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Carbondale Assisted Living To Host "Living Wills" Program


The Prairie Living affordable assisted living community is hosting a free informational program on “Living Wills” on Tuesday, Nov. 6.  The community is managed by BMA Management, Ltd., the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.

Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) November 04, 2012

Prairie Living, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting a free informational on Living Wills at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the community in Carbondale, Illinois.
Hospice of Southern Illinois will be providing detailed information about establishing and invoking a Living Will and guidance for completing the appropriate paperwork, says Heather Laughland-Etherton, Administrator of Prairie Living.
The presentation is open to the public. 
For more information, call Stephan at 618-351-7955 or e-mail him at marketing(at)prairieliving-slf(dot)com
Prairie Living is located 1.5 miles west of Southern Illinois University at 955 Villa Ct. in Carbondale.
The community provides older adult with the opportunity to live in a residential apartment-home environment and receive personal assistance and help with medications. Three meals a day, housekeeping and laundry are among the included services.
The community is certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living program, which enables Prairie Living to serve older adults of all incomes, including those on Medicaid.
Prairie Living is managed by BMA Management, Ltd. 
Based in Bradley, Illinois, BMA is the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
“Our focus is on providing residents with the love, compassion and dignity that they deserve in addition to the care and assistance they need,” says Rod Burkett, President of CEO of BMA.  “Our emphasis is on helping each resident achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible.”
BMA manages 36 senior living communities, housing more than 3,300 home and apartments.
The communities managed by BMA in Illinois include the Heritage Woods affordable assisted living communities in Benton, Centralia, McLeansboro and Mt. Vernon.

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