Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) November 13, 2013
Heritage Woods of Plainfield, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host a wine and cheese tasting from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Nov. 16.
The community, which is located at 14731 S. Van Dyke Rd. in Plainfield, Illinois, serves older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid, who need some help to maintain their independence.
“Tantalize your taste buds by sampling a variety of cheeses and wines during our event,” said Director of Marketing Leah Suzanne.
The tasting, which is sponsored by Harbor Light Hospice, is free and open to the public.
For more information about the event or Heritage Woods of Plainfield, call 815-267-3800.
The Heritage Woods of Plainfield affordable assisted living community combines residential apartment-home living with the availability of personal assistance, help with medications and a variety of convenience and support services.
"We provide a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home," says Suzanne.
Each of the private studio and one-bedroom apartments at Heritage Woods of Plainfield 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. Meals, 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 participate in activities and special events," says Suzanne.
The community is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program and managed by BMA Management, Ltd., the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
"Our focus," says Rod Burkett, President and CEO of BMA Management, "is to provide Heritage Woods of Plainfield 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 achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible."
Based in Bradley, Illinois, BMA Management operates 37 assisted living, senior living and memory care communities that together house nearly 3,700 homes and apartments.
Communities managed by BMA include the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Batavia, Bolingbrook, Chicago, Dwight, Gurnee, Manteno, McHenry, Ottawa and Yorkville, Illinois.
BMA also manages the Churchview Supportive Living community in Chicago, the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living and memory care community in South Elgin and the Deer Path affordable assisted living community for adults 22 to 64 with physical disabilities.
For more information about BMA Management and 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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