Buckner Retirement, founded in 1879, provides care for senior adults in the Texas area. The organization offers residential programs including independent living, assisted living, nursing care and the harbour. The independent living accommodations include cottages, duplexes, patio homes and apartments. The services offered include meals, housekeeping, therapeutic activities, laundry and 24-hour licensed nursing care. Buckner Retirement community has locations in Houston, Austin, Beaumont and Longview, Texas. The organization is headquartered in Dallas.