The Leaves, Inc., is a Christian Science nursing facility located in Richardson, Texas, just north of Dallas, Texas.
The Leaves is one of more than 20 such facilities located in the United States. Several more are found abroad, in Great Britain, Switzerland and Germany. It has operated at its present 8.5 acre site since the original west wing of its main building opened in 1966.
The Leaves is accredited by The Commission for Accreditation of Christian Science Nursing Organizations/Facilities, Inc. It is a member of the Association of Organizations for Christian Science Nursing, Inc. (AOCSN), and is federally certified as a Medicare Providing Religious Non-medical Health Care Institution. The Leaves is also recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a not for profit, tax exempt 501 (c) (3) organization.