Watch the videos below to learn all about life at Sunrise Senior Living, from Resident and Family Testimonials, to the Sunrise Signature Experience, to Memory Care tips and beyond. Click here to go back to the Resources page.
Sunrise Stories - Feeling at home at Sunrise
A Sunrise resident's daughter describes her mother's home at Sunrise. Sunrise furniture combined with personal touches and memories make Sunrise Senior Living suites warm and inviting. This resident is very proud of her suite and the special touches that reflect her personality.
Executive Director's Philosophy on Senior Living Residents
Sunrise Executive Director, Karen, describes her philosophy on senior living residents. Her goal as a care manager is to make retirement living fun for the residents and help personalize their days for the best experience possible.
Sunrise Stories: Peace of Mind with Sunrise
A Sunrise resident's daughter accounts her first experience with Sunrise. After visiting several senior living facilities in her area, she instantly fell in love with her local Sunrise Senior Living community. She loves the peace of mind that a Sunrise community brings with its clean, home-like environment and friendly staff.
Senior Living: A New Chapter in Life
Some seniors may be reluctant to transition into a senior living home because they view it as the ending chapter in life. Sunrise Senior Living care managers dispel this thought by offering new experiences including trips and social opportunities. Executive Director, Karen, speaks about some of the programs and senior activities Sunrise offers to residents.
Sunrise Stories: Resident & Care Manager Relationships
A resident's daughter discusses the Sunrise staff's care for her mother. Transitioning to a senior living home can be an emotional experience for residents, but the staff at every community is patient and caring, and happy to talk to the residents and listen to their stories.
Sunrise Stories: Hilda's Reminiscence Care
Hilda's daughters selected Sunrise Senior Living because of the home-like atmosphere and experienced and caring staff. Hilda is now cared for in Sunrise's Reminiscence Neighborhood for residents living with dementia and Alzheimer's.
Sunrise Stories: Martha's Transition to Senior Care
Martha transitioned to a Sunrise Senior Living community after the passing of her husband. The comfortable, home-like environment and cordial staff of Sunrise eased the difficult time and gave her daughters peace of mind.
Ms. Martin's Testimonial
Sunrise resident, Mrs. Martin expresses her happiness regarding her Sunrise home and how she loves both the people and beautiful surroundings.
Rossis Family Testimonial
The Rossis family members share their touching story and appreciation for how well Sunrise caregivers care for their mother and grandmother.
Judith, Jan, & Gracie Testimonial
Daughters of Gracie, a Sunrise Reminiscence Program resident, share their mother's happiness and security at Sunrise.
Stacy, daughter of Reminiscence Program resident, can't say enough about her new Sunrise family and the special care given to her father.
Brighter than the Sun
Family members share their gratitude for the dignity and respect that Sunrise caregivers have given to their loved ones.
Sunrise Signature Dining: Passions of a Chef
After 6 happy years at Sunrise, Jim Santana, Dining Services Coordinator, has a passion to serve his residents great food and enjoys seeing the smiles on their faces.
Honoring and Celebrating Each Individual
Sunrise Senior Living's Vice President of Memory Care Services, Rita Altman, discusses how Sunrise's Reminiscence Program is unique and special for each individual.
Tips on Using Touch
Rita Altman, Vice President of Memory Care Services at Sunrise, provides useful tips of how touch can help communicate with loved ones coping with Alzheimer's disease or memory loss.
Sunrise Celebrates Meaning and Purpose
Sunrise strives to nourish every residents' mind, body and spirit with meaningful activites and experiences each and every day.
Resources to Remember Caregiver Video
Sunrise Senior Living provides personalized quality care and tools to help support loved ones with memory loss.
Sunrise Celebrates Respect, Esteem and Dignity
Sunrise encourages caregivers to help honor the past as well as lifetime of accomplishments for those with memory loss.
Sunrise Understands Safety and Security
Designated Care Managers at Sunrise give consistent care and provide a feeling of well-being for memory care residents.
Sunrise Offers Tips for the Healthy Caregiver
Sunrise shares tips for caregivers and encourages their own emotional and physical health to help meet the demands of caregiving for a loved one.
Sunrise Residents are Listened to and Heard
Rita Altman, Vice President of Sunrise Senior Living's Alzheimer's & Memory Care Program, shares how patience and empathy helps those with memory loss feel important and worthwhile.
Ten Warning Signs of Alzheimer's disease
At Sunrise, we provide personalized quality care for those with memory loss. Rita Altman, Sunrise Senior Living's Vice President of Alzheimer's & Memory Care Program, gives 10 early warning signs of Alzheimer's disease from the Alzheimer's Association®.
Center Yourself: Caring for Those with Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Rita Altman, Sunrise Senior Living's Vice President of the Alzheimer's & Memory Care Program, explains how careivers can use a simple validation technique called "centering" to help give them a calm feeling during difficult and stressful moments.
Memory Care Validation Method
Latoya Brown, Reminiscence Coordinator at Sunrise Senior Living, discusses how using Validation Therapy greatly benefits her residents with memory loss and shares her experience using this method.
A "Suite Style" Makeover
Fran, Sunrise resident, is pleasantly surprised with her beautiful new suite makeover by HGTV's Emily Henderson.
Emily Henderson's Design Tip: Storage Solutions
HGTV's Emily Henderson, offers advice on storage options in small spaces.
Emily Henderson's Design Tip: De-clutter with Shelves
Watch HGTV's Emily Henderson as she offers advice on how to create more room in small living areas by adding shelves and making room for those little decorations.
Emily Henderson's Design Tip: A Soft, Warm Bedroom
By adding contrasting colors and soft, warm touches, Emily Henderson creates an inviting environment for any bedroom space.