The Pros and Cons of Moving into Independent Living during Coronavirus

Mom and Dad, both in their eighties, had been planning moving into an Independent Living community this spring before the pandemic. Now they’re afraid, but at the same time, they haven’t left their home in three months, are not eating well and seem to be cognitively declining. What are the pros and cons of Independent Living in an era of coronavirus?

Great question. You’re not alone. And unfortunately, you’re trying to answer a critical question at a time when information is constantly changing. I reached out to several Independent Living communities, including Victoria Sosa, of The Cambridge at Brier Creek, to better understand the pros and cons of moving at this time.

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