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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Voices of Richmond Lift Our Hearts in Song

The past few weeks at Westminster Canterbury Richmond have been filled with the heavenly sounds of many voices singing together in harmony. Our Sara Belle November Theater hosts more than 50 performances annually, and we were lucky to feature three local choirs in quick succession! The Richmond Symphony Chorus, led by Erin Freeman, brought A […]

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A Day for Remembering…

Memorial Day is a federal holiday for remembering those who died while serving in our country’s armed forces. What we have discovered through our many resident veterans is that if you delve into the process of remembering, it becomes an experience of joy and connection. Recently Jim Triesler, who oversees Education and Programs Outreach at […]

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Celebrating our Excellent Nurses

Every year from May 6 to May 12, our nation celebrates National Nurses Week for the birthday anniversary of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing. During this week Westminster Canterbury Richmond not only celebrates with all our caregiving staff, we also honor our staff with two awards. The Clinical Excellence Award is given to […]

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National Volunteer Week

Westminster Canterbury Richmond is celebrating National Volunteer Week from April 23 – 29, 2017.  This week was designated in 1974 to thank volunteers across the nation who are change-makers that lend their time, talent, voice and support to causes they care about in the community. Celebrations in honor of our donors started earlier this week with […]

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