Heritage Woods of McHenry to Host Winter Wonderland Tea Party

Heritage Woods of McHenry, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Winter Wonderland Tea Party on Jan. 11. The community in McHenry, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid.

Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) January 06, 2013

Heritage Woods of McHenry, a BMA affordable assisted living community in McHenry, Illinois, is hosting a Winter Wonderland Tea Party at 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 11.

The community serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.

The Tea Party is open to the public and will feature a presentation by Caryl Derenfeld of Learned Conversations. Tea and light refreshments will be served.

For more information about the Tea Party or Heritage Woods of McHenry, call Jenneen Hansen, Director of Marketing, at 815-344-2690.

Heritage Woods of McHenry is located at 4609 W. Crystal Lake Rd. in McHenry, Illinois.

The community provides older adults with a "wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling along at home," says Hansen.

Residents live in private apartments and receive the personnel assistance and help with medications they need.

Each of the apartments 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. Meals, housekeeping and laundry are among the included services.

"Our focus is on providing residents with love, compassion and dignity in addition to care and assistance," says Hansen. "Our emphasis is on helping residents to achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible."

Heritage Woods of McHenry 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.

Based in Bradley, Illinois, BMA operates 36 senior living communities, housing more than 3,300 homes and apartments.

Communities managed by BMA include the Heritage Woods assisted living community in Huntley, Illinois, and the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Belvidere, Gurnee, Rockford and South Elgin, Illinois.

A BMA affordable assisted living community is under construction in Freeport, Illinois. The community is scheduled to open for occupancy in the summer of 2013.    

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