The Lamp: Let Me Tell You a Story

Westminster Canterbury Richmond’s Summer 2018 issue of The Lamp features stories about how donors to Westminster Canterbury Foundation support our workforce, who are the drivers of innovation on our campus. Learn more about how their big ideas ensure the best life possible for our residents and cultivate leadership in senior services. These are your stories because you […]

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You’re Invited! Live Life Well RVA Symposium: Longevity Economy

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2018 REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST START AT 8 A.M. SYMPOSIUM: 9-11 A.M. Westminster Canterbury Richmond Center for Creative Living 1600 Westbrook Avenue Richmond, Virginia   Longevity Economy – the sum of all economic activity service the needs of Americans over age 50 is estimated to total at least $7.1 trillion in annual economic […]

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Batting Into Fall in the Child Development Center

As Fall approaches, the Child Development Center at Westminster Canterbury Richmond is gearing up for an exciting new season! Each quarter, “friends and family boards” with a specific theme are decorated throughout the Center with photos of family fun and togetherness.  This season’s theme is sports/team related. Families will add pictures participating in their favorite […]

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Senior Summer

The Senior Summer program at Westminster Canterbury Richmond provides learning opportunities to hundreds of residents each year. The program, which is the brain child of resident and founder Ann Archer, is hugely popular among residents and recently became available to those on our resident wait list. For the first interview in our new TV970 studio […]

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Make a Career Out of Caring

Westminster Canterbury Richmond is a great place to make a career out of caring! There are many opportunities to become a part of our award-winning community, from healthcare and engineering to housekeeping and hospitality. Watch this video to learn more about what makes Westminster Canterbury such a wonderful place to work. If you’re interested in […]

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Pirates of the Canterbury

On July 28, Westminster Canterbury Richmond celebrated its 43rd anniversary with Pirates of the Canterbury festivities! Residents, employees, family members and children from our Child Development Center were encouraged to don their pirate attire and hand-decorated pirate hats and join the party. There was something for everyone! Themed sales were featured in all of the resident-run […]

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Hello from the Mary Morton Parsons Health Center Team!

When you hear the words “health care center” or “long term care center,” do you immediately associate the word “JOY?” If not, glance at this very short video clip of the staff of the Mary Morton Parsons Health Center at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Nurses, administrators, recreational therapists, chaplains, nursing assistants, physical therapists, medical records staff […]

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#DisruptAgeism

Ageism – stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination against people based on their age.  Sadly, ageism is so common, we scarcely notice.  Change is needed! With 10,000 Baby Boomers turning 65 every day and people enjoying much longer lives than ever before, it is imperative to understand the severe impact ageism inflicts.  The idea that seniors are […]

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Assisted Living

Westminster Canterbury Richmond residents invite you into their homes to share ways they live life well and benefit from thoughtful services. This video about our assisted living offerings may surprise you! To learn more contact Sloan Lindsey at slindsey@wcrichmond.org  

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Happy Independence Day from Westminster Canterbury Richmond!

On Independence Day, the United States of America commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. At Westminster Canterbury Richmond, we celebrate in style! One of the highlights of the year is our Independence Day parade, where residents, employees, and children from our Child Development Center come together to showcase their […]

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