Those Funny Little People to Visit BMA Affordable Assisted Living Community in Chicago

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Heritage Woods of Chicago, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host the famous puppet characters on Sept. 10. The community on Chicago's west side serves low-income seniors, including those on Medicaid.

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Those Funny Little People will bring joy and laughter to your heart as they remind us of the special role grandparents play in our lives.

Heritage Woods of Chicago, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will celebrate Grandparents Day with a performance from Those Funny Little People on Sept. 10.

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.

Those Funny Little People, the duo that caught the world’s attention during their appearances on America’s Got Talent and China’s Got Talent, are mobile puppet characters that combine comedy, music, dance and audience interaction during their performances.

“Their show will bring joy and laughter to your heart as they remind us of the special role grandparents play in our lives,” said Cindy Gladney, Director of Marketing for Heritage Woods of Chicago.

This show is free and open to the public.

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 they deserve and the help and assistance 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, Huntley, Manteno, McHenry, Plainfield and Yorkville, Illinois.

BMA also operates the Deer Path disabled supportive living community in Huntley, the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living and memory care community in South Elgin, and the new St. Anthony of Lansing assisted living community in Lansing.

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 or call 1-877-992-1495 toll-free.

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