Independent Living in Tempe, AZ, Phoenix Suburbs

This is the time of your life.

Independent Living

Don’t be surprised to be served your favorite drink before you ask for it. This is an independent lifestyle designed for your delight, with as-you-like-it service to back it up.

While we take care of the chores, you can spend your newfound free time doing whatever puts a smile on your face. We take your independence seriously, and want you to have a great time with it.

As you put more fun in the record books, there may come a time when a helping hand is called for. At our community, and there’s no reason you shouldn’t keep on keeping on. So keep on reading on…

A plan to cure what A.I.L.’s ya.

Even when living independently, some days just don’t cooperate. In the event of injury or illness, Assistance-in-Living (A.I.L., for short) provides both emergency care and non-medical aid for an additional small fee.

We come right to your apartment or garden home, for seamless care by nurses and nursing assistants you’ll probably already know. This service is yet another reason why independent living at Friendship Village is a decision you’ll feel good about.

A.I.L. provides a lot of services. Here are just a few:

  • Response to medical emergencies
  • Response to non-emergency calls from residents experience minor illness or injury
  • Liaison between resident and resident’s physician, if needed
  • Monitor resident’s progress following medical episode
  • Make follow-up visits to residents following a hospital stay or a visit to our Health Center
  • Assist residents and family to obtain services throughout our continuum of care
  • Daily bed making
  • Assistance with dressing, bathing and light meal preparation
  • Assistance moving to or from the Health Care Center, if the need arises

Learn the full scope of A.I.L. services, please complete the form at the bottom of this page. We’ll be happy to tell you everything.

All the comforts of home.

We’re all about making choices about your independent life, starting with your selection of a spacious apartment or garden home. Whichever you choose, residences offer the right amount space to grow your lifestyle. Open floor plans are easy to live in and great for entertaining.

Residence Features:

  • Studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans
  • Modern appliances
  • Airy patio or balcony
  • Contemporary finishes
  • Individually controlled AC
  • Walk-in closets

Sizing up your new living space.

Explore the residences. It’s easy and fun. And you’ll get an idea of how your own furniture will fit into your home.

Choose a floor plan by clicking it. Simple prompts will help you “furnish” however you wish. When you’re finished, you can even print your floor plans to save as a reference.

Learn more about the independent lifestyle.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living

Are you kidding? This is the place for more freedom and more flexibility. Every day is yours to enjoy the way you see fit, as it should be. Restrictions, pfft.

Yes. Your entrance fee will depend on the size of residence you select and the number of occupants. It guarantees you residency at Friendship Village Tempe for life, and gives you access to a full continuum of long-term care, for as long as you need it.

Think of the monthly fee as a consolidation of all the bills and costs of living in a house. Your monthly fee will pay for all maintenance, housekeeping, meals, water, cable, electricity, unlimited use of common spaces and campus amenities and much more. The amount you pay depends on the size of residence you choose and whether you live with a second person. A second person pays a significantly lower monthly fee.