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Bishop Gadsden Episcopal Retirement Community is a thriving life plan community on more than 100 acres of lush marshlands and majestic oaks on James Island, just 10 minutes from downtown Charleston. Nationally recognized for its architectural design and high-quality programs and services, Bishop Gadsden offers residents the amenities, support, and freedom to live extraordinary lives.

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"Bishop Gadsden is unique in many ways, one of which is our amazing location. It’s truly incredible that this community, with its natural beauty, is also within the city limits of one of the most extraordinary small cities in America – with its vibrant arts and cultural scene, first class restaurants, state-of-the-art medical facilities, and so much more. Combined with beautiful beaches minutes in the other direction, it doesn’t get any better than this."

Sarah Tipton
President/CEO of Bishop Gadsden

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Bishop Gadsden Coronavirus Community Communication – October 22, 2020

Posted 10.22.20

Community Communication Final - October 22, 2020...

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Bishop Gadsden Coronavirus (COVID-19) Statistics – October 20, 2020

Posted 10.20.20

Bishop Gadsden Testing Statistics - October 20...

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Moving into Bishop Gadsden during the pandemic


As the world began to adapt and guidelines continuously changed throughout the pandemic, most of us continued to chant the phrase, “Let’s keep moving forward.” Despite the challenges faced during this time, Bishop Gadsden was steady in our approach, and...

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