Live an Independent Life in Durham, New Hampshire

A retirement community for active and independent adults.

COVID-19 Precautions and Updates

What’s it been like at RiverWoods Durham these past few weeks? We asked a few of our residents…

We Would Still Love to Connect With You!

Considering current guidelines regarding COVID-19, we are not holding any in-person events on our campus for the remainder of the year. Please join us for one of the following:

Weekly Virtual Events

Each week we premiere fun and educational videos to help you stay connected, engaged, and healthy while staying home and staying safe. View Previous Facebook Events

Upcoming Free Webinars

Caregiving For a Loved One: Attend one or all four of these weekly webinars and you will receive helpful information and resources you can use while caring for your loved one.

Planning For the Future in Uncertain Times: Now more than ever, it’s imperative to have a plan for your future health care. Attend these two webinars to learn about your options and how to respond to unexpected change.

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We are also available for video conferencing and virtual tour appointments using FaceTime, Zoom, or Skype.

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Active and Care-Free Retirement Living

Imagine — a life without the cares of housekeeping, fixing the roof, or shoveling snow. A life with like-minded friends, and abundant options for activity just outside your door. A life where fresh, scratch-made restaurant-style meals are made for you every night.

At RiverWoods Durham, you can lead the same independent life you lead now, only better.

Best of all, RiverWoods Durham offers you the security of guaranteed access to high-quality health care, should you need it in the future. We are centrally located in the Seacoast region of New Hampshire, just minutes from the coast, near scenic Portsmouth, and with easy access to Boston.

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Independent and Assisted Living

A plan for anything the future may bring.

Independent Living at RiverWoods Durham

Assisted Living at RiverWoods Durham

There are so many things to do in this area.

I love being near the UNH campus. It's wonderful to be able to interact with the students, audit classes, use the library, and swimming pool.

Do you or someone you know need help with the activities of daily living?

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It’s More Affordable Than You Think

Choosing RiverWoods is a smart financial decision, offering an independent, hassle-free life now and security for your future.

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See Our Floor Plans

RiverWoods Durham offers a vast range of light-filled and spacious one and two-bedroom homes.

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Answers to Your Questions

Read through some of our most asked questions and submit your own.

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Surround Yourself With Nature and Friends

Join an active community of residents living a full life. Our state-of-the-art campus features all the amenities you’re looking for and spacious floor plan options. Surrounded by trails and woodland, RiverWoods Durham is just minutes from the New Hampshire seacoast, but with easy access to Portsmouth, Portland, and Boston.

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What's Going on at RiverWoods

Three Generations Together at RiverWoods Durham

A Place to Live As Well As a Place to Work RiverWoods Durham is home and family for many people from all walks of…

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Creating Community During COVID-19

RiverWoods Durham Responds to Crisis with Creativity and Humor It’s been over three months since our community began shelter-in-place procedures, as Justine Vogel, CEO…

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I have more free time

to spend reading and woodworking now that I don't have to worry about keeping up with a house and yard! Not to mention, I'll never have to shovel snow again.