I had a tour at The Gardens of Virginia Beach. My dad will be going there this September. The staff who contacted me was excellent and very pleasant. Everything was fresh looking. The manager knew all the residents by name. I found the place to be very good and not huge but a good size. Their courtyard was huge and...
Smaller rooms yet beautifully decorated facility offering residents a great option. Facility offers a large swimming pool for residents with variety of therapy needs. Great staff to resident ratio offering a wide array of options, including activities and programs. Hotel like environment offering residents a great resort feel. Close to the ocean and offers residents a scenic view.
Friendly staff and the food is very delighting. The program offers a wide variety of activities. Clean and well-lit spaces with courteous staff. The level of cares offered within this facility ranges from independent to total care. Beautiful decorations and a very delightful atmosphere. Clean and fully furnished...
Facility offers independent living and assisted living units. Transportation offered throughout the facility to include shopping trips and outings. Accommodating staff members who offer residents a variety of services. On call nurse provides the needs of each resident on an as needed basis. Price is on the higher end...
Facility offers multiple opportunities for socializing including activities and seminar. This facility in particular is medium-sized offering residents an engaging atmosphere. The staff members are diverse and include males. There are many opportunities to get involved. The Kantor cafe in particular is a unique option...
Located at the mouth of Chesapeake Bay along the Atlantic coast, Virginia Beach is a resort city of about 433,000 residents featuring miles of beautiful sandy beaches and a warm, temperate climate. The area enjoys four distinct seasons, with summertime temperatures averaging about 79°F and mild winters producing a light eight inches of snowfall each year.
Virginia Beach senior living offers retirees affordable coastal living with recreational activities, world-class dining and accessible public transportation.
Virginia Beach Attractions
According to the Guinness Book of Records, Virginia Beach is home to the longest pleasure beach in the world, and residents of Virginia Beach senior living may visit the hundreds of shops and restaurants along its waterfront, perhaps taking in one of the dozens of annual festivals held there.
The City of Virginia Beach operates a number of senior centers out of existing recreation and community buildings throughout the city. Residents of Virginia Beach senior living age 60 and older who have a recreation center membership card are eligible for low-cost transportation from their home to the center, making it both easy and affordable for seniors to take part in classes and activities.
The Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia organization also provides programs for residents aged 60 or better. This organization coordinates wellness activities such as blood pressure monitoring and fitness classes, and offers weekly lunch clubs at many area locations.
Virginia Beach Medical Facilities
Senior living in Virginia Beach and the surrounding Hampton Roads metropolitan area offers access to 26 hospitals including Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital, a nationally ranked facility and home to the region’s only Level III trauma center.
Residents of Virginia Beach senior living enjoy the benefit of discounted fares on the Hampton Roads Transit (HRT) system using the Half-Fare ID card. Public transit in the area is well-developed, and includes surface buses, light rail trains and the unique, 150-passenger paddlewheel ferries that cross the Elizabeth River.
Persons with physical disabilities can also use the HRT Handi-Ride lift-equipped van service, which operates 365 days a year and provides door-to-door transportation throughout the region.
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