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Summer Solstice Party at Bartlett Reserve
Thursday, June 20th

Bartlett Reserve Summer Solstice Guests enjoy watermelon by the pool

Event: Sumer Solstice Date: Thursday June 20, 2024 Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Location: Bartlett Reserve Celebrate The Longest Day of the Year at Barlett Reserve Join us on June 20th at 2:00 PM for an unforgettable Summer Solstice celebration at Bartlett Reserve, Durham’s premier independent living community. Indulge in mouthwatering BBQ, groove to […]

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, […]

Dive into Summer at Bartlett Reserve’s Pool Party Event!
Friday, May 31, 2024

Seniors Enjoy Drinks at Bartlett Reserve Pool Party

Event: Pool Party Date: Friday, May 31, 2024 Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Location: Bartlett Reserve Community Celebration For the Start of Summer Celebrate the start of summer with us at Bartlett Reserve, the premier senior living community in Durham, North Carolina! You are invited to our Pool Party on Friday, May 31, 2024 […]

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 […]

Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day At Bartlett Reserve
March 14, 2024

Bartlett Reserve Senior Celebrating St. Paddys Day with Green beer.

Event: Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day Date: Thursday March 14, 2024 Time: 4:00pm – 5:30pm Location: Bartlett Reserve Unlock the doors to an Irish-inspired event at Bartlett Reserve Independent Living. Join us on Thursday, March 14, from 4:00 to 5:30 PM to explore our vibrant community, meet friendly team members, and celebrate the luck of the […]

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 […]

Winter Ball
December 15, 2023

Senior Living Dancing at Winter Ball 2023

Event: Winter Ball 2023 Date: Friday, December 15, 2023 Time: 5:00pm – 8:00pm Location: Bartlett Reserve Join us for a magical evening at the Winter Ball, hosted at Bartlett Reserve on Friday, December 15th from 5 to 8 PM. Whether you choose to don your finest semi-formal attire or come as you are, you’re in […]

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

seniors in fall leaves

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 […]