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21May

3 SENIOR LIVING TRENDS YOU’LL LOVE

05/21/2015|General, Independent Living|

If you ask 10 seniors what tops their retirement community must-have list, you’re likely to get up to 10 different answers. After all, we are all different. Artists and scientists. Veterans and vegetarians. And as more and more baby boomers retire, the trend toward variety in senior housing options is growing. With that said, three

11May

A CULTURE OF INNOVATION IN SENIOR LIVING

05/11/2015|Blog, General|

Whether seniors choose to stay in their home or make a move to a retirement community may depend on innovative technology and recreational opportunities.

According to the American Association of Retirement Communities, nearly 15,000 baby boomers 
retire every day. Do they immediately make a move and pack up everything for their next big-life adventure? Not according to AARP

11May

Understanding The Economics of Aging

05/11/2015|Blog, General, Independent Living|

You go to a doctor when you want a physical exam, but what do you do when your finances need a check-up? The truth is, neglecting your financial health in your retirement years can negatively impact your quality of life as much as a chronic illness. You may have planned for travel, for developing new

11May

Preserving memories for the Alzheimer’s patient

05/11/2015|Blog, General, Independent Living|

How do you preserve memories for someone with memory loss? We are each a product of a lifetime of living, of choices made, of memories of family and friends, of places and events that touched us along the way. What if you could help your loved one hold onto those pieces of personal history for

31Mar

Galloway Ridge: New Director of Healthcare Services and Arbor Administrator

03/31/2015|Press Release|

 NEW DIRECTOR OF HEALTHCARE SERVICES AND ADMINISTRATOR OF THE ARBOR ANNOUNCED AT GALLOWAY RIDGE

Pittsboro, NC: Bob Zimmer, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, is pleased to announce the appointment Heidi O’Neal as the new Director of Healthcare Services and Administrator of The Arbor at Galloway Ridge.  The appointment of O’Neal is

24Mar

The Library at Galloway Ridge

03/24/2015|Independent Living|

Here at Galloway Ridge, we understand the importance of maintaining a stimulating lifestyle. Keeping our brains engaged and active so we thrive mentally is vital to our overall quality of life. Through our Life Enrichment programs, we ensure that there’s always something to do and that our residents are certainly never bored!

While there’s a variety

13Mar

Types of Continuing Care Retirement Communities

03/13/2015|General|

What is a continuing care retirement community? What are the differences? How does Galloway Ridge compare to other CCRCs in the area? Find out now!

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10Mar

The 8 Dimensions of Wellness

03/10/2015|Independent Living|

As we age, it’s important to stay healthy and happy for as long as we can. Today’s seniors are living longer than ever before, thanks in part to modern medicine and the fact that they know the importance of an active lifestyle.

However, maintaining a healthy life means so much more than just eating right and

4Mar

Get to know the good neighbors at Galloway Ridge

03/04/2015|Independent Living|

He’s an ace at tennis, freelance writing, and once interviewed documentary filmmaker Ken Burns. She has a green thumb, an eye for interior design, and is an avid fitness buff. They both were extras in a movie. Mike and Jean Zbailey are interesting, friendly, and fun—just two of the people who call Galloway Ridge Retirement

25Feb

The Galloway Ridge Beer Brewing Club

02/25/2015|Independent Living|

When we say “there’s always something happening at Galloway Ridge”, we truly mean those words! Our Life Enrichment team is always hard at work putting together a schedule of activities that will appeal to all our residents. From outings to fabulous area restaurants, Broadway musicals and sporting events to classes, lectures and book clubs, you’ll