Heritage Woods of Benton to Host Holiday Open House

The Heritage Woods of Benton affordable assisted living community in Franklin County, Illinois, is hosting a Holiday Open House on Dec. 18. The community serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid.

Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) December 13, 2012

Heritage Woods of Benton, a BMA affordable assisted living community in Franklin County, Illinois, is hosting a Holiday Open House from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18.

“Come and join us as we celebrate the Holiday Season with music, refreshments and a visit from Santa,” says Nicole Garrett, Administrator of Heritage Woods of Benton.

Heritage Woods serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.

The community is located at 1305 Bailey Lane in Benton, Illinois.

Call 618-439-9431 for more information about the Holiday Open House or the affordable assisted living lifestyle that is available at Heritage Woods.

“Our community provides a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home,” says Garrett.

Residents live in a residential apartment-home environment with the availability of personal assistance, help with medications and support services.

Each of the private apartments features a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and grab bars and an 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.

“Our focus is on providing residents with the love, compassion and dignity that they deserve in addition to the care and assistance that they need,” says Garrett. “Our focus is on helping each resident achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible.”

The community 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.

BMA manages 36 senior living communities, housing more than 3,300 homes and apartments.

The communities managed by BMA include the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Centralia, Flora, McLeansboro and Mt. Vernon and the Prairie Living affordable assisted living community in Carbondale, Illinois.

For more information on BMA Management, Ltd. and the managed senior communities, please visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com