New Owner, Management Company and Name for Prairie Village
Date Posted : 09/04/2015
Prairie Village has a new owner, management company and name. Ari Haas, president of AHA Advisors, LLC, became owner of Prairie Village this month. AHA is a senior healthcare management company that focuses on the assisted living industry in the Midwest. Haas has been involved in the development and management of numerous supportive living communities, including three of the largest facilities in Illinois. Prairie Village, which is located on the former Chanute Air Force Base in Rantoul, will be renamed Eagle’s View. Senior living apartments, assisted living apartments, a memory care community and housing for veterans are offered at the community.Gardant Management Solutions was selected as the new management company and began operating Eagle’s View on Sept. 1.“We appreciate the opportunity to bring our forward-thinking approach to management and our commitment to putting residents first in the decisions we make at Eagle’s View,” says Rod Burkett, President and CEO of Gardant, which is based in Bradley, Illinois.Gardant operates more than 40 communities in Illinois, including Bowman Estates of Danville, Eagle Ridge of Decatur, Prairie Winds of Urbana, and Heritage Woods of Charleston and Watseka in central Illinois.Among the 230 apartments at Eagle’s View are 76 units that are licensed for assisted living by the Illinois Department of Public Health. The campus also is home to Eagle’s View Memory Care, formerly Katy’s Cottage, a 19-apartment memory care community. Eagle’s View Memory Care is part of a pilot program launched by the State of Illinois to offer specialized supportive living options for older adults with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia. The memory care community is available to individuals of virtually all incomes, including those on Medicaid.Gardant developed and manages White Oaks at Heritage Woods of South Elgin, a 32-apartment supportive living memory care community that operates through the pilot program.“Our focus in the assisted living and memory care apartments that we operate,” says Burkett, “is to provide residents with the love, compassion and dignity they deserve and the support and assistance they need. Our emphasis is on helping residents as they achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible.For more information about the apartments available at Eagle’s View Retirement Community and Memory Care, call 217-892-2800.
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