Our Favorite Things: What WhiteStone Residents Love About Their Community

Feb 13, 2024 | Blog | 0 comments

At WhiteStone, a distinguished retirement community nestled in the heart of Greensboro, North Carolina, the atmosphere is adorned with warm smiles, positivity, and genuine goodwill.

For over 100 years, WhiteStone has been the preferred choice for Guilford County seniors, offering a secure retirement haven that feels like home from the moment you step in.

Residents at WhiteStone lead engaging social lives where there’s always something fun to look forward to – whether it’s participating in a club or finding an opportunity to make a new friend. 

Take a look at what our residents love about WhiteStone. 

Crafting an Active Senior Living Experience

“Engaging, friendly and sincere” is how one resident described the community. Others also added “comfortable” and “inclusive.” 

WhiteStone takes pride in curating a vibrant and active lifestyle for its residents. The community’s calendar is filled with a diverse array of activities, from classes and special interest clubs to celebrations and excursions, both in Greensboro and beyond.

It’s a place where every resident can find something that sparks joy and contributes to their overall well-being.

Amenities That Reflect Engaging Lifestyle Choices

WhiteStone’s on-site amenities are designed to cater to the diverse interests of independent older adults. Whether you’re a fitness enthusiast, an art lover, a bookworm, or someone who enjoys a relaxing spa day, WhiteStone has something special for you.

“The myriad of activities provided on a daily and weekly basis is fulfilling and entertaining,” said one resident. 

WhiteStone amenities include an indoor swimming pool and fitness center for wellness. Chair volleyball and swimming are top fitness favorites among residents at WhiteStone. 

“Activities and fitness options are often offered at convenient times during the day,” another resident added. 

Residents looking to express their creative side can take advantage of the art studio.

Those craving a quiet day may visit the library or schedule an appointment for pampering at the salon/spa. There’s also a billiards/game room for residents who want to spend time with others and have fun playing cards, like the game Hand, Knee, and Foot, completing puzzles, or just chatting.

One resident said, “I look forward to participating in many activities daily, touching base with friends, and meeting new friends. I also enjoy volunteering.”  

There are a number of ways for residents to actively participate in the community. Popular committees and clubs or groups include: 

  • Marketing Committee
  • Residential Service Committee 
  • Visiting Committee
  • Canasta Club
  • Wine down
  • Auxiliary Committee
  • Campus Care Alliance

The community goes beyond its campus, actively encouraging residents to participate in the wider community. From a chapel for spiritual reflection to dog parks for furry companions, WhiteStone offers a spectrum of experiences.

A Tapestry of Services Tailored for You

WhiteStone’s senior living services are as exceptional as its amenities. The community provides housekeeping tailored to individual preferences, indoor and outdoor maintenance, landscaping, and lawn care.

Scheduled shuttle services make exploring local attractions a breeze, while community-wide Wi-Fi, security, and a 24-hour emergency call system prioritize residents’ safety and connectivity.

Dining at WhiteStone is a delightful experience with multiple options, including the main dining room, Bistro, and takeout service. Across a number of residents, standout dishes include salmon, ribeye, fried chicken, and barbecue. Residents also noted that they love Sunday brunch and dinnertime because they offer great social opportunities. 

The community ensures that recreational, social, cultural and educational activities are woven into the fabric of everyday life.

Many residents look forward to coffee and conversation, a social opportunity to enjoy a casual chat over a cup of delicious coffee. 

Living at WhiteStone: Unparalleled Comfort and Style

Life at WhiteStone is more than just engaging; it’s a fulfilling journey where residents have the flexibility to enjoy their golden years in comfort and style.

One resident commented on their favorite aspects of living at WhiteStone, noting that “getting to know new friends, having a safe atmosphere to reside in, and living in the community relieves the stress of living alone.” 

WhiteStone is a Life Plan Community that offers a full continuum of care. This includes:

The unique Life Care contract provides a living option that surpasses expectations, allowing residents to embrace their retirement years with peace of mind.

WhiteStone’s commitment to excellence is underscored by its recognition as a 2022–2023 Best Nursing Home for Short-Term Rehabilitation by U.S. News & World Report. Here, residents aren’t just recipients of care; they are active participants in choosing and shaping their lifestyle.

“There are open-minded people, friendly residents and staff, and the community is supportive of the needs of aging residents,” said one resident. “WhiteStone has open, friendly people who care about each other.” 

“Residents have become my family,” another resident said. 

Our residents agree, life at WhiteStone provides seniors with everything they need and more! If you’re curious about senior living, give us a call at 336-459-0904 and schedule a visit to our beautiful community.  



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