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Enjoy senior living in the heart of American history at Dogwood Terrace in Henrico, VA. Named after Dogwood trees that blanket the ground, this retirement community is situated in a quiet suburban neighborhood northwest of the historic downtown area with access to VA-157 within 0.2 miles. An abundance of medical care is located within 2 miles of Dogwood Terrace independent living, as well shopping at the Short Pump Town Center.
Richmond has always had history. Known as “River City” for the lovely James River that wends through town on its way to the Chesapeake Bay, Richmond is steeped in American history. Tour St. John’s Church and see where Patrick Henry said, “Give me liberty or give me death!” Spend a day at The American Civil War Museum or at Richmond National Battlefield Park.
Dogwood Terrace is an award-winning, independent senior living community. Awards include the 2020 Great Place to Work certification, the 2019 Great Place to Work certification, and the 2020 Caring Stars award.More + Less -
Keeping Our Community Healthy
Dogwood Terrace operates with extensive protocols that mitigate the spreading of COVID-19 and transparently shares the number of active resident cases, updated weekdays by 11 A.M. Eastern Standard Time. Click here for more information on our prevention and response measures.
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If you'd like to speak with us about joining our senior living community, please use this form. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will respond promptly. You can even schedule a personalized virtual tour. We're here 7 days a week and offer visits to suit your schedule.
Moving to a new home can be challenging, but you’ll find familiar comforts and discover new favorites at Dogwood Terrace and in the surrounding Henrico area. With so many entertainment options and transportation services, residents at Dogwood Terrace enjoy a lifestyle that’s anything but boring.
Floor Plans & Room Planner
Dogwood Terrace features inviting floor plans designed to maximize resident access and everyday comfort in your new home. Use this convenient guide to choose from the many available room sizes and layouts, then use our room planning tool to help arrange the furniture in your new home.
Community Amenities and Services
- Activity Room
- Barber/Beauty Salon
- Billiard Lounge
- Community Fireplace
- Community Grounds
- Fitness Equipment
- Game Room
- Large Screen TV Lounge
- Laundry Facilities
- Patio Area
- Pets Welcome
- Private Dining Room
- Resident Kitchen
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Washer and Dryer
- Locked Mailboxes
- Safety Rails
- Smoke Alarm and Sprinkler System
- Computer Room with Internet Access
- Guest Suite
- Renters Liability Insurance Program
- Telephone Hookups
- Patio or Balcony
- Kitchenette in Units
- Basic Cable TV
- Carpet and Window Treatments
- Individually Controlled Heating and Air Conditioning
- Walk-in Tub
- Wheelchair Accessible Units
Services Included with Monthly Rent
- Common Area WiFi
- Light Linen Service
- Full Calendar of Enriching Activities
- Weekly Housekeeping
- Lively Mobile Plus Personal Emergency Response Device
- Three Chef Prepared Meals Daily
- Complimentary Scheduled Transportation
- Exclusive Travel and Stay Program
- Most Utilities Included
What are your interests?
Beauty Care Needs Met On-Site
The convenience of Dogwood Terrace's on-site beauty salon and barber means all you have to do is walk in to get your hair and nails done. Of course, appointments are available.
Outside clients are welcome in anytime to enjoy the salon services.
Fitness Right at Home
Dogwood Terrace residents enjoy a variety of health and fitness activities, from weekly group exercise classes to anytime access to on-site fitness equipment.
There's a group that gathers on a regular basis to walk around the property. Exercise while enjoying time with friends is always a win. We have onsite Physical and Occupational Therapists, one PT teaches a fantastic strength and balance class. We also offer yoga classes and a Power Braining exercise class.
Let Us Serve You
Enjoy restaurant-style dining served with courtesy and caring by our staff who know you. Chef-prepared meals are served every day in Dogwood Terrace’s dining room. Sit with friends or invite your family for a special occasion in our private dining room. Each meal is designed to meet the unique nutritional needs of community members.
Our Chef previously owned his own restaurant, and was named Regional Chef of the month within the Holiday family twice. The Sous Chef has won the Holiday Touch of Excellence Award. There is a monthly roundtable to check in that resident needs are met, regarding the menu and variety of dishes.
Make Memories Exploring the Surrounding Community
There’s so much to explore in the Henrico area and Dogwood Terrace makes sure that residents experience as much as possible. Regular outings to favorite restaurants, local events, and more introduce residents to all their neighborhood has to offer and connect them to the surrounding community.
You can join the "lunch bunch,” a group that goes out once a month to try different restaurants. It’s a great opportunity to make friends with fellow foodies! Some popular bus excursions include trips to museums, concerts, theater, or dinner and a movie.
Life is Never Boring
Dogwood Terrace’s comprehensive calendar is packed with both recurring activities and special events. The variety of available activities is meant to enrich the whole person by stimulating physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, creative, social or vocational wellness.
Residents with a green thumb love to help take care of the community herb garden as well as the flower planter in front of the building. We have a Wii bowling team that competes with another community, and make no mistake...they want to win!
Pets Make Life Better
Furry friends are welcomed as residents at Dogwood Terrace. We understand how important the companionship and bond that seniors share with their pets. We’re delighted to have cats, dogs, birds, and even bunnies as part of our community.
There is even a community pet turtle!
Stay Connected With Technology and WiFi
Dogwood Terrace is equipped with WiFi access to help you stay connected throughout common areas. You can use a community desktop computer to stay up to date or connect your personal devices to the WiFi.
We have Tech Tuesdays where teenage volunteers come in and answer questions residents may have about their devices, and provide instruction on how to better use them.
Travel and Adventure Is Available
The exclusive Travel & Stay program offers residents exciting opportunities to travel around the country, with free stays of up to seven days at any of Holiday Retirement’s more than 260 communities. Three chef-prepared meals are included with each trip. Visit all 43 states or just choose a favorite new location or two.
Lend a Helping Hand
Many residents find a sense of fulfillment in donating their time and skills to a cause close to their hearts. We have a group that knits hats and blankets for the local hospital. There's also residents who prepare mats and cards for Meals on Wheels.
We have empowered residents to become resident ambassadors. These individuals have often lived in the community for quite some time and enjoy helping new residents get acclimated to senior living. They encourage new residents to take their time settling in and them feel comfortable in their new home.
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