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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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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Inspiring Innovation at Westminster Canterbury Richmond

One of Westminster Canterbury Richmond’s long held values is innovation. The senior living industry demands creative solutions to ever-evolving challenges, and we know we must keep up in order to ensure the best life possible for our residents. Through our Foundation, we offer Innovation Grants to employees who come up with projects and ideas that […]

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Nurses Week

As part of our celebration of Nurses Week we hold our annual Nurses Award Celebration. Residents, family and fellow staff nominate nursing staff who they have seen go above and beyond in giving the best care possible. From those nominees a committee chooses the few who will receive our Tabb and Clinical Excellence Awards. As […]

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Healthcare Excellence Expansion

Westminster Canterbury Richmond offers a full range of healthcare services to meet our residents’ needs at many levels – assisted living, memory support, Mary Morton Parsons Health Center, and our independent living clinic. Now, I’m excited to share that we are adding more services so that we can shift from reacting to sickness to proactively […]

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Christmas Decorations

We decked our halls, dining rooms, living rooms, apartments and the outdoors for the Christmas season! Each year residents, volunteers and staff take special care decorating Westminster Canterbury Richmond for the holidays and enjoy welcoming guests to our home. Many elves are very busy decorating our entire campus in early December so that everyone can […]

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Embracing the future through Innovation Grants

10,000 Americans turn 65 every day – the baby boomer generation coming to retirement age.  As this combines with longer life-expectancies, the over-65 demographic will grow to its largest size ever!  With elderhood in the spotlight, innovative thinkers, businesses and entrepreneurs are turning their attention toward creating solutions for people to live long, vital lives.  […]

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Expansion into Home and Community Based Services for Residents and the Community

Westminster Canterbury Richmond is excited to announce plans to expand services to include companion care, home health and hospice care services to residents on our campus and beyond. “Our strategic plan calls us to better serve today and tomorrow’s seniors. With that in mind, the Westminster Canterbury board and executive leadership is very excited to […]

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