Choosing the right continuing care retirement community (CCRC or “life plan communities”) can be an overwhelming decision. It’s a decision that involves retirement lifestyle and housing preferences, understanding long-term care, affordability analysis, and much more. We want to help break down the complexity and equip you to make the best decision for yourself or a family member. Below you will find articles and guides to help you get started learning everything you need to know about CCRCs and closely related options. Be sure to also check out our consumer education videos, senior living glossary, and CCRC basics for more information and guidance.