Resident reading newspaper on balcony
You are here

Community Newsroom

Eagle's Trace Honors 2013 Student Scholars During Ceremony

Aug 12, 2013
HOUSTON, TX---August 4th was not only a day to celebrate academic success but also to highlight the strength of intergenerational connections.  Residents, employees, family members and guests did both as Eagle's Trace, the Erickson Living retirement community, held its 2013 Student Scholars' Awards Ceremony. Seven area high school students employed in the Dining Services Department of Eagle's Trace earned four-year collegiate scholarships.  The value of these awards is $1,000 per semester for a total of $8,000 per student. Deborah Cate, a resident of Eagle's Trace, offered congratulatory remarks during the event.  A retired chemistry teacher and principal, the former Memorial...

Pastoral Ministries at Eagle's Trace Offers Service to Adults of All Faiths

Jul 24, 2013
HOUSTON, TX---For Dan Wagner and his wife Sandra, identifying a continuing care retirement community that possessed a robust faith environment was a consideration in their search for senior living options. They selected Eagle's Trace, the Erickson Living community in Houston, where the Pastoral Ministries Department provides an inclusive atmosphere for residents of all faiths. Mary Kate Kell serves as the Pastoral Ministries Manager at Eagle's Trace.  "Living in an interfaith community offers a unique opportunity to deepen one's own faith while simultaneously being enriched by customs and beliefs of persons of differing faiths," she described.  "We encourage each person to...

A Small World at Eagle's Trace Helps Children a World Away

Jul 1, 2013
HOUSTON, TX---It's not quite six degrees of separation, but the kind hearts of residents of Eagle's Trace retirement community and their friends will soon provide comfort to children 7,600 miles away. Here's how: Lily Barras is a resident of Eagle's Trace in West Houston.  She belongs to a social group called the Tipsy Quilters in West Columbia, Texas.  Its members quilt and sew for fun; many of their finished works are donated to charity. Ms. Barras has a long-time friend, Tissie Schwebel, whose son serves as Pastor on a Mercy Ship.  Since 1978, this global charity has operated a fleet...

Erickson Living Named by IDG's Computerworld to 2013 List of Best Places to Work in Information Technology

Jun 18, 2013
BALTIMORE, MD - June 18, 2013 - Erickson Living, developer and manager of Eagle's Trace retirement community in Houston, today announces that IDG's Computerworld magazine has selected it as one of the top 100 organizations that have created a dynamic and challenging environment for their information technology (IT) professionals, where creativity is valued, career opportunities are advanced and great benefits are provided.  Erickson Living was ranked 13th this year, up from 93rd on last year's list.  Honorees are included in coverage in Computerworld (June 17, 2013), along with results from the 20th annual Best Places to Work in IT survey...

Eagle's Trace in Houston Launches New Continuing Care Neighborhood

Jun 11, 2013
HOUSTON, TX--- Eagle's Trace, the Erickson Living retirement community, expanded the broad scope of services offered to residents and guests with the opening of its state-of-the-art continuing care neighborhood. Held on June 11th, the ribbon-cutting ceremony included residents, company officials, health care providers and other special guests from the Houston area. Meeting the demand in the Houston market for senior living with high quality health care services, the 80,000 square-foot, one story neighborhood features 112 spacious suites/residences, including assisted living, memory care, post-acute rehabilitation and nursing care services for residents and guests. The design incorporates spacious common areas, in-room dining...

Eagle's Trace to Cut Ribbon for New Continuing Care Neighborhood on June 11th

Jun 3, 2013
HOUSTON, TX--- Come see how Eagle's Trace is meeting the demand for affordable senior living in the Houston region. News media representatives are invited to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new continuing care neighborhood of Eagle's Trace, the Erickson Living retirement community located in Houston, on Tuesday, June 11th at 5:00pm. Learn more as Ben Cornthwaite, Executive Director of Eagle's Trace, discusses health care services involved with the neighborhood: http://bit.ly/11ze2FQ . The continuing care neighborhood features 112 spacious suites/apartments, including assisted living, memory care, post-acute rehabilitation and nursing care services.  Spacious common areas, in-room dining options, screened-in porches...

Eagle's Trace Realty & Moving Services Gives Residents the Edge

May 30, 2013
The beginning of summer is around the corner, but the real estate market in the Houston area is already cooking. Fast Fact #1: The Houston Chronicle reported that the median price per square foot for a single-family house in the Houston area is 4.4% higher than a year ago. That's good news for sellers as this time of year is the most opportune for planting that "For Sale" sign in your front yard.  But preparation is the key to taking advantage of an improving market. Eagle's Trace, the Erickson Living retirement community in Houston, offers a realty & moving services program...

BBVA Compass Bank at Eagle's Trace Earns Industry Award for Customer Service

Apr 29, 2013
HOUSTON, TX---The Eagle's Trace Branch of BBVA Compass Bank earned the 2012 Highest Customer Experience Award from MSR Group, a national customer satisfaction measurement company. The recognition was one of only two awards presented over a seven state region. On April 19th, a reception was held at the Houston-based Erickson Living retirement community to honor Connie Rudloff, Bank Manager, and Hilda Leon, Assistant Bank Manager. "The clients at Eagle's Trace are like family members to us," stated Ms. Rudloff, who has been at the branch for nearly seven years.  "It is a tight-knit community, and we enjoy coming to work...

Earth Day Is a Celebration of Generations at Eagle's Trace Event

Apr 24, 2013
HOUSTON, TX---Where would you find a community of adults that recycles over 62 tons of paper annually, holds electronic recycling drives, utilizes CFL bulbs in its campus buildings and provides its residents the option to receive correspondence electronically? A college campus?  Maybe. Eagle's Trace retirement community in Houston?  Absolutely. The residents of the Erickson Living retirement community raised awareness and demonstrated that "Going Green" is a lifestyle with its annual Earth Day Recycle and Donate event on Monday, April 22nd. Residents and guests enjoyed the opportunity to recycle a variety of products, including paper, large & small electronics, cell phones,...

4/22: Residents to Host Earth Day Event

Apr 18, 2013
HOUSTON, TX---Where would you find a community of adults that recycles over 62 tons of paper annually, holds electronic recycling drives, utilizes CFL bulbs in its campus buildings and provides its residents the option to receive correspondence electronically? A college campus?  Maybe. Eagle's Trace retirement community in Houston?  Absolutely. The residents of the Erickson Living retirement community will raise awareness and show that "Going Green" is a lifestyle with its annual Earth Day Recycle and Donate event on Monday, April 22nd from 9am-11am. Residents and visitors will enjoy the opportunity to recycle a variety of products, including paper, large &...