Meet the Residents

  • Dick and Gail Ziegler want to be as independent as possible as they get older. They also wanted to stay close to their loved ones who live in the area. Their perfect solution wasn’t far away: Independent Living at The Overlook. After investigating various options for senior living, only The Overlook had everything they were seeking, and it kept them ... Continue Reading
  • Linda Thurston recently moved 1,300 miles from the place she lived and worked for the past 25 years. But she couldn’t feel more at home. Welcome to life at The Overlook. After visiting one of her sons and grandchildren in Charlton during Thanksgiving last year, “Grandma Linda” knew she wanted to move to Central Massachusetts. Then after viewing three senior ... Continue Reading
  • Henry “Hank” Rand had been alone long enough. After his beloved wife died in 2006, “I spent a lot of time looking at the four walls,” he recalls. And he knew the time had come to move into The Overlook. Ironically, he had put down a deposit at The Overlook years earlier, when “I couldn’t handle my wife’s illness alone ... Continue Reading
  • In May of 2014, Bob and Barbara Howard’s life changed dramatically. They just didn’t know it at the time. They had just attended The Overlook’s Dine & Discover Event on Cape Cod and were invited to visit the community—a visit that wouldn’t happen for seven months. But once they saw everything that The Overlook had to offer, things happened quickly. ... Continue Reading
  • Everyone follows their own path to retirement living. Some people decide quickly, put down their deposit, and in no time are in their new home. Some deliberate for many years. While others spend a few years considering their options before making their choice. Then there’s Bill and Doris Brown. During their first visit to The Overlook in 2004, they knew ... Continue Reading