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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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Extraordinary at Every Age Podcast – The Start of a New Passion

Posted 4.15.21

As a civil engineer, Paul Roberts traveled around the world and saw some amazing places. Now, as a resident at Bishop Gadsden, he has shared his worldwide experiences through his newfound passion of art. He went from never painting in...

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See the Progress Being Made on Bishop Gadsden’s New Health and Rehab Center


Here is a sneak peek on how Bishop Gadsden is elevating health care - https://vimeo.com/537017434/eee03ce200...

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Team Member Spotlight – Stuart Grayson

Posted 4.13.21

In addition to the talents of our residents, our team members shine inside and outside of Bishop Gadsden.  Here is a great story on our Executive Sous Chef - Stuart Grayson - https://vimeo.com/534618160/f77277229a...

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