"Heritage Woods benefits older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid"
Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) February 02, 2013
Heritage Woods of Gurnee, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will be hosting Open Houses from 2 to 6 p.m. on Wednesdays during the month of February.
The community, which is located at 3775 Grand Ave. in Gurnee, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.
"We invite you to take advantage of these special opportunities to learn about the wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home that is available at Heritage Woods," says Tammy Teaner-Rosas, Director of Marketing.
Tours of Heritage Woods will be available, and light refreshments will be served.
"Residents benefit from being able to live in a residential apartment-home environment with personal assistance and help with their medications being provided," says Rosas.
Each of the studio and one-bedroom apartments at Heritage Woods features a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and grab bars, and emergency alert system.
Certified nursing asistants 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 participate in social activities and special programs no matter what the weather," says Rosas.
Heritage Woods of Gurnee is fully certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and is managed by BMA Management, Ltd., the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
The community recently was awarded a Silver Certified Green Building Certificate from the National Association of Home Builder's Resreach Center.
Based in Bradley, Illinois, BMA Management operates 36 senior living communitie, housing more than 3,300 homes and apartments.
Communities managed by BMA include the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Batavia, Bolingbrook, Chicago, McHenry, Plainfield and Yorkville, Illinois; Churchview Supportive Living in Chicago; and the Heritage Woods assisted living community in Huntley, Illinois.
BMA also manages the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living and memory care community in South Elgin, Illinois.
Heritage Woods of Gurnee is BMA's first assisted living community in Lake County, Illinois.
For more information about the Open Houses or Heritage Woods of Gurnee, call 847-623-6300.