A world to explore, a vibrant community to come home to. Freedom from the chores of daily maintenance. It’s time to enjoy retirement the way it’s meant to be. Our number one goal at The Stratford is to help our Members live longer, healthier and happier lives. Located on 8-1/2 acres in the vibrant Village of West Clay, our community is designed to better the quality of life for each of our Members. We believe anyone, at any age, in any condition, can improve the quality of their life. We achieve this by embracing a wellness philosophy in all that we do; through our award-winning wellness programs, gourmet dining, never ending social calendars and the services we provide allowing our members to stay independent in their own home. We invite you to come explore The Stratford and experience retirement living as it’s supposed to be.
As Carmel’s premier retirement community, The Stratford is located immediately north of Indianapolis, Indiana. In 2012, Carmel was selected as the “Best Place to Live in the United States” by CNN Money Magazine and received the same designation by Niche.com in 2017. The Stratford is located in the heart of The Village of WestClay Arts District. Settled in the 1800s, Carmel is a safe community known for its quaint shops, unique restaurants and shopping where there is something for everyone. Reserve your tour today.