Whether looking for a relaxing retirement or to continue an active lifestyle, New Jersey continuing care retirement communities offer seniors many entertainment options, such as amusement parks, arts and culture centers that offer dance, drama, and musical performances, and also quick access to major medical and shopping centers. A continuing care retirement community in the Garden State also provides many transportation options, whether one decides to take the bus or train, the New Jersey Turnpike, or hop on a ferry ride. There are numerous ways to get to where you are going in New Jersey.

For seniors looking to revive their youth, New Jersey boasts many theme parks close to a continuing care community. In Jackson, seniors can revitalize their youth at Six Flags Great Adventure Park, or take the grandchildren when they are visiting for a family adventure.

Also, New Jersey continuing care retirement communities in Jackson are only an hour from the Jersey Shore, where you can take the grandchildren for a picnic on the beach. Add to this that continuing care communities here boast a small town atmosphere close to big city facilities, and many include extra security for one’s peace of mind. Plus, despite higher housing costs in much of the state, Jackson holds some more affordable housing options for seniors on a budget.

Many of these retirement communities are gated, as well, for added security, like some of the retirement homes found in Encore. Located roughly an hour from mid-town Manhattan, Encore is another great choice for busy seniors who want relaxation, close amenities, and fun at their fingertips. In some cases, you won’t have to stray far from your community to find just this, as many include recreation centers where dancing, arts and crafts, and other recreational activities take place, and some communities will even house a fitness area to help seniors keep active and in shape.

For busy seniors considering retirement in New Jersey, there is a continuing care community that can meet the needs of their active lifestyle. Please click below to browse a range of retirement communities in NJ.

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