Start Your Plan for an Active, Independent Life

If your idea of active is a round of golf, a road trip, or a ramble through the countryside – not waiting at home for the plumber – then RiverWoods Manchester is for you. Independent living at RiverWoods Manchester truly means a life that is convenient, active, and hassle-free.

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I’m more active at RiverWoods Manchester...

than I was on my own. There are so many friends around who are interested in doing things. Since moving to RiverWoods Manchester I’ve been to more fun places and seen more of New Hampshire than ever before!

“I’m too active for an old-folks home. How is RiverWoods Manchester different?”

There’s always something fun happening at RiverWoods Manchester – from upbeat and energetic fitness classes to educational and social opportunities to gatherings over shared interests, like painting, cards, and music. You’ll be surrounded by other active, interesting senior adults who are also living their best life.

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A Plan for Whatever the Future Brings

As a Continuing Care Retirement Community, RiverWoods Manchester provides a secure plan for future health care. If needed, Assisted Living, Memory Support, and Nursing Care are available from within our community at prices well below the market rate. You won’t have to go through a disruptive move when or if your health care needs change.

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Choose More Independence

Life at RiverWoods Manchester gives you more freedom than living alone in your home. You’ll receive practical services and amenities now, and high quality, personalized care if and when you need it in the future. Choosing RiverWoods Manchester puts you in control of what your care will cost; you only pay for the care you need, and at a price well below market rate.

My biggest fear was...

that my home at RiverWoods Manchester would be too small and I wouldn’t have enough room — I downsized 50% of what I had prior to moving. Letting go of so much, you really think you’re going to miss it, but you know, I don’t miss any of it!

Maintenance-Free Living

We make life better by taking care of the details, like all inside and outside maintenance, housekeeping, and one chef-prepared meal a day — so you can focus on what you enjoy most.

RiverWoods Manchester is transformed!

See How RiverWoods Manchester Has Undergone a Makeover!


Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the timeline for cottages?

    We plan to break ground on the cottages at RiverWoods Manchester in the spring of 2023 with completion the following year. Pencil a date of summer 2024 to move into your new home. Join the Cottage Priority Program and don’t miss your opportunity for the best selection at the lowest price!

  • The Cottage Priority Program

    The Priority Program is the first opportunity to get the best selection at the lowest price. There is a very limited windo to secure your spot there is an interest form and a completely refundable $1,000 deposit. Get started today! Contact Carmen Chaisson at or call 603-836-2302.

    You will receive a Cottage Priority Program certificate to indicate your place in line. If you decide to move forward, the $1,000 will be applied to your entrance fee deposit. If you decide not to move forward it will be refunded.

    Once plans are finalized in the late fall of 2022 you will be contacted in priority order to review plans and give you the opportunity to choose your home.

  • What is the square footage of the cottages?

    The cottages are 1,348 and 1,656 square feet. The floor plan names are White Oak and Sugar Maple.



  • Can I get health care in my home if I want or need it?

    When you want to remain in your independent home, but you need some extra help, Enhanced Living is available to you. Choose from a diverse menu of services, at an additional fee, and our staff will provide extra help to meet your needs and make life easier.

  • What Health Care Services do you offer?

    RiverWoods Manchester residents receive 30 free days a year of short-term care in our Health Center. When a RiverWoods Manchester resident is recovering from an illness or surgery, personalized Assisted Living care is provided by caring staff members in a familiar environment.

    Assisted Living, Nursing Care, and Memory Support are available to residents of RiverWoods Manchester at a price well below the market rate. There is no need for a second move or transition when your or you or your parents’ health care needs have changed.

    If long-term assistance with the activities of daily living is required, residents who transition to Assisted Living pay a significantly reduced rate for the additional services, well below what would be considered the standard market rate.

It’s more affordable than you might think.

With a wide range of beautiful floor plan options available, we have something to suit everyone. Contact Jen for pricing and availability or to take a tour.

Choosing RiverWoods Manchester truly means choosing your best life. How do you define independence?

See for yourself, schedule a tour with Jen