Residential care facility Fountainwood at Lake Houston opened its assisted-living and memory care units—which offer housing and care programs designed for seniors and those with Alzheimer’s—in mid-July. The National Realty Group developed the $45 million facility, located at 17990 W. Lake Houston Parkway, Atascocita, which also includes independent-living units, which opened in early May. On-site amenities include a pool, a restaurant, fitness classes and community events. 281-612-3585. www.fountainwoodatlakehouston.com
Fountainwood at Lake Houston expands living, care options
The $45 million development Fountainwood at Lake Houston opened assisted-living and memory care residential units in mid-July. (Courtesy Fountainwood at Lake Houston)
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By Emily Lincke
Reporter, Spring/Klein & Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood
Emily joined Community Impact Newspaper in August 2021 after working for a small town newspaper in El Campo, TX for two years. Before that, she interned and freelanced for the Houston Chronicle and worked as a freelance photographer and writer in the Houston area. A controversial fact about Emily is that she prefers sugar cookies over chocolate chip cookies. She graduated with a print journalism degree from the University of Houston in 2018.
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