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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Carl Skydives at 90!

For his 90th birthday, Carl Osburn’s son and daughter arranged for him to skydive for his birthday present on August 17th. As they were having a family reunion at the Woodlands near Houston, they did the skydive at “Skydive Spaceland” in Rosharon, Texas south of Houston. The aircraft was a Twin Otter especially equipped for […]

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Crafts Class – Making Personalized Bags

Wanda Smith, HR Director, met with The Springs residents to do her monthly Watermark University crafts class. They were making little bags with handles to hold tissues, snacks, or anything they might need throughout the day. They used puffed paints of all different colors, and each resident decided how they were going to design their […]

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Hawaiian Luau

Town Center residents were all dressed in beautiful Hawaiian attire last Friday night at our monthly themed party and dinner. The evening started off with an open bar and dancing to the music of The Lou Ann Rice Band, playing and singing many familiar Hawaiian songs. The band passed out song sheets to all the residents so […]

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Resident Voices

Carl Osburn getting ready to go up in plane

Carl Skydives at 90!

For his 90th birthday, Carl Osburn’s son and daughter arranged for him to skydive for his birthday present on August 17th. As they were having a family reunion at the Woodlands near Houston, they did the skydive at “Skydive Spaceland” in Rosharon, Texas south of Houston. The aircraft was a Twin Otter especially equipped for […]

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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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Out and About

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Mystery Dinner

Town Center residents enjoyed a night out for dinner at Twelve Oaks Restaurant last week. When they sign up for the mystery dinner, no one knows where we are going except Becky, Community Life Director…not even the bus driver. Twelve Oaks is out in the country on the way to Guthrie, Oklahoma so it is […]

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Oklahoma Railway Museum

Inn and Gardens residents visited the Oklahoma Railway Museum this last weekend. They have a collection of different freight and passenger cars, plus a steam engine. Residents toured the outdoor museum which includes a display car with exhibits of railroad memorabilia. There was a short scenic train ride which brought back memories of the days […]

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Mystery Lunch Outing

Town Center residents decided that this may have been their favorite mystery lunch in a while. No one knows where we are going until we arrive, so it is a big surprise to all, including the bus driver. Iron Star is a five star restaurant here in the metro and is known for it’s BBQ […]

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Dining

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Pigs in a Blanket

The Springs residents had fun making pigs in a blanket and kolaches this week. They started with crescent rolls and added little smokies and rolled them up to bake for the pigs in a blanket. For the kolaches, they added cheese…some were plain and some had the smokies in them. There were definitely a variety […]

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Hawaiian Luau

Town Center residents were all dressed in beautiful Hawaiian attire last Friday night at our monthly themed party and dinner. The evening started off with an open bar and dancing to the music of The Lou Ann Rice Band, playing and singing many familiar Hawaiian songs. The band passed out song sheets to all the residents so […]

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50’s Themed Dinner & Dessert

Chefs Chris and Tisha created a beautiful flaming dessert for the residents after their delicious themed dinner. They did a mix of fresh berries, added liqueurs to the mixture, then set it aflame and poured it over vanilla ice cream. It was an impressive presentation, which drew raves as well as ooh’s and ah’s from the crowd!

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On Aging

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Auction for Alzheimer’s – A success!

What a big success we had this month with our auction to raise funds for The Alzheimer’s Association! Many kind folks donated baskets of gifts to put up for the auction. The auction was two hours long and the room was full of people putting in their written bids on the bid sheets. Many associates and […]

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

The following article was published in the Oklahoman on http://newsok.com 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 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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Reviews

SeniorAdvisor Review – Mom feels welcome and at home.

Excellent; they have gone above and beyond to make Mom feel welcome and at home. People are very friendly, food is good and her cottage is gorgeous; they let her choose flooring (carpet and wood), paint, fixtures, granite, backsplash and new stainless kitchen appliances. She’s been there about 3 weeks and they are just wonderful; […]

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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, […]

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