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When choosing senior living, it is crucial to consider what guiding principles are important to each provider. When you trust a senior living provider with your well-being or the well-being of a loved one, it is imperative to understand what their standards of care entail. At Buckner Parkway Place in Houston, TX, our Buckner core principles ensure that each of our residents is treated with the respect and dignity they deserve.

Buckner core principles are the driving force for everything we do at Buckner Parkway Place. As a faith-based nonprofit organization, we maintain a high standard of care that sets us apart from other senior living providers. If you or a loved one is interested in learning more about our Buckner philosophy, the community connection at Parkway Place, or our senior activities in Houston, reach out to our dedicated team today by completing our online form or calling 281.305.1846

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The foundation of all of the programs and services at Buckner Parkway Place is our senior living core principles, also known as the Buckner Core Principles.


Our Buckner Parkway Place team prides ourselves on our high level of service. We believe that  the highest reward is helping someone, making them smile, and putting them at ease. Our residents know there’s always someone available to listen and help.

Our outstanding service and hospitality include:

  • 5-star customer service
  • Lifestyle and wellness programming
  • Housekeeping and linen services
  • A maintenance-free lifestyle
  • Salon and spa services
  • Transportation services
  • Expert medical care
  • Specialized care plans for each resident 


Perhaps the most important of our Buckner core principles is ensuring that all of our residents are safe and secure. This not only benefits our residents but also brings peace of mind to the family members of our residents that entrusted us with their loved one’s care. If the unforeseen happens and you or your loved one suddenly needs care, we offer a full continuum of on-site options that covers everything from help with daily activities to maintain your independence to specialized long-term round-the-clock care, including Alzheimer’s or dementia. Knowing that a wide range of available care options only enhances our residents’ sense of security.

As residents age, financial security can also be a concern. As a faith-based nonprofit, Buckner Retirement Services and Parkway Place are committed to serving and caring for the residents in our community for life. Buckner’s Senior Care and Assistance fund ensures Parkway Place residents will never be asked to leave regardless of their genuine inability to pay or those who outlive their resources.


For our seniors to thrive, our Buckner Parkway Place team wants all of our residents to feel as independent as they choose. It starts with our variety of independent living floor plans, flexible culinary options, as well as a range of programs, services, and amenities. We continue to promote your independence at every level of our health services with a top-notch care staff that can create a personalized plan that will help you live a more fulfilling and engaging life.

Our health services that are designed to increase independence include:


At Buckner Parkway Place, our residents enjoy a lifestyle that adds meaning to their lives. One of our senior living core principles is providing opportunities for our residents to help the greater Houston community, which enhances a sense of purpose for our seniors.  To ensure we’re creating a community full of productive members, there are several resident-led associations and committees you can join that provide input to our leadership team. 

Among these associations and committees are:

  • The Welcoming Committee
  • Get Well, Sympathy Group, and Birthday Committee
  • Ways and Means Committee for decision making regarding events and programs
  • Fundraising Group
  • Parkway Place Bridge Group
  • Men’s Activity Club


At Buckner Parkway Place, connection is an essential core principle. We believe when you live in an active and social community surrounded by neighbors who are enjoying life, it’s tough to not make connections with new and old friends. Even if you don’t consider yourself an outgoing person, we offer a variety of clubs, committees, activities, and services. All you have to do is follow your interests and you’re sure to find someone who shares it.

Discover More About Our Buckner Core Principles

Our commitment to our residents led to the creation of our Buckner Core Principles. These principles reflect our dedication to providing the highest quality senior care in Houston and the surrounding area. Find out more by calling 281.305.1846 or filling out our online form.