What it means to be a senior adult
What it means to be a senior adult
August 21 marks National Senior Citizens Day. ...
A sister thing: Retirement brings Houston sisters back together
A sister thing: Retirement brings Houston sisters back together
For the first time in more than five decades, sisters Beverly Hugghins and Nellen Brunson are living in the same city. Even better? They’re under...
Resident feature: Children’s author Ida Luttrell
Resident feature: Children’s author Ida Luttrell
If you want to get to know Ida Harbison Luttrell, you have to learn to say her last name correctly.  ...
Seniors fill backpacks with school supplies for foster children
Seniors fill backpacks with school supplies for foster children
Backpacks weren’t popular when residents of Buckner Westminster Place attended grade school as many as 70 years ago. ...
Quilting for a cause
Quilting for a cause
250 quilts, 500 yards of fabric and 400 man-hours each year. ...
Q&A with Stephanie Hesley
Q&A with Stephanie Hesley
Stephanie Hesley serves as the director of nursing at Buckner Westminster Place in Longview, Texas. ...
We’re not bored, and this is not your grandma’s retirement home
We’re not bored, and this is not your grandma’s retirement home
“Bored” is not a word you’ll hear around Buckner senior living communities very often. From woodworking and quilting to water aerobics and...
Rolling into summer: Seniors find fun in Bunco
Rolling into summer: Seniors find fun in Bunco
80-year-old JoAnn Wenske, a resident of Parkway Place in Houston, is an avid bridge player and never misses the opportunity to hone her card skills. ...
Pet therapy team volunteers with Beaumont seniors
Pet therapy team volunteers with Beaumont seniors
Say hello to Calder Woods’ Volunteer of the Year, Dr. Hank. ...
What is hospice?
What is hospice?
“Hospice” is a word many avoid like a rattlesnake in June. But do we really know what it means? ...
Parkway Place couple celebrates 75th wedding anniversary
Parkway Place couple celebrates 75th wedding anniversary
In 1942, World War II was at its peak, a helicopter took its first cross-country ride and Walt Disney’s animated movie “Bambi” was released. ...
Your parent needs dementia care. Now what?
Your parent needs dementia care. Now what?
Sheila Knox serves as the administrator of Sagecrest Alzheimer’s Center at Baptist Retirement Community in San Angelo. She has more than 16 years of...


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