an institution that provides a variation of services and living situations for elderly persons to make use of whenever they need it. A wide array of these services are situations may consist of living on their own for those who are well and able, medical care available on-site for those who are recovering from illness, and care for those approaching death as well.

CONTINUITY-CARE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY: "Martin was pleased to have found a continuity-care retirement community only five miles away from his home for his mother to move into this summer."
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