Celebrate Your Golden Years with a Retreat

Your golden years should be the best years of your life. After all, you finally have time to yourself to do the things you have always wanted to do. You no longer have to say, “I don’t have time,” or “Maybe next year.” The world is at your disposal. You can increase the fun with a golden years seniors retreat. These retreats are perfect for people who want to build a sense of community and stay active during their golden years.

Here we explore 3 of the many reasons why Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center is the best place to hold your Senior Retreat in North Central Florida

1) Senior Retreats at Kulaqua Create a Sense of Community

The world is more fast-paced than ever before, making it difficult to build a sense of community. Studies show that socializing is critical to healthy aging. Senior retreats slow things down and surround people with peers who share the same hopes, dreams, and goals. This allows them to build a community with like-minded people.

Senior Retreats held at Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center increase quality of life

While all retreats build a sense of community to a degree, retreats held at Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center bring community building to the next level. That’s becausethe grounds have ample activities for you to bring your group together. From swimming to putt-putt golf, the activities give people a chance to get to know one another in a fun and safe environment.

In addition, the center has a large dining area that is perfect for long meals full of conversation. This helps the people who attend your events to get to know each other even more while enjoying some delicious food.

The community building doesn’t have to stop once dinner is over. Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center has a variety of accommodations onsite for groups of all sizes. From private chalets to group lodges, your attendees can easily interact with each other in the evenings before bed. This is a great way to make friendships that last a lifetime.

2) Staying Active

Physical activity is always important, but that level of importance increases with age. According to the CDC, physically active seniors are less likely to develop health issues. In addition, exercise improves stamina and strength.

When you choose to have your senior retreat at Kulaqua, your guests won’t need to hit the gym to get the exercise they need to thrive.

Seniors enjoying Kulaqua’s nature center

Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center is located on sprawling grounds that make it easy for seniors to get active while enjoying the Florida sunshine. During the retreat, your guests can take a walk around the grounds while viewing the wildlife, or take a stroll through our zoo and wildlife educational center.

At many retreats, seniors learn all about living a healthy, active lifestyle at a golden years retreat. Our facilities are the perfect compliment to your senior retreat plans.

3) Annual Retreats Inspire Long Term Health and Social Improvement

Best of all, your senior retreat can inspire attendees to continue their new physical activities once the retreat is over. The follow up guidance can give them can help them continue to be active at home, and best of all, help them to look forward to your next event at Kulaqua.

Harvard studies like this one show that regular socializing at retreats like the ones you can have at Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center can provide much needed physical and social interaction, but also give seniors something to look forward to year after year.

The golden years are the best years of our lives, and you can make them even better with a senior retreat.  From interacting with  peers to increasing physical activity, there is no limit to what your guests can do at one of these retreats, especially when you choose have it at Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center.