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Christmas 2020

December 4, 2020

I am standing here at the entrance to the Fellowship Hall on July 27, 2020. I have volunteered to be the “sanitizer” — squirting gooey stuff into the hands of all who come to join “Christmas in July” and spend time social distancing with our masks on. We are here to share our stories of …Read More…

A Tale of Three Christmases

December 3, 2020

One summer a friend and I sat eating lunch at a drugstore in Kittanning, Pennsylvania, when I looked across the street and saw a handsome young man who resembled a tall, very thin young man — a friend from high school. We finished our lunches quickly to walk past him, and later that day he …Read More…

A Night to Remember

December 2, 2020

As I was remembering my Christmases while growing up, one especially stood out. Christmases were always a fond time with family, friends, church services, good food, decorations, fellowship, and, of course, presents. Unlike today, the tree was not put up until the last week before Christmas.  We lived in Warrenton, Virginia, and the Christmas Eve …Read More…

My Christmas Story Only a Cedarfield Resident Would Appreciate

December 1, 2020

Last Christmas I arose at 5 a.m., to be ready to see my grandchildren descend the stairs of their home at 6 o’clock to view what Santa had left them under their decorated tree. I truly enjoyed watching each of my four grandchildren in Richmond (Frannie, Vinnie, Rocco and Lucia) open their presents and show …Read More…

From the Desk of Michael Shaw, Executive Director

October 9, 2020

NEXT YEAR — On September 3, 2021, Richmond, VA Life Plan Community, Cedarfield, will be 25 years young.  So in grand Cedarfield fashion, we are planning a year-long celebration with monthly events from now until then.  On October 19, 2020, we will kick off this year-long celebration with a socially distant Fall Festival. Anniversaries are …Read More…

Words from Michael Shaw, Executive Director

October 2, 2020

We highlight our Cedarfield value of Culture in October.  We bring to life our value of Culture by lifting up the following: Affirming Resident Choice, Celebrate Home and Community, and Strengthen Body, Mind and Soul.  In most U.S. nursing homes, and in many assisted living communities, a very important element has been forgotten overtime: HOME.  …Read More…

Off Campus Resident Supplies

March 20, 2020

Drop Off Location and Times by Residence Type Starting Friday 3/20/20 @ 1:00 PM For everyone’s safety please do not bring supplies if you are not feeling well or have come into contact with anyone who is not Schedule: Fridays: Health Services, Assisted Living, Sunshine Plaza (memory care) Resident Mondays: Apartment Residents Wednesdays: Cottage Residents …Read More…

Coronavirus Update

March 13, 2020

Temporary Visitation Restrictions in Effect at Cedarfield Pinnacle Living has been closely monitoring the evolving Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Virginia and has been taking appropriate precautionary measures to prevent entry of Coronavirus into our communities. There are no known cases of COVID-19 within any Pinnacle Living community. However, now that there are several confirmed cases …Read More…

Press Release: Cedarfield Recognized as First Dementia Friendly Business in Henrico County

December 30, 2019

For Immediate Release Click to Print Press release December 16, 2019 — RICHMOND, Va. — LeadingAge Virginia, the association of nonprofit providers of aging services in the Commonwealth, has recognized Cedarfield as the first Dementia Friendly Business in Henrico County. In order to receive the Dementia Friendly Business designation, Cedarfield confirmed that: Backed by Pinnacle …Read More…