Welcome Home

We are confident that you will experience the care, comfort and enjoyment that home brings. Welcome to Heritage Woods of Sterling, a place you will be proud to call your new home! Contact us regarding current move-in specials!


Heritage Woods of Sterling is home for this chapter in Ruth’s life. The services we provide make her life easier, and she can spend time sharing her kindness with the world. Deeply rooted in her faith and family, Ruth says Heritage Woods is close to heaven on Earth.


Heritage Woods helped Pat regain her independence. As our resident council president, she is an advocate for our community. Her sons feel better knowing she is safe here, and her church friends say she is a new woman. Pat couldn’t agree more.




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

A Wonderful Alternative

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

At Heritage Woods of Sterling, 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 Sterling 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 Sterling’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.

Heritage Woods of Sterling opened in 2009 and is especially designed to serve the older adult. It was the first affordable assisted lifestyle community in the Sterling and Rock Falls area of North Central Illinois.

Gardant Management Solutions, the company that manages Heritage Woods of Sterling, 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 Sterling is the most sought-after supportive living community in the area, and apartments are renting quickly. Call 815-625-7045 today to make Heritage Woods of Sterling your new home.