Bradley, IL (PRWEB) June 03, 2013
Eagle Ridge of Decatur, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting a low impact workout for older adults at 10 a.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.
The community, which is located at 875 W. McKinley Ave. in Decatur, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.
"We are offering the exercise program as part of our Eat Smart, Live Strong Initiative," says Amy Bretz, Administrator of Eagle Ridge of Decatur. "This half-hour of specialized physical activity was developed and has been tested by professionals in aging and is led by Mary Hooker, our Resident Services Coordinator."
"We invite you to come and join us," Bretz adds. There is no cost to attend.
For more information about the exercise program or Eagle Ridge of Decatur, call 217-872-1282.
The Eat Smart, Live Strong Initiative was designed by BMA Management, Ltd., the company that manages Eagle Ridge, to improve the health and nutritional habits of assisted living residents.
The Assisted Living Federation of America recently awarded a 2013 Best of the Best award to BMA in recognition of the initiative.
BMA has managed Eagle Ridge since the community opened for occupancy ten years ago, says Bretz.
The company, which is based in Bradley, Illinois, is the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
"Our focus," says Rod Burkett, President and CEO of BMA, "is to provide residents with the love, compassion and dignity that they deserve and the help and assistance that they need. Our emphasis is on helping each resident to achieve and maintain as m
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