The Delaney at Lake Waco Celebrates Its Grand Opening!

By October 24, 2017 October 30th, 2017 News

The Delaney at Lake Waco, a new senior living community offering independent living, assisted living and memory care services, recently celebrated its grand opening with city dignitaries and approximately 350 friends and prospective residents from the greater Waco community.

The event, held at the community’s location near the intersection of Highway 6 and Fish Pond Road, featured a ribbon cutting with members of the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce and representatives of LCS Development®, An LCS® Company; Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company; PRDG Architects; and White Construction Company.

Attending on behalf of the Greater Waco Chamber were the organization’s Chair Elect, Hal Whitaker; Vice President of Economic Development, Christy Collins; Executive Vice President Organizational Development, Linda Beasley; Vice President Resource Development, Amber Greenwood; and Director of Membership and Investor Relations, Christie Harper.

The Delaney at Lake Waco, managed by Life Care Services, offers 78 private apartment residences designed for those seeking an independent, carefree lifestyle. In addition, the community features Hamlets at The Delaney, neighborhoods comprised of 59 residences for those who need assistance with the activities of daily living as well as 32 studio suites for residents with Alzheimer’s and other dementias who would benefit from specialized memory care programming.

The Delaney at Lake Waco delivers a modern aesthetic for seniors far beyond that of a traditional retirement community. This is accomplished through the meticulous design of a number of purpose-driven features and amenities, including:

  • Dining venues, including a café/bar and restaurant-style dining room
  • Movie theater/media room
  • Creative arts studio
  • Inviting common living area and library
  • State-of-the-art fitness and wellness spaces with senior-friendly exercise equipment
  • Salon/barber shop with massage room
  • Outdoor landscaped social and recreational areas

The community also offers hospitality-focused services for relaxed living, such as: 

  • Housekeeping and maintenance
  • Comprehensive assistance, when needed, for peace of mind and support
  • Thoughtfully designed Heartfelt Connections – A Memory Care Program® for those who would benefit from specialized care for Alzheimer’s and related dementias

Those interested in learning more about The Delaney at Lake Waco may visit, call 254-651-1010 or email


About Life Care Services

The Delaney at Lake Waco and Hamlets at The Delaney will be managed by Life Care Services, An LCS Company. Established in 1971 and based in Des Moines, Iowa, the firm is the nation’s leading manager of full-service senior living communities. Life Care Services currently provides operations management, and marketing and sales management for not-for-profit and for-profit continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs), stand-alone assisted living, memory care, and rental communities nationwide. For more information, visit


About LCS Development

LCS Development is a full-service developer of senior living communities, from Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC) through assisted living and skilled nursing. LCS Development specializes in master planning and development of new communities, and expansion and renovation of existing communities. Since 1971, LCS Development has served owners and sponsors with a tailored approach and a depth of in-house resources and expertise. For more information, visit