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Reimagine Your Life, One Step At A Time.

Whether you're enjoying a work-free lifestyle or have no plans of stopping anytime soon, there's no one-size-fits-all approach to organizing your days or investing your time. Your way is the right way. When you choose to live at The Compass at Springdale Park you can compare the costs and discover that it's not just about saving money; it's about embracing a lifestyle where flexibility and peace of mind coexist seamlessly at our active adult community in Richmond, Virginia


Affordability takes on a new meaning when you only pay for what you truly want and need.

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Perfectly Sized

While many refer to it as downsizing, at The Compass at Springdale Park, we see it as rightsizing. When a larger home ceases to align with your needs, the allure of maintenance-free apartment living becomes increasingly appealing. Moreover, our expansive community spaces are crafted as seamless extensions of your home, whether for hosting family, entertaining guests, or simply living. The Compass at Springdale Park represents the freedom of residing in a home perfectly sized for the best stage of life.

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55+ Active Adult Living Or Senior Housing

The Compass at Springdale Park provides a distinctive experience in active adult living that goes beyond limitations, offering an unparalleled array of choices. It's a journey of rediscovering possibilities, a new beginning, and a step toward what truly matters, all simultaneously. However, if you have specific health or other personal needs, we encourage exploring different senior living options. Our goal is to facilitate this research and make it easy for you to find the living arrangement that aligns perfectly with your unique requirements.

Throughout the various stages of our lives, our needs evolve. Often, our family homes do not adapt to keep up with these changes. Consequently, finding a living situation that aligns with this new chapter becomes essential as we age. Fortunately, numerous senior housing choices are available, each meticulously designed to accommodate diverse circumstances and needs.

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How to Find the Right Senior Housing Solution

When determining which type of senior housing will best serve your needs, asking a few key questions is important.

Do you value your independence? Various senior housing options cater to different service levels. Active, independent adults who require no assistance often find Active Adult communities to be an attractive choice. On the other hand, those in need of daily assistance or care may explore alternative housing options.

What are your preferred activities? Are you passionate about golf and looking for access to courses? Would you prefer a daily workout at the gym? Each Active Adult Community offers unique layouts and amenities. Additionally, there are various types of living spaces to consider. When exploring your options, inquire about class schedules and activity rosters to ensure that your interests align with the community's offerings.

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55+ Active Adult Living Communities

are renowned for their resort-style amenities, offering an ideal lifestyle for those ready to transition to convenient, turnkey living. These communities are designed for individuals who want to sell their houses and embrace a vibrant lifestyle. The features of these communities include state-of-the-art fitness facilities, swimming pools, yoga classes, and a diverse range of activities, from continuing education to cooking classes with local chefs. An on-site coordinator organizes these activities, and they are complimentary for residents.

While active adult living communities do not provide daily meals, the apartment homes have fully outfitted gourmet kitchens featuring stainless steel appliances and granite counters.

While these communities do not offer medical care or transportation, the onsite team may provide resource options for these services.

These age-qualified communities prioritize creating a warm, welcoming atmosphere to foster social connections. The active adult lifestyle emphasizes vitality and health, dispelling any notion of an old-age home and highlighting the vibrancy of active seniors.

Independent Living (IL) communities

are well-suited for individuals who can maintain an independent lifestyle yet appreciate access to assistance when required. These communities offer various services encompassing dining, medical care, entertainment, and more. While hospitality services like housekeeping, meals, and laundry may or may not be directly included in the monthly rental, they are generally accessible, providing residents with flexibility based on their preferences and needs.

Assisted Living

is a distinctive blend of residential housing, personalized supportive services, and care. In these settings, residents maintain independent living while receiving consistent support for various daily activities. This assistance covers tasks like dressing, cleaning, housekeeping, maintenance, laundry services, utilities, transportation, meals, and additional care services such as medication management or aid with personal hygiene. The aim is to provide a supportive environment that enables individuals to maintain their independence while receiving the necessary assistance for a comfortable and fulfilling lifestyle.

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Continuing Care Retirement Communities

(CCRCs) are residential campuses offering a comprehensive continuum of care, ranging from independent living to skilled nursing care, all within one location. These communities often require a substantial entrance fee, providing residents with the assurance that they can seamlessly transition through different levels of care as their needs evolve. CCRCs aim to create a supportive environment that allows individuals to age in place, fostering a sense of continuity and stability in their living arrangements

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The Lifestyle You Deserve.