BMA Affordable Assisted Living Community in Lake County, Illinois to Honor Veterans and Members of the Military with Celebration of Independence

Heritage Woods of Gurnee, a BMA Management affordable assisted living community in Lake County, Illinois, will honor veterans and members of the military with a Celebration of Independence on July 8. The community serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid.

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Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) July 01, 2013

Heritage Woods of Gurnee, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will be honoring veterans, members of the military and their families with a Celebration of Independence at 2 p.m. on Monday, July 8.

The community, which is located at 3775 Grand Ave. in Gurnee, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.

The celebration is open to all veterans, active members of the military, their families and those who wish to honor them and thank them for their service to our country, says Tammy Temaner-Rosas, Director of Marketing for Heritage Woods of Gurnee.

For more information, call 847-623-6300.

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

“We provide older adults with a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home,” says Rosas.

Residents live in private apartments that they furnish and decorate to their tastes. Each of the studio and one-bedroom floor plans includes a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and grab bars, individually-controlled heating and air conditioning, and an 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. All three meals each day, 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 programs,” says Hansen.

Heritage Woods of Gurnee is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and is managed by BMA Management, Ltd., of Bradley, Illinois.

BMA Management is the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois and the 16th largest provider in the country.

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

Communities managed by BMA include the Heritage Woods assisted living community in Huntley, Illinois, and the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Batavia, Bolingbrook, McHenry, Plainfield and Yorkville.

BMA also manages the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living and memory care community in South Elgin and the Churchview Supportive Living community in Chicago.

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. The community is scheduled to open for occupancy this summer.

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