Grand Opening

On November 14th 2013, we had our ribbon cutting ceremony where our doors opened to San Antonio residents looking to join our warm and welcoming community. We celebrate our facility with introduction of our in-house barber shop, movie room and workout room. Among the spacious facility with all new furniture and beautiful wooden flooring, is…

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New Website & Best Wishes

We are happy to introduce our new website which features the beautiful facility built for our residents. Unlike other assisted living homes, ours is special because of our size; we live under one roof among friends. We wish to serve each of our residents with the utmost respect and love. If you are interested in…

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What Is Assisted Living?

Assisted living is a general term used to describe alternative housing for senior citizens. The meaning of the word can get lost amongst those looking for a home for themselves or a family member since the term can be used for so many different homes. Typically, it’s for those who need help from time to…

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Benefits Of A Smaller Facility

One thing that sets Heritage Creek apart from other assisted living homes is our size. Our 1 to 5 staff-to-resident ratio makes us a smaller, family-owned facility, but we wouldn’t have it any other way. Our more intimate home setting allows us to get to know each of our residents personally, so we can provide…

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Surprising Facts About Elder Care

When we hear terms like “elder care” or “family caregiving,” many of us initially imagine adult children caring for aging parents. While elder care certainly affects families in this dynamic, a recent survey conducted by the AARP Public Policy Institute and the United Hospital Fund discovered that 1 in 5 family caregivers in the U.S.…

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Tips for Choosing an Assisted Living Facility

Finding the right assisted living home for your loved one can be tough. You want the best for the person you care for, so understandably you will be searching for a facility that is a good fit and provides the highest quality of care possible. There may be a number of viable options available to…

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Avoid Stress By Planning Early for Elder Care

It can be difficult to know when it’s appropriate for you to start thinking about elder care. Well, more and more sources are reporting that the best time may be sooner rather than later. Assisted living typically becomes a topic of discussion when you or a loved one are no longer able to handle daily…

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Survey Discusses Long-Term Elder Care Experiences

The world of caregiving and elder care is always changing with each new generation. If you’re a caregiver yourself or have an aging loved one, you might be wondering how other people like you are feeling about the current state of elder care in the U.S. The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research recently…

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2015: A Big Year for Elder Care

It may only be January, but there is already an indication that 2015 will be an important year for older adults and their families in the U.S. For starters, this year marks the 80th anniversary of Social Security and the 50th anniversary of Medicare, Medicaid, and the Older Americans Act, the first federal initiative focused…

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