Independent Living

Kobernick House

Aviva offers the only rental continuing care retirement community in Sarasota and Manatee Counties. Kobernick House, our 187-apartment independent living community is in the heart of Aviva’s lush 27-acre campus. Each unique apartment provides comfort, luxury, and a space to call your own.


Services & Amenities

Kobernick Independent Living at Aviva is more than just a place to call home, it’s an intimate community of seniors. Enjoy extensive amenities, innovative health and wellness programs, and top-quality services designed to help you live life your way.

Campus amenities include

  • On-campus live concert and author series
  • State-of-the-art Fitness Center & fitness classes
  • Heated outdoor pool
  • Tropical walking paths
  • Full-time Wellness Director
  • Full-time Director of Life Enrichment
  • Programs designed by & for residents
  • Full-service casual & formal dining
  • Guest Rooms Available (additional fee)

Campus services include

  • Salon & barbershop
  • 24-hour emergency response system
  • 24-hour maintenance service
  • Designated hurricane shelter-in-place community
  • Complimentary transportation to doctors and shopping/banking and local cultural events

Floor Plans

Aviva is the only community that offers a screened-in lanai in all Independent Living apartments (excluding studio apartments). Many have vistas that overlook nature or the landscaped tropical campus, providing a peaceful, home-like feeling. Sit back and relax or get out and explore. No matter what you crave from life, Aviva is here to deliver just that. Come and experience all that Aviva Senior Living has to offer!

Find your perfect studio, one-bedroom or two-bedroom apartment featuring:

  • Walk-in closet
  • Weekly housekeeping & linen services
  • Room service
  • Secure storage
  • A private, screened lanai in all one and two-bedrooms
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Frequently asked questions

How Can I Become a Resident of Aviva?

Contact us today to request a tour and visit our community to see if Aviva is the right place for your next chapter. Learn More About Aviva Senior Living.

Do You Charge an Entrance Fee?

No, we don’t require “buy-in” from our residents.

Is Aviva Pet-Friendly?

We are proud to be a pet-friendly senior living community. Pets under 30 pounds are welcome to move into Kobernick House. If you wish to bring your pet to our community, you will need to fulfill a few requirements including a pet application, pet fee payment and pet health records. Contact us for more information.

What Do You Mean by a Continuum of Care?

At Aviva Senior Living, we offer a full continuum of care. This means that we accommodate residents who require different levels of care both now and in the future, making a seamless living transition should care needs change.

  • Kobernick House is our 187 apartment, independent living facility.
  • Anchin Assisted Living is designed for those who need extra help day-to-day, but who wish to keep some of their independence.
  • Anchin Memory Care offers programs and amenities designed to help residents living with dementia or other types of memory loss.
  • Benderson Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation unit provides both long-term residential care and short stay rehabilitation.
How Does the Cost of Aviva Compare to Other Senior Living Communities?

Download our Cost Comparison Sheet to see how your current or prospective housing expenses measure up to Aviva’s independent living community.

What Does the Monthly Rent Cover?

Your monthly rent covers all living expenses you would normally have if you were to live on your own including lawn care, utilities, housekeeping services, home maintenance and repairs, telephone, internet and more. In addition, all residents have access to our services and amenities, including but not limited to:

  • Gourmet culinary options
  • State-of-the-art fitness center & fitness classes
  • On-site Wellness Center heated outdoor pool
  • Community events and classes
  • On-campus live concerts and author series
  • Aviva University, which provides weekly classes on literature, science, history and more
  • Over a mile of tropical nature trails
  • Transportation to major Sarasota events, attractions, shopping, and dining
  • Numerous programs designed to enrich the lives of our residents
  • Transportation to doctor appointments
  • Salon and barbershop
What Does a Typical Day at Aviva Look Like?

Residents of Kobernick Independent Living are encouraged to manage their own daily tasks, activities and living needs. They can choose to participate in any of the life-enrichment activities and programs we offer, take advantage of our vast amenities, and use our complimentary transportation to explore Sarasota and more.

How Much Does It Cost to Live in Aviva’s Independent Living Community?

The cost of living at Aviva varies according to your apartment’s floor plan, finishes and size. All apartments are designed with modern features including walk-in closets, full kitchens, secure storage and more. Most apartments have a screened-in lanai so that you can enjoy Florida’s beautiful weather, year-round. We offer a variety of floor plans so that you can find one that best suits your lifestyle.

Is there an Age Requirement to Live at Aviva?

Residents must be 62 years of age or older.

How Do You Help Your Residents Adjust to Independent Living?

At Aviva, we understand that changing your living environment and lifestyle can be challenging. Our caring staff strives to foster a tight-knit warm and welcoming community for our residents.

Are You a Not-for-Profit or For-Profit Senior Living Community?

Aviva Senior Living is a not-for-profit senior living community. We reinvest all profits back into our community’s core mission: To provide seniors the means to live a full, enriched life.

Aging in Place

At Aviva, we are proud to offer all levels of senior living residences on one campus, giving our residents peace of mind knowing that extra assistance is available if their needs change. The Aviva campus offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, and Memory Care all in one convenient location to provide our seniors with all-encompassing care throughout their lives.


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