You might think that your best social years are behind you as you get older, like partying in your twenties or hosting dinner parties for friends in your thirties. Friends drift apart and it becomes even harder to make close friends as you get older. But it doesn’t have to be. Moving into independent living, assisted living, or senior living community is the prime time for socialization.
These senior living communities don’t just provide you with a place to live and access to care when you need it, they also create plenty of opportunities for you to socialize with your fellow residents. There are plenty of common spaces for you to mingle and socialize with your neighbors, but these communities also facilitate your social life by arranging a variety of events and activities for you to take part in.
Ensuring residents still have an active and engaging social life is key to keep them happy and healthy. Read more about how continued socialization is good for your mental, physical, and cognitive health.
Social life at Bermuda Village
So, what exactly is on offer when you come to live at Bermuda Village? We organize a varied program of events and activities to suit a range of tastes. Everyone’s different, whether you like quiet evenings watching a movie, more physical activities and games, mentally stimulating activities, or lively parties and events.
Here’s a taster of the different kinds of events and activities you can take part in:
- Coffee hour
- Cocktail hour
- Live music
- Movie nights
- Card games – like bridge and poker
- Fitness classes
- Swimming – indoor, heated pool
- Active games – ping pong, shuffleboard, croquet
- Themed parties
- Chorus group
- Theater trips
This is just the start. Hopefully, there are a few things that catch your fancy on this sample list of activities. We also take feedback and suggestions from our residents, so feel free to request a new club or activity and we’ll see what we can do. Get a taste of what living at Bermuda Village is like – check out our May monthly newsletter to see what activities took place this month. We keep our residents updated each month to make sure they don’t miss out on the events they love.
If you’re looking for an independent living community for you or a loved one, then contact us at Bermuda Village. We always have our residents’ interests in mind and like to encourage a thriving social life for every one of them.