If you’re looking for a place to call home after retirement or trying to help your parents find a community to move into after downsizing the family home, you may have seen mentions online of the advantages of living in a 55+ active adult retirement community. But what is an active adult community, and what sets it apart from other retirement living options?
Here at Lazy Acres, we pride ourselves on being so much more than just your typical senior living or retirement community, but there are some things that most 55+ active adult communities, Lazy Acres included, have in common. When you’re looking for an active adult retirement community, community is often the active word. You’d like to live in a welcoming neighborhood full of like-minded people who share many of your own interests. We’ve got that in spades here at Lazy Acres, and our weekly get-togethers and special events give you a great opportunity to meet your new neighbors or spend time with old friends. Tim and Karen Savage are not only the founders of Lazy Acres, but also the caretakers, and we take great pride in our beautifully maintained and welcoming community.
Besides community, the most important word for many of the people who seek out an active adult community after retirement is active. Life doesn’t end at 55, after all, and there are a lot of activities to do within a very short distance of Lazy Acres in Belton, MO. While residents of Lazy Acres enjoy all the comfort and charm of a small town, the amenities of the big city are never far away. Lazy Acres active adult community is just a short drive from Kansas City and the surrounding suburbs, which means that our residents can enjoy the museums, shopping, dining, night life, and other conveniences of the city before returning to their cozy hideaway in Lazy Acres.
The best 55+ active adult retirement communities also provide you with affordable and comfortable housing options and easy access to top-quality medical care. Belton, Missouri offers excellent care at the Belton Regional Medical Center, but Lazy Acres is also just a short drive away from some of the best clinics, hospitals, and medical professionals in the region, including the University of Kansas Hospital.
So, what is an active adult retirement community? It’s a place filled with friendly faces, affordable housing, good access to great medical care, and plenty of things to do, no matter what your interests. More than any of that, though, it’s a place to call home. And at Lazy Acres, home is one of the friendliest places to live in Kansas or Missouri. Come see us!
For more information about the Lazy Acres active adult community in Belton, feel free to contact owners Tim and Karen Savage at (816) 331-4886 during regular business hours. If you prefer, you may complete our online contact form at any time.