Make a list of all the things you absolutely can't live without and prioritize the list in order of importance. If child care near your new working location is a priority, investigate the centers online, their credentials and staff training in childhood development. You want peace of mind when you are in a new locations and don't know very many people.
Everyone should have easy access to good medical facilities from both their home, work and school surrounding areas, but people with disabilities, chronic illnesses and the elderly need to pay special attention to facilities that specialize in pediatrics and gerontology. Retirees' needs may also include warm weather and recreational activities dominated by their peer group. For instance, Florida, Las Vegas and Arizona have met those conditions for retirees over the past few decades and even under the current dismal economic climate, they still draw large crowds of retirees yearly.
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