Sunset Stories

Rose Atkins: Sunset Village 2018 Nurse of the Year

Posted by Gayle Young on Jun 13, 2018 5:02:05 PM

“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.” —Eighteenth-century poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Rose Atkins has always found von Goethe’s famous quote inspiring. The message—more recently attributed to film actor Bruce Lee—motivates Rose to go above and beyond in serving Sunset Village’s residents and their families. Her much-more-than-enough efforts have earned Rose the Sunset Village 2018 Nurse of the Year award.

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Topics: Facility News, People, Recognition, Why Sunset?, Sunset Village, Meet the Team

Older Americans Month

Posted by Sunset Staff on May 4, 2018 9:06:55 AM

Older Americans Month recognizes the countless ways in which elders contribute to our communities. The 2018 theme reminds us that we’re never too old to make a difference.

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Topics: Events, Facility News, Recognition, Senior Living, Aging

Excellence in Caring

Posted by Sunset Staff on Sep 17, 2015 5:00:07 AM

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 presented in Columbus, Ohio at the annual LeadingAge Ohio Conference September 9th and 10th.

Congratulations Janet and Diana - We're proud of you!

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Topics: People, Recognition

Judy Bishop - Eden Mentor

Posted by Sunset Staff on Jun 25, 2015 10:06:42 AM

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 Certified Eden Associate in 2000 and continues as she grows in her role as a new Eden Mentor.

Eden Mentors are Certified Eden Associates who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to creating a life worth living for Elders and their care partners. As distinguished volunteers, they offer their talents and expertise to individuals and organizations seeking to make a difference for the people they serve. Eden Mentors also meet bi-annually to offer input and support for Eden Alternative developments and upcoming events.

We're proud of you Judy! Thank you for helping Sunset on this journey!

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Topics: People, Recognition