Not only does Nanaimo attract young professionals, adventurers and families, but Nanaimo is also considered one of the most desirable places to retire. The moderate climate, abundance of outdoor activities, shopping and restaurants and the trademark ‘healthy living’ that Islanders boast are some of Nanaimo’s biggest appeals as a retirement destination.
For the recently retired, Nanaimo is an outdoor playground. Days are filled with day trips in and around the island, kayaking, hiking, dining and shopping. Lower housing costs increase Nanaimo’s desirability by also making Nanaimo an affordable place to live and retire. Ever dream of retiring on an ocean front estate or ocean view condo? It’s possible (and affordable) here in Nanaimo!
For those retirees who require a little bit of care or a lot of care, Nanaimo has a number of great care facilities. Options for home help care, retirement housing or long term care facilities are plentiful and easily accessible.
As Nanaimo’s population is characterized by a large portion of their population in the baby boomer’s and retirement stage, there are a number of resources and amenities for seniors by the City of Nanaimo as well as independent organizations. Senior’s groups and recreation centres provide seniors with many opportunities to live an active, social and healthy lifestyle.
Whether you are considering retiring in Nanaimo yourself, or you would like to have your parents retire here with you, Nanaimo is a top retirement destination.
The below links will assist you in finding resources for senior’s in Nanaimo. Please contact me if you require further information or assistance.