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How Retirement Communities Can Help Couples Stay Together

How Life Plan Communities Help Couples Stay Together We all need support from time to time. But it’s just as important to feel that you can do things in your own way. Continuing Care Retirement Communities – also called Life Plan Communities – take care of daily responsibilities so senior couples can enjoy their retirement …

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WhiteStone Resident Creates Mats from Plastic Bags

Reuse, Reduce and Recycle: WhiteStone Resident Creates Mats from Plastic Bags Amelia Caison has been an avid recycler for most of her life. She knows that plastic bags don’t completely break down in a landfill, becoming microplastics that absorb toxins and continue to pollute the environment. Considering these facts, she knew she had to do …

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Celebrating the Holidays in a Life Plan Community

The holiday season is upon us – and for many, it’s the most wonderful time of the year. From decking the halls to wrapping packages to trimming the tree or lighting the menorah, everyone has their own special holiday traditions. While a recent move to a senior living or retirement community may change some of …

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Life Plan vs. Rental Senior Living Communities: What’s Right for You?

When it’s time for you or a loved one to choose a senior living community, one of the first decisions you’ll need to make is what type of community will best suit your needs: a Life Plan or rental community. “There are different benefits to Life Plan Communities vs. rental senior living communities,” Marie Dunn, …

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Why You Shouldn’t Age Alone

If you ask a senior where they would like to grow old, chances are they’d probably say they want to remain in their current home for the rest of their lives. This is referred to as aging in place, and although it sounds attractive when you’re an active and healthy adult, it’s usually not the …

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COVID-19 Response – Updated 9/7/21

At WhiteStone, the health and well-being of residents and team members is our highest priority at all times. We continue to take proper prevention and preparedness steps related to COVID-19. What is WhiteStone doing to prepare for any incidence of COVID-19?  We know that this disease most dramatically impacts older adults – the people we …

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WhiteStone’s Expansion Is Underway!

Greensboro-area seniors who are looking for a vibrant, exciting, fulfilling lifestyle now have a whole new world of opportunities to choose from. WhiteStone senior living is developing a new expansion that promises brand-new independent living options as well as a new level of care: assisted living. “Our new Greensboro retirement community expansion will include 67 …

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When Is It Time To Consider Independent Living?

Seniors these days are living longer than ever – and staying more active than ever. This is especially true with the Baby Boomer generation as they reach their retirement years. This generation isn’t content to sit back and let the world pass them by. Instead, they’re taking steps to make their seniorhood the best stage of …

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What Does WhiteStone Offer Me That I Don’t Already Have?

“Why would I want to move?” This is something seniors often say when the subject comes up about where to live their retirement years. “I have everything I want now. What does a retirement community offer that I don’t already enjoy?” The short answer: More than you expect.  Marie Dunn, Director of Sales and Marketing …

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5 Ways a Life Plan Lifestyle Equals a Stress-Free Retirement

When it’s time to retire, you have many things to think about – and hopefully, all of them are good things. However, research has shown that retirement can be one of the most stressful times in an individual’s life. When you think about everything that happens after you’ve retired … getting older, having to deal with …

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