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Seattle, WA senior housing, care, and aging services organization joins the nation’s leading insurance and risk management provider exclusively serving senior care not-for-profits

Press Release

Horizon House is a vibrant retirement community located in the heart of downtown Seattle, serving seniors since 1961.

“We welcome Horizon House, Seattle, WA, Mike Ostrem, CEO, Lauri Warfield-Larson, COO, Christine Seymour, CFO, and everyone associated,” said Jim Caldwell, CEO at Caring Communities. “We are very proud to expand our Membership in the Great Northwest with Horizon House joining the Caring Communities Family, and are grateful and excited by the opportunity to serve and be a part of furthering their mission of passion for changing lives.”

“Horizon House is pleased to be joining Caring Communities,” shared Mike Ostream, CEO at Horizon House. “We are excited to have access to their risk management expertise and training opportunities. We look forward to seeing the positive impact this relationship will have on both our residents and staff.”

For More Information, contact:

Caring Communities
Ashur Odishoo
National Director Sales and Marketing
Horizon House
Laura Tufts
Director of Marketing & Communications


About Horizon House
Horizon House is a vibrant, diverse and collaborative retirement and assisted living community serving older adults who call Seattle home. With more than 70 resident-led committees steering programming from entertainment, to in-house safety considerations, gardening, travel planning, technology/IT support, and more, Horizon House is a community where older adults truly get to create the life they want. Their staff of 200+ celebrate resident independence and recognize residents’ individual needs, while ensuring each day is filled with inspiration and purpose.

Horizon House offers independent living, assisted living and memory care support. Since opening their doors, Horizon House has had an innovative view on senior living, with a commitment to building a community that encourages creativity and individuality. Their “Comfort Matters™” approach to memory care focuses on whole-person wellbeing for those living with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia.

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Horizon House Leadership Team

(From left: Lauri Warfield-Larsen, COO; Mike Ostrem, CEO; and Christi Seymour, CFO)

About Caring Communities
A.M. Best Rated A Excellent, Caring Communities, a Reciprocal Risk Retention Group is the leading member-owned provider of professional, general, and excess liability insurance protection, education, and risk management services for the country’s preeminent not-for-profit providers of senior care and housing. Membership in Caring Communities represents a long-term strategic opportunity for mission-based providers to work with the industry’s innovators and leaders – to further their mission in creating the safest environments and best risk management practices for their residents and employees. Caring Communities is owned and governed exclusively by its Members.
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