Prairie Winds

Prairie Winds of Urbana is an affordable assistetd lifestyle community that provides the assistance you need to maintain the independence your desire. Reserve your apartment today and start living a carefree lifestyle at our community.

Welcome

PRAIRIE WINDS OF URBANA was the first affordable assisted lifestyle community in the urbana and champaign area, and it’s still the area’s top choice for senior housing.

 

Welcome to a gracious, affordable assisted lifestyle in your community. At Prairie Winds of Urbana, 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 Prairie Winds. 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 Prairie Winds of Urbana, a place you will be proud to call your new home!

A Wonderful Alternative

Prairie Winds of Urbana provides a wonderful residential alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home.

At Prairie Winds, 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, Prairie Winds of Urbana serves adults 65 and older who need some help to maintain their independence.

A financial assistance program is available to those who qualify, making Prairie Winds’ 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 Prairie Winds of Urbana
Maintenance X X
Housekeeping X X
Laundry X X
Transportation X X
Meals 3 daily 3 daily
Activities X X
24-Hour Staffing X X
24-Hour Staffing by CNAs Possibly X
24-Hour Staffing by Licensed Nurses Possibly  
Bathing/Shower Assistance X X
Dressing Assistance X X
Grooming Assistance X X
Mobility Assistance X X
Toileting Assistance X X
Trasnferring Assistance X X
Medication Reminders X X
Medication Assistance X X
Medication Administration Possibly  
Medication Ordering and Delivery Possibly X
Vitals Monitored X X
Therapeutic Diets X X
Dietary Consultant X X
Diabetes Management   X
Resident Sees Doctor in Office X X
Private Apartment 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

 

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, which is designed to serve adults 65 and older who need some help to maintain their independence, is located just east of Colorado and Philo, near the Stone Creek Golf Course in Urbana. Prairie Winds of Urbana opened in 2007.

In addition to the assisted lifestyle community, a neighborhood of duplex homes for adults 55 and better is located on the three-acre campus.

Gardant Management Solutions, the company that manages Prairie Winds, 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.

Prairie Winds of Urbana is the most sought-after supportive living community in the area, and apartments are renting quickly. Call 217-344-6400 today to make Prairie Winds your new home.