Independent Living in
Idaho Falls, Idaho
Named Best Independent Living by U.S. News and World Report, Fairwinds – Sand Creek provides high-end independent living in Idaho Falls, ID. We believe that delight is in the details, and you’ll find it every day. Through our high-end amenities and personalized concierge services, you will be inspired to lean into joy and fully embrace your purpose. Discover Idaho Falls independent living, where happiness never grows old.
Life at Fairwinds - Sand Creek
Welcome home to Fairwinds – Sand Creek, where you’ll be free to design every day. Take your grandchildren to Bear World, the Idaho Falls Zoo, or the Museum of Idaho. Make an afternoon out of watching the Idaho Falls Chukars play baseball. Or, stay here for a game night in our activities room, complete with Billiard tables and shuffleboard. Whatever you decide to do, you’ll do it with a community of people who know and celebrate you – and always have your back.
The Leisure Care Difference
Today's older adults aren't wrapping up their life's journey, they're seeking a new one. And Leisure Care is here to inspire them to embrace joy and purpose in their lives. For nearly 50 years, we've been reimagining and reinventing senior living, making sure older adults have the most fulfilling, rewarding, and productive opportunities possible.
From our hospitality-based care to our signature programming, we take a beyond-the-body approach to well-being that goes beyond the basics because we know you're anything but. We're paying attention, providing new and innovative ways to help seniors rediscover, reinvigorate and occasionally even reinvent themselves. Learn more about Leisure Care’s approach to senior living
Nutritious and delicious, our chef-prepared and scratch-made meals bring good friends and good food together, all while fueling your active lifestyle. Dine in our onsite restaurant, order room service, or grab a bite at the bistro. Like most things here, the choice is yours. Sample menu
We deliver differently because you’re different. PrimeFit Wellness is our signature wellness program that takes a beyond-the-body approach that goes well beyond the basics. Physical fitness, nutrition, emotional wellness, mental health, and social engagements all unite to support your best self. Sample Activity Calendar
We offer spacious studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom independent living apartments that are also licensed for assisted living with fully equipped kitchens, washers and dryers, individual climate-controlled units, and built-in emergency communication systems. Our apartments are pet friendly. View floor plans
Idaho Falls Independent Living Q&A
The difference between independent living and assisted living care is that assisted living care generally provides more assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs), like bathing, dressing, and medication management, etc.
Seniors can pay for independent living costs using a variety of methods, including personal funds, retirement savings, Social Security benefits and pensions, and more.
According to recent data, Idaho Falls is a good place to live, ranking safer than 34% of other U.S. cities.
Assisted living care costs can be more expensive than independent living costs, as assisted living provides a higher level of care to seniors who often need assistance with their activities of daily living (ADLs).