Windsor Run community member Bob Mack (far right) spends quality time with the four students from St. Gabriel School who wrote about his life.

“A child needs a grandparent, anybody’s grandparent, to grow a little more securely into an unfamiliar world.”—authors Charles and Ann Morse

Sharing her personal experience moving to Windsor Run, community member Pat Bell speaks to guests at a bimonthly lunch and learn event.

Since receiving a “Healthiest Employers of Greater Charlotte” award from the Charlotte Business Journal, a record number of people are visiting Windsor Run, the Erickson Living community in Matthews, N.C.

Chef Patrick Yeager surrounded by both his culinary team and members of the Windsor Run staff and resident dining services committee celebrate their second place finish in the ninth annual Charlotte-area Chef Wars.

Despite the rise in popularity of cooking programming and celebrity chefs, community members at Windsor Run, an Erickson Living community in Matthews, N.C., need not look farther than their own on-site restaurants to enjoy expertly crafted culinary creations.

This beautifully appointed model apartment is used as the Live the Life suite at Windsor Run.

"For over two years we looked at many retirement communities,” says Joel Albaum, who moved to Windsor Run this past June with his wife Maxine. “Our son Todd lives in Charlotte. We knew we wanted to move from our home in New Jersey to North Carolina to be closer to him and his wife Robin.”

Windsor Run pioneer residents Janet and Ray Malarkey say they’re already gathering wonderful memories from their first year in their new community.

Each day for the last year, community members at Windsor Run fulfilled the Erickson Living community’s motto, “We share our gifts to create a community that celebrates life.” Recently, residents and staff celebrated the life they helped create with a day of festivities in honor of the community’s one-year

Beautiful brick buildings are shaded by by pergolas in the wonderful North Carolina sun.

Since the opening of Windsor Run’s third residence building, Beech Hollow, in June, priority list membership at the sought-after community is blossoming, too. 

Windsor Run’s newest residence building with 101 apartments will be home to some 150 new neighbors.

This month, Beech Hollow, the newest independent living residence building at Windsor Run, will open its doors to more than 150 new neighbors eager to join the thriving Erickson Living community in Matthews, N.C.

Photographed here, Windsor Run celebrated its one-year anniversary this past May with a day of activities highlighting a year of growth and friendship for community members and employees.

Windsor Run, an Erickson Living community in Matthews, N.C., known for its industry-leading, 90% refundable entrance deposit, is pleased to announce the introduction of a second financial option—the nonrefundable entrance deposit.

(From left) Janet Mercer, Kay Koos, Sherry Herion, Executive Chef Patrick Yeager, Maureen Hlavacek, Barbara Malady, and Kathryne Sanders.

Celebrity chef Guy Fieri remarked, “Cooking is all about people. Food is the only universal thing that really has the power to bring everyone together. No matter what culture, everywhere around the world, people get together to eat.”