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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in McKinney, TX

Located about 32 miles north of Dallas, McKinney has a lot to offer seniors looking for a friendly, tight-knit community, approximately 191,645 residents, with plentiful cultural and recreational amenities. Known for its tree-lined streets and one of the state’s largest historic districts, McKinney’s charm and laid-back pace is comfortable for older adults who appreciate easy access …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Cheyenne, WY

With Rocky Mountain views and a culture steeped in western tradition, Cheyenne, Wyoming, is a welcoming home for seniors with an intrepid spirit. This bustling city is home to the Wyoming State Museum, Cheyenne Botanic Gardens and the annual Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo, and it’s Wyoming’s largest city and state capital. It’s located about 100 miles …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Allen, TX

With 67 town parks encompassing 1,188 acres of parkland and 68.81 miles of trails, Allen, Texas, is a suburban oasis for seniors within the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. Allen is located about 30 miles north of downtown Dallas along one of the region’s main thoroughfares, highway 75. This prime location offers seniors convenient access to UT …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Charleston, SC

In historic Charleston, a thriving city on the East Coast, seniors can find entertainment, shopping, and dining opportunities downtown, including the picturesque City Market. Charleston is bounded by Mt. Pleasant to the north and West Ashley to the south. A short drive from the mainland, Folly Beach and the gorgeous Isle of Palms beckon beach lovers. …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Melbourne, FL

Nestled between the Space Coast’s best beaches and Orlando’s world-class entertainment venues, Melbourne proves why Central Florida cities remain retirement favorites. Seniors who settle down in an assisted living community here enjoy a variety of local discounts, such as lower ticket prices at the Kennedy Space Center and a reduced rate for Space Coast Area Transit bus …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Littleton, CO

Littleton was recently called one of the best small cities in America by WalletHub. This Denver suburb is home to just over 48,000 people and more than one in six are seniors. In Historic Downtown Littleton, seniors can browse antique shops, art galleries and restaurants. Another place of interest is Hudson Gardens, a scenic destination …

Top 50 Assisted Living Facilities in Texas

An increasingly popular state for retirement, Texas has a lot of perks for seniors including low costs, warm weather, charming towns, exciting college towns and cities, and seemingly endless opportunities for an active, healthy lifestyle. The fact that Texas does not have state income tax helps retirees keep their wallets full as well. Seniors also …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Arlington, TX

Arlington is conveniently located between Dallas and Fort Worth, but seniors don’t need to travel to find stellar amenities and attractions. This large city, with an estimated population just shy of 400,000, offers plenty to see and do. The University of Texas at Arlington Planetarium is an adventure with its 60-foot diameter dome and state-of-the-art …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Alpharetta, GA

Alpharetta, with an estimated population of 66,255, lies about 60 miles south of the Northeast Georgia Mountains Region and approximating 30 miles north of vibrant Atlanta. Seniors can easily choose between exploring the scenic natural beauty and small-town charm of the mountain region or sampling the world-class amenities in Atlanta, the state’s capital. When they’d rather stay …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Long Beach, CA

As part of the Los Angeles metropolitan area, the charter city of Long Beach is the seventh most populous city in California with an estimated 467,354 residents. Seniors can find much to love about this SoCal coastal city’s numerous waterfront attractions. The permanently docked RMS Queen Mary, now a 347-room hotel, is a great place to …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Mesa, AZ

This bustling suburb located about 20 miles east of Phoenix is the third-largest city in Arizona with an estimated population of nearly 509,000. The area’s attraction to seniors is evident by the sizable 65-and-over population and accounts for 16.1% of Mesa’s residents. Kiplinger includes Mesa on its list of 10 small or midsize cities that offer retirees first-class …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Burlington, VA

With approximately 43,000 residents, scenic Burlington, Vermont, is the state’s most populous city and its cultural hub. Here, seniors can visit the expansive Shelburne Museum, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts and the prestigious University of Vermont, whose youthful student population furthers the city’s creative and invigorating atmosphere. Additionally, Burlington borders the eastern shore of Lake Champlain, a source of outdoor sports, such as boating, fishing and nature watching. …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Providence, RI

Located at the head of Narragansett Bay in eastern Rhode Island, Providence offers seniors a laid-back coastal lifestyle combined with all the amenities of a state capital. Providence is divided into 15 thriving neighborhoods, and each district has its own distinct personality and attractions. From its vibrant downtown, which serves as the city’s commercial hub, …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Manchester, NH

Located in southern New Hampshire near the Massachusetts border, Manchester lies in the valley of the Merrimack River and is surrounded by rolling, wooded hills. Recreation-loving seniors can find 900 acres of city-maintained parks, swimming pools, playgrounds and a public beach as well as several sports complexes. Boston and Salem are only about an hour’s …

The Safest, Easiest to Use Tablets for Seniors

COVID-19 Update: Many caregivers and seniors are searching for ways to support and connect with their loved ones while maintaining isolation and social distancing guidelines. We’ve compiled a list of 10 essential products to help older adults stay happy, healthy and connected, whether they are aging in place at home or in an assisted living …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Mission Viejo, CA

One of the largest master-planned communities in the country, Mission Viejo claims an estimated population of about 95,200. This Orange County commuter city takes good care of its senior residents who make up over 19% of its population. The Senior Dial-A-Taxi program offers 24/7 transportation to citizens aged 60 and over with free round trip service to all …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Mobile, AL

The site of the nation’s first Mardi Gras, Mobile, Alabama, offers seniors a lively culture of friendly neighbors, southern charm, and vibrant celebrations. In this city that’s home to just under 190,000 residents, the colorful carnival season lasts for weeks, giving seniors ample opportunities each year to various festivities, including attending masquerade balls and riding on floats. …

Announcing the “Baby Boomer Blues: Which Pills are You Popping” Infographic

We’ve just released our latest infographic: “Baby Boomers Blues: What Pills are You Popping?” The infographic takes a look at some of the most common health issues  senior citizens and Baby Boomers deal with on a daily basis (from Hypertension to Erectile Disfunction) and the specific medications they use to help deal with and ease …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Billings, MO

Located at the foot of the Ozark Mountains, the small city of Billings in Christian County, Missouri, is part of the Springfield metropolitan area. With about 1,100 residents, Billings offers seniors a rural environment and a friendly community. Springfield is about 20 miles northeast, and the state’s third-largest city provides older adults with leading-edge health …

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Jackson, MI

Located about 75 miles west of Detroit in South Central Michigan, Jackson offers seniors a lush landscape of rolling hills and protected forestland. This small Midwestern city has 22 public parks and miles of hiking trails where seniors can spy many of the region’s native bird species. Jackson also boasts 125 lakes, which provide plenty of opportunities …