A Landmark Study

Our latest insights into aging well

New research finds that residents in Life Plan Communities like ours have happiness and life satisfaction scores near the top of the range! This finding is from a five-year study based on surveys of 4,100+ residents in 122 Life Plan Communities nationwide. The study is being conducted by Mather Institute and Northwestern University.

More specific findings from the latest Age Well Study include:


Approximately 92% of respondents were highly satisfied with the place where they live.


People were happier and more satisfied when they have a greater sense of community belonging.


Those who are satisfied with their daily life and leisure activities report greater overall happiness.

Download the Age Well Study