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WhiteStone Resident Takes Flight for Her 97th Birthday

When Robert Vinroot heard through the grapevine that his WhiteStone senior living community neighbor, Katy Sigmon, had a birthday wish he could help make possible, he jumped at the opportunity. “I heard Katy wanted to fly over Greensboro for her 97th birthday,” said Vinroot. “I said, ‘Let me make a few calls and see if …

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WhiteStone’s Management Company Ranked #1 in J.D. Power 2022 U.S. Senior Living Satisfaction Study

Life Care Services Awarded Highest Customer Satisfaction Among Senior Independent Living Providers for the 4th Consecutive Year   WhiteStone, managed by Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company, announced that its management company ranked highest in customer satisfaction with independent senior living providers for the fourth consecutive year in the J.D. Power 2022 U.S. Senior Living …

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Retirement Planning Checklist for Medicare Open Enrollment

Medicare is a federal program providing health insurance for seniors ages 65 and older (as well as certain individuals with disabilities or end-stage diseases). If you’ve previously had health insurance through your or your spouse’s employer, switching over to Medicare may seem daunting and overly complicated. However, it’s an important part of your retirement plan. …

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11 Life-Giving Hobbies for Seniors

Retirement hobbies run the gamut from quiet, solitary pursuits to large-group community efforts. For people of all ages, it’s good to have a combination of pastimes that target different aspects of wellness. “At WhiteStone, we promote and facilitate activities that address seven dimensions of wellness: physical, intellectual, emotional, social, vocational, environmental, and spiritual,” says Marie …

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Debunking Myths of Senior Living

We all have an idea of what a senior living community looks and feels like. Some of us rely on popular portrayals of retirement communities – like in movies or television. Others have one isolated experience that colors their view of senior living. In most cases, our references are outdated or our scope too narrow …

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Best Dog Breeds for Apartment Living

When it comes to retirement communities, some older adults refuse to pursue an option that doesn’t allow them to bring their beloved pets along. After all, who could blame them? As anyone with pets knows, they are just as much a part of the family as anyone else, and life just simply wouldn’t be the …

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