Sunset Stories

Sunset Stories

Rehab Success: Getting The Most Out of Therapy

The most common question rehabilitation patients ask Isaiah Rupp is whether their physical or occupational therapy is actually going to work.[…]

Companion Animals and the Benefits They Provide

As many people know, animals are capable of incredible things. Whether they are saving lives as integral members of a police force, guiding the visually impaired through their daily routines, or showering those around them with unconditional affection, animals positively impact their human companions in ways that we often overlook.[…]

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, ...[…]

Is Independent Living at Sunset Communities a Good Value?

When thinking about moving to The Woodlands or Fieldstone Villas, one factor to consider is the financial aspect. It’s important to do a cost-benefit analysis, comparing the costs and benefits of independent living at either one of these Sunset Communities’ to the costs and benefits of living in your current house.[…]

A Look at The Woodlands’ One Bedroom Apartment Home

When you decide to move to The Woodlands, one of the first decisions you’ll make is to choose what apartment is the best space to create your new home. This home will be where you host family and friends, pursue your passions and find new hobbies. At The Woodlands, you’ll find there are many apartment styles to choose from, meaning you’ll find the ...[…]

“Working at Sunset House is like Coming Home.” Meet Felice Wolff, Admissions Counselor

“[Sunset House] has always been a part of me,” Felice says.[…]

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 ...[…]

Meet the Team: Vicky Bartlett, BSN, LNHA – President, CEO of Sunset Communities

Vicky’s passion for working with seniors is clear in every conversation about her work and passions. Her first experience in the senior living field began in 1976, as she worked to finish her bachelor’s degree in nursing. Vicky found a part time job in a nonprofit nursing home, and the rest, as they say, is history. “I just fell in love with working ...[…]

6 Reasons You Should Move to Sunset Before Winter

If you’ve been considering moving to an assisted living community, autumn is an ideal time to act. With winter fast approaching, settling into one of Sunset’s living communities holds a special appeal to anyone wishing to avoid the frigid, snowy hassles that accompany the season’s arrival.[…]