"Our focus is on providing older adults with the love, compassion and dignity that they deserve"
Bradley, IL (PRWEB) February 05, 2013
Michelle Stubbe of Dakota, Illinois, has been named Director of Marketing for Heritage Woods of Freeport, a BMA affordable assisted living community that is being developed in Stephenson County, Illinois.
The community, which is being developed through a partnership between BMA Management, Ltd., of Bradley, Illinois, and the Stephenson County Nursing Center Foundation, will serve adults 65 and older of all incomes, including those on Medicaid.
“I am so excited to be a part of the great team of people that will be bringing Heritage Woods to the Freeport area,” says Stubbe. “This supportive living community will be a wonderful addition to Stephenson County and the surrounding area.”
Stubbe most recently served as Director of Marketing and Sales for the Freeport Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in Freeport, Illinois.
She has nearly 20 years of sales experience in the area as a certified pre-need counselor and as a licensed insurance agent.
The graduate of Pearl City High School earned a bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois.
Her active involvement in community service includes having served as a member of the FHN Hospice Advisory Board; Past President of the Freeport Noon Kiwanis Club; and a board member of the VOICES domestic violence protection program.
The Heritage Woods of Freeport assisted living community is being developed on more than five acres of property on the southwest corner of West Pearl City Rd. and South Forest Rd. in Freeport. The $12 million development is scheduled to open for occupancy this summer.
A temporary Sales Office for Heritage Woods of Freeport is scheduled to open on Feb. 11. The temporary Sales Office will be located in Lincoln Mall in Freeport.
Heritage Woods of Freeport will house 76 studio and one-bedroom apartments, with each apartment featuring a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and grab bars, and an emergency response system.
Certified nursing assistants will be on-duty 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide residents with personal assistance and help with medications. Meals, housekeeping and laundry will be among the included services.
The community will be fully certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and will be managed by BMA Management, which is the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
The assisted living communities managed by BMA include Heritage Woods of Belvidere, Heritage Woods of Rockford and Heritage Woods of Sterling.
“Our focus at communities such as Heritage Woods of Freeport is on providing older adults with the love, compassion and dignity that they deserve in addition to the help and assistance that they need,” says Rod Burkett, President and CEO of BMA. “Our emphasis is on helping each resident to achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible.”
To be added to the Interest List to receive information about Heritage Woods of Freeport as soon as it becomes available or for more information about BMA Management, call 1-877-882-1495 toll-free or visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com.