Housing, living choices explored March 22nd at One Senior Place

(Viera, FL)  March 11, 2013 – Help is on the way for seniors or caregivers debating the question of “where to live?”  One Senior Place in Viera will navigate the maze of Brevard housing alternatives during their annual Senior Living Options Day on Friday, March 22nd from Noon to 5:00 PM.  Attendees to the free event at 8085 Spyglass Hill Road in Viera can win door prizes and enjoy samples of culinary treats by several senior community top chefs during the Celebrity Chef Competition. The first 100 people will be issued Grand Prize tickets for a chance to win a 47″ flat screen television.  The winning ticketholder must be present to win.  The educational event will explore available housing options and local resources, providing tips and strategies for both seniors and senior caregivers. For information or more details, call 321-751-6771 or visit the One Senior Place events calendar at www.OneSeniorPlace.com.

Elder Care professionals will provide a comprehensive overview of the host of living choices available to seniors in a program entitled, “Senior Retirement Living.”  A number of the senior living communities from Brevard’s only Senior Living Options Showroom will be highlighted to illustrate the wide number of alternatives open to seniors.  These include independent living and 55+ communities, assisted living and memory care facilities.  Of particular interest to U.S. military veterans will be a session on benefits designed to help qualifying veterans pay for assisted living.  A discussion on long term care insurance will address whether policies may help pay for in-home care and/or provide benefits for a move to assisted living.

One Senior Place Director, Kathi Ridner notes that the popular Senior Living Options Day event is always a day full of fun and information.

“We try to remove the frustration from what can be an overwhelming array of choices,” said Ridner. “Senior Living Options Day help seniors and their families decide what’s appropriate for their situation.  We’re here to provide resources and help narrow their focus to a manageable list of options.”

 

Senior Living Options Day is one of several major events presented annually by One Senior Place, a marketplace for resources and provider of information, advice, care and on-site services for seniors and their families.  More information about One Senior Place is available at www.OneSeniorPlace.com.

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About One Senior Place– Now in its eighth year, One Senior Place is a marketplace of resources and provider of information, advice, care and on-site services for seniors and their family caregivers in Central and East Central Florida.  Completely unique, One Senior Place at 8085 Spyglass Hill Road in Viera is a one-stop information and mini-mall “revolutionizing the way America shops for elder care and services.”  One Senior Place is home to a wide variety of senior-focused businesses, a resource library and is the site of daily events and activities for seniors.  In 2008, One Senior Place was named Florida’s Small Business of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration.  In Brevard, they were honored as the 2008 Business of the Year by the Melbourne Regional Chamber of Commerce.  A second location, One Senior Place Orlando, opened in Altamonte Springs in February 2012.  More information about One Senior Place and One Senior Place Orlando can be found on the company website at www.OneSeniorPlace.com or by calling 321-751-6771.