Spotlight on Independent Living in the Pacific Northwest

By Michelle Seitzer / Posted on 02 July 2012

In a traditionally hot summer month like July, our thoughts may turn to cooler places. Maybe the fresh mountain air, regular rain, and shady forest floors of the Pacific Northwest come to mind. Seniors considering a retirement move — whether a major relocation or a local transition — may want to explore these independent living options in Oregon and Washington:

Destination: Seattle, WA
Community: Bridge Park
Provider: Holiday Retirement
Located in Northwestern Seattle and just minutes from dining, healthcare and shopping, Bridge Park independent living provides residents with a resort style setting and plenty of amenities. Explore it here.

Destination: Shoreline, WA
Community: Cristwood Retirement Community
Provider: CRISTA Senior Living
Boasting a forested 55-acre campus close to downtown Seattle and the Puget Sound, Cristwood also offers assisted living, skilled nursing, and Alzheimer’s care in addition to independent living. Explore it here.

Destination: Portland, OR
Community: Russellville Park
Provider: Leisure Care
A convenient, centralized location, an extensive list of amenities (including free weekly happy hour), excellent service, and various care options (assisted living, memory care, retirement living) make Russellville Park a great choice for seniors who want it all. Explore it here.

Destination: Hillsboro, OR
Community: Rock Creek
Provider: Holiday Retirement
Set outside of the Portland city limits in scenic Hillsboro, Rock Creek independent living is a community surrounded by exciting leisure and recreation opportunities. Explore it here.



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