Springmoor is

beauty with remarkable depth

Category: Community

Picturing Spring at Springmoor, a CCRC in Raleigh, NC

With its 43-acre, park-like campus that attracts residents and visitors alike, spring at Springmoor is truly something special. From well-kept lawns and gardens to unique courtyards and nature trails, any location on campus provides a great view of springtime blooms.

To better understand how the campus remains so beautiful, Springmoor’s landscaping manager, Thom Morgan, shared some behind-the-scenes details. With more than 20 years of experience at Springmoor and a background in landscape architecture, Thom has the knowledge, team and tools to keep Springmoor looking its best all year – and the spring season is a great one to highlight.

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Meet Jan Christensen: Getting Involved in the Springmoor Community

Even though Jan Christensen already had friends who lived at Springmoor, she still had some concerns about making the move two and a half years ago, and whether she would make more friends on campus.  Her fears of living in a different area than her friends who already lived on campus quickly disintegrated when her new neighbors gave her a warm welcome. Now, Jan is friends with many of those who welcomed her, and she still sees the friends she knew before she made the move. After she got settled, Jan rapidly became familiar with the community, and made herself comfortable by diving headfirst into the activities and organizations available at Springmoor.

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Making the Most of Independent Living in Raleigh

Making the most of an independent retirement lifestyle means having the freedom to go where you want to go and do what you want to do. One of Springmoor’s most-used services is our courtesy transportation. Thanks to our friendly drivers, the transportation team can you get where you need to go, when you need to get there, without the hassle of driving or looking for parking!

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The Safety and Security of Life at Springmoor

Many people choose to move to a Life Plan Community, or Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), for the safety and security of a community lifestyle. Unlike living alone in a single-family house or apartment, living in a retirement community means you always have peace of mind, thanks to security services and the assurance of care. Springmoor offers multiple security services, including 24-hour emergency call service and around-the-clock security staff, as well as a full continuum of healthcare services.

Linda Tucker, a newly settled-in resident at Springmoor, decided to move so she could have a higher level of safety and security than living in her house alone. She felt that a community lifestyle would provide her with peace of mind, knowing that she would always have access to any help she might need.

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How Springmoor Stands Out Among Retirement Communities in Raleigh, NC

It’s no secret that Raleigh, NC is a great place to retire. The Raleigh metro area offers countless social, cultural, educational and historical attractions, including museums, theaters, galleries and top-flight universities. The city’s overall richness means there’s always something new to do and something new to see. Forbes even named Raleigh one of 2018’s Best Places to Retire.

Beyond that, since Raleigh is such a popular retirement destination, many options for senior living abound, including 55+ communities, age-restricted communities and Life Plan Communities, which are also known as Continuing Care Retirement Communities (or CCRCs). Many retirement communities exist in Raleigh, NC, and it can sometimes be difficult to find the one that’s right for you.

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A Day in the Life at Springmoor: A CCRC in Raleigh, North Carolina

Charlene Young and her husband, William, are an active, happy couple from South Carolina, and they’ve been residents of Springmoor for nearly two and a half years. When the Youngs decided—with the help of their family—that it was time to move to a retirement community, they looked for a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Raleigh, North Carolina, where they could be closer to family in the area. Also, because Charlene’s sister-in-law had lived at Springmoor during her retirement, the community was high on their list of places to tour.

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