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Emily Green Shores

500 Westmoreland Avenue, Portsmouth, VA 50917

What You Should Know About Emily Green Shores

Emily Green Shores is a faith-centered, waterfront retirement community offering picturesque views of passing boats on the Elizabeth River in Portsmouth, VA. This nonprofit community provides ambulatory seniors with a safe, family-oriented living environment in which trained staff is on hand to assist with everyday tasks and dispense medications, including insulin shots. Incontinence management services are also available. All meals are cooked in-house and often feature seasonal produce. A registered dietitian ensures menu options provide each resident with the opportunity to maintain a well-balanced, nutritious diet. Monthly recreational activity programs in this community are tailored to the abilities and interests of each resident to encourage participation and promote social interactions. In addition, an experienced hairstylist visits twice a week to offer convenient on-site appointments for a range of salon services, including hair cuts, perms and color treatments.

What Emily Green Shores Offers

  • Pet Therapy
  • Pets Allowed
  • Room Service

Housing and Room Options

Total monthly costs depend on room type, select services, and the level of care needed.

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What Residents Are Saying

4.17 out of 5 stars

Reviews gathered from around the web

Average of 37 reviews

One resident's daughter comments, "The care here is great and the staff members are very attentive. My dad said it felt like home... It also sits on the water, so… Read More


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Services & Amenities

Emily Green Shores offers services and activities to help residents thrive and build meaningful connections.


  • Advanced Staff Training
  • American Sign Language
  • Cleaning Services
  • Financial Aid Options
  • Financing Advice
  • Home Sale Assistance
  • Laundry Services
  • Medication Management
  • Mobility Assistance
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Personal Care Assistance
  • Spanish
  • Speech Pathology
  • Transportation Services
  • VA Benefits Consultation


  • Beauty & Barber Shop
  • Book Clubs
  • Cable
  • Coffee Shop
  • Common Room
  • Community Games & Activities
  • Fitness Classes
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Garden & Patio
  • General Store
  • Golf
  • Hiking Trails
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Tennis Courts


  • Companion Care
  • Diabetic Care
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pet Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Psychiatric Care
  • Special Diets Supported


  • Family-Style Dining
  • In-Room Kitchen
  • Offsite Activities
  • On-Site Parking
  • Party Space
  • Pets Allowed
  • Religious Services
  • Room Service
  • Security Gate
  • Technology Room
  • WIFI
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