"We invite older adults to come enjoy a complimentary lunch and learn about estate planning"
Bradley, IL (PRWEB) April 04, 2013
Prairie Winds of Urbana, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Lunch and Learn for Seniors at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 10, at the Provena Center for Healthy Aging in Champaign, Illinois.
Prairie Winds serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.
"We invite older adults to come enjoy a complimentary lunch and learn about estate planning," says Margaret Seggebruch, Director of Marketing for Prairie Winds.
The Provena Center for Healthy Aging is located at 410 E. University Ave. in Champaign.
For more information about the Lunch and Learn or Prairie Winds of Urbana, call Seggebruch at 217-344-6400.
"Prairie Winds provides older adults with a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home," says Seggebruch. "Residents benefit from living in a residential apartment-home environment and receiving personal assistance and help with medications."
The community features private studio and one-bedroom that include a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and grab bars, individually controlled heating and air conditioning, 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 activities and programs," says Seggebruch.
The community is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and is managed by BMA Management, Ltd. of Bradley, Illinois.
BMA Management is 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 help and assistance that they need," says Rod Burkett, President and CEO of BMA Management. "Our emphasis is on helping each resident to achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible."
BMA operates 36 senior living communities, housing nearly 3,400 homes and apartments.
The communities managed by BMA include 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 communities in Charleston and Watseka, Illinois.
BMA also manages the Bridle Brook of Mahomet assisted living and memory care community in Mahomet.
For more information on BMA Management, Ltd. and the managed senior communities, please visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com