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Canterbury Court provides the perfect environment to live the life you love. And our blog is the place to learn more about issues affecting your most independent “third phase” of life – a time to embrace your personal core values and create your own fulfilling future.

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

August 17, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, Today we learned that two Independent Living residents have tested positive for Covid-19.  It is believed that one contracted the virus from activities outside of Canterbury and then passed it to the other resident.  Additionally, one of our massage therapists has notified …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

August 12, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, Today we learned that a staff member on our Nursing Pavilion tested positive for Covid-19 as part of our weekly testing.  The staff member last worked on August 9th.  The families of residents who this staff member worked with have been notified …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

August 5, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, Since our communication on Monday, we have learned of two new positive Covid-19 cases involving a member of our healthcare staff and a private caregiver for a resident in our nursing pavilion.  The staff member is asymptomatic, and the caregiver has only …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

August 3, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, We have been informed by an intern in our Security department that they have received a positive Covid-19 diagnosis. This intern was tested at our community on July 15th and received a negative result and tested positive in a later testing. The intern …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

July 24, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, Earlier this week, we shared that one of our staff members who works in our personal care home had tested positive for COVID-19 as part of our routine community-wide testing.  As a proactive precautionary measure, our team retested all of our personal …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

July 21, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, Last Wednesday, July 15th, CORE conducted onsite testing for our employees as well as a number of our residents.  They were able to test 210 individuals that day. As of this afternoon, we have received results for 180 of the tests with …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

July 14, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, I write to you today with some good news to share. We have received all of the results of our testing with CORE that was done on June 26th and June 29th and we had no additional positive cases of COVID-19 for …

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COVID-19 Policies and Protocols

As of July 9, 2020 This document reflects our current policies and protocols to keep our community safe and will be adjusted as needed based on new recommendations and best practices of other communities. Visitation Policies Independent Living visitors are allowed outside in the gardens. Family members providing essential care or assistance for Independent Living …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

July 8, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, We have continued to receive results from our testing that was done in the community through CORE on June 26th and June 29th and we have not received any additional positive results from those two testing days.  However, since the testing last …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

July 3, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, As we kick off this holiday weekend, I wanted to follow up on my communication from July 1st regarding the results of our recent community-wide testing. We have continued to receive results from the testing that was done on June 26th and …

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