No matter what age we are, we are all in the need of some type of fun on a regular basis. Having fun and keeping active helps keep our minds sharp and our bodies healthy. Maintaining a positive mindset helps us stay engaged in our daily lives and makes daily living more that just merely existing. We area all require fun and excitement to make our lives meaningful and full of joy.
As we get older, our need for assistance with getting through daily chores and necessities may increase, and that leaves many of us deciding to make the leap and move into an assisted living community. This move may cause some anxiety about what that means for one’s day-to-day life. Will moving into an assisted living community mean that all the fun and joy stops? Absolutely not. There is lots of fun to be had while living in an assisted living community with your peers.
At Yuma Senior Living, there are numerous daily activities to add enjoyment and fun to each resident’s day. If you are looking for an assisted living community in Yuma AZ, consider Yuma Senior Living. Residents find a multitude of fun activities to enjoy while receiving the help and care they need on a daily basis.
Lots of Group Classes to Choose From
As we age, we often spend more time at home than we would prefer, as driving becomes more difficult, or we might not feel comfortable traveling after dark. By moving into an assisted living community, those who were more isolated may now find their worlds opening up with many more group activities on site.
Assisted living in Yuma, AZ offers more to its residents than being stuck at home. At Yuma Senior Living, there are group classes and events to attend with other like-minded individuals, such as exercise classes, reading groups, art classes, movie nights, and more.
Field Trips and Outings
Assisted living communities often offer transportation services to local shops, parks, events, and volunteer opportunities, making excursions and community access much more convenient and available that when living alone without the ability to drive. Moving into assisted living can help those who previously felt isolated in their homes be able to enjoy the world around them.
Having the freedom to get into the world can help increase feelings of purpose and life enjoyment. Maintaining a sense of connection with the community is a wonderful way to help keep seniors in a positive state of mind, which, in turn, helps strengthen cognitive function.
For those who care for a furry companion, you might be wondering if you will need to rehome your pet prior to moving into an assisted living community. Rest assured, Yuma Senior Living is a pet-friendly community and welcomes your furry family member as part of our community. Pets are a great way to stay active and are an important part of the family.
Ready to learn more about assisted living in Yuma, AZ? At Yuma Senior Living, we offer Independent, Assisted and Memory Care living options. We also offer 24-hour on-site care staff and weekly housekeeping in a tranquil and safe environment. Simply give us a call at (928) 388-6858, and our Community Ambassador will schedule an onsite tour at your convenience.