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Washington Commons retirement community offers southern charm and hospitality at its finest. This suburban senior living community in Evans, Georgia is set in a region consistently ranked one of the Best Places To Live in America by CNN.
Washington Commons independent living community is under a couple of miles from world-class healthcare providers like University Health Care System and shopping at Mullins Crossing.
Find camaraderie at the American Legion. See touring acts at the James Brown Arena. Explore the Augusta Museum of History and Morris Museum of Art. Augusta is also home to the Augusta National Golf Club, where the sport’s elite compete in the Masters Golf Tournament. There's always something to do, and neighbors up for joining in the fun at Washington Commons.
Washington Commons is an award-winning, independent senior living community. Awards include the 2020 Great Place to Work certification, the 2020 Caring.com Super Star award, and the 2019 Great Place to Work certification.
Keeping You Informed
Our commitment to helping older people live better means sharing important and timely information to help you make an informed decision to live in a Holiday community. Washington Commons operates with extensive protocols that mitigate the spreading of COVID-19. If a resident tests positive for COVID-19, we notify residents and their designated contacts, our employees, and the local health department. In addition, the number of active cases is shared here. We are so proud of our team’s efforts and hard work to protect our community. See here for more information on our prevention and response measures.
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If you'd like to speak with us about joining our senior living community, please use this form. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will respond promptly. You can even schedule a personalized virtual tour. We're here 7 days a week and offer visits to suit your schedule.
In the neighborhood
Moving to a new home can be challenging, but you’ll find familiar comforts and discover new favorites at Washington Commons and in the surrounding Evans area. With so many entertainment options and transportation services, residents at Washington Commons enjoy a lifestyle that’s anything but boring.
Floor Plans & Room Planner
Washington Commons features inviting floor plans designed to maximize resident access and everyday comfort in your new home. Use this convenient guide to choose from the many available room sizes and layouts, then use our room planning tool to help arrange the furniture in your new home.
Community Amenities and Services
- Activity Room
- Barber/Beauty Salon
- Bistro Area
- Community Fireplace
- Community Grounds
- Covered Parking
- Fitness Equipment
- Garage Parking
- Large Screen TV Lounge
- Laundry Facilities
- Locked Mailboxes
- Lounge Area
- Outdoor Swimming Pool
- Patio Area
- Pets Welcome
- Private Dining Room
- Resident Kitchen
- Safety Rails
- Smoke Alarm and Sprinkler System
- Washer and Dryer
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Guest Suite
- Renters Liability Insurance Program
- Basic Cable TV
- Full Kitchen in Units
- Individually Controlled Heating and Air Conditioning
- Kitchenette in Units
- Patio or Balcony
- Telephone Hookups
- Carpet and Window Treatments
- Walk-in Tub
- Wheelchair Accessible Units
Services Included with Monthly Rent
- Common Area WiFi
- Complimentary Scheduled Transportation
- Three Chef Prepared Meals Daily
- Full Calendar of Enriching Activities
- Light Linen Service
- Lively Mobile Plus Personal Emergency Response Device
- Weekly Housekeeping
- Exclusive Travel and Stay Program
- Most Utilities Included
What are your interests?
Beauty Care Needs Met On-Site
The convenience of Washington Common's on-site beauty salon and barber means all you have to do is walk in to get your hair and nails done. Of course, appointments are available.
Residents also enjoy access to a massage therapist, and our beauty shop also does nails.
Fitness Right at Home
Washington Commons residents enjoy a variety of health and fitness activities, from weekly group exercise classes to anytime access to on-site fitness equipment.
Residents can join friends and follow a walking path around the community. We also hold exercise classes Monday through Friday, with an instructor visiting once a week, and Zumba and Tai Chi weekly. Legacy Therapy is on-site for physical therapy Monday through Friday.
Let Us Serve You
Enjoy restaurant-style dining served with courtesy and caring by our staff who know you. Chef-prepared meals are served every day in Washington Commons dining room. Sit with friends or invite your family for a special occasion in our private dining room. Each meal is designed to meet the unique nutritional needs of community members.
Our residents are especially fond of our chef's fried pork chops and fried chicken. Our chef holds a monthly meeting with residents to pinpoint their likes and dislikes, and discuss future taste ideas. Our chef wins the Holiday Star Award every quarter.
Make Memories Exploring the Surrounding Community
There’s so much to explore in the Evans area and Washington Commons makes sure that residents experience as much as possible. Regular outings to favorite restaurants, local events, and more introduce residents to all their neighborhood has to offer and connect them to the surrounding community.
Popular destinations include monthly restaurant outings and trips to the casino in North Carolina, the canal trip (boat tour) in Augusta, the Singing Christmas Tree, Hamrick's, Red Lobster, Olive Garden, Old MacDonald's Fish camp and more.
Life is Never Boring
Washington Common's comprehensive calendar is packed with both recurring activities and special events. The variety of available activities is meant to enrich the whole person by stimulating physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, creative, social or vocational wellness.
First and second Wednesdays we have musical entertainment. We had to start bringing it in every month as we can get up to 65 residents at both events. We have poker Night Tuesdays and Thursdays, and devotional group that meets Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
We have raised garden beds for the residents. They plant flowers and some tomatoes, and the residents love to eat them!
Pets Make Life Better
Furry friends are welcomed as residents at Washington Commons. We understand how important the companionship and bond that seniors share with their pets. We’re delighted to have cats, dogs, birds, and even bunnies as part of our community.
Once a quarter an animal adoption agency visits and brings animals to socialize with our residents. All residents know Pineapple the cat, and a fox and deer play in our back yard from time to time. Many residents join each other to walk their dogs.
Stay Connected with Technology and Wifi
Washington Commons residents enjoy WiFi access in the common area, as well as access to a computer in the activities room. Our residents choose what they would like to do. For example, one resident shares his Alexa device and plays music for all.
Travel and Adventure is Always Available
The exclusive Travel & Stay program offers residents exciting opportunities to travel around the country, with free stays of up to seven days at any of Holiday Retirement’s more than 260 communities. Three chef-prepared meals are included with each trip. Visit all 43 states or just choose a favorite new location or two.
We occasionally hold food cook-offs where chefs "battle" each other to see who can create a better meal. We also hold spotlight events where we build "food trucks" and enjoy international cuisine.
Lend a Helping Hand
At Washington Commons, many residents find a sense of fulfillment in donating their time and skills to a cause close to their hearts. For example, we have a drop stitch group that makes hats for the hospitals, and our residents volunteer at a local elementary school. In addition, we did a back-to-school drive and are currently doing a food drive and Toys for Tots.
We have a mom's group that comes in to craft with our residents and bring their kids for a safe trunk or treat. Multiple Baptist churches come to sing, and volunteer spend time with the residents.
Join us for a Complimentary Meal
At Holiday Retirement, we love our food and know you will too. We invite you and a guest to join us for a flavorful meal and the opportunity to see first-hand if independent retirement living is right for you.
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