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Singapore is gaining popularity as a business location. However, the concept of housing and health for senior citizens and the aging population are relatively new on the horizon. Traditionally, Singapore is a place where few generations may live in the same household. Recent surveys show that this is not the preferred style of residence. More attention has been given to alternative housing options; The first choice for housing being a retirement resort.
The Hillford Retirement Resort along Jalan Jurong Kechil Road, will be the First
Retirement Resort in Singapore.
Also known as “Apartment for Senior Living”, it provides a different lifestyle living for the
The concept of retirement resort living for seniors is relatively new in Singapore. Although traditional living styles are still the norm, a growing number of seniors are exploring the idea of living on their own. All they need is a well-organized and comfortable physical space as well as adequate social facilities.
Hence, a group of as many as 150 aging local baby boomers working hard to communicate to ministers and developers their desire to have a retirement village. A place where they can enjoy their retirement life with like-minded senior citizens.
Developers and contractors have seized the opportunity. A full-service resort that targets the tastes, activities and needs of the aging in place population will be launched. In addition, health services are readily available. and there are many planned formal and informal activities on site and in other parts of the community.
The Hillford Retirement Resort developed by World Class Developments (North) Pte Ltd comprises of 7 blocks of resort-styled development for active, independent seniors who prefer “independent living”.
It has been said that there are six dimensions of wellness for seniors. They are found in the spiritual, emotional, vocational, physical, intellectual and social worlds. For aging to be fulfilling and satisfying, it must include elements of each of those dimensions. For some seniors, some elements will be more important than others.
A retirement complex or village brings together groups of people of the same age level. It has attractive individual quarters that are designed with safety and convenience in mind. Intellectual stimulation comes from classes, conversation and even offering volunteer services to others. The entertainment options are as varied as the people who make up the community.
The Hillford project uses a resort concept with a wide range of facilities including clubhouse, lounge, multi-purpose hall, games room, gym, swimming pool, library and theatre for movie and karaoke and more ..
For the more active group, there are many organized or semi organized activities. The activities can be found within the resort or on planned excursions to events and locations around the community or even further afield.
The retirement resort is not a nursing home, but for the safety and well being of the residents, a 24-hour concierge providing a complete range of services to the residents. Special services include domestic help, meals and medical care (pay per use basis). There is also a dedicated resort manager to plan and organize activities for the residents
Retirement Resort or Village, as better known in other countries, is not new in
countries like Australia, United States or Europe. However, in Singapore, it is an extremely new housing idea.
Two-way light switch is installed near the bedside & upon bedroom entry, and a sliding door for bathroom entry is provided. All switches are of a large easy-touch rocker type mounted at 1200mm from finished floor level.
Electrical sockets are generally mounted between 600mm to 1200mm above finished floor level. There will be emergency call bell alarm system at bedroom & bathroom, linked to 24-hr Concierge Service Counter.
In the interior of each unit, lever handles to doors and cupboards, door keys, lever taps
and controls that can be used by elderly with limited grip, mounted at an elderly friendly
A retirement resort may provide cleaning and maintenance services as well as coordinate with outside agencies to provide personal care. All the tasks make independent living an enjoyable process.
18 units of non-residentials space has been reserved for numerous services and amenities such as convenience outlets, elder care services, to name a few. This will surely create a unique yet engaging lifestyle for the retired residents.
The Hillford has no restriction on the age of buyers under the condition of the land.
So why invest in The Hillford?
a. Landed Residential Surrounding:
The Hillford is situated next to tranquil enclave of the landed housing area at Chun Tin Road/ Lorong Pisang estate
b. Nature Reserve
It is a short walk to Bukit Batok Hillside Park, Bukit Batol Nature Park, Bukit Batok Town Park
c. Shopping and Dining
Beauty World Centre, Beauty World Plaza, Bukit Timah Plaza, Bukit Timah Market, Cheong Chin Nam, Chun Tin Road are within close proximity.
d. Park and Golf Courses
Jurong Country Club Golf Course and Green Fairway Golf Course are just nearby
e. Public Facilities
Public facilities such as Bukit Batok Public Library, Bukit Timah CC, Bukit Batok East CC, Singapore Anglican Community Services, Concern & Care Bukit Timah Central Neighborhood Link are readily available.
Reviewing the options available to seniors will assist on making an informed decision.
At a very affordable price starting from S$4xxk for a 1 bedroom unit, The Hillford, Singapore’s First Retirement Resort is one option you must consider.
Call Teo Chang Wee @ +65 98534284 for viewing and booking information today!