The Garlands celebrates a proud legacy of offering older adults the finest resort-style services, convenient amenities, stunning homes, and great friends with whom to enjoy it.

Here you’ll have the opportunity to do whatever you desire . . . all in the comfort of a beautiful home, with convenient services and access to exceptional on-site healthcare services that give you more control over life’s decisions today and in the future.


A Command Performance

With decades of experience under your belt, now is the perfect time to take center stage – travel, get fit, learn, perform, explore, and meet new friends who share your passions.

At The Garlands, you’ll find the companions, means, and freedom to turn your retirement dreams into retirement realities.

TOP 10 REASONS We Chose The Garlands

(from the people who know best!)

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2023 Custom Homes

Ask about our 2023 custom two-bedroom homes featuring our most popular floor plans, up-to-date motifs, and timeless design.

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One-of-a-kind Homes

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.

Destination Retirement
Moving from far and near to call Barrington “home”

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Therapeutic Programming Packs a Punch

Beyond physical fitness and good times, Garlands health and wellness programming offers significant therapeutic value as well. For example, regular Mindful Meditation sessions, led by the Venerable Bhante Sujatha, a Buddhist monk, are a great way to boost mood and practice selfcare, and bi-weekly Exercise for Diabetes classes followed by…

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Ask the Expert: Senior Living 101

For most people, understanding the ins and outs of senior living options is riddled with preconceptions or uncharted territory. Today’s older adults and their families have many options from which to choose. Each option offers unique points of differentiation, and understanding the details can be key to planning ahead to…

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