Manu John (left) I.T. site coordinator at Highland Springs, and Jamie Bruning, right, pastoral ministries coordinator, record entertainer Mike Allyn for a program to air on HSTV Channel 80.

For more than a decade, the community television channel at Highland Springs, the Erickson Living-managed community in North Dallas, has been run by dedicated resident volunteers.

Grady and Cherie Venable are seen here smiling in a field of pink tulips. They both wear light blue shirts.

When Highland Springs made plans to open their newest residence building Lakeview Pointe in April 2020, they couldn’t have anticipated how COVID-19 would disrupt nearly all facets of life.

Dr. Mary Norman, medical director at Highland Springs, is a member of the community’s executive team implementing new policies and procedures to keep residents healthy and safe from the threat of the COVID-19 virus.

Dr. Mary Norman, a 10-time recipient of the D Magazine “Top Doc” award, leads the medical team at Highland Springs in North Dallas. Norman’s decision to accept the position at Highland Springs team in 2007, was influenced by their comprehensive team approach to senior health care. 

Highland Springs offers a sensible financial structure and peace of mind, making it a great value among senior living options in North Texas. You'll be free to enjoy beautiful landscaping and gorgeous amenities without worrying about yard work.

During both his working years and retirement, John Bird has kept a finger on the pulse of his community.

He spent his career with Celanese Corporation, making several moves across Texas before retiring in Dallas in 1995.

Residents of Highland Springs, standing on their  patios, enjoy Nelsie Petersen’s piano melodies as they practice social distancing.

Highland Springs residents find the silver lining amid COVID-19

Everyday life in North Texas came to a halt amid the COVID-19 outbreak. But connections continued, even as people stayed home to evade the virus.

Ida and Jerry Dwight share their apartment home at Highland Springs with their two Westies, Mac and Missy. The four of them sit together in front of the fireplace.

Four times a day, you’ll find Ida and Jerry Dwight walking their two dogs Mac and Missy around the pond in front of the Hillcrest Clubhouse at Highland Springs, the Erickson Living-managed community in North Dallas.

“They keep us active,” says Ida. “The dogs love to go for walks.”

From left, Bob O’Steen, Bill Dorn, and Walt Thieme formed the Slo-Mo Group to produce short videos of behind-the-scenes interviews with entertainers and lecturers who visit Highland Springs each month. They're seen here in matching blue jackets.

Hobbies are more fun when shared with friends. That’s the experience of Bob O’Steen, Bill Dorn, and Walt Thieme, who all live at Highland Springs, the senior living community developed and managed by Erickson Living in North Dallas.

Len Clegg is seen here in front of four beautiful photos of nature scenes.

With over 1,100 residents and more moving in every week, Highland Springs, an Erickson Living-managed community, is one of North Dallas’ hottest addresses for active senior living.

The rendering of the new building, Lakeview Pointe, at Highland Springs shows off the beautiful view of the lake.

The first residents of Lakeview Pointe, a new residence building at Highland Springs, are moving in this month.