Entering a new life stage often requires making changes. Older adults tend to seek new living situations that require fewer household obligations like yard work and seasonal maintenance. If you or a loved one is currently considering a change in residence, you may find that a retirement residence like The Wellington suits your needs. Here, seniors are able to maintain their independence while enjoying an array of amenities and activities. You’ll also find a vibrant community of residents to meet and spend time with. Keep reading to discover some of the entertaining things you can do here.

1. Reading a Book in the Library

For a nice book to sit and read in the cozy library. This is the perfect spot to spend quiet time outside of your residence. It’s also an ideal location to engage in an activity with friends, like putting a puzzle together.

2. Exercising with Your Neighbours/Friends

One of the great benefits of independent living are amenities that allow you to stay active. Our exercise room contains a variety of equipment to accommodate a range of skill levels. So, even in inclement weather, you can maintain your fitness routine.

3. Using the Games Room

In the games room, you can play a strategic game of chess with a partner or gather a group for a board game challenge. It’s also a great place to schedule card night with your pals. In addition, the common lounge area has a shuffle board and pool table for those who prefer more active games. 

4. Spending Quality Time at the Wellness Centre & Spa

When you just need to relax or enjoy some pampering, the wellness centre and spa has you covered. There’s nothing like receiving a soothing treatment to make you feel like a whole new person.

5. Staying Creative in the Crafts Room

Another senior living advantage you can enjoy here is the crafts room. This space lets you express your creativity through an assortment of mediums. It’s a wonderful way to spend your leisure time.

Book a Tour

If all of this sounds appealing to you, why not book a tour at The Wellington Retirement Residence in Medicine Hat, Alberta? A tour allows you to see these amenities for yourself, along with a view of our residences and overview of the services we offer. We look forward to seeing you!