Sunset Stories

Sunset Stories

Connecting Across Generations and Distance: Seniors and Students Connect Via Video Chat and Letter

Kallie Inman, the Life Enrichment Assistant at Sunset Village, was trying to find new ways to engage the seniors who lived at Sunset Village, when she started a Veterans Group. Turns out, about 17.75% of residents at Sunset Village are military veterans, and Kallie wanted to create a space for them to meet, engage with each other, host discussions, ...[…]

Meet the Team: Nicole Pruss, R, BSN, RAC-CT, and Emily Grohnke, RN, DON

November 10, 2017 Posted in People Written by Gayle Young

For Nicole Pruss, R, BSN, RAC-CT, and Emily Grohnke, RN, DON, serving seniors is a calling. Nicole, the Director of Nursing at Sunset House, and Emily, the Director of Nursing at Sunset Village, have a combined 40 years of experience in nursing, the majority of which has been spent serving seniors.[…]

Calling All Animal Lovers: Pet Friendly Retirement at Sunset Communities

“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened." -Anatole France For many, pets are an integral part of life. They provide companionship, snuggles, reasons to exercise, and can even spark new human friendships. Most pet owners would never considering leaving their beloved pet, which is why the team here at Sunset Communities is ...[…]

Excellence in Caring

Janet Martin, Business Office Manager of Sunset Village, and Diana Hoffman, Executive Director of The Woodlands at Sunset House were each honored with an “Excellence in Caring” Award from LeadingAge Ohio. This award recognizes personal committment to providing excellent care and going above and beyond to meet the needs of our residents. The awards were ...[…]


Pax and Vern are spending a wonderful afternoon scouting for frogs at the Sunset Village pond. Pax's mom works for Sunset and he came with her to work this day. After a day of turtle scouting, making cupcakes and visiting with all the special people at Sunset Village, Pax is going to want to go to work with Mom everyday![…]

Judy Bishop - Eden Mentor

SRC Vice President of Operations, Judy Bishop is well known and respected throughout the Culture Change community. She has been active in the Eden Alternative for many years and models the term “Care Partner” in all aspects of her life. Judy is always among the first Eden Educators to embrace new opportunities for growth. Her journey began as a ...[…]