"Heritage Woods provides older adults with a wonderful alternative to a nursing home"
Bradley, IL (PRWEB) April 16, 2013
Heritage Woods of Flora, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting an informational program on Estate Planning and Living Wills at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, April 22, and on Cardiac Rehabilitation at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24.
The community, which is located at 1004 W. 4th St. in Flora, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.
Representatives of the Taylor Law Office will be presenting the program on Estate Planning and Living Wills.
Clay County Hospital will be presenting the program on Phase III Cardiac Rehabilitation.
Both programs are open to the public. There is no charge to attend.
For more information, call 618-662-4599.
"Heritage Woods of Flora provides older adults with a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or struggling alone at home," says Lucas Sigrist, Administrator. "Residents benefit from living in a residential apartment-home environment and receiving personal assistance and help with medications."
Each of the private studio and one-bedroom apartments at Heritage Woods features a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and grab bars, individually controlled heating and air conditioning, and emergency alert system.
Certified nursing assistants 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 social activities and special programs such as educational seminars," says Sigrist.
Heritage Woods is the only senior living community in Clay County that is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program. The community is managed by BMA Management, Ltd., the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
Based in Bradley, Illinois, BMA operates 36 senior living communities, housing nearly 3,400 homes and apartments.
"Our focus," says Rod Burkett, President and CEO of BMA, "is on providing residents with the love, compassion and dignity that they deserve in addition to the help and assistance that they need."
Communities managed by BMA include the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Benton, Charleston, McLeansboro and Mt. Vernon, Illinois.
BMA also manages Heritage Woods of Centralia. The community features senior living apartments, affordable assisted living apartments, and rental homes for low-income adults 55 and older.
For more information about BMA Management or the communities that the company operates, visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com or visit 1-877-882-1495 toll-free.