by Burt Constable | Daily Herald | As a boy during World War II in Odense, Denmark, Steen Metz didn’t know he was Jewish until Nazi soldiers dragged his family to a concentration camp. “I remember the Nazi soldiers marching up and down the streets,” says Metz, now 82 and living…
You’ve prepared for it all your life . . . with all that you’ve accomplished, dreamed of and planned for. Now is the time to embrace The Fine Art of Retirement® at The Garlands.
Here, you’ll have the opportunity and time to challenge yourself, play, entertain, travel, maintain your health, serve and, in short, do whatever you desire – all in the comfort of a beautiful home, with convenient services at the ready and surrounded by people you’ll be happy to call “neighbor.” Plus, an exceptional continuum of on-site healthcare services gives you more control over life’s decisions today and in the future.
“What impresses me most, besides the physical beauty, is the friendly atmosphere. Everyone you pass in the hallway is on a first-name basis. There is a real sense of community at The Garlands.”
“We enjoy meeting new neighbors and find the range of talents, interests and accomplishments of those living at The Garlands to be constantly stimulating.”
“We searched across the country for a retirement community we’d be happy to call home. We love The Garlands quality and the opportunity to be closer to family.”
A diverse selection of sizes and styles makes it easy to find a floor plan that fits your personal preferences. Premier flooring, cabinetry, fixtures and countertops make it a residence of the finest quality. Your own decorating makes it home.
“Standards” commitment to quality.
“Innovator Award” for The Garlands lifestyle program
“Pillars of Industry Best” For-Sale Multifamily Community of the Year
Excellence in whole-person wellness programming while promoting more vital aging for 50-plus adults
Earned a perfect overall 5-star rating for three consecutive years
“America’s Best” status
Proud recipient of the 2010 Council of Barrington Garden Club’s most prestigious award
The Garlands exceeds the 90th percentile, significantly above national benchmarks
“The Future of Design” recognition in housing for the aging population
FOR AN UPCOMING EVENT
There is always something GOING ON at The Garlands.
The Garlands Lifelong Learning Center provides educational opportunities to stimulate the mind and enlighten the soul. Browse exhibits at The Gallery at The Garlands, enjoy an opera series, join the book club or teach a class – the opportunities are endless.
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