Heritage Woods of Manteno Affordable Assisted Living Community to Host October Fest Celebration

Heritage Woods of Manteno, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host an October Fest celebration on Oct. 11. The community in Manteno, Illinois serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid.

Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) September 28, 2013

Heritage Woods of Manteno, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host an October Fest celebration from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 11.

The community, which is located at 355 Diversatech Dr. in Manteno, Illinois, serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid.

“Join us at Heritage Woods as we celebrate the month of October with a day of fun-filled activities for the young and young at heart,” said Heritage Woods of Manteno Administrator Beverly Fetherling.

Several games and activities have been planned for the event, including pumpkin bowling, hand massages, a photo stand and free giveaways.

Drink, entrée and dessert stations will be set up for residents and guests.

The October Fest celebration is free and open to the public.

For more information about the event or Heritage Woods of Manteno, call 815-468-3553.

"Our community provides older adults with a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home," says Fetherling.

"Residents benefit from the opportunity to live in a residential apartment-home environment and receive personal assistance and help with medications."

Each of the private apartments at Heritage Woods features a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and grab bars, and emergency alert system.

Certified nursing assistants 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 participate in activities and special events no matter what the weather," says Fetherling.

Heritage Woods is fully certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and is managed by BMA Management, Ltd., the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.

Based in Bradley, Illinois, BMA operates 38 senior living communities, housing more than 3,800 apartments.

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

The communities managed by BMA include the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Bolingbrook, Dwight, Plainfield and Watseka, and Bowman Estates of Danville.

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