Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) June 12, 2013
Heritage Woods of McLeansboro, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Healthy Lifestyles for Seniors informational program on home health medical equipment at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19.
The community, which is located at 605 S. Marshall in McLeansboro, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.
A representative of ALPHA Home Health will be talking about “Medical Equipment: What is New and Available for Use in Your Home.”
The program is open to the public. There is no charge to attend.
Light refreshments will be served.
For more information, call 618-643-2908.
Heritage Woods of McLeansboro is the only affordable assisted living community in Hamilton County, Illinois. The community 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.
“We provide older adults with a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home,” says Kendra Millenbine, Administrator of Heritage Woods of McLeansboro.
The community combines residential apartment-home living with the availability of personal assistance, help with medications and a variety of convenience and support services.
Each of the private studio and one-bedroom apartments at Heritage Woods of McLeansboro features a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and grab bars, individually-controlled heating and air conditioning, and an emergency alert system.
Certified nursing assistants, working under the direction of a licensed nurse, 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,” says Millenbine.
Based in Bradley, Illinois, BMA Management operates 36 senior living communities that together house nearly 3,400 homes and apartments.
“Our focus,” says Rod Burkett, President and CEO of BMA Management, “is to provide residents with the love, compassion and dignity that they deserve and the help and assistance that they need.”
Communities managed by BMA include the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Benton, Flora and Mt. Vernon, Illinois; the Prairie Living affordable assisted living community in Carbondale; and the Cambridge House affordable assisted living communities in the St. Louis Metro East area.
BMA also operates Heritage Woods of Centralia. The community in Centralia, Illinois features affordable assisted living apartments, senior living apartments, and rental homes for low-income adults 55 and older.
For more information on BMA Management or the assisted living, senior living and memory care communities that the company operates, visit http://www.bma-mgmt.com or call 1-877-882-1495 toll-free.
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