Kara Waite, Activities & Events Coordinator

At Equinox Village we view Wellness as the ability and capacity to engage in a purpose-filled and enjoyable life.

Our Wellness & Activity Staff sets out to foster purpose-filled opportunities that bring satisfaction to the lives of those that live and visit here.

Wellness has many dimensions, all of which are available in our community.

Intellectual

Michelangelo at age 87 said, “I’m still learning.”

  • Lifelong learning classes
  • Cultural, art and performance activities
  • Current event discussion groups
  • Book Club
  • Mah Jong & Bridge instruction

Emotional & Spiritual

“Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter." ~Mark Twain

  • Support Groups: Caregiver Group
  • Informal circle of friends: Knitting group
  • Prayer Group (non-denominational)
  • Virtual Church Service
  • Yoga & Tai chi
  • Meditation & Reflection

Social

"Everyday interactions we have with other people are definitely contagious, in terms of happiness." ~Nicholas A. Christakis

  • Clubs and committees: Resident Council, Gardening, Bridge, Teas, Pub Nights
  • Family Gatherings
  • Group events & Activities

Physical

"Take care of your body, it’s the only place you have to live.” ~John Rohn

  • Exercise Classes 5 days/week (balance, strength, flexibility, agility)
  • Nutrition (Farm-to-table, nutritious menu options)
  • Spa, Massage & Acupuncture
  • Fitness Center
  • Personal training options
  • Walking (indoors & out)
  • Vaccine & Foot clinics

Equinox Village believes in residents maintaining their health and remaining independent for as long as possible.

Using the community’s wellness amenities, programs and services is the perfect way to enjoy good health and have fun.

Wellness Amenities Include:

  • Fitness Center featuring a treadmill, stationary bike, recumbent elliptical trainer, rowing machine, flat screen television, audio equipment, and remote video monitoring
  • Exercise Room for scheduled fitness classes
  • Swim Spa with variable settings
  • Indoor and outdoor walking
  • Massage Suite and staff massage therapist and acupuncturist
  • Beauty Salon and staff cosmetologist

Wellness Programs Include:

  • Scheduled fitness classes, including Chair Yoga, Get Balanced, Stretch & Strength and Tai Chi
  • Regular foot clinics
  • Health-related workshops and seminars
  • One-on-one consultations
  • Lifeline and File of Life services

Customization is an important part of the Equinox Village philosophy.

The staff Wellness Coordinator is available to consult with residents and their families and to coordinate the use of local health services when necessary. Services include community healthcare professionals, excellent home healthcare providers, regional hospitals and rehabilitation facilities.

If you have needs or wants that aren’t available, our wellness coordinator will work with you to determine best plan of action.

Your friends and family will admire your joie de vivre!

Prospective residents who decide to reside at Equinox Village are asked to place a deposit equal to 10 percent of the entry fee to reserve the apartment of their choice. The deposit is applied to the entry fee when the resident moves to Equinox Village.

Open the Doorway to a New Beginning

We are the premier retirement community you’ve been looking for.

The best way to experience the Equinox Village lifestyle is to schedule a visit and see for yourself why we are so proud of our beautiful setting, and so highly regarded in the community for our unsurpassed service and tradition of excellence.

To schedule an in-person visit, or a virtual tour via FaceTime, Skype or Zoom please:

Virtual Tours Available!

Would You like to Schedule a Tour? Get in Touch.

  • Tours are available from 8am to 5pm by appointment.

    We will call you to confirm, as we cannot guarantee your preferred time prior to chatting on the phone.

    We look forward to meeting you!