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.


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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COVID-19 Update | April 22, 2021

April 22, 2021 Safety Update The Edgewood Summit focus on safety continues as we near the end of April 2021.  The 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 …

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COVID-19 Update | April 9, 2021

April 9, 2021 Safety Update Edgewood Summit is pleased with the high vaccination rate of our Residents (99%) while the Employee rate is hovering just above 70% for Employees and Auxiliary Staff.   Edgewood Summit is proud to be among those with the safest record throughout the COVID pandemic.  We continue to focus on safety and …

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Top Reasons Seniors Prefer Independent Living

Why Seniors Prefer Independent Living Inevitably with age, our priorities change. Taking care of the garden, lawn, laundry and house cleaning is physically harder. Some of us are rattling around in a too-big house. Others want more free time for the grandkids. We may simply be ready for a change of scenery and a new …

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COVID-19 Update | April 2, 2021

April 2, 2021 Safety Update Edgewood Summit continues to be encouraged with the high vaccination rate of our Residents (99%) and the number of our Employees who are vaccinated grows each week.  The Employee rate now stands at 70% for Employees and Auxiliary Staff.   Edgewood Summit is proud to be among those with the safest …

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COVID-19 Safety Update

We are encouraged with the high vaccination rate of our Residents (99%) and the number of our Employees who are vaccinated grows each week.  The Employee rate now stands at 66% for Employees and Auxiliary Staff.   Edgewood Summit is proud to be among those with the safest record throughout the COVID pandemic.  We continue to …

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