Our Lady of the Valley

Community Features

Convenience, privacy, and amenities are all features of Our Lady of the Valley. We are conveniently located near downtown Roanoke and Interstate 581, across from St. Andrews Catholic Church and Roanoke Catholic School and adjacent to the Gainsboro Library. We are literally within walking distance of downtown Roanoke. Just minutes away sits a wide variety of unique clothing and gift shops, restaurants and sidewalk cafés, the historic Roanoke Market, The Taubman Museum of Art, and The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center.

These local spots provide many entertainment and shopping options, but if you choose you will find the fun, laughter, and socialization that you crave right around the corner from your apartment and you will never have to worry about parking or the weather. The social calendar here is busting at the seams. Join in a Wii bowling tournament, or get ready for a competitive card game of poker or bridge. The many concerts, dances, cultural excursions, educational programs, exercise classes, and worship services will give you plenty of options to be entertained and engaged. To learn more about what types of programs, events, and activities are offered at Our Lady of the Valley, check the Happenings page to see what is happening next.

If peaceful privacy is what you seek, you can find it here as well. From your own apartment to one of the lounges or sunrooms, the large front porch, or secluded patio, finding a quiet retreat is easy to do.

Full-Community Generator

In the event of a power outage, the Generac 600 kW Bi-Fuel generator at Our Lady of the Valley provides electricity to every resident’s apartment and all of the community’s buildings and systems. This generator far exceeds the regulations and requirements for the State and Federal licensing agencies.

This allows residents to not only have life safety security, heat, and air conditioning, but also power for everyday activities, such as watching TV or reading a book after dark. Residents, friends and family members can rest assured knowing that quality care and dining services will be provided each and every day at Our Lady of the Valley, along with all emergency safety systems.

The generator system is regularly inspected and gas levels checked to ensure that it is in full working order year-round. Regardless of the weather or other circumstances, Our Lady of the Valley is prepared to provide uninterrupted care and services to all residents.