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At age 6, Anna Del Priore recovered from the Spanish Flu. At 107, she’s now recovered from COVID-19.
Great Place to Work, an organization that utilizes survey research to define what makes a great workplace – has named Sunrise Senior Living one of the Best Workplaces in ChicagoTM for 2020. According to Great Place to Work, this list was determined best on analysis of confidential survey feedback from over 27,000 employees in the Chicago Metropolitan Statistical Area. To see the full list and learn more about this recognition, click here.
Below, see a letter from Rita Altman, Sunrise SVP of Memory Care & Program Services, thanking our Sunrise nurses in honor of National Nurses Week. See the bottom of this letter for a very special video from Rita.
On March 8, Sunrise Senior Living and other organizations around the world joined forces to shine the spotlight on International Women’s Day (IWD). This awareness day encourages all people to celebrate women’s achievement, raise awareness against bias, and take action for equality, according to the IWD website.
The holidays are a time of year many people think of giving back. From toy drives to food donations, the opportunities to support one’s community are numerous. At Sunrise Senior Living, our residents make giving to others a priority all year long.
The Senior Caregiver podcast is back with two new episodes. Episode 7: “Senior Friendly Design Part 1—Retrofitting Your Home for Old Age” and Episode 8: “Senior Friendly Design Part II—Customizing Your Senior Living Residence.” A Sunrise Senior Living design expert discusses ideas for designing living spaces that support the challenges of aging with host, Bill Worthington.
The kindness and acceptance of peers can be invaluable to all of us, especially as we make major life changes. At many Sunrise Senior Living communities, resident ambassadors fill the important role of greeting visitors and helping new residents feel welcome in their new home.
November 11 marks Veterans Day in the United States and Remembrance Day in Canada. This day is an opportunity to recognize the sacrifices and military service of the millions of Americans and Canadians who protected their countries.