HERITAGE WOODS OF MT. VERNON IS THE ONLY AFFORDABLE ASSISTED LIFESTYLE COMMUNITY IN JEFFERSON COUNTY.
Welcome to a gracious, affordable assisted lifestyle in your community. At Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon, 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 of Mt. Vernon. 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 about current move-in specials!
Welcome to Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon, a place you will be proud to call your new home!
A Wonderful Alternative
Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon provides a wonderful residential alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home.
At Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon, 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.
Focus on Love, Compassion and Dignity
With a focus on love, compassion and dignity, Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon serves adults 65 and older who need some help to maintain their independence.
A financial assistance program is available to those who qualify, making Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon’s 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.
Comparison of Supportive Living and Assisted Living
|Assisted Living||Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon|
|Meals||3 daily||3 daily|
|24-Hour Staffing by CNAs||Possibly||X|
|24-Hour Staffing by Licensed Nurses||Possibly|
|Medication Ordering and Delivery||Possibly||X|
|Resident Sees Doctor in Office||X||X|
|Kitchen or Kitchenette||Kitchenette||Kitchenette|
|Private Bathroom with Shower or Tub||Possibly||X|
|Resident Brings Own Furnishings||X||X|
|Laundry Facilities for Resident Use||X||X|
|Beauty/Barber Shop On-Site||X||X|
|Overnight Guests Permitted||X||X|
|Oversight by the State of IL||X||X|
|Financial Assistance Available||X|
Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon opened in June 2007 and is especially designed to serve the older adult.
The community is owned by Hunt and Bill Bonan of Peoples National Bank and Market Street Bancshares.
Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon is located on south 42nd Street, east of I-57 and south of Highway 15 in the south central Illinois community of Mt. Vernon. Situated on property immediately south of the King City Professional Plaza, the two-story building houses 66 private studio and one-bedroom apartments, each with its own kitchenette, spacious bathroom with shower, and emergency response system
Gardant Management Solutions, the company that manages Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon, 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 and Dignity. Gardant is the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.
Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon is the most sought-after supportive living community in the area, and apartments are renting quickly. Call 618-241-9518 today to make Heritage Woods of Mt. Vernon your new home.