Urbana Assisted Living to Host Holiday Shoppers Fair

Prairie Winds of Urbana a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Holiday Shoppers Fair on Dec. 1. The community serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.

Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) November 27, 2012

Prairie Winds of Urbana, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Holiday Shoppers Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1.

Prairie Winds offers older adults of all incomes the opportunity to enjoy residential apartment-home living and personal assistance and help with medications.

More than 15 vendors will be selling items at the Holiday Fair, which is open to the public. There is no charge to attend.

Homemade gift cards, pottery, purses, jewelry and homemade peanut brittle will be among the items available for purchase, says Margaret Seggebruch, Director of Marketing for Prairie Winds. “Come early for the best selection.”

Parking will be available on the south side of the building, which is located at 1905 S. Prairie Winds Dr. in Urbana, Illinois.

For more information, call Seggebruch at 217-344-6400 or e-mail her at marketing(at)prairiewinds-slf(dot)com

Prairie Winds of Urbana is fully certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program, which enables the community to serve older adults of all financial means, including those on Medicaid.

The community is managed by BMA Management, Ltd., the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.

“At Prairie Winds, our focus is on providing residents with the love, compassions and dignity that they deserve in addition to the care and assistance that they need,” says Seggebruch. “Our emphasis is on helping residents achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible.”

Residents of Prairie Winds 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.

Residents also benefits from the many opportunities that are available to socialize with their neighbors and to participate in social and recreational activities, says Seggebruch.

Prairie Winds is one of the 36 senior living communities managed by BMA in the State of Illinois.

Other BMA communities include Bridle Brook assisted living and memory care in Mahomet, Illinois; the Bowman Estates affordable assisted living community in Danville, Illinois; the Eagle Ridge affordable assisted living community in Decatur, Illinois; and the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living in Watseka, Illinois.

For more information on BMA Management, Ltd. and the managed senior communities, please visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com