Memo-COVID-19 Update-August 28, 2020

FROM: Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services, and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: August 28, 2020 We are pleased to share good news regarding COVID-19 at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. We are committed to continued transparency about our COVID-19 response and cases in our residents and staff. We are taking many precautions […]

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Live Update to Residents-August 27, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Resident Services; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care; and The Rev. Canon Bob Hetherington, resident. The following […]

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Helping to Forge the Path Towards the “Next Normal” for Senior Living

Westminster Canterbury Richmond joined thought leaders from around North America—providers of housing and services for older adults—to create strategies and tactics to help all segments of the senior living industry as it emerges from being locked down. The strategies are collected in the white paper, “Creating a path towards the next normal in senior living,” […]

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Live Update to Residents-August 25, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jessica Corbitt, Manager Cultural Arts; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns Westminster Canterbury Richmond […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-August 21, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; and Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: August 21, 2020 Westminster Canterbury Richmond is committed to continued transparency in our COVID-19 response and cases in our residents and staff. We are taking many precautions and following the latest guidance from the Centers for Disease Control […]

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The Best! Five Reasons to Celebrate and Thank You!

Thanks to YOU, Westminster Canterbury Richmond was voted “The Best” by Richmond Magazine and Virginia Living magazine.  Winning these awards each year means so much because it lets us know that you see and value the work done here – the work that YOU, our generous donors and supporters make possible. It takes a village. […]

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Live Update to Residents-August 20, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; Jessica Goldberg, Manager Courtesy Services; Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care; Leigh Anne Ring, intern; and Rev. Dr. Rebecca Weaver, resident. The following […]

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Live Update to Residents-August 18, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Resident Services; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns As of today, the COVID-19 […]

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Memo-New Positive COVID-19 Cases and Avalon Quarantine-August 17, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: New Positive COVID-19 Cases and Avalon Quarantine DATE: August 17, 2020 Westminster Canterbury Richmond continues to discover cases of COVID-19 in our residents and employees. We are taking many precautions and following the latest guidance from the […]

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Independent Living Visitation Guidelines

We look forward to welcoming you to our community! Independent Living family may visit in residents’ apartments or homes or in outdoor spaces on a limited basis, Thursday through Sunday. Visitors must arrive between 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Visitors arriving after 3 p.m. will not be permitted to enter the community. Visitation in public spaces is […]

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Live Update to Residents-August 13, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care; and The Rev. Dr. Vienna Cobb-Anderson, resident. The following updates were shared during the live […]

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Memo-Positive COVID-19 Cases Update-August 13, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; and Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: New Positive COVID-19 Cases DATE: August 13, 2020 Westminster Canterbury Richmond continues to discover cases of COVID-19 in our residents and employees. Since the beginning of August, three residents and two employees have been diagnosed with COVID-19. We are taking many […]

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New Spiritual Center Nears Completion

Isn’t it about time for some good news?  Excitement is rising at Westminster Canterbury Richmond as our new Spiritual Center nears completion! The one-year project is living up to our promise to put our mission first, lean into our spiritual roots and prioritize spiritual care for residents, staff, families and guests.  Spacious and beautiful, the […]

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Live Update to Residents-August 11, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. Today’s Live Update was not available on TV970 due to a technical issue. Watch the update […]

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Live Update to Residents-August 6, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Lucy Negus, Bill Blake and Nancy Bain, residents; Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care; and Rev. Dr. Art Thomas, resident. The following updates were shared during the live […]

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Music is Good for the Soul

Our Summer Nights series of live outdoor performances has been a welcome chance for our residents to enjoy great music, socialize with neighbors and live life well, all while staying socially distant. The series at Westminster Canterbury Richmond has featured Quatro na Bossa, Brass 5, Matt Daniel Band, Bellevue Rhythmaires, The Jangling Reinharts and Georgia […]

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Live Update to Residents-August 4, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns Globally, there have been 18 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 […]

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