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Get ready for an exciting new chapter in your life: retirement! After working all your life, your time is now your own, freeing you up to kick back, relax, and plan your next adventure. At The Village at Orchard Ridge—A National Lutheran Community, this means freedom to live life on your own terms. Say goodbye to home maintenance and pesky day-to-day tasks, and enjoy long lunches or afternoon strolls with a neighbor. Read a stack of novels, volunteer in community projects or even start your own club. Take up gardening, learn a new language, swim laps in the pool — the world is yours for the taking!

We can’t wait for you to join us in this next inspirational chapter of your life. We designed our community for today’s older adults who have worked hard and are now ready for something new. Nestled in the scenic northern Shenandoah Valley with its rich amenities and historic sites, Orchard Ridge provides an idyllic village setting where you can achieve anything you aspire to. Along that journey, you’ll make the most of exploring each new day while forging lasting friendships with some of the most compassionate and engaged neighbors you are ever likely to meet. With camaraderie, adventure and opportunities to keep exploring, you can make each day count right here at The Village at Orchard Ridge.

The Village at Orchard Ridge is no ordinary Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC). Our welcoming and energetic community makes you feel like you’ve stepped into a small village but with concierge-style amenities at your fingertips. We invite you to explore our community and contact us any time for a visit. We can’t wait to meet you!

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The EXPERIENCE of a lifetime

The Village at Orchard Ridge is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), but you won’t find the traditional retirement experience here. We are here to help you live life on your terms. We want you to imagine what your retirement could look like — and go for it! At The Village at Orchard Ridge, our range of amenities creates endless possibilities for community engagement. Our elegant private residences have been carefully planned with an eye for beauty, a place where you will feel immediately at home. Residents are welcoming, active, and always ready for a game night, happy hour or coffee shop meet-up.

Our team’s philosophy of service and respect supports your choices with a resident-driven calendar of events, programs and leadership or volunteer opportunities. From long walks on our campus nature trails to health and wellness programs, life here is optimized for your enjoyment. Our Engage Center serves as a bustling community hub and wellness center. In addition to our indoor saltwater pools and fitness center, the Engage Center includes an art studio, enrichment studios, therapy services and a massage studio.

The amenities and programs are only part of the story at The Village at Orchard Ridge. It’s the people who truly create the retirement experience and what sets us apart. Your neighbors in the community have created a friendly and welcoming environment, with plenty of opportunities to volunteer and engage at Orchard Ridge and within the broader Winchester community. You’re invited to experience it all with The Village at Orchard Ridge!

ENGAGE on your terms

In retirement, you have the freedom to step away from the worry of the work week and step into a new chapter in life. From floor plans to menu items and an array of programs, The Village at Orchard Ridge allows you to make the most of your choices. Once you are here, you are free to write the story and engage with our wonderful community and group of residents. Whether you want to spend your days amid the bustle of vivacious friends or curled up with a book in a quiet corner of our library, our goal is to help you experience retirement in wonderful ways you never expected.

And because we are a CCRC, residents thrive and enjoy peace of mind knowing support is always available and accessible, should you ever need it. Thanks to the wide array of in-home support services available through myPotential at Home, you have the option to age with choice in the residence where you are comfortable, with freedom and privacy as long as you are able — a tremendous gift for your future. Come join us and write the start of your best chapter yet.