Independent Living in Brooklyn, NY

What does Independent Living in Brooklyn, NY have to offer you and your loved one?

If a senior is looking for housing bknythat allows them to be independent and live in community with their peers, independent living may be for you. There are many independent living options available in Brooklyn, NY, including Active Adult Communities, Retirement Communities, Senior Apartments, Continuing Care Retirement Communities, Senior Villages and Affordable Senior Housing (HUD). When living in these communities independence is one of the communities' main priority. 

The Facts about Independent Living in Brooklyn, NY

Independent living communities host housing for seniors who want to remain independent but live in a senior based community. When a senior lives in these type of communities they must be in good health as most of these communities do not provide medical services. Independent living communities also offer common amenities such as housekeeping, salon services and transportation. In some communities an additional monthly fee for amenities may be required. 

Brooklyn, NY Independent Living Communities

There are 104 different Independent Living communities in Brooklyn. One is sure to fit the needs of you and your family. See below or click to view a list of the Independent Living communities in Brooklyn, NY. There are many types of Independent Living Communities all offering different services & amenities. The options include:

Active Adult Communities are communities with homes for sale. Most offer a clubhouse where a variety of activities are offered. Services such as landscaping, maintenance & housekeeping are usually offered as well.

Senior Apartments are living units with an age requirement, offering limited additional services. Most have a clubhouse where groups meet for activities, and some offer transportation to planned activities & events.

Retirement Communities offer independent living with amenities such as meals, transportation and activities included in the monthly fee.

Continuing Care Retirement Community ( CCRC) offer independent living along with assisted living and nursing care in a single setting. You can start on the independent level and progress as need be, staying on one campus. These communities normally require an entry fee and offer a living unit, meals, and health care up to the nursing level.

Affordable Senior Housing is a HUD 202 program that offers rental assistance for seniors who meet the requirements of the federal program

Senior Villages are a newer concept in most major cities, where members pay an annual fee for the coordination of volunteers to provide older residents with services that help them live independently.

The Area

Brooklyn, NY is the largest borough in New York City with a population of about 2.6 million. While in Brooklyn you can visit many interesting sites such as the Brooklyn Bridge, Prospect Park, Coney Island and The Barclays Center. Other Borough and cities that are near Brooklyn include Queens, The Bronx, Jersey City, NJ, and many more. In the Brooklyn area their are hundreds of medical complexes and hospital areas for you to choose from.  Brooklyn, NY will surely provide you and your loved one with all of your needs.

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