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  • Heritage Woods

    Nationally Recognized

    At the Silver Award level, applicants continue to learn and develop effective approaches that help improve performance and health care outcomes. The Silver criteria, based on the Baldrige Excellence Framework, provide applicants with a thorough assessment of how their organization works, its effectiveness, and tools for improvement in their approaches.

  • Heritage Woods

    Your choice for an
    affordable assisted lifestyle

    The premier choice for an affordable assisted lifestyle community in Illinois

  • Heritage Woods

    An attractive community
    that is comfortable and affordable

    Read more about what our residents and staff have to say about our beautiful community

  • Heritage Woods

    A Great Place to Work

    Heritage Woods of Freeport was awarded with the A Great Place to Work! 

Welcome to

Heritage Woods of Freeport


Welcome to a gracious, affordable assisted lifestyle in your community. At Heritage Woods, you’ll enjoy friendly neighbors to share common life experiences and an active community full of choices. The emphasis is on lifestyle and fun while maintaining your health, wellness, dignity and independence at Heritage Woods.

When you need a helping hand or personal attention to do the activities you may no longer be able to do safely on your own, our courteous and caring staff is always ready to assist you. Contact us to learn more about our beautiful community!

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Focus on Love, Compassion & Dignity

Heritage Woods serves adults 65 and older who need some help to maintain their independence

A financial assistance program is available to those who qualify, making the Heritage Woods lifestyle affordable to all. If you or a loved one would benefit from our assisted lifestyle community, but are concerned about financial arrangements, please do not hesitate to ask our staff about this financial assistance program.

The Supportive Living Program is available in Illinois for seniors 65 or older who need help maintaining their independence regardless of their financial resources. Seniors on Medicaid who only receive minimum Social Security income can qualify.

An Affordable Community

Heritage Woods of Freeport is especially designed to serve the older adult and is one of the most sought-after communities.

Designed for adults 65 and older who need some help to maintain their independence, Heritage Woods is located on more than five acres of property on the southwest corner of West Pearl City Road and south Forest Road in Freeport.

Heritage Woods of Freeport combines residential apartment home living with personal assistance, support services and opportunities to enjoy the companionship of friends and neighbors and participate in a variety of social, educational and recreational activities.

The two-story building houses 76 studio and one-bedroom apartments, each with its own kitchenette, private bathroom with shower, and emergency alert system. Community areas include an activity room, beauty/barber shop, convenience store, dining room, exercise area, library, multi-purpose room, outdoor patio and lounges.

Call 815-801-3900 today to make Heritage Woods your new home.

A wonderful alternative

Heritage Woods provides a wonderful residential alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home.

At Heritage Woods, residents:

  • Live in the privacy of his/her own apartment, which has been conveniently designed for senior living.
  • Receive personal assistance and help with medications. Certified staff are on duty 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Support services, such as three daily meals, housekeeping and laundry, are also included.
  • Enjoy the companionship of friends and neighbors and participate in social and recreational activities.

A full array of amenities and helpful services will make your days fulfilled and comfortable for you and your family.

Touching Lives

Terri's Testimonial
I wasn't in a good place in my life mentally or physically.
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Frank’s Story: A Warm Welcome Home
Thank you so much for all you did to help us get everything taken care of in order to make Heritage Woods of Freeport our fathers new home.
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Delores’ Story: A Place to Call Home
Delores has been a resident of Freeport since 1980. After a mini stroke, her family decided that an assisted living community would be the answer. Her family visited Heritage Woods of Freeport and found it to be the ideal home for Delores.
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Clara’s Story: A Wonderful Place to Call Home
A couple of years ago, Clara’s doctor advised her to look into assisted living. She enjoys living here at Heritage Woods of Freeport.
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