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7 01, 2015

Signs it’s Time to Consider Moving to an Independent Community

January 7th, 2015|General, Independent Living|Comments Off on Signs it’s Time to Consider Moving to an Independent Community

If you are wondering if it's time for you to consider making the transition to an independent living community, there are a few things to think about.

24 12, 2014

Eight Ways to Thrive Through Winter

December 24th, 2014|Blog, General, Lifestyle, Mental Health|Comments Off on Eight Ways to Thrive Through Winter

With the darkest days of the year upon us, it is important to be aware that the shorter days can have detrimental effects on mood and energy. Here are eight tips one can employ to keep spirits high, no matter the weather or day.

22 12, 2014

Announcing Galloway Ridge at Fearrington’s new Executive Director: Robert Zimmer

December 22nd, 2014|News|0 Comments

Galloway Ridge, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Zimmer, the organization's new Executive Director. Zimmer was previously an Associate Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer of Galloway Ridge.

22 12, 2014

Galloway Ridge Charitable Fund

December 22nd, 2014|General, News|0 Comments

The Galloway Ridge Charitable Fund has awarded $65,000 in community grants to 13 Chatham County not-for-profits, public schools and county government agencies. Grant funds will support food, shelter, education and community services projects.

26 11, 2014

Oh, My Aching Feet!

November 26th, 2014|Blog, Health Care|Comments Off on Oh, My Aching Feet!

Feet are an oft neglected part of the body. Our poor feet get shoved into stiff, tight shoes every day and are rarely given the chance to function in their natural state: bare.

10 11, 2014

The Goat Parade Gala

November 10th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on The Goat Parade Gala

The Gala benefits the Robert and Pearl Seymour Center and the Chatham County Council on Aging. If you can't attend, you may donate!

29 10, 2014

Take a Walk

October 29th, 2014|Blog, Lifestyle, Mental Health|Comments Off on Take a Walk

When was the last time you took a walk? I mean a real walk. Not a walk on a treadmill. Not a tromp from your car into the grocery store. Not a quick jog around the block to let the dog do her business.

16 10, 2014

Get your Goat – Who Should Purchase Them?

October 16th, 2014|News|0 Comments

The Goat Parade's 3'x4.5' amusing and dazzling fiberglass sculptures have been whimsically transformed into an amazing piece of art by artists in the Chapel Hill and Pittsboro communities. One of 10 colorful goats could be yours.

3 10, 2014

A Smile a Day

October 3rd, 2014|Blog, Mental Health|Comments Off on A Smile a Day

"Better to be the one who smiled, than the one who didn't smile back." This is a popular quote circulating through social media sites at the moment. I cannot find a credible source for who originally said it, but it got me thinking.

3 10, 2014

From the Lighter Side: “Flower Children”

October 3rd, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on From the Lighter Side: “Flower Children”

We have flower children here at Galloway Ridge. Our community garden has 47 plots. These are divided between the veggie growers and the posy lovers.