Heritage Woods

Heritage Woods of Ottawa provides the assistance you need to maintain the independence you desire. Our community takes care of meals, housekeeping and laundry, so you can spend more time focusing on what matters to you.

Nationally Recognized

Heritage Woods of Ottawa was awarded with the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living 2021 Bronze Quality Award. Bronze award status recognizes providers that have developed a foundation and begun a continuous journey of quality improvement.




Welcome to a gracious, affordable assisted lifestyle in your community. At Heritage Woods of Ottawa, 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 Ottawa. 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 Ottawa, a place you will be proud to call your new home!

A Wonderful Alternative

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

At Heritage Woods of Ottawa, 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 Ottawa 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 Ottawa’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.


About Us

The company is dedicated to Touching Lives by providing Dignified Lifestyles that are enhanced by the values of Love, Compassion & Dignity. The emphasis is on placing residents and their families first and helping each resident achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible.

The community is located on north side of Ottawa, south of Interstate 80 and one mile east of Highway 23. Ottawa is nestled in a beautiful valley where the Fox River and Illinois River converge. The historic city is in LaSalle County between Morris, LaSalle and Peru.

Gardant Management Solutions, the company that manages Heritage Woods of Ottawa, 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. Intentionally co-creating a culture of belonging and equity. Gardant is the largest provider of assisted living in Illinois.

Heritage Woods of Ottawa is the most sought-after supportive living community in the area, and apartments are renting quickly. Call 815-431-1400 today to make Heritage Woods of Ottawa your new home.