Downloads and Guides

Insightful senior living downloads and guides.

We’re always happy to share articles, guides, checklists and tip sheets about senior health, senior living, and other topics of interest. Scroll down to see a sample of free resources you can download and keep.

If you have comments or questions about a particular topic, or would like more information, contact us using the form on this page or call Parkwood Retirement at 817-354-1044 or Parkwood Healthcare at 817-354-6556.

When Does Someone with Dementia Need 24/7 Care?

Your loved one’s journey with dementia is an emotional journey for the whole family, and it’s full of new challenges and difficult decisions as the condition progresses. Although every situation is different, let’s discuss some of the signs that someone with dementia needs 24/7 care.

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Why choose Parkwood senior living community, downloadable brochure

Why Choose Parkwood

We understand that choosing the right community for yourself or your loved one can be difficult and that’s why we try to make your senior housing decision easier by presenting our services in a way that conveys the value and quality of life that helps make Parkwood unique.

Why choose Parkwood Retirement
Why choose Parkwood Healthcare

How People Can Live Self-Directed, High-Quality Lives in Mid- to Late-Stage Dementia

Each person has a unique story and a variety of interests, no matter how far the symptoms of dementia have progressed. Many people living with mid- to late-stage dementia still have the drive and desire to pursue the activities and hobbies they once loved.

How People Can Live with Dementia

Cost of Living Comparison worksheet

Cost of Living Comparison Worksheet

Compare your current expenses to the costs of living at Parkwood Retirement, and you’ll find this retirement community offers exceptional value for a great maintenance-free, worry-free lifestyle.

View the worksheet

10 signs it might be time for assisted living brochure

Ten Signs It Might Be Time for Assisted Living

Is now the right time to start talking about assisted living? Learn the top 10 signs you should be looking out for when it comes to the safety of your loved one.

Check out the 10 signs

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Finding the Right Assisted Living Community

Recognizing the early signals can be a jumping-off point for any senior who may be in need of assisted living care, but what are the steps you need to take to find the perfect care for you or your loved one? Use our valuable senior living resource to see what care you need!

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Downloadable brochure about residents' experiences

Hear from the independent living Residents at Parkwood Retirement

Ever wonder what it’s like to live at Parkwood Retirement? We asked a few of our residents to share what they like about independent living.

Hear from our residents

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Questions to Ask When Beginning the Conversation

Searching for an assisted living community can be overwhelming, especially if you’re searching for a loved one. How do you begin the conversation and how do you address their needs appropriately? Check out these conversation-starter questions that cover topics like future expenses, lifestyle and health.

Start the conversation

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