BMA Affordable Assisted Living Community to Host Heart Health Informational Program

Heritage Woods of McHenry, a BMA Management affordable assisted living community, is hosting an informational program on Heart Health at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 9. The community, which is located in McHenry, Illinois, serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid.

Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) May 04, 2013

Heritage Woods of McHenry, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting an informational program on Heart Health at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 9.

The community, which is located at 4609 W. Crystal Lake Rd. in McHenry, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their indepdence.

The focus of the program, which is open to the public, will be on major cardiac disorders and overall heart health. There is no cost to attend.

For more information, call 815-344-2690.

"Here at Heritage Woods, we provide older adults with a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home," says Hansen. "Residents benefits from living in a residential environment and receiving personal assistance and help with medications."

Private studio and one-bedroom apartments are available. Each of the apartments features a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and grab bars, individually controlled heating and air conditioning, and emergency alert system.

Certified nursing assistants are on-duty 24 hours a day, seven days a week. All three meals each day, housekeeping 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 to participate in activities and special programs such as the upcoming program on Heart Health," says Hansen.

Heritage Woods of Moline is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and is managed by BMA Management, Ltd., the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.

Baed in Bradley, Illinois, BMA Management operates 36 assisted living, senior living and memory care communities that together house nearly 3,400 homes and apartments.

"Our focus is on providing residents with love, compassion and dignity that they deserve and the help and assistance that they need," says Rod Burkett, President and CEO of BMA Management.

Communities operated by BMA Management include the Heritage Woods assisted living community in Huntley, Illinois, and the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Batavia, Belvidere, Bolingbrook, Chicago, Gurnee, Plainfield, Rockford and Yorkville, Illinois.

BMA also manages Heritage Woods of South Elgin, which features affordable assisted living and memory care apartments.

BMA is the management company for Deer Path of Huntley, an affordable assisted living community for physically disabled adults 22 to 64 years of age that is being developed in Huntley. Reservations for the community, which is scheduled to open for occupancy later this year, are being accepted.

For more information about BMA Management and the assisted living, senior living and memory care communities that the company manages, visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com or call 1-877-882-1495 toll-free.