Rita Wegmann, left, and Diana Brown, residents at Bloom at Bluffton retirement home, participate in a flower arranging class on Friday. In the next two years, Beaufort County can expect a 33 percent increase in its capacity for senior housing.
Rita Wegmann, left, and Diana Brown, residents at Bloom at Bluffton retirement home, participate in a flower arranging class on Friday. In the next two years, Beaufort County can expect a 33 percent increase in its capacity for senior housing. Jay Karr jkarr@islandpacket.com
Rita Wegmann, left, and Diana Brown, residents at Bloom at Bluffton retirement home, participate in a flower arranging class on Friday. In the next two years, Beaufort County can expect a 33 percent increase in its capacity for senior housing. Jay Karr jkarr@islandpacket.com

Senior housing, elder care a booming business in Beaufort County

July 29, 2016 05:40 PM