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Life at Commonwealth Memory Care at Chesapeake

Commonwealth Memory Care at Chesapeake is unique in that our team has received advanced dementia training as well as being certified dementia practitioners. This means our team is able to offer the most empathetic care and share this experience and knowledge with families so they’re able to better understand where their loved ones are, to […]

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10 Tips for a Safe Summer

Take a look at the forecast for the summer, and you’ll see that most days are projected to be well over 90 degrees. According to the Center for Disease Control, almost 40% of heat related fatalities in the United States from 2004-2018 were among individuals 65 years or older. As we age, our bodies become […]

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Welcome to Commonwealth Senior Living at the Eastern Shore

Watch a short video about life at Commonwealth Senior Living at the Eastern Shore.

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Welcome to Commonwealth Senior Living at Churchland House

Watch a short video about life at Commonwealth Senior Living at Churchland House.

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Welcome to Commonwealth Senior Living at Farnham

Watch a short video about life at Commonwealth Senior Living at Farnham.

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Welcome to Commonwealth Senior Living at Christiansburg

Watch a short video about life at Commonwealth Senior Living at Christiansburg

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The Longest Day 

Each year during Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month in June, we celebrate the Longest Day. This day always occurs on the summer solstice, or the longest day of sunshine during the calendar year. We are excited that there is so much passionate research around Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias being done as well as the personalized […]

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Traveling the World with MyndVR 

At Commonwealth Senior Living, just as Paula Harder, Vice President of Resident Programs, says, “A really big part of our company culture is focusing on how much joy can we give our residents on any given day.” Imagine being able to revisit the street you played on as a child from the comfort of your […]

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Recipe from Chef Andre: Hot & Spicy Grilled Salmon Lettuce Wraps

Chef Andre of Commonwealth Senior Living at Gloucester House made a visit to Virginia This Morning on CBS 6 to share his recipe for Hot & Spicy Grilled Salmon Lettuce Wraps! This delicious recipe combines our home grown greens from our Babylon Micro-Farms with fresh seafood from our Today from the Bay program. The result […]

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Life at Commonwealth Senior Living at Christiansburg

Commonwealth Senior Living is proud to serve our residents and their families in Christiansburg, Virginia. Our community offers both Assisted Living with three different floorplan options, and Memory Care, with two different floorplan options, allowing our residents to age in place. This means that while an individual’s care needs may change, their home, hobbies, and […]

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