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Westminster-Canterbury of the Blue Ridge.
You’ll enjoy a premier retirement experience at Westminster-Canterbury of the Blue Ridge. We offer distinctive retirement homes, from beautiful apartments with stunning views of the mountains to lovely cottages with sunrooms and fireplaces. We take care of the maintenance, repairs and light housekeeping, leaving you with more worry-free leisure time.
You’ll have a choice of four unique restaurants, offering everything from casual pub fare to gourmet five-star dining created from the freshest local ingredients.
You’ll experience active senior living at Westminster-Canterbury of the Blue Ridge. Stay intellectually active though our art classes, lecturers, speakers and cultural outings. You’ll keep physically active in our health and fitness classes. You can swim laps in our heated indoor pool, work out on state-of-the-art equipment or take a leisurely stroll through our 17-acre nature preserve. Our extensive senior living services and amenities also include a beauty salon, a woodworking shop, a library and on-site banking.
Our Lifecare program protects you from the unexpected healthcare costs should your needs change. You'll receive the level of care you need, for as long as you need it, for essentially the same cost as independent living. The Lifecare program has asset planning and protection to help make sure you and your adult children remain on secure financial footing. Unique and beneficial tax advantages are exclusively available to residents under this program.Did you know WCBR has a foundation? Learn more about its purpose and mission from Bethanie Constant, VP of Development in this video.
Monthly WCBR Webinars
Join us the last Wednesday of every month at 10am for an insightful seminar about all things Westminster-Canterbury of the Blue Ridge.
Want to learn more? Take a look at our brochure.
Charlottesville Named One of Southern Living’s ‘Best Places to Retire in the South’
We're proud to share that Charlottesville was named one of Southern Living’s ‘Best Places to Retire in the South.’ While our premier senior living provides rich culture and customized care, we have always known that our location offers the experience of a thriving local community.
- Ongoing concert and speaker series
- Four unique restaurant and dining experiences
- Theater, dance, symphony outings
- Local festivals and concerts
- Lunch and dinner outings
- Health and fitness classes
- Aerobics, aquatic fitness, yoga, Tai Chi, weight training
- Walking and hiking our 17-acre nature preserve
- OLLI classes
- Classes from Westminster Institute for Lifelong Learning (WILL) by residents for residents and Compass Club members