"Our community provides a wonderful alternative to a nursing home for older adults of all incomes"
Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) March 26, 2013
Heritage Woods of Ottawa, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting an Egg Hunt and Pictures with the Easter Bunny at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 30.
The community, which is located at 801 E. Etna Rd. in Ottawa, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.
For more information about the event or Heritage Woods of Ottawa, call 815-431-1400.
"Our community provides older adults with a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home," says Peggy Morgan, Administrator. "Residents benefit from living in a residential apartment-home environment and receiving personal assistance and help with medications."
Each of the private studio and one-bedroom apartments at Heritage Woods features 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. All three meals each day, houskeeping 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 and recreational activities," says Morgan.
The community is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and managed by BMA Management, Ltd., the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
"Our focus is on providing residents with the love, compassion and dignity that they deserve in addition to the care and assistance that they need," says Rod Burkett, President and CEO of BMA. "Our emphasis is on helping residents to achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible."
BMA operates 36 senior living communities, housing more than 3,300 homes and apartments.
Communities managed by BMA include the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Aledo, DeKalb, Dwight, Moline, Plainfield, Sterling and Yorkville, Illinois.
For more information on BMA Management, Ltd. and the managed senior communities, please visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com