Westminster Canterbury Weekly-October 21, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Whitney Woodruff, Manager Life Enrichment; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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WESTMINSTER CANTERBURY WEEKLY SUMMARY, OCTOBER 14

Today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly will be broadcast again the week of October 18, 2021.  John Burns Coronavirus Update The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) positivity rate for Henrico County is currently 5.45%, a slight decrease from previous weeks. Our area is still considered to be in a high level of transmission.  Booster Vaccine […]

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The Financial Strength You Gain By Choosing Westminster Canterbury Richmond

Westminster Canterbury Richmond is a faith-based and mission-driven Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) offering Life Care contracts. Why is this such an important detail for your ideal future? Read on as we cover everything you need to know about this type of community, types of contracts such as the Life Care option, the types of […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-October 7, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today, residents joined in-person in the Sara Belle November Theater for a program featuring John Burns, President and CEO; the Employee Christmas Fund; Windley Gravatt, Vice President Workforce Services; Veronica Merriman, Assisted Manager Housekeeping; project partners from Gilbane-Henderson and JLL; Jason […]

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Let’s Celebrate Wellness at Every Age!

It’s Active Aging Week, a great time to celebrate the importance of living life well at any age. What does this mean for you? At Westminster Canterbury Richmond, we embrace proactive, overall wellness, a vibrant vision of healthy aging emphasizing each person’s unique independence at any stage of life. Our talented Wellness team partners with […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-September 30, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Kendra Spencer, Recreation Therapist; Jason Collins, Vice President Facilities Management; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-September 23, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Leota Parandeh, Stewardship and Impact Specialist; Jessica Corbitt, Manager Cultural Arts; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-September 16, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jason Collins, Vice President Facilities Management; Glendon Kemp, Manager Security; and David Curtis, Chaplain. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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Westminster Canterbury COVID-19 Update-September 10, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO, and Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: September 10, 2021 Since the end of July, when transmission rates of the Delta variant of COVID-19 began to increase in our area, Westminster Canterbury Richmond has seen a small number of breakthrough cases of COVID-19 in fully vaccinated individuals. […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-September 9, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Julie McElduff, Fitness Specialist; Glendon Kemp, Manager Security; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-September 2, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today, residents joined in-person in the Sara Belle November Theater for a program featuring John Burns, President and CEO; Windley Gravatt, Vice President Workforce Services; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; Beverly Beck, Resident and Employee Christmas Fund Chair; Scott […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-August 26, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Austin Burch, Project Manager with Gilbane Building Company; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; Jason Collins, Vice President Facilities Management; and David Curtis, Chaplain. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury […]

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Westminster Canterbury COVID-19 Update-August 25, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO, and Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: August 25, 2021 Since the end of July, when transmission rates of the Delta variant of COVID-19 began to increase in our area, Westminster Canterbury Richmond has seen a small number of breakthrough cases of COVID-19 in fully vaccinated individuals. Currently, […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-August 19, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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Whole Mind and Body Wellness: Here’s What it Means to Us

At Westminster Canterbury Richmond, our vision is to provide members of our community with all the tools they need to live well at every age. This means living each day to the absolute fullest and thriving in an active setting. That’s why the new Vital Living Center that is part of the Vibrancy! expansion will […]

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Making a Career Out of Caring

At Westminster Canterbury Richmond our workforce makes all the difference. Caring is our calling! Each member of our team strives to fulfill our mission – ensuring the best life possible for our residents, cultivating leadership in senior services and improving the lives of those we serve every day. Recently, our Board of Trustees voted to […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-August 12, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Windley Gravatt, Vice President Workforce Services; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; Whitney Woodruff, Manager Life Enrichment; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly – August 5, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jason Collins, our new Vice President Facilities Management; Russell Gardner, Vice President and CFO; Tom Henning, Director Construction Management; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. Click here for a […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly – July 29, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Maryanna Stufflebeem, Manager Child Development Center; Anita Adkins, Development Officer-Strategic Gifts and Special Projects; Derek Oliver, Director Facilities Services; and David Curtis, Chaplain. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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Passing the Torch – Westminster Canterbury Richmond’s 46th Anniversary

As Westminster Canterbury Richmond celebrates our 46th Anniversary, we will go for the gold! This year’s Olympics-themed festivities kick off with our Recreation, Cultural Arts and Wellness Teams passing the torch as they planned a fantastic day, challenging residents to earn their Olympic rings by taking advantage of all Westminster Canterbury has to offer. Fitness, […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly – July 22, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Dr. Jim Wright, Medical Director; Whitney Woodruff, Manager Life Enrichment; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-July 15, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Kathy Morton, Volunteer Resources Administrator; the Employee Christmas Fund; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; Jacqueline Wetherbee; Nurse Practitioner from OnSite Dermatology; and David Curtis, Chaplain. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury […]

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Last Call: Don’t Miss Your Last Chance to Reserve Your New Home at Vibrancy!

The Dog Days of Summer Don’t Last Forever Ah, the dog days of summer. According to the Farmers’ Almanac, the period from July 3 through August 11 is considered the “dog days.” Why? It goes all the way back to ancient Rome. During this scorching time of year, Sirius, the brightest star that is part […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-July 8, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-July 1, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Anita Adkins, Development Officer-Strategic Gifts and Special Projects; and David Curtis, Chaplain. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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Vibrant Vision Campaign

At celebratory outdoor concerts in May, Westminster Canterbury Foundation announced their Vibrant Vision Campaign – an ambitious and exciting effort that has engaged donors since 2019. Our vision is that, through the generosity of many people, we will serve people and create places and programs that help all of us age with strength, dignity and […]

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Westminster Canterbury COVID-19 Update-June 28, 2021

FROM: Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: June 28, 2021 On Monday, June 28, Westminster Canterbury Richmond learned that an unvaccinated Registered Nurse (RN) from Mary Morton Parsons Health Center First Floor tested positive for COVID-19. Unfortunately, Parsons Health Center First Floor West and East are under quarantine until Thursday, July […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-June 24, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured a security update from Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; information on new package lockers from Jessica Goldberg, Manager Courtesy Services; construction project updates from Tom Henning, Director Construction Management; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. Click here for a […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-June 17, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO, with updates on changes to screening requirements, the Promenade renovation and the Vibrancy! project; news of our recent Assisted Living survey Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living; an employee update from Windley Gravatt, Vice President […]

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Westminster Canterbury Next Steps-June 18, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Richmond follows the latest guidance from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Virginia Department of Health (VDH). We are pleased to announce additional steps forward as we end certain coronavirus restrictions. Screening Procedure Changes Beginning Friday, June 18, 2021, some screening requirements […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-June 10, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Tom Henning, Director Construction Management; and David Curtis, Chaplain. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly – June 3, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Beverly Beck, Resident and Employee Christmas Fund Chair; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; Derek Oliver, Director Facilities Services; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-May 27, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today we announced additional next steps for reopening. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jessica Corbitt, Manager Cultural Arts; Melissa Markey, Manager Wellness; Tom Henning, Director Construction Management; and David Curtis, Chaplain. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster […]

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Westminster Canterbury Next Steps-May 28, 2021

Download a copy of the memo here.  Westminster Canterbury Richmond follows the latest guidance from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Virginia Department of Health (VDH). In coordination with Governor Northam’s orders to end restrictions on capacity and social distancing, we are making additional […]

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Vibrant Vision Kick-Off Concert Starts the Summer Season

After a long season dominated by COVID-19, Westminster Canterbury Richmond residents enjoyed the opening of the Summer Garden Concert Series with a special double concert on May 20, 2021. Attendees to the concert on our Ellipse enjoyed the Bellevue Rhythmaires. Those who attended in our Wright Courtyard Garden West enjoyed Gallatin Canyon. Though every single […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-May 20, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jessica Goldberg, Manager Courtesy Services; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. Click here for a summary of today’s Westminster Canterbury Weekly.

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COVID-19 Update – Masking Guidance – May 17, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update – Masking Guidance DATE: May 17, 2021 On Thursday, May 13, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued new guidance regarding masking for fully vaccinated people in non-healthcare settings. It stated “that fully vaccinated people no longer need to wear a mask or physically […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-May 13, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns; Marty Kane, Director of Finance, announcing an upcoming change in location for the Accounting Department; Tom Henning, Director Construction Management, providing updates for projects in the Tower and relocation of the Dog Park; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice […]

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Community Spaces. Beautiful Places.

See How the Vibrancy! Expansion is Bringing a New Vision for Socialization and Connectivity. It’s an exciting time at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Then again, it always is. And with our new Vibrancy! expansion coming to our beautiful, 60-acre oasis, you can experience even more unique opportunities to live life to the absolute fullest. This dynamic […]

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Westminster Canterbury Weekly-May 6, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining, offering a detailed look at the upcoming Promenade renovation; Gayle Hunter Haglund with a Foundation announcement; resident Beverly Beck with an update on the Employee Christmas Fund; and Vanessa Perry from Pastoral […]

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Live Update to Residents-April 29, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Anita Adkins, Development Officer-Strategic Gifts & Special Projects; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Updates The Centers for Medicare and […]

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What do you think of when you hear the word vibrancy?

Westminster Canterbury Richmond has a vision for everyone to live a vibrant life in elderhood and at every age. A vibrant life means living to the absolute fullest. It means thriving in an active setting. It’s our vision to partner with residents to realize the best life possible, offering places, services and programs in a […]

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Please Help Seniors Find Safety and Security

The impacts of COVID-19 have harmed too many seniors – their health and their finances. And so many more could be in jeopardy. Please join hundreds of generous donors to Westminster Canterbury Foundation’s Fellowship Program, which helps approximately 100 seniors-in-need every year. A long-time donor to the Fellowship Program recently shared this perspective on why […]

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Live Update to Residents-April 22, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Kathleen Pender, Horticulturist; Tom Henning, Director Construction Management; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Thursday, April 29. The following updates were shared. John […]

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Live Update to Residents-April 15, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. The next Live Update will be Thursday, April 22. The following updates were shared. John […]

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Visitation Guidelines (Updated April 15, 2021)

Download a copy of the visitation guidelines here. Westminster Canterbury Richmond is open to visitation in all areas of living from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. daily. Seniors are among the populations most vulnerable to the coronavirus, so please continue with an abundance of caution when making decisions about how and when to visit loved ones. Millions […]

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FAQ: What’s the Difference Between a 55+ Community and a Life Care Community?

You’ve made a lot of important choices in your life: where to go to college, what career path to take, where to raise a family. You’ve gained wisdom while enjoying rich experiences along the way, and your hard work has allowed you to be in the position of having many possibilities for where your next […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-April 11, 2021

FROM: Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: April 11, 2021 Mary Morton Parsons Health Center Today Westminster Canterbury Richmond learned that an employee of Parsons Health Center Third Floor tested positive for COVID-19. Per guidance from Virginia Department of Health (VDH), Parsons Health Center Three South and Three East will be […]

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Live Update to Residents-April 8, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jason Pace, Manager Dining Services; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The next Live Update will be Thursday, April 15. The following updates were shared. John Burns Vibrancy! Updates We hope you enjoyed […]

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