Touring a Retirement Community: What to Look For

December 5, 2017


People are out and about and are engaging with each other
Many of the residents match your level of function and energy

What's Around-

Area has plenty of shopping and entertainment opportunities nearby
Campus has internal and external shuttle services
Convenience shopping is within a short drive
Hospitals, urgent care sites, and health care professionals are nearby

Campus Grounds-

Well-maintained grounds and building exteriors and interiors
Plenty of walkways and/or golf cart trails
Plenty of well-maintained common spaces and rooms to meet and gather
Resident events and programs both on and off campus are offered

Residential Living Spaces-

Updated residences or community is renovating and will share renovation plans
Residences have assistive features such as grab bars and emergency pull cords
Rooms are bright and spacious enough for your furniture


Friendly staff throughout the community
Staff is dressed and speaks professionally
Staff members answer questions knowledgeably and are enthusiastic about their work

Come check us out. Give Rob a call at 828-465-8519. Visit Abernethy Laurels today- ask for a personal tour!