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Senior housing types near Decatur, GA

  • Sunrise of Decatur

    Sunrise of Decatur

    920 Clairemont Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030
    (39)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Arbor Terrace of Decatur

    Arbor Terrace of Decatur

    425 Winn Way, Decatur, GA 30030
    (8)
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    Arbor Terrace of Decatur provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Decatur, Georgia area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized care and...

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  • The Madeline of Decatur

    The Madeline of Decatur

    475 Irvin Ct, Decatur, GA 30030
    (19)
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    Located in Decatur, Georgia, The Madeline of Decatur is a welcoming community for those with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and other forms of memory loss. We provide top-of-the line memory care services to residents by fostering engaging lifestyles that promote wellness and independence. As memory...

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  • Montclair Senior Living

    Montclair Senior Living

    2100 Clairmont Lake, Decatur, GA 30033
    (20)
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    Montclair is a not-for-profit personal care community that offers a safe and stimulating environment catering to a resident’s unique needs. Montclair care partners balance providing essential care with optimizing privacy and independence. Montclair’s mission is to give the highest regard to resident...

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  • Joy's Manor Personal Care Home

    Joy's Manor Personal Care Home

    3442 Midway Road, Decatur, GA 30032
    (3)
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    Joy's Manor is dedicated to providing senior living solutions that address every aspect of our resident's current lives.  At Joy's Manor, we believe in maintaining their independence, yet knowing that our staff is always available to offer whatever support they may need.  It is important...

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  • Azalea House

    Azalea House

    1896 Ludovie Lane, Decatur, GA 30033
    (15)
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    The Azalea House is licensed by the State of Georgia to provide personal care in our home or yours. Unlike most personal care homes or assisted living facilities, the Azalea House is licensed both as an assisted living facility and a home care provider offering an array of senior care options. ...

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  • Young @ Heart Place

    Young @ Heart Place

    1597 Pine Glen Circle, Decatur, GA 30035
    (3)
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    [email protected] Place mission is to provide top-level senior care with the intent to attract and maintain full residency with our exceptional care, love, peace of mine, and laughter, as we celebrate individuality, encourage freedom of expression and independence, along with a family friendly atmosphere....

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  • Adam and Eve Personal Care Home

    5169 Covington Highway, Decatur, GA 30035
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    Adam and Eve Personal Care Home is located in Decatur, GA in DeKalb County. This residential care home provides daily support to you in an area that is great to call home. Those who spend time in Decatur as visitors and as residents enjoy checking out all that is offered in the area including...

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  • Adam and Eve Personal Care Home

    5181 Covington Highway, Decatur, GA 30036
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    Adam and Eve Personal Care Home is a beautiful residential care home that is situated in Decatur, GA in DeKalb County. Mark Trail Park, Georgia Aquarium, QuickShot Shooting Range, Stone Mountain Park, and Atlanta Botanical Garden top the list of stunning attractions neighboring our community....

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  • The Holbrook of Decatur NOW OPEN

    The Holbrook of Decatur NOW OPEN

    1882 Clairmont Rd, Decatur, GA 30030
    (1)
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  • Northlake Gardens

    Northlake Gardens

    1300 Montreal Road, Tucker, GA 30084
    (20)
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    Northlake Gardens is a beautiful assisted living and Alzheimer's care community located in Tucker, Georgia conveniently located near I-285 and I-85. Step inside our doors and discover fine retirement living, where excellent care meets the comforts of home.Spacious apartments, thoughtful amenities,...

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  • K & W Care Homes, LLC

    K & W Care Homes, LLC

    1116 Allgood Road, Stone Mountain, GA 30083
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    K&W Care Homes is a residential facility located in a very quiet neighborhood in beautiful Stone Mountain, Georgia. Our facility is locally owned and operated by 2 Registered Nurses with over 30 years of combined experience. In our facility, our CNAs are trained to properly care for adults with...

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  • Atria Buckhead

    Atria Buckhead

    2848 Lenox Road, Atlanta, GA 30324
    (26)
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    Atria Buckhead is an elegant senior community in the heart of Atlanta. Residents can relax in one of several plush sitting rooms or enjoy lively conversation with friends. Atria Buckhead is conveniently located near downtown Atlanta and some of the southeast's best shopping, the Atlanta Botanical...

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  • Safe Haven at Lenox Park

    Safe Haven at Lenox Park

    1137 Lynmoor Drive, Atlanta, GA 30319
    (28)
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    Welcome to Safe Haven at Lenox Park, luxury assisted living home, staffed with caring individuals and a stimulating environment. Located in the heart of Lenox Park, with beautiful 25 acre landscaping and 2 lakes, just minutes from Lenox Square and Phipps Plaza, this prestigious Buckhead area offers...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Buckhead

    Brighton Gardens of Buckhead

    3088 Lenox Road, Atlanta, GA 30324
    (38)
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    Brighton Gardens provides assisted living in an apartment-style setting that offers the simple pleasures - nutritious food, comfortable surroundings, and the support of a warm, caring and competent staff. A separate Special Care Center for residents with Alzheimer's or other memory related disorders...

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  • Sunrise At Buckhead

    Sunrise At Buckhead

    1000 Lenox Park Boulevard Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30319
    (28)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Phoenix at Tucker

    Phoenix at Tucker

    2060 Idlewood Rd, Tucker, GA 30084
    (81)
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    The Phoenix at Tucker is a family-oriented Assisted Living and Memory Care community that builds on the success and experience that the founders have developed through the years. Located in Tucker, Georgia, The Phoenix offers exceptional care in a beautiful environment with comfortable rooms and...

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  • Hearts of Love II

    Hearts of Love II

    5268 Golf Valley Way, Stone Mountain, GA 30088
    (1)
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    Hearts of Love revolves within the provision of accessible and reliable non-medical home care services centered on genuine relationship building with those we serve. We are committed caregivers assisting individuals in the home and community while giving them 24 hour care. For five years our staff...

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  • Bilmisd Loving Care Home

    Bilmisd Loving Care Home

    5318 Post Road Pass, Stone Mountain, GA 30088
    (1)
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    Bilmisd Loving Care Home is a senior living and memory care community situated in Stone Mountain, Georgia. Stone Mountain is a small city in DeKalb County that offers a dynamic arts and culture scene, a quaint small-town environment and easy access to amenities. Bilmisd Loving Care Home offers...

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  • Cobblestone of Park Springs

    Cobblestone of Park Springs

    500 Springhouse Circle, Stone Mountain, GA 30087
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    Cobblestone is Atlanta's only resort-style assisted living option offering elegant living with an abundance of amenities. Located within Park Springs, an award winning, 54-acre Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) at the foot of Stone Mountain, Cobblestone offers assisted living, skilled...

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  • Hearts of Love

    5314 Olde Street, Stone Mountain, GA 30088
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    Hearts of Love personal care home Hello, I'm Pamela Jackson with Hearts of Love Personal Care Home, and I would love for you to take a tour of our personal care home for your loved one. Our home is located in Stone Mountain, GA. We've been in this line of work for over four years, and our staff are...

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  • Alto Senior Living of Buckhead

    Alto Senior Living of Buckhead

    4804 Roswell Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30342
    (22)
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    Sophisticated Buckhead living. Reimagined. When you are at home at the newly-renovated Alto Buckhead, you'll live a life of choice and independence with a compliment of supportive services available in the privacy of your apartment home 24 hours a day. Our elevated dining experience includes...

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  • The Mann House Assisted Living and Memory Care (Sandy Springs/Buckhead)

    The Mann House Assisted Living and Memory Care (Sandy Springs/Buckhead)

    5413 Northland Drive Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30342
    (9)
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    With all the amenities here, it's silver tray, residential assisted living. It began back in 1988, when The Mann House launched the whole luxury-care, assisted-living concept. Today, as large corporations clamor to compete, we stand in quiet contrast. Judged by every criteria — reputation,...

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  • Belmont Village Buckhead

    Belmont Village Buckhead

    5455 Glenridge Drive Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30342
    (28)
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    The Belmont Village Buckhead senior living community is nestled in a quiet, tree-lined residential neighborhood of Sandy Springs, a suburb of Atlanta, Georgia. The facility's prime location offers convenient access to hospitals and healthcare facilities, places of worship, shopping, restaurants and...

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  • Atria Park of Tucker

    Atria Park of Tucker

    5844 Lawrenceville Highway, Tucker, GA 30084
    (33)
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    With a beautiful setting beneath the Georgia pines, Atria Park of Tucker is the preferred supportive living community for older adults in DeKalb and Gwinnett counties. We are convenient to downtown Tucker, Main Street, Lucky Shoals Park and Stone Mountain. Our compassionate staff provides discreet...

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  • The Phoenix at Dunwoody

    The Phoenix at Dunwoody

    4484 North Shallowford Road, Dunwoody, GA 30338
    (22)
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    The Phoenix at Dunwoody understands that at any age, maintaining a sense of freedom and independence is very important. At The Phoenix at Dunwoody, we strive for Excellence and Compassion in serving others. Our Assisted Living Associates ensure that interactions are Meaningful and Personalized for...

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  • Comfort Care Personal Care Home

    Comfort Care Personal Care Home

    5383 Brownlee Rd, Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    (3)
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    Comfort Care PCH is 3 b/room license facility operated by an RN) in the Gwinnett county area since 2010 . We are located in Stone Mountain near Shopping areas, Parks, Churches, Hospitals and Pharmacies. At Comfort Care Personal Care Home, we offer 24hrs, 7 days a week quality care to Alzheimer,...

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  • Country Gardens at Dunwoody

    Country Gardens at Dunwoody

    4594 Barclay Drive, Dunwoody, GA 30338
    (35)
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    For over 40 years we have been setting the standard in Senior Living. Our commitment to family values such as integrity, reliability, and excellence is more than just a business philosophy- it's a tradition. At Plantation South of Dunwoody we offer a choice of lifestyles based upon individual needs....

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  • Vernon Springs Senior Living

    Vernon Springs Senior Living

    690 Mount Vernon Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30328
    (19)
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    At Vernon Springs Senior Living, we have elevated senior living to a new level of luxury and style in a distinctive community. We area a family owned and operated facility. Our family has been in the senior care business for over 25+ years. We care about you and your family. We too are mothers and...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody

    Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody

    1240 Ashford Center Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30338
    (41)
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    Brighton Gardens provides assisted living in an apartment-style setting that offers the simple pleasures - nutritious food, comfortable surroundings, and the support of a warm, caring and competent staff. A separate Special Care Center for residents with Alzheimer's or other memory related disorders...

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  • Governor's Glen Memory Care Assisted Living

    Governor's Glen Memory Care Assisted Living

    5000 Governor's Drive, Forest Park, GA 30297
    (23)
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    Governor's Glen opened in 1999 as an exclusive Alzheimer's/memory impaired assisted living community. Its founder and owner, Dr. Paul A. Colon, was a caregiver for his mother, Millie Michaels, who passed away from Alzheimer's Disease in 1997. Becoming an ALFA certified developer, he used his...

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  • Berman Commons

    Berman Commons

    2026 Womack Rd, Dunwoody, GA 30338
    (1)
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    Established in 2015, Berman Commons is a kosher assisted living and memory care community conveniently located in Dunwoody, a suburb of Atlanta near Sandy Springs and North Buckhead, and adjacent to the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA). In 2017 we earned our certification as an I'm...

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  • Peachtree Creek

    Peachtree Creek

    4375 Beech Haven Trail SE, Atlanta, GA 30339
    (34)
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    Peregrine's Landing at Peachtree Creek is located in Smyrna, Georgia. We pride ourselves on being an assisted living facility for individuals who have dementia or Alzheimer's disease. Memory care is offered to all residents. Some of the great services that are provided include the following: 24 hour...

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  • Somerby Sandy Springs

    Somerby Sandy Springs

    25 Glenlake Pkwy NE, Sandy Springs, GA 30328
    (26)
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    So convenient to the perimeter of Atlanta, our community of Somerby Sandy Springs is a real gem offering Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care living and care options on one campus. Situated on a full six acres, it’s tucked away from the hustle and bustle yet is easy for family members...

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  • Provident Village at Creekside

    Provident Village at Creekside

    4838 South Cobb Drive, Smyrna, GA 30080
    (17)
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    Provident Village at Creekside has created a senior living community where residents live vibrantly in Smyrna and Vinings. Conveniently located in Metro Atlanta off of South Cobb Dr, in between East-West Connector and I-285, Provident Village at Creekside is the perfect Assisted Living & Memory Care...

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  • The Social at Vinings

    The Social at Vinings

    2401 Cumberland Parkway Southeast, Atlanta, GA 30339
    (47)
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    Go do more of what you love. Sometimes as you get older, you need a little extra help. At our personal care and memory care community in Atlanta, Georgia, we can assist you with the little things — like simple housekeeping and meals — and with bathing and getting dressed, too. We customize your care...

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  • Summerset Assisted Living

    Summerset Assisted Living

    3711 Benjamin E Mays Dr SW, Atlanta, GA 30331
    (30)
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    Summerset Assisted Living is a senior living community in Atlanta, Georgia that was founded in December of 2000. Here at Summerset we offer families a home away from home that is warm and friendly. The staff is warm and friendly, and we offer plenty of activities for our elderly residents to do....

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  • Arbor Terrace at Cascade

    Arbor Terrace at Cascade

    1001 Research Center Atlanta Drive SW, Atlanta, GA 30331
    (16)
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    Arbor Terrace at Cascade provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Atlanta, Georgia area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized care and...

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  • Eden Hills Personal Care Home

    Eden Hills Personal Care Home

    7892 Rockbridge Road, Lithonia, GA 30058
    (1)
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    Eden Hills Personal Care Home is an assisted living facility in Lithonia, GA. Our facility provides affordable accomodations and assistance for seniors who cannot independently but still desire to enjoy many activities with some support. We offer personal care according to the needs of the...

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  • The Landings at Norcross

    The Landings at Norcross

    680 Holcomb Bridge Rd, Norcross, GA 30071
    (20)
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    The Landings at Norcross is a picturesque senior community located in Norcross, GA. Located in Gwinnett County, it sits on a manicured campus in a residential neighborhood, just a short distance from a number of shopping options and just a few minutes away from highways 85 and 285. The grounds and...

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  • Dogwood Forest of Dunwoody

    Dogwood Forest of Dunwoody

    7400 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, GA 30328
    (19)
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    At Dogwood Forest, we understand that the environment you live in significantly impacts the quality of life that you live. That's why we created our assisted living environments and programs with all of the details that have been clinically proven to produce positive outcomes in the health and lives...

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  • GoldenCrest - Morrow and the Cottage

    GoldenCrest - Morrow and the Cottage

    2160 Lake Harbin Rd, Morrow, GA 30260
    (10)
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    Golden Crest at Morrow, is a warm and loving community conveniently located in the Atlanta, GA area. We are well known for providing exceptional support to both our elderly residents and their loved ones. We believe everyone has purpose, and our program is designed so that every resident feels like...

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  • Woodland Ridge Assisted Living

    Woodland Ridge Assisted Living

    4005 S Cobb Drive DE, Smyrna, GA 30080
    (8)
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    Smyrna's best kept secret . . . is right around the corner! Woodland Ridge Assisted Living & Memory Care , nestled in a charming wooded setting, offers all the comforts of home--and many benefits you wouldn't find at home--for those who need care and assistance with activities of daily living....

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  • Sunrise at Five Forks

    Sunrise at Five Forks

    3997 Five Forks Trickum Road, Lilburn, GA 30047
    (44)
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    Sunrise at Five Forks, a Sunrise Senior Living Community is located in Lilburn, GA close to shopping, physician offices, churches, and major hospitals. At Sunrise, we welcome seniors into a warm, inviting community. We offer a choice of accommodations, from Companion to Two-Bedroom Suites. Each day...

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  • Phoenix at Johnson Ferry

    Phoenix at Johnson Ferry

    9 Sherwood Lane, Marietta, GA 30067
    (26)
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    The Phoenix at Johnson Ferry is a community built on love that spans generations. Located twenty minutes from downtown Marietta, GA in the community of East Cobb. We are dedicated to cultivating a community that invites you to live, love, and thrive. We offer premier services for seniors and those...

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  • Radiance at East Cobb

    Radiance at East Cobb

    200 Village Pkwy NE, Marietta, GA 30067
    (4)
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    Radiance at East Cobb is a community built for people living with dementia and Alzheimer's Disease. We're conveniently located just north of Atlanta in close-in East Cobb near Sandy Springs. Our Memory-Care-only community features 25 suites: both private and studio. Our Private suites have an...

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  • Village Park at Spalding

    Village Park at Spalding

    5701 Spalding Dr, Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
    (9)
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    Village Park at Spalding, in Peachtree Corners, opened September 1, 2015. We are a senior living community designed to offer a blend of independence, active lifestyle and safety for you to enjoy your retirement years, no matter what stage of life you are in. Our campus offers a variety of options...

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  • Gardens of Smyrna

    Gardens of Smyrna

    1418 W Spring St, Smyrna, GA 30080
    (31)
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    The Gardens of Smyrna is a family-owned, licensed memory care community serving the needs of our residents and their families. We strive to create the most supportive environment possible for everyone closely involved in an Alzheimer's or dementia resident's life. We welcome family and friends to...

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  • Sandy Springs Place - MC

    Sandy Springs Place - MC

    1262 Hightower Trail, Atlanta, GA 30350
    (8)
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    At Sandy Springs Place, our pet friendly senior living community, we deliver compassionate care while helping our residents with their daily routine. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time licensed nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide clinical...

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  • Sunrise at Huntcliff Summit II

    Sunrise at Huntcliff Summit II

    8480 Roswell Road, Atlanta, GA 30350
    (22)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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Decatur, Georgia

Memory Care

Memory care services provide support to people who need specialized memory care. A memory care facility complies with specific Alzheimer's-related health and safety guidelines. Organized activities are delivered by caregivers educated specifically on caring for seniors with memory impairments. Alzheimer's living environments possess alarm systems to limit wandering ; a common symptom of Alzheimer's. Basic services offered in memory care may include: social programs and activities, 24-hour staffing and personal assistance, daily meals, and comfortable private or semi-private rooms. The annual median cost for a private room is around $85,775 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $80,209 . The state of Georgia maintains specific statutes related to this type of facility. The The Department of Community Health licenses assisted living communities and personal care homes regulates this type of facility.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to medical facilities is a key factor in determining the right community. In total, there are 2 hospitals located in Decatur which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Decatur include Emory Decatur Hospital and Georgia Regional Hospital Atlanta.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living is a big influence in choosing which care choice works for you or your loved one's needs. Decatur has a sales tax of 4.00%. Monthly, the median cost of rent in Decatur is around $2,101 and the median home value in Decatur is about $422,112. The rent burden for Decatur is about 18.2% of the average person's monthly income.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The air temperature, humidity, and air quality of a location can have a large effect on the health of a senior citizen. The average humidity level for Decatur is around 70%. Humidity levels are highest during the month of August at approximately 74%. Decatur has a humid subtropical type of climate. In the summertime, the temperature in Decatur is approximately 79°F. The summer high peaks at roughly 93°F in August. The lowest summer temperature is around 66°F during the month of June. In the wintertime, the temperature sinks to around 46°F. The highest winter temperature will rise to approximately 58°F during the month of February. The lowest winter temperature is about 35 °F during the month of February. Monthly, Decatur receives about 7 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically occurs in July with an average of 13 inches during the month. In terms of snow fall Decatur gets an average of 1.50 inches of snow in a year. On average, the air quality index rating in Decatur is approximately 41.8. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. The air quality index rating reaches its max during June at approximately 47.4.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Decatur, 15.6% live in poverty, 69.6% participate in the labor force, 5.2% consider themselves widows, and 5.1% do not have health insurance. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Decatur, out of the total population 1.0% practice Judaism, 1.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 1.9% practice Islam. In Decatur, 51.6% are nonbelievers. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Decatur 11.6% practice another Chrisitan faith, 10.0% are Baptists, and 9.8% practice Catholicism. Decatur has a population density of 2,074 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Decatur consists of 23,832 people. The current population of Decatur is growing at a rate of 0.079%. Racially, the population of Decatur is 0.6% Native American, 68.9% white, 4.1% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.0% mixed race, 21.7% black, 3.8% Hispanic, and 0.6% other or not specified. In the previous presidential election, 4.7% voted for a third party candidate, 16.2% voted Republican, and 79.1% voted Democrat in DeKalb county. In terms of crime, Decatur has 1.7 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 23.0 property crimes per 1000 residents. Of the population of Decatur 10.5% have a high-school diploma, 37.4% have a graduate degree, and 71.7% have a college degree. Based on gender, 57.7% are female and 42.3% are male. The median age of Decatur is 36 years old. In Decatur, 19.5% of the population are over the age of 55, 7.7% are over the age of 60, 4.6% are over the age of 70, and 3.7% are over the age of 80. In Decatur, 6.4% of the population are veterans. Decatur is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community.

State Information

An overview of Georgia

The state of Georgia has 151 hospitals and 251 health centers, providing care to a population of 10,626,983. Adventhealth Gordon, Wellstar Paulding Hospital, and And Piedmont Columbus Regional Northside are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Out of a national average of 100, Georgia has a cost of living index rating of 91, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 74. Overall, Georgia ranks 17th out of all states in quality of life and 39th in healthcare. The natural beauty of Georgia is ranked 20th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Georgia ranks 13th in the nation. In Georgia, 26% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. During the latest presidential election, 51% voted for the Republican candidate while 46% voted for the Democratic candidate. In Georgia, 42% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 12,292 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-38%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-17%. In Georgia there are 622 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of Georgia is around 4.17 inches. The most precipitation occurs in August with an average of 8.46 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in Georgia is 37.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of March with a rating of 43.9 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Georgia drops to around 47°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 70°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 24°F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Georgia is around 79°F. The average high summer temperature is around 95°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 57°F in the month of June. On average, the humidity rating for Georgia is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of August. While residents of Georgia mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Georgia can include hurricanes, floods, tornados, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Georgia

The state of Georgia has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of yellow jasmine, maples, red cedar, and scaly-bark. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bass, the salamanders, the brown thrasher, or the cottonmouth snakes. The state animal of Georgia is the north atlantic right whale.