Reimagine retirement! At Shenandoah Valley Westminster-Canterbury (SVWC), residents embrace the good life – free from home upkeep and with the security of a financially predictable future through our Lifecare program. Now celebrating 30 years, this not-for-profit, nationally accredited (by CARF-CCAC) community in Winchester, VA, offers a full continuum of care, from independent and assisted living, to skilled nursing and memory support, all under one roof. The prestigious CARF-CCAC accreditation is claimed by only 12 percent of continuing care retirement communities in the nation. With an ultimate focus on resident comfort, a variety of apartment and cottage floor plans provide luxurious, carefree senior living. SVWC employs nearly 300 staff to serve our residents, including a full-time therapy team (physical, occupational and music), plus contractual speech and massage therapists. An Art Educator interacts with residents in all levels of care, and two Chaplains provide support for residents and staff members. Only one exit from Winchester Medical Center, SVWC is nestled in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, just over an hour from Washington, DC. PET-FRIENDLY. Discover why nearly 400 residents love calling Shenandoah Valley Westminster-Canterbury home.