You should spend your golden years living out that golden lifestyle you’ve always envisioned for yourself. For instance, have you ever imagined living in a sunny, carefree locale where you can enjoy soaking up the sun while taking in the breathtaking views surrounding you? Or what about socializing with your neighbors at the weekly farmers’ market down the street?
Whatever your heart’s desire, you’re sure to find it living at our assisted living community located in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona. BridgeWater Assisted Living prides itself on bringing you quality of life paired with top-of-the-line care. Here’s what’s in store for you when you decide to make your home here.
If you want to spend your retirement years kicking back, relaxing, and basking in the sunlight, then Phoenix, Arizona, is the perfect place for you. In fact, US News & World Report rated Phoenix as one of the best places to live, as well as one of the best places to retire. The ranking was based on a variety of factors, including desirability, value, and quality of life.
The US News article cites many reasons for the high ranking, including the fact that “the Greater Phoenix area sees more sunshine than any other metro area in the country.” In fact, Maricopa County has on average about 300 days of sunshine each year.
Some even tout the health benefits of living in Phoenix, arguing that the warm, arid climate can improve a number of health conditions. After all, vitamin D, which comes from the sun’s rays, can reduce your risk for certain diseases, such as cancer and multiple sclerosis. Research has also shown that vitamin D can improve cognitive function, suggesting that the desert climate is ideal for the mind, body, and spirit.
It’s hardly surprising then that the Arizona Department of Health Services reports the average life expectancy of Arizona residents is higher than the national average. And Maricopa County fares even better, with the average life expectancy just over 80 years of age. Since life expectancy is usually a good indicator of the overall health of a population, where you decide to make your home will likely have an impact on your health outcomes.
The US News and World Report also notes that, “Phoenix is the best place to get a sampling of all the state has to offer.” One of the reasons Phoenix is a go-to spot for retirees is because it’s an urban oasis, offering everything from art galleries and museums to fine dining and sports stadiums, and everything in-between. You’ll have lots of activities to choose from to help you stay active and busy when you decide to make your home here.
Speaking of an urban oasis, BridgeWater offers its own relaxing escape. If you don’t anticipate leaving our community often, we’ve got you covered with modern amenities guaranteed to keep you entertained. When you stay at our Midtown Phoenix assisted living community, you’ll have access to an on-site movie theatre, library, hair salon, and a bistro coffee lounge. You can even grab your coffee to-go and sip it in our outdoor courtyard.
If you do decide you want to get out and explore the town, we offer transportation to help you get around. We’re located just a short distance from restaurants, shopping, sports, the theatre, churches, healthcare services, and so much more. You have just about everything you need at your fingertips.
Need some help deciding what to do first? Check out this guide to the downtown Phoenix area. Whether you want to stroll the local farmers’ market or visit a historical site, you’ll find what you’re looking for here.
At BridgeWater, we pride ourselves on offering an urban lifestyle at affordable rates. When you decide to stay with us, you can enjoy lively downtown activities while surrounded by beautiful mountain views and a breathtaking scenic landscape. Stay busy and active, or simply kick back and relax. At BridgeWater, the choice is entirely yours.
From arts and culture to sports games and leisurely activities, Phoenix is a vibrant city with lots to offer. But just as important is the vibrant, thriving community that calls Phoenix home. BridgeWater understands the importance of community, and our people are at the heart of everything we do. That’s why we make it our priority to help our residents become civically engaged.
We’re doing that by creating ways for our residents to participate in local civic affairs, engage in local community events, and give back through philanthropic projects. We want you to enjoy your retirement years by living life to its fullest. By engaging with and giving back to our local community, we feel a sense of pride and purpose. We hope you feel the same by taking part in the unique opportunities we’re able to provide here.
Another great advantage of making your home at BridgeWater is that you can be as independent and active as you’d like. If you need more assistance, on the other hand, we’re here to provide as much support as needed. Your lifestyle and care will be completely customized according to your needs. Take part in one of our organized activities or carve out your own path by scheduling your own outings. Dine in at our community dining room or enjoy a night out on the town with family and friends. The options are endless.
At BridgeWater, you control your schedule and lifestyle. We’re simply here to provide the care you need while helping you make the most of assisted living in Phoenix, Arizona. If you’re ready to make your home with us, give us a call. We want to help you live your best life in your golden years.