Eventually the time comes when the need for greater care for a senior arrives, but many seniors are not yet ready to give up their freedom. This is why independent living in Kamloops is such a great option for Kamloops senior living. Independent living offers important benefits to helping a senior maintain his or her health and wellness.
More Time for Health
Independent living offers an escape from the endless home maintenance and chores of the past. This relief not only relieves the stress and struggle of trying to keep up with these chores, but also frees up time for a new focus on health. Independent living gives seniors lots of opportunities to find and participate in a number of activities, many of which will help to keep them physically and mentally active, an important component in maintaining health.
Social interactions are an extremely important part of overall health. Seniors who feel lonely or isolated also tend to neglect other areas of health and wellness. Independent living communities provide new opportunities for new friendships and social interactions, helping you to feel better, and get more active.
Of course, independent living communities help to put your health care needs into the hands of well trained and caring professionals. In independent living, the worries of remembering to take your medication, get assistance for difficult tasks, or have help on hand in the case of an emergency, is gone. With a 24-hour nursing staff and on-site health services including dental services and physiotherapy, The Hamlets ensures that its residents have everything they need and never have to worry about needing medical care and not getting it.
No longer will seniors have to shovel the sidewalk, rake the leaves, mow the lawn, or have to deal with any of the daily chores associated with owning your own home. Instead, they get to relax and let someone else take care of them.
No more bills
Usually, the rent paid to the facility covers all the extras – heat, water, cable, internet, phone, electricity, etc. Seniors won’t need to worry about the bills anymore.
The extra amenities
More people don’t live in homes that offer full service dining rooms, fitness centres, laundry services, hairdressing salons, and landscaped gardens with trails and fountains. But at The Hamlets at Westsyde, we offer all that and more.
Independent living is an excellent option for seniors, and an important part of maintaining senior health. Once you find a community that meets your needs, you will wonder why you waited so long, and quickly feel healthier and better than ever!