News & Events

News from our senior living communities and services can be found here. Check back often for updates.

Nov 04,2019

GRBJ: A Memory Care Community Checklist

Our very own Ben Leavell, Executive Director of Waterford Place, was recently published by the Grand Rapids Business Journal. His article covers the essential aspects of making memory care communities feel like home. Check out his article here to learn more.

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Sep 04,2019

GRBJ: Understanding the Caregiver Journey

“Providing essential help for a loved one in need can be very enjoyable and gratifying, but it can also cause stress and exhaustion. While your love for an aging parent might be unlimited, your time is not, especially when you are continually adjusting the work-life balance. Each caregiver goes through a series of stages on…

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Aug 14,2019

Rose Garden Car Show

Join us for the Annual Rose Garden Car Show! All are welcome. Come enjoy the cars, music, popcorn, hot dogs, and ice cream! When: Wednesday, August 28th from 6-8pm Where:  3391 Prairie Ave, Grandville, MI 49418 Parking: Harbor Life Church, 3058 Wallace Ave SW, Grandville, MI 49418 Shuttle service provided!  

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Jul 26,2019

Sunset Retirement Communities Celebrating 18 Residents 100 or Older

  Sunset Retirement Communities Celebrating 18 Residents Turning 100 or Older in 2019 That’s a Lot of Candles!   A birthday cake festooned with more than 1,800 candles?! It would be appropriate – if you’re cutting that cake with 18 members of a West Michigan retirement community, all of whom turn 100 or older this…

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Jun 27,2019

Waterford Place Summer Events

Join us at Waterford Place this summer for some exciting events! On July 11, August 8, and September 12 our Farm and Artisan Market will be occurring. This market will feature tasty locally grown produce, baked goods (including gluten free bread), and handmade specialty items. On July 17 our annual Concert and Cookout will be…

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Jun 25,2019

Discussing Dementia

WGVU’s Family Health Matters featured a panel of local experts discussing Dementia, including Waterford Place Memory Care’s executive director and SAIDO Lead Supporter, Ben Leavell LNHA. Ben sat alongside Joy Spahn, regional director of the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Michigan Chapter, Dean Solden, founder and co-owner of New Friends Memory Care, and Chris Simmons, Clark Retirement’s director of…

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Jun 24,2019

Holland Sentinel- Hazel Coy Celebrates 100 Years

Hazel Coy, one of our eighteen centenarians at Sunset, was recently featured by the Holland Sentinel. Read about Hazel’s life and advice for a long and fulfilling life here. The 2019 Sunset Centenarian Celebration was Sponsored by:

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