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Our Journey to Independent Living

#1 Don’t be a Sissy! My friend’s mother, Sissy, passed away several years ago.  She was much beloved, and many family memories were preserved in her home. It was full of love. It was also filled with a lifetime accumulation of furniture, artwork, collections, Christmas, with a full attic and garage… (you get the picture…and…

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Arts in Wilmington – Summer To Do List

Don’t Miss These Summer Art Offerings in Wilmington, North Carolina In Wilmington, North Carolina, there are no shortage of places to enjoy art and entertainment for seniors! From the beautiful outdoors to the buildings steeped in history, there is something for everyone this summer in Wilmington! Discover New Art in Historic Venues Wilmington is home…

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Volunteering is the perfect way for seniors to share their time

Spring is well underway, providing plenty of opportunities for active seniors to get outside, head off on road trips, and have some fun. As the weather gets warmer, members of The Davis Community here in Wilmington, NC have plenty of beachfront activities nearby. But there’s also so much more to do near our retirement community…

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Active Retirement Lifestyle – Gardening and Yoga

Wellness and Retirement Go Hand In Hand in Wilmington It’s no secret that staying active can lead to healthy and happy retirement years. In fact, recent studies show that adding just 15 minutes a week of exercise each year can have a tremendous effect on slowing down the aging process. In Wilmington, North Carolina, there…

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Apartment Homes Wilmington NC – Location, Location, Location

Apartment Homes, Wilmington NC – Choose 11 styles at The Residences Location, location, location. The first decision you make about retirement is likely to center around where you will spend these years. At The Davis Community, we know firsthand of all the things that beautiful Wilmington, North Carolina has to offer. From greenspace to city…

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4 Retirement Tips for Couples in North Carolina

You’ve finally made it to retirement with the one you love—the opportunities for fancy date nights, new hobbies, and daytime trail walking are endless. As you excitedly plan the weeks, months, and years ahead, you may have unanswered questions about where you want to live. 

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7 Fun Facts About Senior Living in North Carolina

Where you retire impacts how you retire. At The Davis Community, we love to be part of the Wilmington, NC, community —it’s the perfect place for seniors to cultivate a rich, fulfilling life. If you’ve never been to our great city before (or you’re considering making a move), here are a few of fun facts…

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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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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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