Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) February 13, 2014
Area veterans are invited to a pinning ceremony at Heritage Woods of Freeport, a BMA affordable assisted living community, at 2 p.m. on Feb. 17.
The community, which is located at 1500 S. Forest Road in Freeport, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes including those on Medicaid who need some help to maintain their independence.
Heritage Woods of Freeport is partnering with Hospice of America to honor veterans who live in their assisted living community and throughout the Freeport area.
Representatives from the color guard, ROTC and active servicemen will be there to pin veterans.
Light refreshments will be served, and a patriotic program has been planned for the No Greater Love – Veteran Pinning Ceremony.
For more information about the veterans ceremony or Heritage Woods, call 815-801-3900.
Heritage Woods of Freeport features 76 studio and one-bedroom apartments. Each unit includes 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 are among the provided services.
The community is fully certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and managed by BMA Management, which is the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
BMA Management is based in Bradley, 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 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 achieve and maintain as much dignity as possible for as long as possible.”
For more information about BMA Management, the assisted living, senior living and memory care communities that BMA operates, and the company’s management, development and consulting services, visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com or call 1-877-882-1495.