News from Edgewood Summit

News from Edgewood Summit.

Check here often to find the latest stories and senior living trends. From glimpses of life and events at Edgewood Summit to commentary on important retirement topics, you’ll find valuable information to read and share with family and friends.


What is the Cost of Independent Living at Edgewood Summit?

Check out our Floor Plan Finder online tool to discover how affordable living here can be.   You’ve worked hard to ensure a satisfying retirement. Naturally, you want your money to go as far as possible. Not just for the necessities such as a comfortable place to call home, but for a lifestyle where you can …

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What Is Wellness in Senior Living?

When you think about retiring to a senior living community, do you see yourself choosing a wellness- focused lifestyle with options for senior care, or would it be the other way around — a lifestyle focused on care and supplemented with wellness offerings?As our generation of seniors reaches retirement, we’re living longer and are more …

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Safety Update | July 30, 2021

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the State of West Virginia and the President of the United States are still urging all Adults and Children ages 12 and older to get vaccinated for the COVID 19 Virus as the Delta Variant is becoming a serious threat and spreading rapidly.  The new Delta Variant which originated …

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Grand Opening of Edgewood Summit Dog Park

We had a great afternoon on Friday, July 23rd officially opening the Edgewood Summit dog park and spa! We are a pet-friendly retirement community located in Charleston, WV. Good friends, happy dogs and great cheer. Browse the images of this eventful day.

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Why Retire in Charleston, WV

If you’re looking for independent living, Charleston, WV, is a perfect choice. A beautiful riverfront city, Charleston is one of the Mountain State’s hidden gems, with plenty of places to explore and enjoy the outdoors. Its scenic location offers nearly 150,000 acres of parkland and four seasons of changing mountain landscapes, with mostly moderate temperatures …

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COVID-19 Update | June 8, 2021

Safety Update The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the State of West Virginia and the President of the United States are still encouraging all Adults and Children ages 12 and older to get vaccinated for the COVID 19 virus.  West Virginia recently released new incentives for all who have been vaccinated with door prize drawings …

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How to Choose Between Independent Living and Assisted Living

When starting a search for senior living, one of the first aspects to consider is which level of living is right for you or your loved one. At Edgewood Summit, we offer independent living in Charleston, WV, as well as a full continuum of senior care, and we’re happy to share our expertise. Many seniors …

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COVID-19 Update | May 14, 2021

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recently released new general guidance on the use of Masks in regard to the COVID virus for those who are fully vaccinated.  We are encouraged by the news but also realize that we must be patient and wait on the detailed guidance for congregate care settings such as Edgewood …

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Talking to Your Parents About Independent Living

Best Ways to Talk to Aging Parents about Senior Living Do you know how your parents want to live after they’re retired? Are they planning to stay in their home forever? Are you wondering how they will cope with changes in their health as they age? It may sound counterintuitive, but asking your parents these …

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COVID-19 Update | April 30, 2021

April 30, 2021 Safety Update The Edgewood Summit vaccination rate remains high for Residents (99%) while the Employee and Auxiliary Staff rate is just above 70%.   Edgewood Summit is proud to be among those with the safest record throughout the COVID pandemic and safety continues as our focus.  Employees continue to be tested twice per …

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