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Rockwood Retirement Communities COVID-19 Update

September 12, 2022

Rockwood Retirement Communities prioritizes the health and safety of its residents and team members, and extends this concern to members of the community at large and we are taking every precaution to prevent the virus from entering our communities.

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Rockwood Residents Foundation Receives Million Dollar Donati

August 30, 2021 Marianne McCormack

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Anonymous donation will support seniors and employees in need

Spokane, WASH. – The Rockwood Residents’ Foundation, a local 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that exists solely to serve Rockwood Retirement Communities, has received its first ever million-dollar donation for its South Hill campus.

The Rockwood Residents’ Foundation has several funds to support Rockwood Retirement Communities, and this generous donation will touch all of them. Eighty-five percent of the donation will go to the Foundation’s Residents’ Assistance Endowment Fund, which assists residents who outlive their finances through no fault of their own. Through this fund the Rockwood Residents Foundation and Rockwood Retirement Communities have ensured that no resident ever need leave their Rockwood home due to an inability to pay.

More than $50,000 of the donation will support Rockwood employees who are furthering their career with an educational scholarship, or to an employee who needs emergency financial assistance because they are experiencing unexpected monetary struggles.

Rockwood Retirement Communities takes a holistic approach to all things related to wellness and has a program called “LiveWell.” The remainder of the donation will reach everyone who participates in Rockwood’s

LiveWell program, the organization’s wellness initiative both employees and residents. It will also support Rockwood’s holistic approach to LiveWell through fitness.

“This is the largest donation the Rockwood Residents’ Foundation has ever received, and we couldn’t be more excited about the positive impact it will have on our community,” said Marianne McCormack, Director of Development.

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5 Reasons to Live at a Rockwood Community

March 09, 2021

During uncertain times, you can count on Rockwood.

Life Plan Communities are seniors’ most popular choices for those looking for a community setting. Life Plan Communities promote active, independent lifestyles through a comprehensive offering of on-campus services, amenities, and healthcare. A Life Plan Community is an excellent long-term solution for seniors who want a comprehensive plan with various options.

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Rockwood South Hill Earns Reaccreditation

December 18, 2020
by lisav of Rockwood South Hill

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Spreading Holiday Cheer

December 18, 2020

We all know this year looks a lot different for most of us. However, the holiday spirit doesn’t have to. We decided to spread some holiday cheer throughout the Rockwood campus for the month of December.

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Palvella Glen — A Brand New Residence for a Fulfilling Lifestyle

November 20, 2020

Rockwood Retirement Communities is pleased to introduce you to Palvella Glen, Rockwood at Whitworth’s brand-new assisted living and memory support community opening in March 2021.

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Rockwood at Whitworth Sneak Peek Event

October 22, 2020

 On Thursday, October 15, Rockwood at Whitworth future residents enjoyed a Zoom presentation for a sneak peek at the interior design elements for their community.

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Rockwood at Whitworth Completes Financing

October 15, 2020


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Downsizing Webinar hosted by Rockwood Retirement Communities

September 30, 2020
by Eowyn Sallis, Director of Marketing, Rockwood Retirement Communities

On September 29th, Rockwood Retirement Communities hosted the first of a four-part webinar series on Downsizing.  The series is presented by local downsizing expert, Deanne Wilfong, owner of Smooth Transitions. 

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