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Is Leisure World Right for You?

Leisure World of Maryland is an active adult, age-restricted community. One resident must be at least 55 years of age and the other resident of the unit at least 50 years of age.

"The Leisure World Lifestyle"

  The name "Leisure World" emphasizes the area's focus on relaxed, self-reliant living. Within the Leisure World Community, more than 60 groups and organizations provide a wide variety of activities from which to choose. The Community is served by WMATA Metrobus System and is within minutes of Metrorail. For those wishing to continue their careers, Leisure World is conveniently located between Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, on the I-95 corridor, in close proximity to Rockville, Bethesda, Olney, and Gaithersburg.

Living at Leisure World

Leisure World Living

  The Leisure World Community includes townhouses, apartments, and single-family homes, divided into sections known as Mutuals. Mutuals vary in size and are governed by a Board of Directors, elected annually by the residents within the Mutual. Each Mutual appoints a resident to the Leisure World Board of Directors, the governing body of the entire Community.

  An excellent 'round-the- clock security system and gated entrances provide limited access to the Community, allowing residents to feel safe and comfortable inside and outside their homes.

  Leisure World provides both banking and postal services within the Community. Other needs of the residents can be addressed at the adjacent shopping center.

  Leisure World offers bus transportation within the Community and to surrounding areas. Located in the Community are a nondenominational Inter-Faith Chapel and Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church.

Activities at Leisure World

  Leisure World prides itself in offering a wide range of activities for varied interests, including card rooms, billiard room, ceramics studio, art studio, computer center, lawn bowling, and others.
Gentleman Golfing   Leisure World's amenities include indoor and outdoor swimming facilities. Additionally, Leisure World has an 18-hole championship golf course, tennis courts, and exercise facility. The Community is served by three restaurants, with fine dining to casual choices. The auditorium (in Clubhouse II) offers movies, plays, musicals, concerts, lectures, and club meetings.

Medical Services at Leisure World

  A well-equipped Medical Center and full service pharmacy are available to all residents and offer a wide range of physicians, dentists, and specialists.These services are easily accessed by telephoning the Medical Center for an appointment. Emergency home visits by a registered nurse are available at the resident's expense.

What Leisure World Is Not

  Leisure World does not offer long-term care or assisted living. If a temporary difficulty in independent living occurs, residents would have to seek outside help for their home care, home delivered meals, and shopping services. Information about these services is available from the Leisure World social work staff.

  When a resident determines that Leisure World's independent lifestyle is no longer appropriate or safe, assistance is available from social work staff to identify and locate more suitable living arrangements outside the Community.

  Additional information about Leisure World of Maryland is available on our Web site. Feel free to browse around and contact us if you have any questions.

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