The 2019 Senior Living Guide includes facilities, services and resources

As the population of senior adults continues to grow nationwide, demand is increasing for senior-living communities and support. The following list is not comprehensive, but it is intended to present information on a number of facilities and resources in one place.

Balcones Haus

Independent Living

246 Loma Vista St.

Brookdale Senior Living

Independent Living, Assisted Living

2457 Loop 337

Eden Hill Communities

Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Skilled Nursing

631 Lakeview Blvd., New Braunfels

Elan Westpointe

Assisted Living, Memory Care

2140 Independence Drive

Gruene Senior Living

Assisted Living, Memory Care

1820 E Common St.

Kirkwood Manor
Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation

2590 Loop 337

Legend Oaks Healthcare and Rehabilitation

Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation

2590 N. Loop 337

Memory Care of New Braunfels

Memory Care

2022 W. Hwy. 46, New Braunfels

Oaktree Assisted Living
Independent Living, Assisted Living

1750 TX-46

Rio Terra Senior Living

Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

2294 Common St.

Memory Care

550 Rock St.

Sundance Inn Health Center

Skilled Nursing

2034 Sundance Parkway

Vista Village Retirement Center
Independent Living

264 Loma Vista St.


Alamo Regional Transit

Alamo Regional Transit offers public transportation services in Comal and Guadalupe Counties for adult day care, medical appointments, shopping, work and school. Trips must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance and by noon the previous business day. Bus fares: $2 in same town, $6 in same county, $8 one county over, $12 two counties over


Comal County Senior Citizens Center

The center offers activities, a fitness center, a home repair program and the Animeals & More program that provides pet food to eligible Meals on Wheels recipients.

655 Landa St., New Braunfels

New Braunfels Public Library

Each Monday, the library hosts the Older, Wiser, Livelier event from 2-4 p.m. at which guests play games, such as bridge and dominoes. Yoga and tai chi classes are also part of the library’s senior programming.

700 E. Common St., New Braunfels

Retirees are Progressive
(RAP) Council

The group is operated by the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce and meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 9 a.m. It is open to full or partial retirees who want to continue to contribute their expertise to economic and community development.

390 S. Seguin Ave., New Braunfels

Westside Community Center

The center hosts Pickleball for seniors each Monday and Wednesday at 9 a.m. as well as an intermediate class on Saturdays at 1 p.m. Pickleball is a racquet sport played by two to four people, similar to badminton and tennis.

2932 S. I-35, New Braunfels

By Rachel Nelson
Rachel Nelson is editor of the New Braunfels edition of Community Impact Newspaper. She covers local business, new development, city and county government, health care, education and transportation. Rachel relocated to Central Texas from Amarillo in 2009 and is a graduate of Texas State University's School of Journalism and Mass Communication.


The annual Dia de los Muertos celebration will take place in downtown. (Courtesy Mikie Farias Photography)
Street closures to know for New Braunfels' Dia De Los Muertos festival taking place tomorrow, Oct. 23

Dia De Los Muertos to take place tomorrow and these streets will be closed off to traffic beginning at 6 a.m.

Fitness studio Body20 is coming soon to Bee Cave's Hill Country Galleria. (Courtesy Giant Noise Public Relations)
New fitness studio, candy pop-up shop coming to Hill Country Galleria

A new candy pop-up shop and fitness studio are coming to Bee Cave's Hill Country Galleria.

Gruene Hall will be the backdrop of a new Scotty McCreery music video. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
New Braunfels’ Gruene Hall set as backdrop for upcoming music video

Country musician Scotty McCreery shot the video in historic Gruene Hall as an homage to George Strait.

The first-ever Williamson County Fair and Rodeo opens its gates to guests Oct. 21 with live music, carnival rides, food vendors, rodeo events and more. (Courtesy Pexels)
CI NATION ROUNDUP: Inaugural Williamson County Fair and Rodeo underway; delivery drones coming to Friso and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 22.

The bridge will serve as a secondary access point to Town Creek. (Eric Weilbacher/Community Impact Newspaper)
New bridge connecting Town Creek to downtown New Braunfels opening soon

The bridge will serve as a secondary access point to Town Creek.

Taco Palenque is now open as drive-thru only in Round Rock. (Brooke Sjoberg/Community Impact Newspaper)
CI NATION ROUNDUP: Taco Palenque opens in Round Rock; Plano ISD considering two draft calendars for 2022-23 school year and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 21.

A calculator created by the Rocky Mountain Institute looks at the environmental impact of TxDOT's proposed designs for I-35 in Central Austin, one of the most congested roadways in the country. (Benton Graham/Community Impact Newspaper)
Nonprofit's tool says TxDOT I-35 expansion proposals would have profound environmental consequences

The tool says that the proposal would create between 255 and 382 million additional vehicle miles traveled per year.

Guests can shop local businesses, enjoy food trucks and hear live music on Oct. 21. (Courtesy The Landmark)
The Landmark to host fall vendor fair in New Braunfels

Guests can shop local businesses, enjoy food trucks and hear live music on Oct. 21.

Renderings of the conceptual tower were shown depicting a roughly 100-foot tower, but the intent is to build a smaller tower. A total of $2.43 million was given as an estimated cost for a 100-foot gravity tower, but presenters said the cost would scale down with a smaller tower. (Courtesy city of Frisco)
CI NATION ROUNDUP: Early concept for Frisco’s Northwest Community Park includes biking tower for ‘gravity riding’; Perky Beans Cafe now open in Leander, and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 20.

The grant funding will be used to expand access to parts of the park that were not previously used as public space. (Courtesy New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department)
New Braunfels’ Fischer Park selected as winner of Niagara Perk Your Park contest

The park will receive funding for several renovation and conservation efforts aimed at expanding public access to the park.