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Policy Update
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...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nurses Could Benefit from Student Loan Assistance Bill in Texas Legislature »
Pursuing a nursing degree in Texas may become less expensive, if a bill introduced in the 86th Texas Legislature passes. S...

Member Highlights
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...
Wednesday, December 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CC Young Hosted Its Annual Wrap It Up Luncheon November 21 at Brook Hollow Country Club »
Guests of CC Young joined together at Brook Hollow Country Club, Thursday, November 21, 2019, for a day of holiday shopp...
Wednesday, December 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Westminster Senior Living Community’s Management Company Ranked #1 in J.D. Power Study »
Westminster senior living community, managed by Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company, announced that its management compa...
Wednesday, December 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wesleyan Homes Purchases Nursing Facility »
Wesleyan Homes, Inc. (“The Wesleyan”), a faith-based nonprofit health and aging ministry, has purchased and assumed manag...
Thursday, December 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CC Young Inaugural Gratitude-A-Palooza Parade Gave Thanks to Residents and Local Community »
CC Young residents and family members bundled up with coffee and donuts to kick-off the holidays with the first ever Grat...

Message from George
Thursday, January 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Passing of a Pioneer | Celebrating the Life of Ken Durand »
Kenneth Durand A Message from CC Young Friends, we are saddened to report that CC Young’s former President a...
Wednesday, December 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Power of Togetherness »
A couple of weeks ago, I was privileged to attend the grand opening of the Ventana by Buckner , Buckner Senior Living’s n...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
On the Horizon: Working to Provide Additional Member Benefits via Collaboration »
We are excited to announce that, in addition to the many opportunities currently offered to LeadingAge Texas members, we a...
Thursday, December 20, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
In Memoriam Chris Spence »
A Message from Wesleyan Homes, Inc. With deep sadness, we share the news that President Emeritus of Wesleyan Homes...
Thursday, December 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Message from George: A Time for Gratitude »
A TIME FOR GRATITUDE As we near the end of 2018, the holiday season is a perfect time to reflect on things we are grat...

General News
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...
Thursday, January 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Interested in Joining a LeadingAge Texas Health Plan? »
Dear LeadingAge Texas Members, Over the past several years in discussions with members, the issue of the rising c...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LeadingAge Texas Priorities Focus on Improving Access to Quality Aging Services »
(Austin, TX – January 8, 2019) Today marks the first day of the 86th Texas Legislature. This session, LeadingAge Texas wil...

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...

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...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Member Highlight: Wayne Merrill is Not Done Being a Change Agent »
Wayne Merrill bought a house on the Baptist Retirement Community (BRC) campus 30 years ago when he began working for the...
Thursday, January 29, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Newsletter: January 29 Issue Now Available »
Members,  click here  to read the January 29, 2015  issue of the  LeadingAge Texas Connection !
Thursday, January 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Newsletter: January 8 Issue Now Available »
Members, click here to read the January 8, 2015 issue of the LeadingAge Texas Connection !

Resident Spotlight
Wednesday, December 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fort Worth Woman Embodies Sweetness for Staff at Local Senior Living Community »
You can smell it through the halls of The Stayton at Museum Way : resident Carol Adcock’s famous Ghirardelli and Kahlúa b...
Thursday, October 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Buckner Parkway Place Resident Trains Seven Days a Week for We Are Houston 5K »
If you’re looking for Ruger Winchester at Buckner Parkway Place , a faith-based senior living community in Houston, y...

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