Category: On Aging

November 14, 2018

Expressions 2019: Celebrating Active Aging and the Arts

For 19 consecutive years, Watermark has proudly published a full-color wall calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. Featuring works submitted by Watermark residents from coast to coast, Expressions 2019 is sure to inspire creativity within everyone it reaches. Complimentary copies of Expressions 2019 are available for the asking while supplies last. Please call or […]

November 12, 2018

Aging Care in Focus

Parkview in Frisco partnered with their sister community, Windsor Senior Living, as a Silver Sponsor at this year’s Annual Aging Life Care Convention for the South Central Chapter. Aging Life Care Association (ALCA) is a network of 1900 members including social workers, nurses, therapists, gerontologists and certified care managers. The Association’s mission is to help, […]

October 1, 2018

2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Grandscape

On Saturday morning, Parkview residents, associates, families and local students from Reedy High School's Joining Generations showed up in force to take part in Walk to End Alzheimer's. We weren't deterred from the storms that rolled in, with most of us crossing the finishing line soaking wet and with a big smile. A special thank you and congratulations to ALL who helped coordinate various fundraisers leading […]

July 27, 2018

Nolan Fisher Celebrates his 95th Birthday

Staff from The Gardens, our Memory Care neighborhood, joined together with friends and families to celebrate Nolan Fisher's 95th birthday. We didn't realize turning 95 could be so much fun until Nolan strolled into the party singing Happy Birthday and reminding everyone to get their cameras out.    Nolan enjoys eating ice cream and drinking coffee in between reading short […]

July 24, 2018

Sundays With a Purpose

This past weekend Parkview residents, families and friends gathered again to raise money for this year's Walk to End Alzheimer's. Sunday's event pushed us over our initial fundraising goal of $5k and well on our way to $10k. All of the money will be donated to the Alzheimer's Association and their mission-related initiatives of care, […]

December 5, 2017

Showcase of Talent

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2018 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. This calendar reminds us that our communities are collective creations of friendly, caring individuals who are generous with their time and talents. Whether expressing their individual creativity through paint, clay, yarn, stone or an outstretched hand, they […]

November 22, 2016

Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

November 11, 2016

Veterans offer life lessons in service, featured in Healthy Aging.

We are thrilled to announce that we have received outstanding national coverage for our Veterans Life Lessons initiative in the Healthy Aging Magazine, published on November 11th, 2016. To read the original article, please click here. Celebrating Our Veterans Around the U.S. Watermark Retirement Communities Shares Vet Words of Wisdom From practical, lifesaving advice, “You […]

September 27, 2016

Parkview’s Assisted Living & Memory Care Grand Opening Celebration

Our new assisted living and memory care building is finally done and we’ll be ready to receive residents once the formal licensing process is complete. After a month-long celebration with residents, friends, families and colleagues, our own Bob Warren, former Mayor of Frisco (1989-1996) and author of "Frisco – Now and Then" joined other VIPs […]

April 15, 2016

We Do Memory Care Differently

Throughout its nearly 30 year history, Watermark has sought ways, large and small, to enhance the well-being of our residents and associates. Success is mostly measured in the strong and durable relationships between residents and associates that bring with them trust, comfort and more than a bit of warm fun. Particularly in our Memory Care […]

December 4, 2015

Multi-Million Dollar Expansion Breaks Ground in Frisco

Groundbreaking has commenced on a 45,130-square-foot expansion of Parkview in Frisco, 7450 Stonebrook Parkway. With completion anticipated for March of 2016, the expansion of the community will result in 52 new assisted living and memory care residences. The resort-style addition is being coordinated with local businesses and architects to reflect a strong Texas influence. Expansive […]