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COVID-19 News & Updates
Friday, August 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Additional Info on HHSCs Visitation Announcement »
Members, I wanted to provide you all with additional information that we have received based upon communications with...
Wednesday, August 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
LeadingAge Texas in the News »
Aug 4, 2020 -  No Brazos County nursing homes selected to receive point-of-care device promised by Trump administrati...
Sunday, July 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19 Situation Report: July 26, 2020 »
LeadingAge Texas COVID-19 Situation Report Updated July 26, 2020   Tex...
Tuesday, July 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19 Situation Report: July 21, 2020 »
LeadingAge Texas COVID-19 Situation Report Updated July 21, 2020...
Thursday, April 30, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Long-Term Care Communities Serving on the Frontlines of COVID Battle »
  President Trump has declared our nation at war with the coronavirus, and while we have suffered devastating loss...

Policy Update
Thursday, March 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Comments by LeadingAge Texas on Proposed Rule CMS-2393-P – MFAR »
January 27, 2020 Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services Department of Health and Human Services Attn: CMS-239...
Thursday, October 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Letter in Opposition to Consumer Alert Icon »
Dear Administrator Verma: LeadingAge Texas urges CMS not to implement the Consumer Alert icon that was announced on...
Thursday, May 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 Legislative Summary »
Monday marked the end of the 86th Session. Over 7,000 bills were filed but just over 1,000 have been sent to the Governor....
Thursday, May 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LeadingAge Texas Legislative Update: The Clock is Ticking »
Lawmakers have 18 days left to pass legislation this session. Legislators and advocates are working overtime in attempt to...
Friday, April 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Legislative Update: Bills on the Move »
While the Texas Legislature continues to focus on solutions to improve school finance and property tax relief several of o...

Member Highlights
Thursday, June 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dallas Seniors and Children Bond by Exchanging Letters During Pandemic »
With in-person interaction limited for the foreseeable future, Edgemere is finding creative, alternative ways to keep re...
Wednesday, May 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Buckner Launches Gold Ribbon Campaign in Support of Senior Living »
DALLAS (May 11, 2020) – In order to increase awareness of senior living residents and the frontline workers caring for th...
Thursday, March 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lifespace Communities Appoints Jesse Jantzen as President & CEO »
After a year long national search, Lifespace Communities is pleased to announce the appointment of industry veteran Jess...
Thursday, February 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Vista at CC Young Receives Special Recognition in AIA's Design for Aging Review Awards »
The Vista at CC Young recently received Special Recognition in the AIA’s Design for Aging Review Awards program. The reci...
Thursday, January 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Music Therapist Provides Comfort to Those Navigating Life's Final Passage »
Music is something many of us can relate to – it helps us reminisce, express ourselves, and it can provide comfort and a m...

Message from George
Thursday, June 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update on the 2020 Annual Conference & Solutions EXPO »
The world has changed due to the COVID-19 Pandemic; our 2020 Annual Conference & Solutions EXPO will be changing as we...
Thursday, June 11, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
A Time to Remember What We Stand For »
The protests and outward activism since the senseless killing of George Floyd last month have opened the scab of our natio...
Thursday, April 30, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Long-Term Care Communities Serving on the Frontlines of COVID Battle »
President Trump has declared our nation at war with the coronavirus, and while we have suffered devastating losses of huma...
Friday, April 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas Caregivers Deserve Our Support in Protecting Our Aging Population »
As COVID-19 continues to spread across Texas, our aging population is being asked to isolate themselves from their family,...
Thursday, April 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update on the 2020 Annual Conference & Solutions EXPO »
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the impact on our members and the older adults they serve, the LeadingAge Texas Board of...

General News
Wednesday, January 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Info for Those Currently Contracted or Interested in Contracting to Provide VA Covered Services »
VA recently released its Fee Schedule for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 (beginning October 1, 2019) for all medical and extended/l...
Thursday, January 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fort Worth Legislators Receive LeadingAge Texas Partners in Quality Award »
Last week, LeadingAge Texas presented Senator Beverly Powell (D - Ft. Worth) and Representative Stephanie Klick (R - North...
Thursday, January 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Crystal Laza Promoted to Chief Operating Officer »
Crystal Laza has been promoted from Vice President of Member Services & Operations to Chief Operating Officer. Crysta...
Wednesday, December 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LeadingAge Texas Board Member Profile Series »
LeadingAge Texas is profiling a  board member each week who dedicates their time, energy, and perspective to our col...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Message from Your EIA Board »
The Educational Institute on Aging (EIA) is a 501(c)(3) subsidiary foundation of LeadingAge Texas that serves as a forum t...

Quarterly Catch-Up
Tuesday, July 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Quarterly Catch-Up: July 2019 »
Click here to read an overview of our work for you in the second quarter of 2019.
Thursday, April 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Quarterly Catch-Up: April 2019 »
Click here to read an overview of our work for you in the first quarter of 2019.

The Chaplain's Corner
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Chaplain's Corner: Doing vs. Being in Chaplaincy & The Second Half of Life »
By Dave Anfenson, M.Div., Campus Pastor/Hospice Chaplain, Lutheran Sunset Ministries When you think about what give...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Happiness »
By Rev. Rick B. Webb, D.Min., Chaplain, Buckner Westminster Place Happy! Now that is a happy dog! I could...
Thursday, February 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Chaplain's Corner: A Team Approach to Spiritual Care »
By Rev. Brent Ashby, Minister of Spiritual Life, Presbyterian Village North. At a recent gathering of chaplain...
Thursday, July 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Chaplain's Corner: The Art of Growing Young »
by Danny Mack, Hospice Chaplain, Bereavement Coordinator, Christian Care Senior Living Communities ; Author, Speaker &n...
Thursday, March 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Chaplain's Corner: Making a Difference »
by Kevin McSpadden, M.Div., MARE, Chaplain, Baptist Retirement Community   Being involved in eldercare often ca...

Articles
Thursday, August 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
2016-2017 Inspirational Senior Texan Winners »
—2016-2017 Inspirational Senior Texan— Patricia Clayton Deckert | The Buckingham - Houston By popular vote, Pat...

LeadingAge Texas Connection
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Member Highlight: Residents of Parkway Place Raise Money for Employees Affected by Hurricane Harvey »
Houston residents are still picking up the pieces after Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc on the city. The storm damaged home...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Member Highlight: Mind and Body Yoga Offers Health Benefits to Edgemere Residents »
National Yoga Month is observed in September to educate the public about the health benefits of yoga and inspire a healthy...

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