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Senior housing types near Athens, TN

  • Athens Place

    Athens Place

    120 Keith Ln, Athens, TN 37303
    (13)
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    With the serenity of the Great Smoky Mountains nearby and southern hospitality abound, Athens Place is an ideal location for those looking for quality assistance with their daily routine, while still remaining close to nature. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and...

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  • Dominion Senior Living of Athens

    Dominion Senior Living of Athens

    2090 W Madison Ave, Athens, TN 37370
    (4)
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    A state-of-the-art, brand new community! Dominion Senior Living of Athens offers assisted living services and memory care to seniors living in Athens, Tennessee. Our community is located on a 10-acre property including a scenic pond, walking path and sensory gardens – which all encourage resident...

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  • The Neighborhood at Tellico Village

    The Neighborhood at Tellico Village

    100 Chatuga Drive, Loudon, TN 37774
    (3)
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    The Neighborhood at Tellico Village is a charming senior living community located in Loudon, a bustling town in the Eastern part of the state, 33 miles southwest of Knoxville, in Loudon County. We offer 24-hour nursing available on-site, assisted living and memory / Alzheimer's care. Step inside our...

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  • Brookdale Mount Vernon Drive

    Brookdale Mount Vernon Drive

    1775 Mount Vernon Drive Northwest, Cleveland, TN 37311
    (10)
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    Where Life Is Good No matter where your family member is on life’s journey, you can have peace of mind that they will love living here at our memory care community in Cleveland, Tennessee. Our warm and friendly care team will meet them right where they are, walking alongside them with encouragement...

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  • River Oaks Place - Lenoir City

    River Oaks Place - Lenoir City

    100 Fifth Avenue, Lenoir City, TN 37771
    (18)
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    River Oaks Place is an assisted living facility in Lenoir City, Tennessee. Located above the 'old' portion of Lenori City the facility enjoys gorgeous views of the nature and wildlife around it-in particular the Tellico Lake and Smoky Mountains. River Oaks Place offers a fantastic location for the...

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  • Brookdale Sandy Springs

    Brookdale Sandy Springs

    511 Pearson Springs Road, Maryville, TN 37803
    (21)
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    Home Sweet Home Community events and programs are an integral part of life here at our assisted living and memory care community in the beautiful town of Maryville, Tennessee. Surrounded by beautiful common rooms and spacious accommodations, you can savor everything life has to offer while we handle...

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  • Patriot Hills Assisted Living Facility

    Patriot Hills Assisted Living Facility

    209 Gum Hollow Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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      Enjoy activities in our lovely sun room M-F, leaving the weekend open for family and friend visits and on-site church services on Sunday. Themed activities done occasionally on Saturday so family and friends can participate. Home cooked meals prepared by those who enjoy cooking. Help yourself to...

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  • Elmcroft of Shallowford

    Elmcroft of Shallowford

    7127 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (27)
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    Elmcroft of Shallowford is an assisted living and memory care community with a home like feel that has sixty-seven apartments offering several different styles of living accommodations. Our knowledgeable and experienced nursing staff caters to all our residents' personal and medical needs. We...

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  • Elmcroft of Hamilton Place

    Elmcroft of Hamilton Place

    1502 Gunbarrel Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (19)
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    Elmcroft of Hamilton Place is smaller, quaint Assisted Living and secure Memory Care community located in the cozy city of Chattanooga, Tennessee. They offer accommodations for those who may require assistance in their daily living activities. It is staffed 24 hours a day with trained, seasoned...

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  • Arbor Terrace of Knoxville

    Arbor Terrace of Knoxville

    9051 Cross Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37923
    (7)
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    Arbor Terrace of Knoxville provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Knoxville, Tennessee area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized care...

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  • Raintree Terrace

    Raintree Terrace

    555 Rain Forest Rd, Knoxville, TN 37923
    (27)
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    Raintree Terrace is an assisted living community in Knoxville, Tennessee with all the comforts of home. We will exceed your expectations with our highly trained and experienced staff that provides personal attention to each resident and takes the time to make a difference in their lives. In addition...

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  • Manorhouse Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Manorhouse Assisted Living & Memory Care

    8501 South Northshore Drive, Knoxville, TN 37922
    (29)
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    It is our philosophy that an individual's retirement years should be an extension of the lifestyle enjoyed prior to retirement. We are committed to operating a full service assisted living community that provides our residents with a lifestyle that truly enhances the quality of their lives. We do...

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  • Dominion Senior Living Crossville

    Dominion Senior Living Crossville

    887 Woodlawn Road, Crossville, TN 38555
    (8)
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    Located in Crossville (a suburb of Knoxville), Tennessee, Dominion Senior Living community provides specialized memory care for residents with memory loss, dementia, or Alzheimer's disease. Our Woodlawn Road location in Cumberland County is close enough to State Route 127 that friends and family...

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  • The Groves at Oak Ridge

    734 Emory Valley Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
    (34)
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    Welcome to The Groves at Oak Ridge If you’re ready to spend each day doing what you want and leave housekeeping, laundry and daily chores to someone else, then you’ve come to the right place. At The Groves at Oak Ridge, we offer assisted living and memory care. You can live a life of leisure and...

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  • Elmcroft of West Knoxville

    Elmcroft of West Knoxville

    8024 Gleason Drive, Knoxville, TN 37919
    (31)
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    Welcome to Elmcroft of West Knoxville, located in Knoxville, Tennessee, offering exceptional assisted living and Alzheimer's and dementia care options for seniors. Elmcroft of West Knoxville is an intimate, senior living community designed to provide optimal comfort, care and privacy. Some features...

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  • Deane Hill Place

    Deane Hill Place

    401 Catherine McAuley Way, Knoxville, TN 37919
    (47)
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    Deane Hill Place is a pet friendly Senior Living community just minutes from downtown Knoxville off of I-40, where maintaining your independence is easy with shopping, dining and entertainment at your doorstep. Our community offers our residents the opportunity to thrive in mind and body by...

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  • Atria Weston Place

    Atria Weston Place

    2900 Lake Brook Boulevard, Knoxville, TN 37909
    (32)
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    At Atria Weston Place, you'll find an elegant lifestyle with all the everyday comforts of home. Enjoy an array of special amenities like an ice cream parlor, community garden, library and other inviting common areas. Atria Weston Place is located near many fine restaurants, the West Town Mall and...

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  • The Terrace at Mountain Creek

    The Terrace at Mountain Creek

    1005 Mountain Creek Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37405
    (42)
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    From the moment you enter The Terrace at Mountain Creek you can see and feel the difference. Tastefully appointed, the grand lobby is home to our friendly concierge, and seating is arranged for easy conversation. Your meals will be prepared fresh daily and served restaurant style by our...

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  • Williamsburg Villas

    Williamsburg Villas

    3020 Heatherton Way, Knoxville, TN 37920
    (7)
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    Nestled in the beautiful mountains of East Tennessee, Williamsburg Villas has provided more than merely an assisted living residence for over 16 years. Specializing in the care of various levels of dementia, our community consists of six small, secure villas. Our home-like atmosphere and very...

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  • Alexian Village of Tennessee Assisted Living

    100 James Blvd, Signal Mountain, TN 37377
    (1)
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    Alexian Village of Milwaukee is sponsored by the Alexian Brothers, an 800 year old Catholic religious order committed to quality and compassionate care for seniors. Situated on 60 acres in Milwaukee’s Historic Granville neighborhood, Alexian Village boasts of apartments of all sizes ranging from...

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  • Dalton Place

    Dalton Place

    1300 West Waugh Street, Dalton, GA 30720
    (39)
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    Dalton Place is located in a tree filled neighborhood in Dalton, Georgia. We are less than a mile east of Johns Mountain Wildlife area with its myriad of recreational opportunities. We offer a thoughtful, warm and loving environment designed to promote independence and dignity. Our caring staff...

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  • The Courtyards at Knoxville - The Orchards

    The Courtyards at Knoxville - The Orchards

    815 E Inskip Dr, Knoxville, TN 37912
    (8)
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    Continuum Courtyards is a small, family - style community. We have 16 private rooms. We do accept couples. We have a large sunroom surrounded by three walls of windows, an enclosed yard and a vegetable garden. Our home is set in a residential community and is surrounded by huge old trees. We...

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  • Thrive at Brow Wood

    Thrive at Brow Wood

    37 Brock Rd, Lookout Mountain, GA 30750
    (7)
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    Welcome to Thrive and a fresh perspective on senior living. Over a decade ago Thrive Senior Living took a hard look at traditional senior living. We quickly knew we would not want to visit most of these places, let alone live there; so, we created communities where Elders would not only love to live...

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  • Maple Court

    Maple Court

    7545 Thunder Lane, Powell, TN 37849
    (28)
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    When in-home care isn't enough, choosing the right care for your loved one is important. Maple Court focuses on caring for the individual with programs that can be tailored specifically to your loved one's needs. We are committed to providing a secure environment that promotes dignity and maintains...

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  • Trinity Hills of Knoxville

    Trinity Hills of Knoxville

    4611 Asheville Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37914
    (8)
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    Trinity Hills of Knoxville offers Assisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, and Adult Day Care in an environment that feels like home providing the privacy and security you desire.  Our staff works around the clock to assist with your needs and to ensure your well-being.  Trinity...

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  • Elmcroft of Halls

    Elmcroft of Halls

    7521 Andersonville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37938
    (15)
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    Elmcroft of Halls Knoxville is located just a quarter of a mile north of the original Halls Crossroads of Andersonville Pike and Emory Road in northern Knox County. An inviting, homespun community, much like the surrounding countryside, Elmcroft of Halls is home to warm hearts and panoramic views of...

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  • Mountainbrook Assisted Living LLC

    Mountainbrook Assisted Living LLC

    700 Markhill Dr, Sevierville, TN 37862
    (11)
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    MountainBrook Village is a retirement community nestled in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains. Featuring all ground level apartments, we are located on 14 acres along the west prong of the Little Pigeon River. We have an active community of independent residents with a full activity calendar that...

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  • Dominion Senior Living of Sevierville

    Dominion Senior Living of Sevierville

    1102 Medical Park Court, Sevierville, TN 37862
    (15)
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    When in-home care isn't enough, choosing the right care for your loved one is important. Dominion Senior Living of Sevierville focuses on caring for the individual with programs that can be tailored specifically to your loved one's needs. We are committed to providing a secure environment that...

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  • Brookdale Sevierville

    Brookdale Sevierville

    1020 Middle Creek Road, Sevierville, TN 37862
    (15)
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    Something for Everyone With custom care plans, beautiful accommodations, a fun-filled events calendar and a care team on campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week to make sure your every need is met, our assisted living and memory care community gives you all the freedom and independence you crave....

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  • Provident Village at Canton

    Provident Village at Canton

    1100 Reinhardt College Pkwy, Canton, GA 30114
    (14)
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    Provident Village at Canton has created a senior living community where residents live vibrantly in Cherokee County, Georgia. Only 40 miles north of downtown Atlanta, Canton is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. A charming location for friends and family to visit, Canton's Main...

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  • The Waterford at Hidden Lake

    The Waterford at Hidden Lake

    3100 Hidden Valley Drive, Canton, GA 30114
    (19)
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    Relish in the rich history of Canton when taking up residence at The Waterford at Hidden Lake. Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Canton boasts a modern mountain lodge feel with custom decor, a private lake stocked with fish and...

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  • Cameron Hall - Canton

    Cameron Hall - Canton

    240 Marietta Highway, Canton, GA 30114
    (21)
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    At Cameron Hall, we are proud to offer our residents more than just a place to live; we offer the warmth and caring of a true home. We are dedicated to providing the atmosphere needed to help our residents live independently yet provide the dignified, personal care and assistance they need with...

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  • Gracemont

    Gracemont

    4960 Jot-Em-Down Road, Cumming, GA 30041
    (36)
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    Gracemont Assisted Living Gracemont Senior Living is a senior community located on the northern border of Georgia in the town of Cumming. Gracemont is located in a lightly populated rural countryside that is dotted with small forests and neighbors Dunroven Lake. The nearby city of Gainesville offers...

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  • Gardens of Gainesville

    Gardens of Gainesville

    3315 Thompson Bridge Rd, Gainesville, GA 30506
    (28)
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    The Gardens of Gainesville is situated at the base of the North Georgia Mountains on the outskirts of downtown Gainesville and a short distance from Lake Lanier. Offering Independent Senior Living (with services available), Assisted Living and Memory Care, The Gardens of Gainesville offers true...

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  • Waldrop Residences

    Waldrop Residences

    89 Burnt Hickory Road, Cartersville, GA 30120
    (4)
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    Waldrop Residences is a lovely senior living community located in the picturesque and quaint Cartersville, Georgia. Cartersville is a township located against the Allatoona Dam and right next to the so-formed Lake Allatoona. The Etowah River also borders the town. As such, there are numerous...

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  • Wellington Manor Assisted Living

    Wellington Manor Assisted Living

    375 Hedrick Dr, Newport, TN 37821
    (16)
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    Wellington Manor Assisted Living is an exceptional memory care and assisted living community in Newport Tennessee. Nestled in the mountains of East Tennessee on the Pigeon River, Newport is a vibrant city with stunning scenic views, a historic downtown area and an abundance of opportunities for...

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  • Manor Lake BridgeMill

    Manor Lake BridgeMill

    131 Holly Street, Canton, GA 30114
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    Welcome to Manor Lake BridgeMill, Canton’s newest assisted living and memory care community. Locally owned and operated, we offer a true family experience to those we serve. Our single-story common core design is easy for our seniors to navigate, and offers a variety of studio and one-bedroom...

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  • Seven Hills Place

    Seven Hills Place

    279 Technology Pkwy NW, Rome, GA 30165
    (12)
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    A great place to call home! At Enlivant, we honor the commitments we make to our residents and their families. Our goal is to enhance our resident's quality of life by providing a warm, caring environment that fosters independence, dignity and choice of each resident. Our residents are often seen...

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  • The Retreat at Canton

    The Retreat at Canton

    3333 E Cherokee Dr, Canton, GA 30115
    (4)
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    We are a family owned and operated Assisted Living in Memory Care located in Hickory Flat, Georgia.

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  • The Arbor at BridgeMill

    The Arbor at BridgeMill

    700 Freedom Boulevard, Canton, GA 30114
    (8)
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    The Arbor at BridgeMill provides the highest quality of geriatric care, assisted and independent living in the Canton, Georgia area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized...

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  • The Springhouse at Cartersville (Opening Spring 2020)

    The Springhouse at Cartersville (Opening Spring 2020)

    20 Tellus Drive, Cartersville, GA 30120
    (1)
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    The Spring House at Cartersville , is one of Metro Atlanta’s newest Assisted living and Memory Care communities located in the North Suburbs of Atlanta in Cartersville Georgia. Our community is conveniently located off I-75, at exit 293 next to the Tellus Science Museum, only a few minutes from...

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  • Lanier Place

    Lanier Place

    440 Tribble Gap Road, Cumming, GA 30040
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    Lanier Place is known for being warm, inviting, and active. We are located in the center of Cumming, Georgia, south of the Sawnee Mountain Preserve and near many other parks and recreational areas. Our residents enjoy the local shopping and entertainment offered in Cummings, including the popular...

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  • Oaks at Towne Lake

    Oaks at Towne Lake

    4580 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
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    Family-owned and operated Oaks Senior Living is proud to announce the development of its newest assisted living and Alzheimer’s care community in the Towne Lake area of Woodstock, GA. The 5-acre senior living community is expected to be completed Summer 2017. Its convenient location offers service...

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  • Camellia Place

    Camellia Place

    294 Rope Mill Rd, Woodstock, GA 30188
    (30)
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    Welcome to a new kind of assisted living that opened in May 2016. Camellia Place is a distinctive neighborhood of six single-story homes and a community house. Each home features 16 individual suites with walk-in closets and private baths as well as gated courtyards and front porches. A community...

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  • The Waterford at Oakwood

    The Waterford at Oakwood

    4251 Hudson Drive, Oakwood, GA 30566
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    Pave the way to a carefree life when choosing to reside at The Waterford at Oakwood with today's most desired amenities and thoughtful features. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our Assisted Living and Memory Care residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually and...

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  • The Reserve at Towne Lake

    1962 Eagle Drive, Woodstock, GA 30189
    (13)
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    At The Reserve at Towne Lake, involvement in the surrounding community is important to us. Each year our residents, their families, community members and our staff combine skills on a variety of projects, intergenerational programs, volunteering, and fundraising efforts creating partnerships that...

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  • The Holbrook of Woodstock (Opening Fall 2020)

    13682 Highway 92, Woodstock, GA 30188
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    At Holbrook Woodstock, we have 300 custom designed apartments and 16 state of the art cottages on a 21 acres campus. With our leadership team, we have over 100 years experience in the senior living industry. Our vision is to create, develop, serve and inspire life giving residences; buildings of...

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  • Gardens of Shiloh Point

    Gardens of Shiloh Point

    7955 Majors Road, Cumming, GA 30041
    (16)
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    Our newest community, Dogwood Forest of Cumming is located in Cumming, Ga., not too far from Ga. 400. Dogwood Forest of Cumming offers superior care in a well-designed living environment consistent with what Dogwood Forest communities are known for. Our living environments have all of the details...

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  • Legacy Ridge Neese Road

    Legacy Ridge Neese Road

    756 Neese Road, Woodstock, GA 30188
    (36)
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    Define your day every day. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, Brookdale Neese Rd Woodstock with both personal care home and memory care in Woodstock, Georgia, could be right for you. Our Alzheimer’s and dementia...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Woodstock

    Merrill Gardens at Woodstock

    12730 Hwy 92 E, Woodstock, GA 30188
    (12)
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    This beautiful community outside Atlanta oozes southern charm with all the modern conveniences - including spacious apartments with washers and dryers and full kitchens in most units, a theater, wine bar style bistro and lots of cozy common areas. Relax with friends in the landscaped courtyard or...

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Athens, Tennessee

Memory Care

Memory care services administer aid to persons who require specialized cognitive support. This style of facility provides specialized assistance in a facility especially built with a variety of safety features. Dementia living facilities maintain secured areas to limit wandering; a symptom of Alzheimer's. Basic services offered in memory care may include: housekeeping and laundry service, comfortable private or semi-private rooms, social programs and activities, and medication management. Organized activities are delivered by caregivers trained explicitly on providing aid for seniors with cognitive deficiencies. The annual median cost for a private room is around $87,600 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $82,037 . The state of Tennessee has specific standards associated with this kind of facility. The The Tennessee Department of Health and Board for Licensing Health Care Facilities regulates this type of facility.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living is a major factor in determining which location is best for your family. The rent burden for Athens is around 14.6% of the average monthly income. Athens has a median home value of about $143,301 and the median cost of rent is around $632 per month.

Demographics and Values

In Athens, 8.4% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Athens, 19.1% have some form of disability, 26.3% live in poverty, 9.9% do not have health insurance, and 10.9% consider themselves widows. Demographically, Athens is 5.2% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.2% Asian, 1.4% other or not specified, 8.0% black, 0.4% Native American, 86.3% white, and 2.7% mixed race. Out of the total city population, 52.2% are female and 47.8% are male. The median age of Athens is 37 years old. Athens has a population density of 338 people per square mile. In terms of education, 7.2% have a graduate degree, 39.4% have a high-school diploma, and 20.4% have a college degree.

State Information

An overview of Tennessee

The state of Tennessee has 124 hospitals and 157 health centers, providing care to a population of 6,831,785. Williamson Medical Center, Unity Medical Center, and And Baptist Memorial Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. In terms of resources, Tennessee has a cost of living index of 89.5, a grocery index rating of 93.3, and a housing index rating of 80.2. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. Residents of Tennessee enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 37th in the United States. Overall, Tennessee ranks 30th in quality of life and 43rd in healthcare compared to other US states.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 61% of Tennessee residents voted Republican and 35% voted Democrat. In terms of religion, 51% of Tennessee residents attend religious services among the 11,542 different congregations that are available in the state. 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-52%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. In Tennessee there are 505 masonic lodges. In Tennessee, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. In terms of diversity, Tennessee ranks 32nd in the nation.

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in Tennessee is around 76°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 55°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 39°F. The average high winter temperature is around 56°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 22°F in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Tennessee is 36.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of June with a rating of 46.5 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Tennessee is around 4.46 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.69 inches. Tennessee experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of August. While residents of Tennessee mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Tennessee can include earthquakes (moderate), tornados, and and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Tennessee

The state of Tennessee has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of shortleaf pine, black crappie, gum maple, and cypress. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the songbirds, the waterfowl, the largemouth bass, or the paddlefish. The state animal of Tennessee is the raccoon.