Independence Village of Olde Raleigh

3113 Charles B. Root Wynd
Raleigh, NC 27612
(877) 931-8238

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Community Life

Independence Village of Olde Raleigh celebrates its residents with special activities, seminars and monthly support groups that bring our community together. Residents, family members and friends can keep track of all of our daily, weekly and monthly happenings, find out how to get involved in our activities, see photos from past events and get the latest news from our community by checking here.

Date: 06/13/2018 to 07/20/2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm


What It's Worth Event

Are you looking for something that is unusual or unique? Do you enjoy the "Antique's Roadshow" and the excitement of trying to guess what it's worth. Independence Village of Olde Raleigh and Caring Transitions of Raleigh, join together for a fun filled afternoon fashioned after that very popular show. Come join our residents as they and their treasures step into the spotlight. Our team of experts will research and present their findings on antiques, the unusual and a variety of items. Join us on Thursday, July 19th at 2:00pm for a great afternoon of fun. For more information contact our Activities Department at (919) 781-8226.

Date: 06/01/2018 to 06/08/2018

Moving Made Simple for Seniors

Join us on Thursday, June 7th at 2:00 - 4:00pm, or 6:00 - 8:00pm for two presentations on Moving Made Simple for Seniors. Listen to our panel of experts as they answer questions and discuss how to develop a successful plan for your next move. How to make the move - what come's first? how to discuss moving with your parents? How to organize your old and new home? Where do I start?
Real Estate, Professional Organizers, Movers and Mental Health professionals will answer your questions. Seating is Limited so RSVP is requested. Contact Donna at (919) 781-8226.

Eldercare Lawyer
Date: 06/01/2018
10:00am - 6:30pm

Location: 3113 Charles B. Root Wynd, Raleigh, NC 27612

Free Consultation -Asset Protection Day & Evening Seminars Monthly On Same Day

Join us the 2nd Wednesday of each month for our FREE Seminar about Asset Protection, Elder Law, Veterans Aid & Attendance Program and Estate Planning tools. Local Eldercare Lawyer and TV & radio host Bill Alexander or one of his associates hosts Asset Protection Seminars Monthly at Independence Village of Olde Raleigh. You can also hear his shows on Saturday morning after the Weekend Gardner or at the link below:
Seminars are FREE and open to the public. Choose from 10:00am, 2:00pm or 6:30pm.

For a schedule of upcoming seminars and to sign up, visit or call 919-256-7000.

Date: 05/07/2018

Calling All Bridge Players and "Want to Be's"

Do you play bridge? Independence Village of Olde Raleigh has a very active bridge club. Call our Activities Department at (919) 781-8226 and we'll set up a table for you to join. Want to learn how to play bridge? Our resident instructors meet weekly with new students and those needing a refresher to go over the basics of playing bridge. Call our Activities Department at (919) 781-8226 and we'll schedule your class.

Are You Up to the Challenge?
Date: 05/07/2018

Are You Up to the Challenge?

Our newest exercise program will really make you think. Mental Aerobics every Friday at 10:30am. Join our "deep thinkers" as they go through a series of mental exercises to help stimulate and energize the brain. Nothing needed just come and have fun. Call our Activities Department at (919) 781-8226 to join.


Posted On: 07/14/2018 - 9:45pm

Bringing Generations Together Through Music

A new weekly music-making experience is now being offered at our community!  Capital Senior Living is bringing Music Together®, an international early childhood music organization, and one of its popular music classes for young children to Independence Village of Olde Raleigh. The Generations class is a 45-minute music experience where a teacher leads the group in song, musical games and activities.  Children, newborn to age 5, their caregivers and our residents come together for music-making experiences designed to build relationships across generations and bring joy to your soul.

Classes are every Monday at 10:30am.  For more information on Music Together, visit the website below.

Posted On: 05/30/2018 - 2:30pm

Alzheimer’s Association Fundraiser: The Longest Day

On June 21, 2018, the longest day of the year and summer solstice, dozens of people from our community will come together to show their love for those affected by Alzheimer's disease. You can be one of them. Join us Thursday, June 21 at 2:00pm for a fun-filled day of Games, Kissing Booth, Mini Walk and Bake-Sale and fun to raise money and awareness to fight Alzheimer’s.

Need to write a note? We also have notecards made by our residents available for purchase 12 cards and envelopes just $10!

Throughout May and June, we’ll be accepting donations on behalf of the Alzheimer’s Association to support research, caregivers and those affected by Alzheimer’s. To join the fight, donate online at We look forward to seeing you on June 21!

Questions about how you or your organization can get involved? Contact Connie at 919-781-8226 or

Posted On: 06/21/2017 - 4:00pm

Community Driver - David Keeps Residents Moving and Smiling

We have a new bus with a lift for trips to shopping and such.

We have a new Ford Flex to take residents to scheduled medical appointments.

Our driver helps keep our residents independent longer.

Posted On: 06/21/2017 - 2:30pm

Ice Cream Social Every Wednesday Afternoon

Ice Cream Social Every Wednesday Afternoon at 2:30

Friends and Ice Cream what could be better?

Posted On: 06/20/2017 - 3:00pm

New Writer Club is a Hit - Tuesday's at 10:30 am

Writers and those just interested in writing meet to work on ongoing and new writing projects. Don't you want to join them?