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Cooking Group: Easy Chocolate Lovers Cake

February 7, 2024

Residents on Paraklay Way at The Commons have been loving our cooking groups, especially when it comes to sharing delicious recipes. One gem we uncovered is the ‘Easy Chocolate Lovers Cake’ shared by one of our talented residents. Their secret? Using coffee instead of water in a chocolate cake mix for an extra depth of …Read More…

Where Words May Fade, Music Forever Stays

August 21, 2023

Witnessing the power of melodies at Paraklay Way at The Commons, where our residents embrace the joy of live music. This time, we were serenaded by the enchanting Susan Savia, igniting memories and creating new moments. From dancing to harmonizing, the magic of music knows no bounds! #MusicMemories   #SongbirdSounds   #UnforgettableMelodies 

Cooking Up Joy and Memories on Paraklay Way!

August 17, 2023

There’s magic in the kitchen, and our residents know it best! This week, we turned up the heat with a delightful cooking group, whipping up delicious chocolate cupcakes. From cracking eggs to frosting cakes, every step enhanced dexterity and fine motor skills, all while creating sweet treats. But it wasn’t just about baking – we …Read More…


August 21, 2022

Brightmore of Wilmington is honored to help seniors transition to a community. They can live their life to the fullest! For us, every day is #SeniorCitizensDay!

Socialization for Seniors: Why It’s Vital and Nourishing

July 25, 2022

Connecting with others adds sweetness and meaning to life. From time spent nurturing lifelong relationships to meeting new friends and neighbors, positive interactions with others feed the spirit and the mind. The scientific community agrees—an article published in The Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience reports, “Humans are inherently social. We are not special in this …Read More…

Participate in The Longest Day with the Brightmore of Wilmington campus!

June 16, 2022

The Longest Day is the day of the year with the most light — the summer solstice. It’s the day that the entire Brightmore of Wilmington Campus has committed to fighting Alzheimer’s disease. We are participating in The Longest Day, a fundraising event to advance the care, support, and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association. …Read More…

Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2021

Wishing you and yours a very Merry Christmas! May you enjoy this holiday season of joy hope, peace and good will.

A “Sweet” Day at Paraklay Way

May 17, 2021

Sunshine and fresh air has been proven to lift our mood and help to reduce stress. A change of scenery and a boost of vitamin D can be especially beneficial for someone living with dementia. Time spent outdoors has been shown to have a number of both mental and physical health benefits. Residents who live …Read More…

We are so honored to be nominated in the 2021 WWAY TV Viewer’s Choice Awards

April 8, 2021

We are so honored to be nominated in the 2021 WWAY TV Viewer’s Choice Awards 🎉 Visit the link below to vote for: Brightmore of Wilmington — Best Retirement/Independent Living Community The Kempton — Best Assisted Living/Memory Care Click here to vote! Voting is open from now until May 13th. Happy voting!

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Brightmore of Wilmington

2324 41st Street
Wilmington, NC 28403


The Kempton

2298 S 41st Street
Wilmington, NC 28403


The Commons

2320 S 41st Street
Wilmington, NC 28403