Life at The Marshes of Skidaway Island.

There’s a lot going on at The Marshes of Skidaway Island. You can keep up with all the latest news and information right here.


Benefits of Joining a Senior Living Waitlist

Did you turn 65 in 2011? If you did, you’re among the first baby boomers to reach traditional retirement age, and you’ll see the youngest members of your generation reach this milestone in 2029. With 10,000 Americans turning 65 every day, by 2031, the U.S. population over age 65 will number 75 million. According to …

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Staying Active as You Age

According to the World Health Organization, a person’s lifestyle choices affect 60% of their overall health. Maintaining an active lifestyle provides numerous mental, emotional, and physical benefits to add more vibrancy and energy in seniors’ later years. Retirement communities put a strong focus on active senior living to bolster residents’ daily lives. A varied menu …

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Aging in Place vs. Life Plan Community Costs

Many older adults want to stay in their home for as long as possible. And who can blame them? Home is where they feel comfortable. And if their mortgage is paid off, staying at home makes financial sense. But eventually, staying at home becomes aging in place, which generally means you need help living on …

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What to Expect with Senior Rehabilitation After Falls

While falling is not an inevitable part of aging, it’s a fact that 1 in 4 Americans ages 65+ will suffer from a fall annually. Falls are the leading cause of injury and the most common cause of hospital admissions among older adults. They lead to a variety of health issues like broken hips, other …

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Priority Access to Newly F.D.A. Approved COVID-19 Vaccine

The Marshes of Skidaway Island is pleased to be able to offer the COVID-19 vaccination to residents and employees through our partner pharmacy. Residents and employees will be in the initial distribution group in the CDC phased allocations and among the first in the country to have access to the vaccine once it is available. …

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Life Care Services Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction

It’s a Proud Time to Live at The Marshes of Skidaway Island Our management company, Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company, ranked highest in customer satisfaction with independent living senior living communities two years in a row — and we have you to thank for it. This award demonstrates that residents and their families are …

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Why Move Into Independent Living Now

Senior living communities as we know them are a recent phenomenon. When our parents and grandparents got older, they most likely continued to live in their home. If they eventually needed someone to take care of them, then they moved into a nursing home. We’ve Come a Long Way, Baby Times have changed, and so …

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Why Seniors Are Choosing Life Plan Communities

Deciding if a senior living community is right for you is a highly personal choice. With so much that goes into making a decision, the more informed you are, the better chance you have of finding the right fit. At The Marshes of Skidaway Island, we’ve been serving the Savannah area since 2004. In this …

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Pet-Friendly Senior Living

Owning a dog can be a great source of joy throughout our lives. When we lavish love on our fur babies, they return unconditional and devoted companionship that’s hard to beat. Dog-friendly retirement communities such as The Marshes of Skidaway Island recognize the positive effects our furry friends have on our quality of life. From …

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Opening up Our Community

Many state and county governments are releasing plans to reopen the economy to essential businesses.  While this is an encouraging sign, please know this process will be thoughtfully considered at The Marshes of Skidaway Island. We will implement a multi-phased approach when reopening our community.  As we serve vulnerable adults throughout our community, The Marshes …

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