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Rita Altman and The Sunrise Care Team Host Second #MemoryChat: Caregiving During The Holidays

Join Rita Altman, vice president of Memory Care Services and the rest of the Sunrise care team for a live, interactive Twitter chat online Thursday, December 18, 1-2 p.m. as we host a special holiday-focused discussion on caregiving.

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A Successful Walk to End Alzheimer’s in The Nation’s Capital

Sunrise Senior Living is proud to continue support of the Alzheimer's Association's Walk to End Alzheimer's as a National Platinum Level Team, and recently provided Diamond Level Sponsorship at the Nation's Capital Walk in Washington D.C. on Saturday, Oct. 26. The Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the Alzheimer’s Association’s signature event, bringing together families, friends and caregivers committed to ending Alzheimer’s. The disease is the sixth leading cause of death in America and since 1989 The Walk to End Alzheimer’s has raised over $300 million in support of those battling Alzheimer’s.

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A Q&A With Rita Altman, VP, Memory Care & Programming

Meet Rita Altman, Sunrise’s vice president of Memory Care & Programming! Rita plays an integral role in our company's unique, industry-leading Memory Care Program. As one of seven Validation Masters worldwide and with more than 30 years of nursing and senior care experience, Rita brings not only her passion for Alzheimer’s awareness, but also research-based guidance for a holistic approach to memory care.

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Ask Rita: Is There a Link Between Vitamin D and Dementia?

Rita Altman, vice president of Memory Care and Programming, shares her expertise on memory loss health and wellness, once again, in her latest “Ask Rita” Q&A, below! Rita has over 30 years of nursing experience and is one of seven Validation Masters worldwide. Learn more about Rita, here.

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Join us for Resources to Remember in November!

Join us November 2-8 for Resources to Remember! All Sunrise communities will be opening their doors during this time to those interested in learning more about the Sunrise Memory Care Program, and the support and resources we make available to senior caregivers.

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Rita Altman to Host First #MemoryChat on Twitter This Friday!

Join Rita Altman, vice president of Memory Care Services and the rest of the Sunrise care team for a live, interactive Twitter chat online Friday, September 19th at 2-3 p.m., as we discuss all things Alzheimer’s, memory care and dementia related!

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Sunrise’s Rita Altman Presents Surprise Donation on The Meredith Vieira Show

Daytime’s new syndicated talk show, The Meredith Vieira Show, debuted this week and includes an impressive lineup of guests during its premiere week. Today’s episode focused on a topic of ever-growing importance: dementia and Alzheimer’s.

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Rita Shares 5 Ways to Make Memories on Grandparents Day

National Grandparents Day, created by President Jimmy Carter more than 35 years ago, will fall on Sunday, September 7th this year. There’s no better time to focus on the special bond between grandchildren and grandparents and how we can continue to nurture it despite memory care issues.

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