How Parkinson’s Affects Mind, Body and Mood
Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) November 30, 2012
The Fox Meadows Parkinson’s Support Group will be meeting at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5, at Heritage Woods of McLeansboro, a BMA affordable assisted living community in McLeansboro, Illinois.
The meeting will feature a discussion on “How Parkinson’s Affects Mind, Body and Mood.”
The meeting is open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.
Heritage Woods of McLeansboro is located at 605 S. Marshall in McLeansboro.
Call 618-643-2908 for more information.
The Fox Meadows Parkinson’s Support Group meets monthly at Heritage Woods of McLeansboro at 1 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month.
Heritage Woods is the only assisted living community in Hamilton County to be certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program, which enables the community to serve older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid.
“We provide older adults with a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling along at home,” says Kendra Millenbine, Administrator of Heritage Woods of McLeansboro. “Our focus is on providing residents with the love, compassion and dignity that they deserve in addition to the personal assistance and help with medications that they need.”
Residents live in private apartments that feature a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and grab bars, and an emergency alert system.
Certified nursing assistants are on-duty 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Meals, housekeeping and laundry are among the included services.
“Our emphasis is on helping each resident achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible,” says Millenbine.
Heritage Woods of McLeansboro is managed by BMA Management, Ltd., the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
BMA manages 36 senior living communities in Illinois, with 34 of the communities operating through the Supportive Living program.
The communities managed by BMA include the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Benton, Centralia, Flora and Mt. Vernon, Illinois, and the Prairie Living affordable assisted living community in Carbondale.
For more information on BMA Management, Ltd. and the managed senior communities, please visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com