Live an Independent Life in Exeter, New Hampshire

A retirement community for active and independent adults.

COVID-19 Precautions and Updates

What’s it been like at RiverWoods Exeter 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 Broadcasts

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

Upcoming Free Online Workshops

Caregiving For a Loved One: Attend one or all four of these workshops 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 online workshops 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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10:00 – 11:00 am

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Happiness is a Choice You Make, Even in a Pandemic

Join us for a book reading and conversation with John Leland, author of the 2018 New York Times bestselling book “Happiness is a Choice…


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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See Our Floor Plans

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

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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. 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

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When you think of the words “beach town” and “retirement” you might automatically think of Florida, but it’s not surprising to us that Portsmouth…

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Spreading Joy (Not Germs): Creating Community During the COVID-19 Crisis

It’s been three months since our community began shelter-in-place procedures, as Justine Vogel, CEO of the RiverWoods Group, implemented policies that, while restrictive, were…

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