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Be The Change – Lena Be The Change – Lena
Social Director I have had the privilege of working at two of our sister communities in the past and now I’ve been led to Wildewood Downs, where I have been for a month.
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Retiring in Columbia,SC Retiring in Columbia,SC
Columbia, South Carolina is the capital and central metropolis in the Palmetto State. Its eclectic community includes college students, working professionals and retirees alike.
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5 Day Trips from Columbia SC 5 Day Trips from Columbia SC
Thinking about a quick day trip with family and friends? Check out these 5 great trips just an hour or two from Columbia, South Carolina. Centrally located in the middle of South Carolina, Columbia is the state’s capital city.
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Anterica Thomas – Wellness Director Anterica Thomas – Wellness Director
Wellness Director I joined the team at Wildewood Downs in March of 2020 after being with Senior Living Communities since 2017.
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Cost of Memory Care in Columbia Cost of Memory Care in Columbia
The cost of memory care in Columbia, South Carolina ranges from $4,780 per month for a shared studio apartment to $7,110 per month for a 1-bedroom villa apartment. The average cost is $5,316 per month or about $63,802 per year.* Columbia is the capital city of South Carolina, chartered in 1905.
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Tips to Help Seniors During Coronavirus Tips to Help Seniors During Coronavirus
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Center For Disease Control (CDC) has deemed older adults among the people who are at higher risk for severe illness. As a country, our daily lives have changed to follow CDC, state and federal mandates.
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2020 Silver Pen Winners 2020 Silver Pen Winners
On April 3rd, Wildewood Downs, a luxury senior living community in Columbia, announced the winners of the Silver Pen Scholarship Competition. The Silver Pen Competition has been hosted by Wildewood Downs parent company, The Maxwell Group, since 2012.
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Why Do People With Dementia Wander? Why Do People With Dementia Wander?
One of the most dangerous behaviors associated with dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease is wandering. Taking the steps to prevent wandering can keep your loved one safe and ensure that they aren’t at risk outside of their home.
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10 Benefits of Becoming a CNA 10 Benefits of Becoming a CNA
Close your eyes, think about how your future would look in a given career. Would you join the military, go to trade school, or attend a college? These are just a few options for when you’re re-evaluating where your career path is going.
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Cost of Assisted Living in Columbia Cost of Assisted Living in Columbia
The cost of assisted living in Columbia, South Carolina ranges from $2,273 per month for a semi-private room to $6,840 per month for a villa apartment. The average cost is $3,990 per month or about $49,884 per year.* Columbia is the capital city of South Carolina, chartered in 1905.
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