Change the way you look at retirement living by enjoying the best part about not working anymore—a carefree lifestyle. Retirement loses its luster once you realize you’re still tied down to the cost and hard work of maintaining a large home. Lawn care, cooking, cleaning, and household repairs are still on the to-do list, whether or not you go to work every day. As a result, many 50-plus active adults are looking at alternate living arrangements to make the most out of their retirement years. New retirement living communities are popping up throughout the Dallas area, offering amenities, comfort, and convenience that rival what you’ll find at luxurious resorts.

Should your health needs change, Dallas is also home to premier retirement communities that address the special health and medical issues of aging adults. Whatever your needs, if you want to upgrade the quality of your retirement years, Dallas has the perfect place to call home.

Autumn Leaves


Alzheimer’s and Memory Care Assisted Living Communities

Choosing an assisted living community for your family member is one of the most important decisions you will make as a caregiver, especially when your loved one is living with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of memory impairment. Understanding the differences between facilities that specialize in Alzheimer’s and dementia care from other retirement living communities can assist you in making the best decision for your family. Autumn Leaves Alzheimer’s and Memory Care Assisted Living Communities are qualified leaders in providing specialized dementia care in a home-like environment. All Autumn Leaves communities incorporate care practices that are specifically designed for individuals living with memory impairment. Each Autumn Leaves community features elements that are totally focused on residents’ emotional, physiological, dietary, and social needs. An on-site, licensed nursing staff with specialized expertise in dementia care and Life Enrichment Coordinators are dedicated to providing dementia-specific group and individual activity and life-enrichment programs. Individual dietary management and personal care plans are developed for each resident and focus on enhancing his or her quality of life. Autumn Leaves also offers Day Stay and Respite Care programs.Family-owned and operated, Autumn Leaves combines a warm, home-like environment with the highest quality care available. All facility designs, details, and features are extensively researched in order to provide specifically designed living spaces for those with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of memory impairment. With nine Autumn Leaves communities in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, Autumn Leaves is quickly becoming the gold standard for Alzheimer’s and memory care assisted living. For more information about Autumn Leaves, visit AutumnLeavesLiving.com or call 888-662-8886.

Highland Springs


This Erickson community is an exciting alternative to the typical retirement community. The Highland Springs 62-plus lifestyle is more about experiences and possibilities—and less about slowing down and settling in. Conveniently located in North Dallas on Frankford Road, Highland Springs is situated on a scenic 89-acre campus in one of Dallas’ most desirable residential areas with world-class shopping and many outstanding cultural, performing arts, and professional sports venues nearby.

Discover an atmosphere of comfort and convenience, where a variety of services and fulfilling activities are just a short stroll from Highland Springs’ apartment homes. Explore one- and two-bedroom floor plans, plus custom upgrade options to suit your unique sense of style. Then discover how easy and risk-free it is to reserve your perfect apartment home.  Highland Springs will work with residents to customize a pricing plan that works for them. As a bonus, Highland Springs’ realty and moving services can help residents sell their current house faster and for a fair price.

Highland Springs features a combination of services, programs, and expert health professionals who take the whole-person approach to wellness so residents can stay in control of their well-being and make the most of their retirement years. Highland Springs has a fitness center, indoor pool, scenic walking paths, and nutritious meal options to help residents stay in great physical and mental shape. Preventive wellness programs, social activities, and an on-site medical center are also available. For more information about Highland Springs and Erickson communities, visit ericksonliving.com/ourcommunities/hsd or call 800-980-9123.

Robson Ranch


There’s a way of life at Robson Ranch you simply won’t find anywhere else in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Here you’ll discover a sense community that will have you feeling right at home the moment you arrive.

Located just south of Denton, Robson Ranch’s convenient location off I-35W makes going to Fort Worth and Dallas quick and easy, which means taking advantage of big-city attractions while still enjoying a small town life.

A combination of the finest award-winning amenities, limitless social opportunities, and unmatched home designs has prompted many Robson Ranch homeowners to refer to their community as a “cruise ship on land.” 

The magnificent Sports Club is the centerpiece of the community. It features state-of-the-art fitness equipment, outdoor swimming pools, an indoor pool with lap lanes, a multi-purpose gymnasium, jetted tubs, dry and wet saunas, luxurious men’s and women’s lockers, computer room, salon services, and lighted tennis courts.

Other impressive amenities include a clubhouse, fully stocked pro shop, 18-hole championship golf course designed by Gary Stephenson, Creative Arts Center, dog park, and a restaurant, lounge, and bar which are open to the public.

From the world-class amenities and friendliest residents to the stunning model homes priced from the mid-$100s ranging in size from 1,395 to 3,198 square feet, Robson Ranch will surpass your expectations of what active adult resort living is all about. For more information on Robson Ranch, visit Robson.com or call 888-988-3927.


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888-988-3927
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