About Us

Chandler Way was founded by Nancy Scott, R.N., C.A.L.M. in 2009. A Dallas native, her nursing background includes psychiatric and oncology nursing in several of Dallas' finest hospitals. Prior to opening Chandler Way, Ms. Scott worked as a full time hospice nurse for 11 years in the Dallas area.

Chandler Way was named for Kassie Mae Kelton Chandler, Nancy's maternal grandmother who died when Nancy was only 9 months old in 1948. Kassie, age 68, was a Dallas Deputy Sheriff and was the first female law officer in the State of Texas to be killed in the line of duty. She is honored on a memorial at City Hall in Dallas, at two memorials in Austin and one in Washington, D.C. Born on a Wisconsin farm to a Scottish father and Irish mother whose roots extend back to the mid 1600's of Colonial America and the American Revolution, she succeeded in becoming a woman "ahead of her time". The memory of her legacy of love, caring, commitment and service to others continues at Chandler Way.

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Ms. Scott maintains her assisted living manager certification with annual continued education training provided by the Texas Organization of Residential Care Homes.

Chandler Way is a licensed Type "B" Assisted Living and an Alzheimer's Certified facility by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services.

Member:
Texas Organization of Residential Care Homes
Dallas Gerontological Society

Board Member:
Treasurer, North Texas Chapter, Texas Organization of Residential Care Homes

Company History


Chandler Way Assisted Living opened in February, 2009 to provide gentle, loving, dignified care and assistance to 8 very special seniors.