Heritage Woods of Chicago Affordable Assisted Living to Host Luau

Heritage Woods of Chicago, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Hawaiian celebration on Aug. 21. The community on Chicago's west side serves low-income seniors, including those on Medicaid.

Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) August 03, 2013

Heritage Woods of Chicago – a BMA affordable assisted living community – is hosting a luau on Wednesday, Aug. 21. The celebration will take place from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Heritage Woods.

The community, which is located on Chicago's west side at 2800 W. Fulton St. in Chicago, Illinois, serves low-income older adults, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.

“Enjoy a real Hawaiian experience during our luau. Professional dancers will teach you the secrets of belly dancing and how to move your hips while doing the hula dance,” said Cindy Gladney, Director of Marketing for Heritage Woods of Chicago.

Guests will learn about Hawaiian traditions and culture. The menu will include Hawaiian foods, exotic fruits and tropical drinks.

There is no charge to attend the celebration.

For more information, call Gladney at 773-722-2900.

Seniors also can call Gladney if they need help arranging for transportation to and from Heritage Woods.

The Heritage Woods of Chicago affordable assisted living community is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and is managed by BMA Management, Ltd., of Bradley, Illinois.

The community combines residential apartment-home living with the availability of personal assistance, help with medications, and a variety of convenience and support services.

Certified nursing assistants, working under the direction of a licensed nurse, are on-duty 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Meals, housekeeping and laundry are among the included services.

"Residents also benefit from all of the opportunities that are available to socialize with friends and neighbors and to participate in activities and special events," says Gladney.

BMA Management ranks as the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.

"Our focus," says Rod Burkett, President and CEO of BMA, "is to provide the residents of Heritage Woods of Chicago with the love, compassion and dignity that they deserve and the help and assistance that they need. Our focus is on helping each resident to achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible."

Communities managed by BMA include Churchview Supportive Living on Chicago's southwest side and the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Batavia, Bolingbrook, Gurnee, Manteno, McHenry, Plainfield and Yorkville, Illinois.

BMA also operates the Heritage Woods assisted living community in Huntley and the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living and memory care community in South Elgin.

BMA is the management company for the Deer Path affordable assisted living community for physically disabled adults 22 to 64 years of age that is under development in Huntley and the St. Anthony affordable assisted living community for older adults that is under development in Lansing, Illinois. Both communities are scheduled to open this month. Reservations are being accepted.

For more information about BMA Management; the assisted living, senior living and memory care communities that the company operates; and the company's management, development and consulting services, visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com or call 1-877-992-1495 toll-free.