#OneGatesCircle: Transforming What You Believe About Retirement Living

#OneGatesCircle: Transforming What You Believe About Retirement Living

Posted: Tuesday, November 13, 2018

By: CWGC Blog

Even with all the remarkable changes within the senior living industry over the past decade or so, many seniors and adults nearing retirement age view community living in a negative light. Some hold on to the stereotypes formed years ago about institutional nursing homes, while others just haven’t yet explored today’s options for abundant senior life.

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The Changing Face of Retirement: Urban Living

Posted: Monday, September 17, 2018

By: CWGC Blog

There’s a reason why many of today’s retirees are choosing urban locales. Actually, there are lots of reasons! From the opportunities for entertainment and engagement to proximity to resources most sought after during the retirement years, urban cities have much to offer an aging population.

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Financial benefits of living in a continuing care retirement community

Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

By: CWGC Blog

There are many advantages of moving to a continuing care retirement community. One of the most important is the peace of mind that comes with knowing greater levels of health care are available if you need more assistance in the future. You’ll find that peace of mind at Canterbury Woods Williamsville and Canterbury Woods Gates Circle, but don’t overlook the financial benefits that go along with it. 

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Symphony violinist loves her new life at Canterbury Woods Gates Circle

Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

By: CWGC Blog

Longtime Buffalo resident Diane Melillo has a wonderful career as a violinist with the Buffalo Philharmonic

She is not ready to retire yet, but that didn’t stop her from becoming a charter resident at Canterbury Woods Gates Circle, Western New York’s newest and most innovative retirement living community. 

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Albright-Knox is a landmark for art lovers

Posted: Thursday, January 25, 2018

By: CWGC Blog

Lots of folks flock to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery on the first Friday of every month. That’s because admission to part of the museum and selected events are free from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. 

The Albright-Knox Gallery is a Buffalo landmark that’s located at 1285 Elmwood Ave., at the edge of Delaware Park, a short walk from Canterbury Woods Gates Circle. Upcoming First Friday events include jazz performances and drink specials in the AK Café, a studio art class, docent-led tours and drop-in art activities for artists of all ages. 

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Buffalo professes a long tradition of higher education

Posted: Friday, January 5, 2018

By: CWGC Blog

The Canterbury Woods continuing care retirement communities are privileged to have as residents a number of college professors. That’s not surprising, since Canterbury Woods Williamsville and Canterbury Woods Gates Circle attract active retirees who value lifelong learning and continuing engagement with their community. It’s also a fact that Buffalo is among the top 100 metro areas with the largest share of residents who are college graduates—more than 28 percent of the population.

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Choose the right contract type for you 

Posted: Wednesday, November 22, 2017

By: CWGC Blog

More and more folks these days are electing to create their retirement lives at a continuing care retirement community like Canterbury Woods Williamsville and Canterbury Woods Gates Circle.

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Residents jump right into an active life at Gates Circle

Posted: Friday, October 27, 2017

By: CWGC Blog

As folks move into their beautiful apartment homes at Canterbury Woods Gates Circle, it’s exciting to witness the birth of a community! The residents and staff members are shaping the character of this brand new retirement community.

“It’s a very modern, active group of people,” says Karen Sirgey, program coordinator for the community. “I expect this to be a very dynamic place.” 

Sirgey hit the ground running last month so that, as soon as residents were settled, they’d have a full menu of fun from which to choose. Fitness activities are scheduled daily. Easels have been set up in the art studio. Movies are being screened in the Great Room, and guest speakers are sharing their expertise. 

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Canterbury Woods Gates Circle designer creates chic, elegant interior

Posted: Friday, September 1, 2017

By: CWGC Blog

Step inside Canterbury Woods Gates Circle, and you’ll feel the warm welcome created by timeless, classic style with urban flair. 

Krista Taskey of Design Specialists, Syracuse, took her cues from the building’s exterior, which updates traditional architecture on the lower three floors with a more contemporary look on the upper three floors. 

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Canterbury Woods Gates Circle is coming to life

Posted: Friday, August 11, 2017

By: CWGC Blog

After years of planning and dreaming, Canterbury Woods Gates Circle is taking shape! And it is spectacular. 

This continuing care retirement community, built on the site of the former Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital, can be seen from three different angles as you traverse Gates Circle. Set on nearly an acre and a half, it is close to the historic charm and amenities of Elmwood Village and just a few blocks away from beautiful Delaware Park.

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