Why Are Activities Important for Older Adults?

Are you thinking about retiring to Florida from Indiana? If so, you’ll want to make sure you find a 55+ community that will help you get settled in and avoid the feelings of isolation that older adults may encounter when they relocate after retirement. Often, retirees focus on all the fun things they plan to do in retirement – and there’s nothing wrong with that! – but forget to consider the need to connect with other people.

This is a recognized problem. In fact, experts say an increasing number of older adults are experiencing health problems related to social isolation, and moving away from family and friends puts them at a higher risk. This is why the retirement community you choose to call home should have plenty of group activities to help foster a sense of camaraderie and belonging.

Hyde Park in Winter Garden, FL, Has the Solution

At Hyde Park, a gated community of high-quality manufactured homes for active adults 55 and older, we offer numerous planned activities for our residents, including on-site cooking classes, rock painting, wine-and-paint parties, and theater club. Our spacious community clubhouse complex offers the perfect setting for get-togethers, club meetings, community-wide dances, shows, and other activities that encourage our residents to get to know one another.

What’s more, many of our residents enjoy hopping in their golf carts and traveling a short distance to the bustling Winter Garden Downtown Historic District, where they can enjoy live entertainment, visit museums and shops, and sample delectable cuisine from a wide variety of restaurants, from traditional to ethnic.

Schedule a Visit

We’ll be happy to tell you more about why our 55+ community is a great choice if you’re planning to retire to Florida from Indiana. Or, better yet, why don’t you plan a visit and include a tour of Hyde Park while you’re here? Contact us today, and we’ll be happy to answer your questions and schedule your tour when it’s convenient for you.