Heritage Woods of DeKalb Assisted Living to Host Sweetheart Dance

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Heritage Woods of DeKalb, a BMA affordable assisted living community in DeKalb, Illinois, is hosting a Sweetheart Dance on Feb. 28. The community serves senior of all incomes, including those on Medicaid.

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"Join us as we dance the night away to the music of Larry Crooner"

Heritage Woods of DeKalb, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Sweetheart Dance at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 28.

The community, which is located at 2626 N. Annie Glidden Rd. in DeKalb, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.

"We invite you to join us as we dance the night away to the music of Larry Crooner," says Slyvia McGee, Administrator of Heritage Woods of DeKalb.

The dance is open to the public. There is no charge to attend.

For more information about the Sweetheart Dance or Heritage Woods of DeKalb, call 815-787-6500.

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

Residents live in private apartments and receive the personal assistance and help with medications they need.

Each of the 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 services are included.

"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 McGee. "Our emphasis is on helping each resident achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible."

The community is 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 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 Belvidere, Moline, Ottawa, Rockford and Sterling, Illinois.

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

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