Your Home.

Heritage Woods of Watseka provides the assistance you need to maintain the independence you desire. Our affordable assisted lifestyle community offers a variety of services and amenities to help you live a carefree lifestyle.

Nationally Recognized

Heritage Woods of Watseka was awarded with the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living 2021 Bronze Quality Awards. 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 Watseka Supportive Living and Memory Care, 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 about current move-in specials!

Welcome to Heritage Woods of Watseka Supportive Living and Memory Care, a place you will be proud to call your new home!

A Wonderful Alternative

Heritage Woods of Watseka Supportive Living and Memory Care 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.

Memory Care Program

  • Dementia care is one of the richest areas of human work.
  • Our focus is concerned with the maintenance and enhancement of personhood.
  • This focus is on what the person can still do and enjoy as well as promote the person as an honored individual.
  • We recognize that all behaviors have meaning unique to the individual. We seek to understand the message.
  • We strive to provide a safe, comfortable, loving and consistent environment.
  • We promote each person to retain their own core identities and uniqueness that has given meaning to their lives.

The Roots of Our Memory Care Program

A careful review of the most recent dementia care practice recommendations has been taken into consideration as this program was being developed. A review of evidence-based program concepts and available research was also utilized in our program development.

Knowing the importance of collaboration and creating something that was meaningful to all, additional input from families, professionals and our team members was utilized in identifying the program concepts that have been developed to create the most comprehensive approach possible to best serve individuals living with Alzheimer’s Disease and related dementia’s.

REFLECTION: person-centered and person-directed approaches

DISTINCTION: therapeutic design of the physical environment

INVIGORATE: ability-focused wellness and life enrichment platform

CONNECTION: education and support for loved ones and the community

ENLIGHTEN: comprehensive staff training and development strategy

NOURISH: our signature approach to dining

Focus on Love, Compassion and Dignity

With a focus on love, compassion and dignity, Heritage Woods of Watseka Supportive Living and Memory Care 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 Watseka Supportive Living and Memory Care’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.

Watseka is located southeast of Kankakee and east of Gilman and Onarga. The town has the charm and feel of a small town while offering many of the services and amenities found in larger cities. The two-story building is located in a tranquil and attractive residential area on the southeast side of Watseka, near Iroquois Memorial Hospital and within close proximity to physician offices, shopping, the library and Highways 1 and 24.

Gardant Management Solutions, the company that manages Heritage Woods of Watseka Supportive Living and Memory Care, 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 Watseka Supportive Living and Memory Care is the most sought-after supportive living and memory care community in the area, and apartments are renting quickly. Call 815-432-4560 today to make Heritage Woods of Watseka Supportive Living and Memory Care your new home.