Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) July 04, 2017
Heritage Woods of Flora, a Gardant affordable assisted living community, will host a Homemade Ice Cream Social from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 26.
The community, which is located at 1003 W. 4th St. in Flora, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some assistance to maintain their independence.
Area residents are invited to stop in to reminisce with their neighbors at Heritage Woods while enjoying a bowl of delicious homemade ice cream.
The social is open to the public; there is no charge to attend.
For more information, call 618-662-4599.
Heritage Woods of Flora 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 Gardant Management Solutions, the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
"We provide older adults with a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home," says Heritage Woods Administrator Lucas Sigrist. "Residents benefit from living in a residential apartment-home environment with the availability of personal assistance, help with medications and a variety of convenience and support services."
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 an emergency alert system.
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 Sigrist.
Based in Bradley, Illinois, Gardant operates more than 50 assisted living, senior living and memory care communities across the country.
"Our focus is on providing Heritage Woods residents with the love, compassion and dignity they deserve and the help and assistance that they need," says Rod Burkett, CEO of Gardant and native of Clay County. "Our emphasis is on helping each resident achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible."
Communities managed by Gardant include the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Benton, Centralia, Charleston, McLeansboro and Mt. Vernon, Illinois.
Gardant also manages the Eagle Ridge affordable assisted living community in Decatur, the Cambridge House affordable assisted living communities in the St. Louis Metro East area, and the Prairie Living affordable assisted living community in Carbondale.
For more information about Gardant Management Solutions and the assisted living, senior living and memory care communities that the company operates, visit http://www.gardant.com or call 1-877-882-1495 toll-free.