Blog: Senior Tips

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Senior Living in Wilmington, NC: 5 Things to Know

Ready to make the move to an independent senior living community? Wilmington is a popular destination for retirees with its mild climate, miles of beaches, and vibrant cultural scene. In addition to the friendly people and reasonable cost of living, you can prepare to enjoy a coastal city filled with social and recreational activities. 

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The Official Summer Guide for Seniors in Wilmington, NC

The Davis Community in Wilmington, NC, is a beautiful community for seniors year-round, but it is especially vibrant in the summertime. Between the gorgeous outdoor spaces, unique activities, perfect weather, and friendly neighbors, seniors always have plenty to do as independent living residents in Wilmington, NC. The Davis Community’s Summer Guide for Seniors Whether you…

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Renting vs. Buying for Seniors

As you age, finding the right living arrangement can be tricky. Many want an affordable home that meets their needs that helps maintain their independence. Whether you are looking for your own senior-friendly home or searching for a loved one, you’ll likely find yourself trying to decide between two options: renting and buying. To help…

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What Is Independent Living? Is It Right for My Parents?

If you are considering helping your parents transition to a senior community, you may be wondering: What are my parent’s options? What is independent living? What kind of services do my parents need? Most independent living communities look and feel like private residences but come with daily support and a variety of social gatherings, amenities,…

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Everything You Need To Know To Plan For Retirement

Let’s face it: most of us would rather not discuss retirement planning. The concept of retirement might seem too far away to be relevant to some. Or, for others, retirement age could seem too close for comfort. Still others might be intimidated by the different financial terms and options involved in retirement planning. Whatever the…

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Could You Improve Your Sleep Quality This Year?

Do you have any New Year’s resolutions? New Year’s resolutions often include changes designed to benefit our health. You probably know someone who plans to start a new diet or exercise routine at the beginning of the year. But, have you ever considered resolving to improve your sleep quality? Sleep plays a vitally important role…

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How to Make the Holidays Special the Safe Way

For as long as we can remember, the holiday season has conjured up images of a large family sitting around a long dining room table together. We love seeing that army of children running around the tree. And it’s a highlight of the year to have all of our relatives enjoying a meal under one…

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How to Resolve Inheritance Disputes Before They Happen

End-of-life planning is an uncomfortable subject. No family wants to imagine the death of a loved one, and it can seem morbid to plan for your own death. However, a little bit of end-of-life planning can go a long way toward keeping a family together. When a family doesn’t plan how to distribute an inheritance,…

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