“There’s always activity, but you can always have your privacy. It’s the best place in America to live.”
“We really have two generations of people living here. It’s a wonderful gift for both generations. We are involved together, and it gives a richness to living.”
-Dr. Pat Gifford
“When I added up all my numbers - house cleaning, pool, gas, electric, Internet, security system, and 30 days of dinners - the difference was $20 per month.”
“I’m living in an environment with wonderful people at the same stage of life. There’s a sense of community here.
“It’s a very full life without the physical responsibilities of a house. There are so many things to do every week. It’s a very enriched kind of living.”
“It’s a real lesson in how to grow older and to be active and involved, it’s inspiring to me.”
“The residents really run the place. We have the final word through our elected representatives on what happens. It makes a huge difference; it's what makes Laurelmead the place it is.”