Orlando Senior Help Desk

Talk to a Specialist

407-678-9363

421 Montgomery Road #131
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
Email: info@orlandoseniorhelpdesk.org

Continuing Care Retirement

 

Continuing Care Retirement Communities offer independent living, assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing, and rehabilitation all in one facility, allowing your loved one to stay in the same community as his or her needs change.

Consider Your Passions and Hobbies

  • Are exercise programs offered?
  • Are intellectual discussion groups or classes available?
  • What type of social interaction is available?
  • Is there emotional support if needed?
  • Is spiritual support (religious services) offered?
  • Is there a library on premises?
  • Does the community have walking paths?
  • Are there craft and hobby opportunities?
  • Are there opportunities for participation in outside cultural events?

Services

  • Is housekeeping provided; how often?
  • Is there maintenance for your apartment?
  • Is transportation available?
  • Is there a beauty and/or barber shop on premises?
  • Is banking available on premises?

Financial options

  • What are the entrance/buy-in fees?
  • What contracts are required for the community?
  • What monthly expenditures should be expected?
  • What is the average yearly rate increase?

Financial stability

  • Is the community part of a larger organization or independently owned?
  • Does the community have a good financial track record?
  • Does the community have a strong balance sheet?
  • Do they have provisions to keep you if you run out of funds?