Frequently Asked Questions

1. What are the advantages of living in a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) like Mary’s Woods?

2. What are the age and health requirements for admission to Mary’s Woods?

3. What amenities are available?

4. What are the required deposit and payment terms for the Mary’s Woods entrance fee?

5. What happens to my entrance fee?

6. Is the Monthly Service Fee subject to change?

7. What kind of residence options do I have?

8. May I further decorate or make changes to my residence?

9. May I have a pet?

10. May I have guests, host parties or travel?

11. Where is Mary’s Woods located?

12. Can I bring my car? What if I no longer drive?

13. Can I use my Medicare benefit at Mary’s Woods?

14. How does long-term care insurance work in a CCRC?

15. What levels of care are provided in the Marie Rose Health Center?

16. I understand Mary’s Woods was founded by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary (SNJM). What is their role in the community today?

17. Will moving to Mary’s Woods have any effect on my income taxes?