woman and doctor

It is easy to see why Dr. Austin Welsh, a graduate of Yale University, Peace Corps volunteer in the mid-’80s, board-certified geriatrician, and Creek’s on-site medical director, is more than a physician to his patients. 

dining area

Construction workers have been busy throughout the Kansas winter completing phase two of Creek’s continuing care neighborhood for an on-schedule opening this spring.

residents in front of office

Creek residents Eva and Ken Angell remember watching the Overland Park, Kans., Erickson Living community being built several years ago as they drove along bustling Metcalf Avenue.

woman using her computer

How many people in the U.S. actually use a computer? 

About a whopping 250 million Americans click away daily according to the Internet and Broad Band Usage report found (where else?) on the Internet. That breaks down to about 80% of the total population, which, in laymen’s terms, means “almost everyone.” 

sales counselor with potential resident

If you want to know all about Creek, chat with Sales Counselor and Personal Moving Consultant Judy Baxter. Baxter has been with the community’s sales team since 2007, when Tallgrass Creek was still under construction. 

couple reading the tribe

It was in 2006 when Elaine and Don Alexander first heard about a new Erickson Living community called Creek being built in Overland Park, Kans. 

Tallgrass Creek residents

Two years ago, former Leawood, Kans., residents Don and Donna Kaufmann had no thoughts about downsizing. But after another long day of gardening and lawn work on the large corner lot their house occupied, the idea took root. 

couple holding champagne glasses

A flip of the calendar and the New Year is here again. But while Americans are toasting with champagne, scribbling resolutions we won’t keep, and eating black-eyed peas for good luck, others around the world are celebrating in their own traditional ways. 

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tables and chairs

With an on-schedule November opening, Creek’s continuing care neighborhood continues to welcome new residents to its beautifully designed assisted living apartments.