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Finding a New Purpose in Retirement: 10 Ways to Reinvent Yourself

Retirement is not the finish line; it’s the beginning of a new chapter. For many, the word ‘retirement’ conjures images of relaxation, leisure, and a well-deserved break. However, amidst this popular narrative lies a powerful promise – the chance to reinvent oneself completely, to rediscover passions, and to build a life that is truly one’s […]

Working Into Retirement: Benefits, Job Ideas, and Independent Living in Durham, NC

Retirement is not a finish line; it’s the start of a new chapter in life’s narrative. For many older adults, the prospect of ceasing full-time employment can be both liberating and daunting. But what if retiring from one job didn’t mean calling it quits on work altogether? Working into retirement is a concept that’s reshaping […]

What Are the Benefits of Downsizing and How Do You Get Started?

Benefits of Downsizing

In a world that often seems to measure success by acquisition and accumulation, there’s a timeless yet often overlooked wisdom in the art of downsizing. While it might initially bring up feelings of loss, this process can lead to tremendous gains in personal well-being and health.  As a senior living community in Durham, North Carolina, […]

5 Ways to Cover Independent Living Costs in Durham, North Carolina

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Moving into an independent living community is a complex and often emotionally charged process. It’s a significant life event, and navigating the transition can be challenging. Beyond the emotional aspects, the financial implications of moving into independent living in Durham, North Carolina, can be a deciding factor for many individuals. At Bartlett Reserve, we understand […]

Bartlett Reserve Achieves Prestigious WELL Health-Safety Rating, Solidifying Commitment to Health and Safety 

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Bartlett Reserve, a renowned provider of independent living services in Durham, North Carolina, is proud to announce that it has achieved the WELL Health-Safety Rating for Facility Operations and Management. This esteemed recognition underscores Bartlett Reserve’s unwavering commitment to ensuring the health and safety of its residents, staff, and the broader community, especially in a […]

Independent Living Apartments in Durham NC with All-Included Services

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Are you or a loved one considering a move to independent living in Durham, North Carolina? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Bartlett Reserve offers a vibrant and welcoming community for seniors who want to embrace all that retirement has to offer while enjoying the peace of mind that comes with all-inclusive services. […]

5 Senior-Friendly Activities to Enjoy This Fall in Durham, NC

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As the leaves begin to change and the air turns crisp, autumn arrives in Durham, North Carolina, bringing with it a tapestry of vibrant colors and a sense of renewal. At Bartlett Reserve, we believe that fall is a wonderful season to savor life’s simple pleasures and create cherished memories. We’ve compiled a list of […]

Awarded Great Place To Work for the 6th Consecutive Year

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Celebrating Excellence: AgeWell Solvere Living Awarded Great Place To Work for the 6th Consecutive Year Bartlett Reserve, a thriving AgeWell Solvere Living operated independent living community, is delighted to share the exciting news that AgeWell Solvere Living has received the prestigious Great Place To Work recognition for an impressive 6th consecutive year. This accomplishment reflects […]

Understanding the Cost of Independent Living: A Comprehensive Guide with Bartlett Reserve

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As you approach retirement, planning your finances to ensure a comfortable and secure lifestyle becomes a significant task. One of the essential aspects to consider is the cost of independent living. At Bartlett Reserve, we understand the financial complexities involved in this decision, and we’re here to provide clarity to help you make an informed […]