Burning of the Christmas Greens!

Burning of the Christmas Greens!

Celebrating light against darkness. Westminster Canterbury Richmond celebrated Christmas in grand style! The halls were decked with trees, wreaths and twinkling lights, and live greenery outside extended the festive décor. We closed the season on Epiphany with the “Burning of the Christmas Greens,” an ancient and less-known tradition where holiday… Read More

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

New beginnings. Old Friends. Welcome 2016! Have you made your New Year’s resolutions yet? Let’s make a to-do list together! Westminster Canterbury Richmond resolves to continue its innovative philosophy that has made it a national leader in senior living. Make 2016 the best year yet with these suggestions: Improve the lives of others. We strive to ensure the best possible life for our residents by giving them attentive care. Each day you can do the same with a smile or perhaps by being a good listener. Volunteer. Our residents volunteer in our library, chapel, gift shops and flower-arranging studio – to name only a few. Giving of your time is a special gift that often has immediate results for you and the recipient. Inspire generosity. Give of yourself and resources, and watch others join in the dance. Our residents enhance the quality of life here with their ongoing financial support of our programs and annually through the Employee Christmas Fund. Subscribe. Our blog regularly features stories about creativity, wellness, spiritual life and just plain fun. Just click on the subscribe button, and the content will be delivered to your email. Don’t miss a single post! Donate to charity. Ensure that your generosity will make a difference in 2016. ‘Tis (still) the season to make merry and receive a tax deduction for your gift. Read More

We Wish You a Merry Christmas!

Employees and staff gather to share in the gratitude that marks the season. The holidays are very special here at Westminster Canterbury Richmond, and we celebrate the many aspects of the season with generosity. With that spirit, our residents work together to give a gift to our staff of nearly… Read More

Welcome!

Our beginnings have no endings. I am delighted to announce our new blog as another opportunity to talk about life lived well at Westminster Canterbury. Throughout our 40-year history, we have marked a lot of milestones, and we are now embarking on a phase of great progress as… Read More

Jingle, Jingle!

Oh what fun it is to celebrate the holidays. Around each corner at Westminster Canterbury Richmond you will find a beautifully decorated tree! There are over 45 Christmas trees in all, representing different aspects of holiday life here. Some are created and decorated by our residents and others by our… Read More

Love Story Behind the Scenes

A lifetime performance of hard work and generosity. Sara Belle and Neil November’s life together is an exquisite tapestry of giving, joy and love. Both come from a tradition of hard work and intentional generosity. Sara Belle’s father owned a successful building supply business, and he quietly funded… Read More

Help Us, Help Others

Our Fellowship Program has promises to keep. Our Fellowship Program is the very essence of generosity, providing assistance through housing, meals and health care to seniors-in-need.  The Fellowship Program, elemental to the founding mission of Westminster Canterbury Richmond and imperative to our position as an innovative leader in senior living,… Read More

Healing Anew

Join us for a special healing service. Every Tuesday something special happens in the Montague Chapel. Our pastoral care staff brings together residents and staff for a service of music, prayers and comfort. Participants pray for members of our community in a holy and supportive setting. Our Healing Anew video… Read More