Live an Independent Life in Exeter, New Hampshire

A retirement community for active and independent adults.

Independent Living at RiverWoods Exeter

Active and Care-Free Retirement Living

Imagine — a life without the cares of housekeeping, fixing the roof, or shoveling snow. A life with indoor pools and fitness classes, with lush trails and gardens just outside your door. A life where fresh, scratch-made restaurant-style meals are made for you every night.

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

Best of all, RiverWoods Exeter 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 Exeter

Assisted Living at RiverWoods Exeter

There are so many things to do in this area.

I visit the Exeter farmer's market every Thursday after my yoga class. This weekend, my friends and I are going to see an exhibit at the MFA in Boston.

25 Years of Impact and Innovation

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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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RiverWoods offers a vast range of beautiful one and two bedroom homes and cottages.

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Surround Yourself With Nature and Friends

Join an active community of residents living a full life. Whether you’re looking for cultural variety or a peaceful pastoral setting, you’ll experience the best of both worlds at RiverWoods Exeter. Our three campuses are surrounded by trails and woodland, just minutes from the New Hampshire seacoast, but with easy access to Portsmouth, Portland, and Boston.

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I have more freedom

to enjoy the things I'm passionate about - like painting, volunteering in the community, and travel - now that I don't have to worry about yard work, cleaning, or even cooking dinner every night.

What's Going On at RiverWoods

RiverWoods Exeter selects Connor’s Climb Foundation as Beneficiary of Annual Fun Run

PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Release Further Information: Adelle Gabrielson, Marketing Manager, 603.658.3048 Exeter, NH—September 3, 2019—Honoring the memory of the late Amy Scribner,…

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First U.S. Pilot of Sensara Proves Successful for RiverWoods Exeter Residents

Sensor Technology Increases Resident Confidence and Reduces Falls PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Release Exeter, NH—August 21, 2019— RiverWoods Continuing Care Retirement Community recently…

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