The Waterford on Highland Colony

The Waterford on Highland Colony provides quality care and the supportive environment needed for you to remain as self-reliant as possible. Featuring independent living services in Ridgeland, Mississippi, our community puts a focus on getting the most out of life. And, small pets are welcome!

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Experience upscale, comfortable elegance with a wide range of activities available.

Fun & friends

There is never a shortage of fun activities or friendly faces! From movie nights and bridge groups, to wine and cider socials and happy hours, we take pride in programming that brings people together.

You’ll love our proximity to Ross Barnett Reservoir, where 33,000 acres welcome boaters, skiers, picnickers and more. Boat rentals are available at the harbor, and residents can enjoy some exercise on nearly 7 miles of walking paths. The Mississippi Craft Center is also nearby.

Safety & convenience

Experience peace of mind with 24-hour staffing, emergency response systems, on-site health agencies and full service therapies.

We offer a variety of exercise and recreational programs for you to enjoy onsite. You can also access the Ridgeland Super Star Senior Program offering enrichment programs such as oil painting, foreign language classes, martial arts and dancing.

Still Water Church meets each Sunday morning at 10:30 in our activity room, or catch a mid-week service on Wednesday evenings at 5:30.

I moved to The Waterford because I wanted to have more people in my life. Now, these people have become my family. I am so happy to have found The Waterford! Dorothy T.

The Waterford on Highland Colony living options

Find the right type of senior living community.

Independent living

Enjoy a private apartment and active social life with freedom from chores like housekeeping, laundry and home maintenance.

Temporary care

Move in for a short-term stay when you need additional support or try out our community before committing to a lease.

Resident life at The Waterford on Highland Colony

See what modern senior living looks like

Senior woman and male caregiver discussing knitting techniques at a table.

Education & recreation

From our tap dancing lessons and monthly resident council meetings to craft and cooking projects to themed dress-up days, we provide meaningful ways for you to develop new skills and interests and expand your social circles.

Senior man and woman laughing while making cookies.

Fun with food

Food connects us, brings us joy and can be a creative outlet. You don’t have to be a professional chef to get in on the action! Our staff and residents hold bake-offs, organize recipe exchanges and work together on fun cooking projects.

Well-lit library with a wall of bookshelves, a table with chairs in the center of the room and comfortable seating spread around.

On-site amenities

Stroll our beautifully manicured gardens or grab a good read from our well-stocked library and curl up in front of the fireplace. Get your hair done at our on-site salon and join a card game in the activity center. There’s plenty of things to do!

In the area

Surrounded by the very best Ridgeland, Mississippi, has to offer, our independent living community is convenient to Interstates 55 and 220 and Highway 51. A convenient AMTRACK station is just 10 miles away.
Hospitals: St. Dominic, Baptist Health Systems, River Oaks
Pharmacies: Rite Aid, Walgreens, PharMerica, CVS
Restaurants: P.F. Chang’s, Koestler Prime, Local 463, Five Guys Burgers and Fries
Shopping: Renaissance at Colony Park, The Township and Costco

Our COVID-19 response

The safety of our residents and team members is our highest priority. Company-wide, we are taking safety measures and following guidance from officials. While life in our communities might look a bit different right now, we’re hard at work keeping our residents happy and engaged.

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