Heritage Woods

Heritage Woods of Manteno provides the assistance you need to maintain the independence you desire. Our community handles meals, housekeeping and laundry, so that you can focus on what matters most to you.


HERITAGE WOODS OF MANTENO IS the area’s premier choice for an affordable assisted lifestyle community.

The community is designed to serve adults 65 and older of all incomes who may need some help to maintain their independence.

Fully certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living Program, the Heritage Woods community is part of a residential neighborhood on the Diversatech campus on the east side of Manteno.

The Village of Manteno is located 40 miles south of downtown Chicago in Kankakee County, between Kankakee and Peotone.

Especially Designed for You

Managed by Gardant Management Solutions since the community opened in March 2005, Heritage Woods of Manteno combines residential apartment home living with the availability of personal assistance and support services. Residents have an opportunity to enjoy the companionship of friends and neighbors and to participate in social events and programs.

The community serves as a wonderful alternative to nursing home care or struggling alone at home. As a supportive living community, Heritage Woods esspecially benefits those who cannot afford private pay assisted living.

The two-story building houses 87 private apartments. Each of the apartments features a kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower and emergency response system. Studio and one-bedroom as well as a limited number of two-bedroom floor plans are available.

The community is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week by our compassionate staff of certified nurses assistants, who work under the direction of the community’s licensed nursing staff. Residents receive the personalized assistance they need to compliment their individual abilities. In addition, the availability of home-cooked meals and a wide variety of activities and social events help enable residents to enjoy a full and active lifestyle.

Focus on Love, Compassion and Dignity

Gardant Management Solutions, the company that manages Heritage Woods, is a mission-driven company based in Bourbonnais, Illinois. The company has made a commitment to Touching Lives by providing Dignified Lifestyles that are enhanced by the values of Love, Compassion & Dignity.

Gardant is the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois and the 11th largest provider of assisted living in the nation.

To arrange a visit or to obtain more information about Heritage Woods of Manteno, call 815-468-3553.