DO I STAY OR DO I GO?
Have you found yourself in the "Do I move or do I stay" phase of life? Are you wondering how an independent community could benefit your situation? Has day to day task become harder over time? Do you feel isolated and alone? Do you worry about how you would get help if an emergency situation arose? If you answered yes to any of these questions, it might be time to start looking into community options.Read More
AARP Will Host at City Center Village at 6 hour refresher driver safety course FOR SENIORS- FREE CALL 256-355-6800 TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT
Join us MAY 14TH for a FREE senior drivers safety course. Important facts about medication and driving, reducing distractions, maintaining proper distance, use of technology, handling left turns and age related changes in how to adjust your driving to compensate will all be discussed. Call Jennifer at 256-355-6800 to confirm your spot!Read More
Spring Cook Out Today
Staff enjoying grilling our first cook for the residents by the pool today!Read More
FISHING DAY AT CITY CENTER VILLAGE
MR. GLENN ENJOYED HIS DAY AT THE RIVER! WE ARE ONLY A FEW SHORT BLOCKS. FISHING NOT YOUR THING? NO WORRIES…WE ARE ON ANTIQUE ROW BY THE PARK IN THE HISTORIC DISTRICT OF DECATURRead More
TIME FOR SPRING PLANTING!
MANY THANKS TO THE MASTERSON GARDEN ASSOCIATION FOR BRINGING IN SOME BEAUTIFUL PLANTS TODAY AND HELPING OUR CLUB PLANT THEM!Read More
Easter Decor Contest at City Center Village Senior Community
MRS JEAN BYBEE IS OUR FIRST RESIDENT CONTESTANT TO SUBMIT A BEAUTIFUL EASTER DECORATION TO OUR RECREATION/BANQUET ROOM.Read More
Sons of Liberty Riders Visit Our Veterans
WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK SONS OF LIBERTY RIDERS FOR COMING BY AND VISITING OUR VETERANS TODAY! OUR RESIDENT MR. PAUL THIEL IS FAR RIGHT IN THE GROUP PICTURE WITH THE RIDERS AND TWO OF OUR VETERANS MR. DAVE PROCTOR AND MR RON HILBY ARE PROUD TO SALUTE OUR NEW FLAG PRESENTED BY THE RIDERSRead More
Welcome to our New Residents Mr and Mrs Paul Thiel
Spring is around the corner, however Love is in the Air! Mr. and Mrs. Paul Thiel have joined our community and love the park benches all around our community, the garden areas and the ease to walk and enjoy some sun and fresh air! We are so excited to have all of our sweet couplesRead More
City Center Village's Salon not just for the Ladies!
CITY CENTER OFFERS A FULL ARRAY OF ONSITE SALON SERVICES! Tired of travel, fighting the crowds, not wanting to go out on a rainy day for a hair cut or shampoo and set? At City Center Village’s all inclusive service community, you are always near a salon! Our men also enjoyed the convenience of “village”Read More
Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays
MRS RUBY THOMPSON AND SANTA! RESIDENT HOLIDAY PARTY 2018 WISHING OUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HOLIDAY!Read More
Two Bed/Two Bath Ground Floor Now Open!
Dear Friends – We have an upcoming availability (12/1/18) on the GROUND FLOOR/GARDEN VIEW two bedrooms/two full baths! This will not last long! Please call today for special pricing with lifetime guaranteed rate lock in! 256-355-6800 – ask for Debra.Read More
City Center Rainy Day Video
It was rainy and cloudy today but nonetheless soothing and beautiful at City Center Village! VideoCCV2018Read More
Please join us October 10th for a professional painting class at 1:00pm. You will receive professional assistance and will complete your own painting that will be nice and ready to frame! Please RSVP to 256-355-6800 if you can attend. There is $20.00 fee paid to the instructor. This covers his fee and the materials.Read More
One of the great benefits of living at City Center Village is the beautiful pool that is available 24/7 in our gated courtyard. Water Exercise Offers a Deluge of Benefits. Exercising in water builds cardiovascular stamina, strength, and flexibility, helps burn body fat, increases circulation, and can help you rehabilitate healing muscles and joints. This type of exercise if perfectRead More
TWO BEDROOM/TWO BATH WITH VIEW! CALL TODAY...
COUPLES…ARE YOU LOOKING FOR THE PERFECT TWO BEDROOM/TWO BATH APARTMENT WITH CARE FREE LIVING, FUN THINGS TO DO, CITY LIFE THAT IS THE QUIET LIFE, REAL LUXURY THAT IS AFFORDABLE? WE HAVE A RARE APARTMENT AVAILABILITY WITH A GARDEN VIEW! CALL CITY CENTER VILLAGE NOW!Read More
Good Thoughts Mind and Spirit
What is life? What is life? But to dance to the song of the wind. What is life? But to take the hand of a child. What is life? But to be still and hear the whisper of rain. What is life? But to sit with a friend in need. What is life? But toRead More
Staying Fit at City Center Village
Is it time for me to slow down or step it up? At City Center Village we hope you slow down in work, however, step it up with retirement living! What can we do as a senior to increase our healthy lifestyle at City Center Retirement Village? *Experience healthy menu’s and dining with friends *24/7Read More
WHY SHOULD I MOVE TO AN INDEPENDENT COMMUNITY?
Asking yourself why should I move now? How this will benefit me? This could be the right time for you or a family member to move to a wonderful premier community! Here are some things to consider 1) Lower costs, 2) Easier lifestyle, 3) Social Setting, 4) More free time, 5) No more housing maintenance,Read More
CITY CENTER VILLAGE IS OPEN MEMORIAL DAY!
COME BY MEMORIAL DAY AND ENJOY OUR CELEBRATION COOK-OUT WITH US! BABY BACK RIBS, POTATO SALAD, GARLIC BREAD, WATER MELON, BAKED BEANS! THIS IS THE LIFE OUR SENIORS AND OTHERS ENJOY AT OUR RETIREMENT AND LUXURY LIVING COMMUNITY!Read More
Working Through the Maze of Senior Living
Ever wonder what the differences are between Senior Living, Independent, Assisted, Memory Care, Skilled Care? Sounds very confusing doesn’t it? Please join us soon as we present an easy and short summary at our community on how to become an expert when visiting or touring communities and know the difference in these levels. Debra Blais,Read More
City Center Village Senior Living - Pool is Open!
Our first cook out of the season is next week! Come join us and take a dip in the pool! Or sip a cold drink and enjoy the friendships and great food! Call to RSVP 256-355-6800.Read More
Concerts in the Park 2018!
What a perfect time to sit right out on your on front porch and hear some really great music at Decatur’s Concerts in the Park! At City Center Village Senior Community you can do just that! Our drive way is connected to the park! and we are also connected to the glorious Historic Bank StreetRead More
SPRING TIME AT CITY CENTER VILLAGE
Spring is here and the views are gorgeous! Come by and check out one of the prettiest property’s on Bank Street. It’s a perfect time to tour our community and enjoy the perfect surroundings of the property. Enjoy the peaceful enclosed sitting or working garden, rose garden, pool, park area, antiques shops and much more!Read More
Cynthia Wesley To Speak on Cardiac Disease at City Center Village
JOIN US APRIL 12 AT 2:00 P.M. FOR INFORMATION ON HEART DISEASE…MANY THANKS TO CYNTHIA WESLEY FOR HER TIME AND EXPERTISE ON THIS TOPIC THAT AFFECTS SO MANY SENIORS AND OTHERS.Read More
HAPPY EASTER FROM CITY CENTER VILLAGE SENIOR LIVING!
HAPPY EASTER TO ALL OF OUR RESIDENTS AT CITY CENTER VILLAGE SENIOR LIVING!Read More
Mayor Tab Bowling Visits City Center Village Senior Living
MAYOR TAB BOWLING VISITED CITY CENTER VILLAGE SENIOR LIVING AND WE ALL ENJOYED A GREAT INFORMATIVE MEETING! THANK YOU MAYOR FOR YOUR VISIT!Read More
City Center Village Senior Community Opens More Ground Floor Luxury Units!
We are so excited to open up more newly renovated ground floor luxury units! Please call us soon to schedule your tour to choose your floor plan and premium views! Due to popularity these will rent fast! 256-355-6800 Remember, we are ALL INCLUSIVE and have LIFETIME RATE LOCKS!Read More
Mayor Bowling to Visit City Center!
Please join us March 27th at City Center Village Senior Community for an informative meeting with Decatur’s mayor – Mayor Bowling at 2:00 p.m.. All guests please RSVP to 256-355-6800 as we will be serving light refreshments. Hope to you see soon!Read More
Seniors of City Center Village Enjoy Sweethearts Party!
Mr. and Mrs. Holt enjoy Valentines Day Music for Sweethearts! Cupcakes and punch and of course chocolate! Call now to inquire of our Sweethearts Special Pricing! February Only!Read More
City Center Village Community Have A Blast With Mr. Brewer!
Seniors at our great community find so much enjoyment listening to Mr Terri Brewer’s great guitar and vocals! Retirement can be great fun! Good neighbors, good music and pie was served later! Always fun to be found at City Center Village Senior Community!Read More
Let the party rock on!
The holidays may be over, but not the party at City Center Village Senior Living! Our fabulous lifetime rate lock has been extended through this month! We still have the best rates for luxury living imaginable! Call us now for your tour of this hidden jewel in a truly unique area of Decatur. Shopping, park,Read More
Game time at City Center Village Senior Community!
No Easy Task in drawing on a paper plate on top of your head!Read More
Christmas Party at City Center Village senior community
Lots of fun Christmas Caroling with FamilyRead More
Why are there so many names/titles for Senior Living?
Ever wonder what exactly does Independent Living mean vs. Assisted Living? Retirement Living? Memory Care? Skilled Care? CCRC? Does this all seem confusing? If you are looking for a senior community some of the wording and titles of communities can be a bit overwhelming. City Center Village is considered an “Independent Living” community. However, manyRead More
Christmas activities at City Center Village
Residents are gearing up for a fun week! Luncheon’s, parties, caroling, and lots of goodies all week! Join us this week for any of our recreational activities! See how exciting a lifestyle you can have at our village! Residents enjoyed last night a birds eye view of the downtown Christmas Parade! All they needed wasRead More
Christmas Parade December 4th
Need a great seat to watch the Downtown Decatur Christmas parade on December 4th? We have just the ticket! Our seniors and residents of City Center Village have the best view in the area! Join us at 6:00 p.m. for hot chocolate and apple cider as we watch the Christmas parade on Bank Street! WhatRead More
CHRISTMAS AT THE VILLAGE DECEMBER 14TH 2017
Please join us as we prepare to celebrate the joy of the holiday and Christmas Season at City Center Village. Our senior community welcomes you to celebrate with us as we enjoy live music and great food in our beautiful historic Decatur district location. Our Christmas celebration begins at 6:00 pm. on December 14th. PleaseRead More
City Center Village Retirement Community's Outing
Our residents enjoyed seeing the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament today in Hanceville. The weather was perfect for our seniors to enjoy the beauty of country side and the spiritual setting of the Shrine. Afterwards, they enjoyed lunch at their favorite…Cracker Barrel! Our retirement community is anything but inactive. Our residents continue to enjoyRead More
RARE TWO BEDROOM, TWO BATH FIRST FLOOR!
WE ARE EXCITED TO OFFER A TWO BEDROOM, TWO BATH SUITE OPENING ON THE FIRST FLOOR! THIS IS A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO HAVE A DELUXE SUITE ON THE FIRST FLOOR OF OUR COMMUNITY. COME BY AND SEE THIS AMAZING UNIT TODAY!Read More
What is Assisted Living VS Independent Living?
City Center Village is an independent senior community. This means we are not a regulated assisted living community but an “independent” community that is for active seniors that can age in place with contracted at home services as needed. Our community offers all amenities such as restaurant style dining, housekeeping, linen services, 24/7 conciergeRead More
What is an "All Inclusive" Rate and How Does It Benefit Me?
All inclusive rates usually means your base rent accounts for all services listed unless specifically stated otherwise. Do all communities offer all inclusive rates? Most have levels of care and ancillary charges. Ask questions about this in all community’s that you tour! City Center Village is all inclusive independent living! Any care options you needRead More
I Will Finally Get My Life Back!
Earlier this week, I had the honor of touring a very lovely couple through CCV. Previous posts have been an attempt to educate everyone about exactly what “Independent Living” is. This couple – the wife- made a statement which struck a thunderous chord in my heart, so I feel I should share it with youRead More
Why A Retirement or Senior Community?
Have you asked yourself is this the right time for moving to a community? Do I need it? What are the benefits for me? Adopting the values of active aging is the answer! Active aging and interaction with people promotes the vision of all individuals regardless of age, socioeconomic status or health – fully engagingRead More
ANNOUNCING HIRING OF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR DEBRA BLAIS
WE ARE PLEASED TO HAVE DEBRA AND HER MANY YEARS OF EXPERIENCE AND EXPERTISE TO OPERATE OUR SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY. DEBRA HAS A DEGREE FROM SAMFORD UNIVERSITY AND 20 YEARS OF OPERATING SENIOR COMMUNITIES IN THIS AREA. SHE HOLDS AN ALABAMA NURSING HOME LICENSE AND A CATAGORY II ALABAMA ASSISTED LIVING/ MEMORY CARE LICENSE ASRead More
OPEN HOUSE OCTOBER 5TH 2017 @ 4:00P-6:00P
YOU’RE INVITED! PLEASE JOIN US AS WE OPEN OUR COMMUNITY FOR ENTERTAINMENT, REFRESHMENTS AND A CHANCE TO VIEW OUR FAMILY FRIENDLY AND INVITING COMMUNITY! ASK ABOUT OUR CURRENT LIFETIME RATE LOCK SPECIAL! HOPE WE SEE YOU THERE!Read More
Life Time Rate Lock and Move in Assistance Special
City Center Village, North Alabama’s affordable senior living choice, is proud to offer for a limited time Life Time Rate Lock and Move in Assistance Special. If you or your loved ones make a deposit during this offer, the rate will be locked in as long as the person is living at City Center Village.Read More
Complimentary Tour and Meal Ticket
City Center Village is offering a free ticket for a tour and a meal. You can schedule the tour and meal by calling Debra at 256-355-6800. Print our the ticket and bring it in and enjoy! During the tour, you will see our lovely and comfortable senior community including our three types of apartments, ourRead More
Want affordable help when you need it? Read about our Convenience Plus Program!
City Center Village (A Premier Senior Community) has a wonderful program geared for those people who just need a little assistance. It is called our Convenience Plus Program. City Center Village has an agreement with Right At Home In Home Care where our residents have the opportunity to share the cost of extra care. ARead More
NOW OPEN!!! SEE WHAT AFFORDABLE, LUXURY SENIOR LIVING CAN DO FOR YOU!
YOU HAVE ASKED FOR IT… WAITED FOR IT… THE TIME HAS NOW COME…CITY CENTER VILLAGE (North Alabama’s Affordable, Luxury Senior/Retirement option) IS NOW OPEN AND ACCEPTING NOT JUST RESERVATIONS, BUT RESIDENTS! WE HAVE JUST A FEW APARTMENTS REMAINING WITH BEAUTIFUL VIEWS ON THE 2nd and 3rd floor! CALL TODAY TO SCHEDULE YOUR LUNCH AND TOUR!Read More
Seniors and Scams- Marketing Director's Musings
At City Center Village, we care about all seniors, not just our residents, having said that, I implore you to read and take to heart the information below. I sat with a couple recently and listened as they shared their story of how one person thousands of miles away scammed them of several thousand dollars.Read More
"I Finally Get My Life Back"- One of Many Reasons City Center Village is Right for You!
I recently toured a couple, young, and vibrant- just barely in their late 50’s. I will refer to them as Jane and Bill. We had several conversations prior to their tour. There was an instant connection and I knew before they arrived about Jane’s health issues. She has MS and for the moment cannot driveRead More
The Affordability of Senior Living-- Where Should I Go?
There are many Independent Senior Living Communities now that once you have made the decision to move, where to move is the next and often the most difficult question to be addressed. There are several points of interest one should be aware of when searching for what should be their last move. SomeRead More
Marketing Director's Musings- I want to wait until I need it!
“I love your concept, however, I am going to wait until I need it….” Do you know how many times I hear that when talking to people about Independent Living? It is a heart breaking statement, because WAITING, defeats the entire purpose of independent living. So many people think that any kind of SeniorRead More
What is Independent Living and Can I Afford It?
One of the most common misconceptions about Independent Living is the affordability. Most people, when searching for a retirement community, get “sticker shock.” City Center Village is unique because we offer more services and amenities at an affordable rate. Affordability lies in the hands and head of the prospective resident. If you were to sit downRead More
What Is Independent Living?- Marketing Director's Musings
When speaking in public, one of the first questions I ask is, “What is the first thing which comes to mind when someone mentions senior living? The answer is always, 100% of the time, the same- four words, assisted living and nursing home. Wow! It is so important for people to educate themselves andRead More
City Center Village encourages our residents to maintain an active, healthy lifestyle by providing an array of activities which will engage everyone from the intellectual thinker to the sports enthusiast. Our activities program will enhance your body, both physically and cognitively. Click on the link below to see a sample copy of the activities whichRead More
City Center Village’s all inclusive rate features the most services and amenities for less. This means that if you are an active senior looking to live a more carefree lifestyle- City Center Village is your destination! Apartments are limited and pre-leasing specials mean they won’t last long, so call or email us today to scheduleRead More
City Center Village prides itself on the services and amenities provided to our residents. Below are just a few of the many which are included in your monthly fee. At City Center Village, the same services and amenities are extended to all residents, regardless of which floor plan selected: Three delicious meals per day, preparedRead More