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June 2, 2022

Ways to Enjoy Retirement Living

When many people think about retirement, they idealize a happy and stress-free life. Retirement offers the freedom to do whatever you want whenever you want. However, with so much free time comes the responsibility to manage it resourcefully. To help you enjoy retirement living to the fullest, we’ve put together a few ways to manage and allocate your time.

Establish a New Routine

It can be difficult to establish a new daily routine. However, having a regular schedule can help you stay relaxed and in control of your life. Take this time to identify new hobbies and activities you enjoy. Decide on one or two things you want to do each day, and stick to it. Set a sleep schedule to ensure you’re thoroughly rested at night. Learn how to manage your free-time and participate in a routine that helps prevent you from getting bored.

Get Involved in Activities

Now is the time to discover more about yourself and new opportunities for things to enjoy. What is something you have always wanted to try? Did you lose your passion for anything sometime along the way? Try to explore activities that challenge your mind or involve physical activity. Here at Sunset Senior Living, we offer many different activities to keep our residents engaged and having fun. From live music performances to outdoor games, staying actively involved in activities is a priority for our residents.

Invest in Low-Maintenance Living

Sunset Senior Living Assisted Living, Apartments, and Villas offer hassle-free, independent housing for individuals and families. Our apartments and villas are designed for easy-mobility and maintenance free living. We take away the stress of lawn care and house maintenance so you can focus on doing more of the things you love to do. The following options are available for low-maintenance living:

Assisted Living

Sunset Assisted Living is a brand new apartment-style wing that enables seniors to be as independent as possible while still providing assistance and supervision. Opening soon, Sunset Assisted Living encourages seniors to build connections by staying social with staff and other seniors. Each apartment is handicap accessible, ADA compliant, and provides a kitchenette, private bathroom, and walk-in shower. Interested in Sunset Assisted Living? Give us a call at 217-223-2636 to chat about our options.

Sunset Apartments

Sunset Apartments offer the opportunity to maintain independence and privacy while enjoying an environment that supports daily life and social activities. All one and two bedroom apartments offer a living room, private bath and kitchenette. Apartments come mostly unfurnished but do include a stove and refrigerator. All apartments are handicap accessible with wide doors for easy mobility. For more information on Sunset Apartments, check out the Apartments & Villas tab or give us a call at 217-223-2636.

Sunset Villas

Sunset Villas are perfect for individuals looking to become part of a living community while maintaining maximum independence. With over 1,000 feet of living space, each condo-style apartment offers a comfortable, spacious living area. Each apartment also includes all appliances, access to a basement garage with storage, and elevator service. Sunset Villa living is the ideal option for retirees seeking independence with a desire for additional help and readily available services. Click our Apartments & Villas tab in the navigation bar or give us a call at 217-223-2636 to learn more about Sunset Villas.

Stay Connected

Social interactions with family, friends, and your community are important. With less obligations and more free time, you are able to choose who your interactions are with. Contact your friends and family for regular visits or outings. Volunteer with local charities, animal rescues, youth groups, or any organization you are passionate about. Try looking for local classes to get involved in. Staying connected allows you to enjoy your retirement living with others.

At Sunset Senior Living, we provide services and amenities to help individuals live their best life after retirement. Life becomes whatever you want it to be, and we’re here to help you enjoy it. Contact us today to learn more about no-hassle, maintenance free retirement living.