The Fountains at Canterbury

  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care
  • Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing

The Best Value in Oklahoma City Senior Living

The Fountains at Canterbury, located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, is a retirement community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing on an idyllic 39-acre campus featuring lakeside trails and a fishing dock. You’ll find us conveniently located near shopping, dining, entertainment, parks and healthcare.

Choose from spacious studio, one-bedroom or large two-bedroom with den apartments or cottages, wonderfully appointed with a full kitchen, large living room and bathrooms. Whether you like formal, casual, traditional or contemporary, our skilled interior design professionals are ready to help you customize your new home to your exact tastes. In addition to a host of convenient services, residents of The Fountains at Canterbury enjoy an elegant dining room, state-of-the-art fitness center, heated indoor pool, billiards lounge, well-stocked library and full-service beauty salon and barber shop, among other amenities.

Life at The Fountains at Canterbury

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Springs Cook-Out

After the huge storm we had last night…it turned out to be a beautiful day for our cook-out in The Springs Garden. Everyone was ready for some hot dogs and hamburgers cooked over the grill…the smell was amazing! Dining Services prepared this special lunch for us which also included baked beans and potato salad, punch or […]

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Craft fair artwork

Craft Fair

The Fountains at Canterbury is having a Craft Fair on July 24th from 8:00am to 2:00pm in the Town Center Living Room. We will be selling various items made by our residents and associates and all proceeds will go to the Alzheimer’s Association. There will be several themed tables set up selling paper crafts, origami, papier […]

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Spaghetti and vegetables

Summer 2015 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With more than 30 different classes with everything from Making Pasta from Scratch to Wine Drinking 111 to Tai Chi to Bunko and even Coffees Around the World, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While […]

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Resident Voices


Residents Charles and Paula Ming’s Common Sense Moved Them to The Fountains

THE RIGHT DECISION AT THE RIGHT TIME You can’t predict the future. Protect your future well-being today. “We were very active and with the motorhome and the dogs and all that, and then all of a sudden everything changed just in a heartbeat, everything changed.” – Charles Ming, resident of The Fountains at Canterbury MEET […]

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Resident Anne Glasgow Decided The Fountains Was The Perfect Fit

SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE Beyond convenient services and easy access to every level of care, life can be great in the right retirement community. “Think about the friends you’ll meet and the activities that are offered to you and that you always have someone to eat with.” – Anne Glasgow, resident of The Fountains at Canterbury […]

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Residents Carl and Mary Lou Osburn’s Desire to Trade Home Chores for Activities with Friends Moved Them to The Fountains

RIGHT PLACE, RIGHT TIME All your life, you’ve benefited from being in the right place at the right time. So why stop now? “We wanted to move before we became incapacitated, before we got too old you know.” – Carl and Mary Lou Osburn, residents of The Fountains at Canterbury MEET CARL AND MARY LOU […]

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Out and About

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The Springs Head for Okarche

It was a beautiful day for an outing, as The Springs residents boarded the bus and were on their way to Okarche. If you are from Oklahoma, then you know what puts Okarche, Oklahoma on the map…Eischen’s Bar! Best chicken in the state since it opened in the 1800’s by The Eischen family. Kaitlan, Community […]

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joes crab shack whole group

A Night Out at Joe’s!

The mystery dinner this week was really a mystery, as the bus headed through a few neighborhoods along the way, residents were having a hard time guessing where we were going this time!  We headed to Joe’s Crab Shack for some great seafood. April is crab month and everyone had fun trying the crab dips […]

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Golden Corral

Golden Corral Outing

Top of the Bucket List! In December, Community Life Assistant, Kaitlan Kenworthy, asked each resident to make out a bucket list for the year with plans to make as many happen as possible each month. On almost everyone’s list was to go out to eat at Golden Corral so off we went on this beautiful March day last week to […]

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French party

April in Paris!

Love was definitely in the air here at The Town Center French themed party and dinner this month. Residents danced to the music of The Silver Tops, playing several famous French songs, including “April in Paris” and many other love songs. Dancers were on the floor dancing to every song at the pre-party and enjoying […]

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Easter treat bunnies and chicks

Fun Easter Treats!

Dining Services made some special treats for Easter and put them out in the lobbies of all the buildings for everyone to eat! Residents, associates and guests were commenting on how clever and creative they were and they all disappeared in less than an hour! The Peeps bunnies and chicks are sitting in little Twinkie cars with pretzels for steering […]

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Gourmet dinner in TC

Town Center Gourmet Dinner

This week twelve Town Center residents were served a gourmet meal by dining dervices and Chef Chris. This is a new event that will be offered to the first twelve residents who sign up, every three months for a small fee, offering a special night out without having to leave the community. Guests enjoyed a cocktail […]

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On Aging


Our efforts to raise money for Alzheimer’s research made the Oklahoman news!

The following article was published in the Oklahoman on on Thursday, April 2nd, 2015. To read the full article, please click here. Oklahoma City Seniors Raise Money for Alzheimer’s Research Fountains Residents Make Tie-Dyed Shirts to Raise Money for Alzheimer’s Research Residents of The Fountains at Canterbury, spent some time recently making tie-dyed shirts […]

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Virtual Dementia of Kellie on Tour

Virtual Dementia Tour in The Inn

Guests were invited to walk through a Virtual Dementia Tour hosted in The Inn this last month. The tour takes you through a series of simulated exercises coordinated to make a person aware of some of the effects of dementia. They were given glasses to wear that distort their view of the world and the […]

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Veterans Day Phebe

Honoring Our Veterans at The Fountains @ Canterbury

Today we honor all our Veterans around the world with a special tribute on this Veterans Day. Crossroads Hospice sponsored a program for our 44 veterans here at Canterbury. Their chaplain lead the ceremony by talking about the meaning of the day and some of the history, going back to WWI when it was originally […]

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Facebook Review – Could not have wished for a better place for my folks to retire.

Could not have wished for a better place for my folks to retire to…. I have also been welcomed by staff…. Thank you very much…. Keep up the good work

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Top notch skilled nursing and rehab facility.

We’re very pleased with The Fountains at Canterbury, they’ve done an excellent job in all aspects of the care that they’ve provided! They have a top notch skilled nursing and rehab facility, and they also do an excellent job with their memory care community. The staff here are very compassionate and patient with their residents, […]

Read more Review – Once a mother, now a friend.

When Mom arrived in assisted living, she could not stand or walk and required a 24-hour caregiver. She could not eat or drink on her own and was in a deep state of depression. While I found much advice on medical conditions and treatment, I found virtually nothing on understanding assisted living. Sure, there were […]

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