Heritage Woods of DeKalb is your affordable assisted living community located on Annie Glidden Road, north of the Northern Illinois University campus, between I-88 and Hwy. 64 in DeKalb, Illinois. Heritage Woods of DeKalb provides a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home for older adults who need some help to maintain their independence. The community, which is designed to serve adults 65 and older of all incomes, is located on the same campus at the DeKalb County Rehab and Nursing Center and the DeKalb County Department of Health.