Ben Leavell

Ben Leavell

Ben Leavell is the executive director at Waterford Place at Sunset Retirement Communities & Services in Jenison. A licensed nursing home administrator, dementia practitioner and a SAIDO Learning lead supporter, Leavell has worked at Sunset for five years. He studied nursing home administration at Michigan State University. Contact Ben at bleavell at sunsetmanor dot org.

ARTICLES

Noticing changes in your aging loved ones during the holidays

December 23, 2019
The holiday season is a joyous time. Families come together to share delicious meals and celebrate traditions. When family members live out of state or find themselves busy with their careers and kids, the holidays present the opportunity to notice changes among your aging parents. Read More

A memory care community checklist

October 31, 2019
No one should have to care for a loved one with dementia alone. But finding someone you can trust to keep your loved one safe, while still providing a meaningful life can be difficult. Read More