This painting by Ann’s Choice resident and art club member Florence Welsh displays her abundant artistic talents. Titled The Wave, it hangs in her living room.

When people move to Ann’s Choice, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Bucks County, Pa., the only things they retire from are the unending responsibilities of home ownership.

This light, bright, well-appointed, and updated lobby greets visitors to the Village Clubhouse at Ann’s Choice.

Ann’s Choice, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Bucks County, Pa., comprises three clubhouses and 15 residence buildings. Like all Erickson Livng communities, capital investments for all community spaces are planned annually.

Ann’s Choice resident Larry Mullins, a Democrat, is running against Republican incumbent Bernie O’Neill to represent Pennsylvania’s 29th District in the State Assembly.

At its core, the 2016 presidential election will be a referendum on change.  

In the second bedroom/workshop of his Fallston-style apartment home at Ann’s Choice, Lowell Schultz displays his pride and joy, a 3-D printer.

The 2,000-plus residents at Ann’s Choice, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Bucks County, Pa., are an active bunch. With more than 150 clubs and special interest groups, the community’s three clubhouses brim with activities and friendly neighbors.

Lowell Schultz is a resident who chases the future. 

The on-site rehabilitation and continuing care neighborhood at Ann’s Choice will undergo a major expansion, with an estimated construction date in early 2017.

Ann’s Choice, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Bucks County, Pa., will begin an extensive expansion and renovation early next year at its on-site rehabilitation and continuing care neighborhood.

Mary Ann Casele and her cat both enjoy living at Ann’s Choice, the Erickson Living community in Bucks County, Pa.

When Mary Ann Casele decided to move from the Phoenixville area of Montgomery County, Pa., to Ann’s Choice, Erickson Living’s retirement community in adjacent Bucks County, she took advantage of services from the community’s personal moving consultant, Colleen Rosica.

Ann’s Choice resident and Keystone Krafter Trudy Sellers displays a baby sweater she knitted for the community’s holiday arts and crafts show this November.

Practical reasons motivated Trudy Sellers to move last August to Ann’s Choice, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Bucks County, Pa. 

Maureen and Gil Guim’s home at Ann’s Choice displays a number of mementoes from their trips to Africa, one of their favorite destinations.

Maureen and Gil Guim moved to Ann’s Choice, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Bucks County, Pa., before they retired and at an age when their contemporaries were moving to 55-plus communities. 

Come visit Ann’s Choice’s beautiful campus and award-winning landscaping during late summer and see its active, engaged lifestyle for yourself.

When people consider retiring and moving to a smaller living place, some of them assume that a 55-plus community is the best choice to maintain their independence. 

They don’t investigate continuing care retirement communities because they assume they’re nursing homes.