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Dover, DE


Central Delaware's Only Continuing Care Retirement Community

In the Heart of Historic Dover

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Senior Living: Levels of Service to Meet Your Needs

Westminster Village Dover residentsAt Westminster Village in Dover, you have the flexibility to create your own experience. All of our senior living services are available as you need them—whether it's our Independent Living, At-Home Services for in home support, Assisted Living, Memory Support or Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation. Nestled on 27 acres in the heart of historic Dover, Westminster Village is a Continuing Care Retirement Community that goes beyond retirement – providing people 55 and older with the resources they need to create truly fulfilling lives. In step with that mission, the community offers Masterpiece Living®, a new approach to senior living that empowers residents to focus on their own social, physical, intellectual and spiritual growth.

Outstanding dining options, a variety of fitness classes and equipment, beautiful gardens, and wellness program are only a few examples of our commitment to purposeful living and well-being. There is no other senior living Continuing Care Retirement Community like Westminster Village at Dover. It’s as distinctive as each of our residents.

Some of our other community amenities include:


  • 24/7 Emergency Response System
  • Beauty and Barber Salon
  • Billiards Room
  • Bocce Ball Court
  • Chaplain Services
  • Culinary Dining Services
  • Fitness Equipment and Classes
  • Free Parking
  • Free Room and Board for 14 Days (prorated per year per person and does not accrue) at a Higher Level of Care (includes Assisted Living, as well as Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation)
  • Gift Shop
  • Guest Accommodations
  • Horseshoe Pit
  • Library with Public Computer and Internet Access
  • Picnic Gazebo
  • Private Dining Room
  • Resident Gardens
  • Shuffleboard Court
  • 3-Hole Putting Green
  • Recycling Program
  • Scheduled Transportation for Medical Appointments   
  • Scheduled Transportation for Shopping
  • Village Thrift Shop

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Residential Living

Independent Living research shows that aging well—both physically and mentally—is largely dependent on lifestyle. Our goal is to ensure you have the opportunity to challenge yourself across all aspects of life, creating stronger balance and fulfillment. At Westminster Village in Dover, we’re committed to providing you with comfortable surroundings. Whether it’s designing and renovating your cottage or apartment to your preferred specifications, or offering an array of community services and events to choose from, we provide you with a variety of options so you can live your life your way.

Supportive Care

We encourage and support the well-being and individuality of every older adult. Our supportive care accommodations offer a comfortable atmosphere in which personal care promotes independence and meaningful living. This includes At-Home Services, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, and care for people with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia.

What is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC)?

A Continuing Care Retirement Community, or CCRC, provides older adults with the opportunity to thrive at every age, with easy access to a full continuum of care and support services. While Westminster Village in Dover strives to help you remain independent, and in your apartment or cottage, for as long as possible, we also provide additional levels of living if they should ever be needed. Our complete range, or continuum of care is offered within our community, amidst familiar surroundings, and provides long-term security and peace of mind.

“There are many activities for residents: walking paths, bocce ball, exercise equipment, libraries, dining rooms, concerts, drama club, trips off campus for lunch and sight seeing.”

—Janet Clark