News and Events

Please Join Us in Welcoming Dan Moore!

Date: March 25th, 2023

Please join us in welcoming Daniel Moore as the Assisted Living Transition Counselor!


Time To Make Your Move!

Date: March 17th, 2023

Join Us for our Lunch and Learn!

Date: February 7th, 2023

Join us on February 24th at 11:00 am at our Mead Auditorium for our upcoming Lunch and Learn!



Assisted Living Lunch and Learn!

Date: December 27th, 2022

Join us for our upcoming Lunch & Learn on January 13th at 11:00 am. We will discuss the availability, services and costs of assisted living and memory support at RiverMead.



We are pleased to celebrate five graduates of our Licensed Nursing Assistant Program! 

Date: December 12th, 2022

Please join us in celebrating the five graduates of our Licensed Nursing Assistant Program! 


Join us for our Holiday Party!

Date: November 23rd, 2022

We are excited to host our annual holiday party on December 9th at 2:00pm!

Join us in our beautiful courtyard and hearth area as we celebrate the holiday season! Enjoy hors d'oeurves, beverages, and live music. This is an excellent opportunity to meet and mingle with our residents!


RiverMead Retirement Community Appoints Four New Board Members, All Local Professionals in the Monadnock Region

Date: November 18th, 2022

RiverMead continues to grow with the addition of Beth Fernald, Peter Rotch, Gerald “Jerry” Galus, and Peter Imhoff.

Peterborough, Nov. 9, 2022 – Not-for-profit LifeCare Community, RiverMead, has appointed four new members to their voluntary board of trustees, the organization’s governing body. Members of the board of trustees advocate on behalf of residents, and staff and follow RiverMead’s mission in providing a high-quality holistic lifecare program in a financially responsible manner.



Please Join Us For Our Open House!

Date: November 1st, 2022

We are excited to open our doors to the community for an Open House on November 10th at 2:00 pm.


Downsizing with Purpose Presentation

Date: September 21st, 2022

We are excited to announce that we are offering our popular Downsizing with Purpose seminar on October 7th, 2022, presented by Jennifer Coles, the Director of Marketing and Community Relations at RiverMead.


Alexander Cramm Joins RiverMead as Executive Chef

Date: September 20th, 2022

Peterborough, NH – RiverMead LifeCare Community announced that Chef Alexander Cramm has joined the community as their Executive Chef. Alexander brings years of experience in the culinary and Healthcare/Senior Living industry.


NeverMore! The Stories of Crows and Ravens

Date: September 12th, 2022

Due to the popularity of our recent program on September 9th, NeverMore! The Stories of Crows and Ravens, we are working with the Harris Center to hold the presentation again on October 26th at 2:00pm for those who missed it.


RiverMead Announces Graduates from their MNA Program

Date: July 18th, 2022

RiverMead Retirement Community, which offers in-person certificate programs to their employees, is proud to celebrate eight graduates of their Medication Nursing Assistant program.


Work and Learn at RiverMead!

Date: March 7th, 2022

We are offering the opportunity for qualified employees to enroll in our Licensed Nursing Assistant and Medication Nursing Assistant Training Programs at no charge. These training programs prepare employees to provide different levels of professional care to residents. The programs consist of instructor-led classes as well as clinical-based education.


Licensed Nursing Assistant Certification Program

Date: March 7th, 2022

This course will prepare employees to provide residents with quality care as Licensed Nursing Assistants. Licensed Nursing Assistants (LNA) provide care under the supervision nurses or other medical staff. They work in a team to ensure that residents receive high-quality and professional care. The duties of an LNA often involve care-related tasks.


Medication Nursing Assistant Certification Program

Date: March 7th, 2022

We are currently accepting applications for Licensed Nursing Assistants. Once a qualified individual is a LNA for at least two years, they can apply for the MNA Program by submitting a letter of intent to the Director of Human Resources.


Downsizing with Purpose

Date: February 8th, 2022

We are excited to announce that we are offering our popular Downsizing with Purpose seminar on March 4th, 2022, presented by Jennifer Coles, the Director of Marketing and Community Relations at RiverMead.


Let's Talk About Assisted Living!

Date: January 31st, 2022

Please join us for a discussion on Assisted Living on February 24th at 5:30 pm in the Mead Auditorium.


Meghan Cook Joins RiverMead as Director of Health Services

Date: January 26th, 2022

Peterborough, NH – RiverMead announced that Meghan Cook has joined the community as Director of Health Services / Assisted Living Administrator.


RiverMead Announces 2022 Standing Committees

Date: December 21st, 2021

The five committees are comprised of individuals who have extensive experience in business, finance, medicine, state and local public service, higher education, law, and social services. The committee members bring relevant, diverse, and credible expertise to RiverMead.


RiverMead Offers Rare Opportunity to Join Retirement Community through Assisted Living Apartments

Date: December 7th, 2021

RiverMead is currently offering potential residents the rare opportunity to join the community directly through its Assisted Living program, rather than transitioning from its Independent Residences. 


RiverMead Announces Substantial Wage Increases

Date: November 30th, 2021

Peterborough, NH – RiverMead – the Monadnock Region’s premier Continuing Care Retirement Community announces a substantial wage increase for hourly employees effective immediately.


Meet the newly appointed members of the RiverMead Team

Date: November 22nd, 2021

Meet the newly appointed members of the RiverMead Team


Welcome Lara Shea, Chief Executive Officer – RiverMead

Date: August 18th, 2021

Lara is a Peterborough native, now celebrating a significant full-circle moment.


RiverMead Residents COVID 19 Vaccine Clinic (2/2/2021)

Date: February 3rd, 2021

RiverMead, in collaboration with the State of NH and CVS Pharmacy, provided an onsite COVID-19 vaccine clinic yesterday to all independent living residents as part of the Phase 1-B vaccine roll out. COVID 19 Vaccine Clinic for IL Residents


COVID-19 vaccination update

Date: January 15th, 2021

Bill first Covid shot    RiverMead has collaborated with the State of New Hampshire and CVS Pharmacy to provide a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on-site at RiverMead.



Date: December 14th, 2020

(Press Release) Join us in congratulating Sherry Gauthier for 25 years of service at RiverMead




Date: November 10th, 2020

RiverMead Retirement Community, Peterborough, NH is pleased to announce the launch of a new and improved website.


Navigating the Options of Senior Living

Date: August 29th, 2020

People looking to move to a community often assess location, services, culture, reputation, financial strength and most importantly a community’s future. It’s a big task that sometimes requires expert advice. RiverMead recently presented a program to address this challenge. Please find the high-points below. Keith Robertson, Managing D


Unit Availability

Date: August 29th, 2020

The following Residences are currently available at RiverMead: 2 Villas on The Village Campus(one villa on the 2nd floor and one villa on the first floor) Large Two-Bedroom Large Two-Bedroom with Den Our New Villas include: Spacious Open Concept floor living with large windows Storage units are on each floor Screened Porches measure 9 x


RiverMead Village Cottages – Hutter Construction

Date: August 28th, 2020

This article was provided by the Associated General Contractors of New Hampshire, the state’s leading commercial construction industry organization, representing both building and highway contractors. Project Spotlight:RiverMead Village Cottages – Hutter ConstructionRiverMead Lifecare Community is a continuum care living facility in


Press Release: RiverMead Villas are Open For Residency

Date: May 28th, 2019

Peterborough, NH – RiverMead’s Villas are now open for residency. There are two Villa buildings, with the Residences comprised of 24 corner units.The Villas join the two neighborhoods of The Mead and The Village on RiverMead’s expansive 90 plus acre campus nestled in the woodlands of Peterborough, NH.  “The clients we


RiverMead Hires New Fitness Coordinator-Carol Leger

Date: May 1st, 2018

Meet... Carol Leger RiverMead Fitness Specialist RiverMead is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Carol Leger, full-time fitness specialist available for all independent living residents of RiverMead. Carol is a certified health coach, fitness trainer and instructor, trained and certified through the Athletic & Fitness Associa


For Immediate Release - Ann Nunn as Health Services Administrator

Date: December 13th, 2017

Ann E. Nunn, RN, MHA, NHA  RiverMead’s Health Services Administrator RiverMead, a full-service LifeCare Retirement Community in Peterborough, NH is pleased to announce that Ann E. Nunn, RN, MHA, NHA from Fitzwilliam, NH will be RiverMead’s Health Services Administrator. Ann will be in charge of coordinating all clinical asp


Just Announced!!!

Date: June 21st, 2017

RiverMead LifeCare Retirement Community Contact: Jennifer Coles Telephone: 603-924-0062 Email: Website: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 21, 2017 RIVERMEAD ANNOUNCES EXCITING NEW RESIDENCE CONCEPT The Villas at RiverMead Are the Next Generation in Retirement Living Peterborough, NH – RiverMead, a t


RiverMead celebrates Sue Norton for 20 Years

Date: December 14th, 2016

RiverMead Retirement Community recognizes and celebrates Sue Norton, from Hancock, NH for 20 years of service to RiverMead. In Sue’s 20 years she has had roles in the maintenance department, transportation, and as head groundskeeper. She is CPR certified and a Certified Pool Operator. Sue is a valuable member of the RiverMead Team and she


Culinary Excellence Award

Date: August 29th, 2015

Congratulations to RiverMead’s Director of Culinary Services, Maria Garcia and Keith Fournier, RiverMead’s Executive Chef for receiving the Culinary Excellence Award. The award given by Flik Lifestyles and is to reward excellence for the highest level of culinary standards from service, innovation and resident satisfaction. Ms. Garcia a