15 Craigside, located in lush and breezy Nu’uanu, is the sister senior living community to Arcadia Retirement Residence and offers an intimate approach to aging gracefully.
Founded by the Arcadia Family of Companies (in collaboration with the United Church of Christ), with a commitment for compassionate and gracious care, we encourage our residents to live life their way, on their terms.
Time: 3 min 45 sec
Hear from current residents of 15 Craigside and learn why Hawaii's newest guaranteed lifetime care community is the perfect place for seniors to call home.
15 Craig side is a very comfortable place is a place for people that are getting older to have a place that's very comfortable and you don't have to have depend on anybody else because they'll take care of you hear some of the care homes when you become incapacitated you have to look for someplace else and that's that's not at the time in life where you can go changing around here and there you know it's very difficult to adjust I don't have to worry about anybody taking care of me you know family I just want to be proactive with my later years my family doesn't have to worry about me we always thought that we don't want to be burned to all kids and then we can take care of ourselves and then have a place where they would take care of us and we found out this was the place to do it the Lifetime Care that's very important they'll take us for the rest of our lives and even if I run out of money they'll still keep us here the care will be there all the time they'll look after you to the very end of life I feel so relieved that I don't have to worry about everything you're never too young to plan for your future and you want to do it your way what else can you ask for that's perfect we're very close to town and one daughter and one son live within a mile I grew up in this area on Cortini street I like the new area is near to my church near to my doctor most of my doctors are Queens hospital so that's convenient for me the other night our daughter came and after she got here took about 20 30 minutes to get up to the room because she stopped to talk to him but he for us it was perfect location I first felt welcomed because we went to the cafeteria and we don't know anybody we don't know where to sit and we were looking for em to do and they called us and it was a big table and oh there they just welcomed us and we had so much fun the family is just like my own family now big extended family very comfortable the step is very very friendly and they all call you by name so we have to sort of like go ahead and think about their names too right I thought they have a name tag but you know we have problem with the I then can I we see it oh we're busy we kept very busy monday wednesday friday i go to stretching exercise and i think it's wonderful I thought they would have time to be leisurely but no we have a shuttle that takes us to all the doctors in a different place that's where I'm talking very important I give up driving when a killer you know we don't need a car I attend some of their workshops Miyoko little class is slightly different I'm teaching them how to read music they use their brains oh we put my job in the afternoon whenever there's no exercise everybody she's come here well their own the cook for us the cleaner hose they take care of everything they're making your life easy comfortable you don't have to really worry anymore that's why I'm happy all the time ficklin curbside is the place to come open up your life to a whole new way of living at 15 Craig side