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New Dog Park Opens at Kendal at Lexington

They run, they jump, they fetch, they romp! They’re happy dogs enjoying a new dog park at Kendal at Lexington! With increased awareness in recent decades of the immense benefits…

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Preventing Falls a Team Effort and Top Priority

Kendal at Lexington has joined a comprehensive, nationwide effort to implement best practices to support a resident’s ability to safely stay standing or seated without risk of falling. Kendal at…

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Dining Robot Serves Up Help and Fun

There is someone new in the dining room at Kendal at Lexington. He’s about three and a half feet tall, speaks with a French accent, and follows directions very well.…

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Meet the Culinary Team’s New Robot Helper

Kendal at Lexington has begun programming and testing a new service robot designed to increase efficiencies and enhance dining service in the main dining room and, if all goes well,…

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Message from CEO, Jan Bigelow - Seasons Come and Seasons Go

February 2022 As I sit here looking out my window on a cold February morning, I realize that the snow will be melted by the time you are reading this. …

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Kendal at Lexington’s Revamped Website Gives You the Full Tour

Researching the ideal retirement community is easier than you think when you start with a virtual visit to Kendal at Lexington. Our newly redesigned website gives you the ease and…

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The Honeymoon Phase- CEO Jan Bigelow Remarks on Her First Four Months

Are you familiar with the sayings, “the honeymoon is over” or “you need to hit the ground running”?  Funny, in my years of service in senior living, I have not…

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Kendal at Lexington Unveils New Way to Connect Residents and Staff

There’s a new “resident” on campus and her name is CATIE. It is the goal of staff and resident association members that everyone meets CATIE and makes her part of…

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Kendal at Lexington Marks Milestone $40M Community Investment with Hard Hat Tour

Community leaders get glimpse into the future of Life Plan Communities  Lexington, VA – Kendal at Lexington, a life-plan community in Virginia’s scenic Shenandoah Valley, is celebrating milestone progress, showcasing…

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