Welcome to the Charter House page! Charter House is the world’s only Mayo Clinic Retirement Living and is located in Rochester, Minnesota.
In these pages we provide you with helpful resources that enable you to age in a healthy and purposeful way. You’ll find insight from Mayo Clinic experts, wellness tips, and personal stories about aging well. Follow us as we discuss steps you can take to improve your overall well-being.
We'd like to acknowledge our Charter House interdisciplinary teams in our care areas for their dedication to our residents.
Not only do you provide for our residents’ health needs, but you're also a listening ear and a companion. You recognize our residents as the individuals they are - with [...]
At Charter House our residents come first. Knowing that these are uncertain times, we have changed much of what we do on a daily basis, as many have, to be sure that our residents and staff remain healthy and safe. We create procedures and change them as needed based on [...]
Building Immune Resilience - Tips and thoughts from Amit Sood, MD MSc FACP
Dr. Amit Sood, one of the world's leading experts on resilience & well-being, offers advice in the wake of COVID-19 to help us remember that, when things seem like they are getting out of hand, there [...]
If you're considering a senior living community for your future, you may ask yourself "when is the right time to move?" The following questions and responses may be helpful in aiding you in your decision. Planning now can help ensure a smooth transition!
“We don’t need senior [...]
Many older adults wait too long to incorporate resources into their lives that will help them remain independent. Planning ahead is essential to considering the options available to you if your health or circumstances change. You will have more control when you make time to carefully explore [...]