Deer Path of Huntley to Host Spring Craft Fair

Deer Path of Huntley, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host a spring craft fair on March 20. Deer Path is the only assisted living community in the northwest Chicago suburbs designed to serve physically disabled adults between the ages of 22 and 64.

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Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) March 15, 2014

Deer Path of Huntley, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host a Spring Craft Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on March 20.

The community, which is located at 12500 Regency Parkway in Huntley, Illinois, serves adults with physical disabilities between the ages of 22 and 64.

The Spring Craft Fair will feature jewelry, clothing and other items made by Deer Path residents. Proceeds from the fair will go toward the community’s resident activity fund.

The event is free and open to the public.

For more information about the craft fair or Deer Path of Huntley, call 847-515-1800.

Deer Path opened last summer and combines residential apartment-home living with the availability of personal assistance, help with medications, and a variety of convenience and support services, such as meals, housekeeping and laundry.

Residents live in private apartments that they will furnish and decorate to their tastes. Each of the apartments will feature a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and grab bars, individually controlled heating and air conditioning, and emergency alert system.

Certified nursing assistants, working under the direction of a licensed nurse, are on-duty 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Residents also benefit from opportunities to socialize with neighbors and participate in activities and special programs.

The community has an activity room, beauty salon/barber shop, computer lab, convenience store, therapy room, a service dog training area and basketball court.

Deer Path is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program, which emphasizes personal choice, dignity, privacy and individuality. The community is managed by BMA Management, Ltd., of Bradley, Illinois.

BMA Management is the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois, managing 38 assisted living communities that together house more than 3,800 apartments.

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

Communities managed by BMA include the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Batavia, Bolingbrook, Chicago, Gurnee, Manteno, McHenry, Plainfield, Rockford and Yorkville, Illinois.

For more information on BMA Management; the assisted living, senior living and memory care communities that the company operates; or the company's management, development and consulting services, visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com or call 1-877-882-1495 toll-free.