Why McCrite Plaza Senior Living Isn’t A Step Down From Living At Home. It’s An Upgrade!

Have you or your loved ones reached the golden years and are contemplating the next steps for living arrangements? There’s a need to debunk a myth right away—moving into a senior independent living community like McCrite Plaza is not a downgrade from living at home. In fact, it’s a lifestyle upgrade that adds zest to your years. So, forget those outdated stereotypes, and let’s dive into the perks.

The Comforts of Home, Plus So Much Moresenior-living-retirement-homes-Topeka-Kansas-City

First of all, let’s talk about comfort. McCrite Plaza offers apartment homes that are basically your dream Pinterest board come to life—spacious layouts, modern designs, and all the amenities you’d expect. They’ve got a maintenance team on call, so you can say goodbye to Sunday afternoons spent trying to figure out how your lawnmower works. Instead, why not use that time to discover a new hobby or rekindle an old one? Pottery, anyone?

The Social Advantage


Living at home can sometimes lead to feelings of isolation, especially for those who have lost a spouse or live far from family. McCrite Plaza offers an instant community of friends. You’ll never run out of activities, whether it’s movie nights, game nights, or just chilling in the communal areas. Remember, friendships aren’t just for the young; they are the spice of life at every age.

Food, Glorious Food!

Tired of cooking for one? Or maybe you’ve been relying on the grandkids to introduce you to the wonders of DoorDash. At McCrite Plaza, culinary delights are part of the package. With on-site restaurants offering a variety of menus, every meal becomes an event to look forward to.

Kansas City & Topeka Vibes

Being in the heart of Kansas City and Topeka means that you’re never far from the action. You can catch a Royals or Chiefs game, explore the local museums, or even join organized outings to community events. After all, life should be about experiences, not just existence.

Safety First

Now, safety isn’t a sexy topic, but it’s an essential one. At McCrite Plaza, there’s 24/7 security and medical assistance on call. That peace of mind is something you can’t put a price on.

Aging Like a Fine Wine


Getting older is a fact of life, but how we do it is up to us. McCrite Plaza provides an environment that fosters personal growth, social interactions, and a sense of community, all wrapped up in a comfortable, secure setting.

A Smorgasbord of Amenities

From fitness centers designed with seniors in mind to hobby rooms and educational opportunities, you’ll find that McCrite Plaza isn’t just a place to live; it’s a place to thrive.

If you’re at the stage where you’re considering your living options, you owe it to yourself to check out McCrite Plaza in Kansas City and Topeka. It’s not just about swapping your current home for another; it’s about elevating your life. So why settle for good when you could have GREAT?

Let’s drop the notion that senior living is a step-down. At McCrite Plaza, it’s unquestionably a step up. See for yourself!

Call us in Briarcliff-Kansas City at (816) 888-7930 or (785) 267-2960 in Topeka, or complete the contact form to schedule a tour, have lunch, and see everything available for seniors!

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