Ecumen Centennial House in Apple Valley, Minn., was named “best assisted living” community in Sun Thisweek newspaper’s Readers Choice Awards.

The results were published January 24, 2014, based on a total of about 15,000 reader votes cast both from in-paper ballots and online.

“We’re so pleased by this vote of confidence we have received from the community,” said Janis Rivers, housing manager at Ecumen Centennial House.  “We pride ourselves on the care we provide, and it’s an honor to be recognized in this way.”

Ecumen Centennial House provides assisted living, memory care and home care.  For more information go to