3 01, 2018

The Galloway Ridge Charitable Fund Recipients 2017

2021-02-23T04:17:44-05:00January 3rd, 2018|News|Comments Off on The Galloway Ridge Charitable Fund Recipients 2017

  January 3, 2018 Galloway Ridge engages in community benefit activities and charitable projects which help alleviate unmet needs of special populations in Chatham County, including children and youth, the elderly, the underprivileged, and minorities. It also supports programs that foster housing care and services for older adults. The Galloway Ridge Charitable Fund supports this [...]

27 09, 2017

Galloway Ridge has Two New Hires.

2021-02-23T04:17:45-05:00September 27th, 2017|General, News|0 Comments

Galloway Ridge is very proud to announce two new hires to their highly qualified Senior Director’s Team. Scott Richardson is Senior Director of Resident and Community Engagement. Having worked in the Senior Living industry since 1999, Scott brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the community. As a Certified Aging Services Professional, a Certified [...]

18 09, 2017

The Added Value of Social Interaction for Seniors

2018-02-06T14:23:55-05:00September 18th, 2017|Blog, Lifestyle|0 Comments

“Connections with other people affect not only the quality of our lives but also our survival.” -Dean Ornish  When you retire, you can take time to do some of those things that you saved for after your career. You may devote more time to family and travel, or you may decide downsizing and simplifying is [...]

14 09, 2017

Galloway Ridge Hosts 7th Annual Chatham County Alzheimer’s Walk and 5k Run

2018-05-08T14:34:57-04:00September 14th, 2017|Lifestyle, News|0 Comments

Pittsboro, NC: The 7th Annual Chatham County Alzheimer’s NC Walk and 5K Run was held at Galloway Ridge at Fearrington on Saturday, September 9.  With 130 registered walkers, 117 timed runners,  and plenty of onlookers, the race was an exciting way to start a beautiful September morning. The event saw a 25% increase in turn-out [...]

12 09, 2017

The Galloway Ridge Community Grant Program

2021-02-23T04:17:45-05:00September 12th, 2017|Economics, News|0 Comments

The Community Grant Program of the Galloway Ridge Inc., Charitable Fund is accepting grant applications from Chatham County 501(c)(3) organizations and from Chatham County Public Schools and other Chatham County governmental units. Completed applications are due by 4:00 pm on October 10, 2017.  Applications are available by contacting Celeste Lestienne at clestienne@gallowayridge.com. Galloway Ridge is [...]

28 08, 2017

The Real Value of a Life Care Contract

2021-02-23T04:17:45-05:00August 28th, 2017|Blog, Retirement|0 Comments

One cannot plan for the unexpected. – Aaron Klug  People who are interested in Life Plan communities may have questions about the need for a Life Care contract. When you consider a move to an independent living community, you may be more focused on the amenities and activities to keep you active, healthy, and happy [...]

12 06, 2017

Life Plan Communities: More Than a Name Change

2021-02-23T04:17:45-05:00June 12th, 2017|Blog, Retirement|0 Comments

To achieve great things, two things are needed: a plan, and not enough time – Leonard Bernstein  If you are a current resident of Galloway Ridge or are thinking about moving to a community, you should be familiar with the concept of a Continuing Care Retirement Community, also known as a CCRC. We have been considered [...]

6 06, 2017

Remember: Life Doesn’t Stop at Age 50, 65, 70, or 80!

2021-02-23T04:17:45-05:00June 6th, 2017|Blog, Independent Living|0 Comments

Is there a secret to living a long, quality life?  According to Colin Milner, the CEO of International Council on Active Aging at Galloway Ridge, there's not.  He suggests that it starts with the people and the culture at Galloway brought from its residents. Colin continued that, “Once we get past the age of [...]

5 05, 2017

Celebrating our Commitment to Excellence

2018-02-06T14:31:01-05:00May 5th, 2017|Independent Living, News|0 Comments

The Arbor Achieves 100% Compliance with North Carolina Division of Health Service Regulation The Arbor, the health care center of Galloway Ridge, was recently reviewed by the division of Health Service Regulation to determine compliance with regulation standards set forth by the Centers for Medicare Services. This annual survey focuses on key operations of our [...]

7 04, 2017

Galloway Ridge Hosts 9th Annual Chatham County Blood Drive

2021-02-23T04:17:45-05:00April 7th, 2017|Lifestyle, News|0 Comments

Chatham County Blood Drive Reaches Across Generations Hosted by Galloway Ridge. Galloway Ridge at Fearrington sponsored the 9th Annual American Red Cross Blood Drive for Chatham County on Tuesday, March 14th Over 75 donors arrived to give blood and the Red Cross team collected 49 usable pints (including the donors who chose to participate in [...]