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Senior housing types near Ellijay, GA

  • Cameron Hall - Ellijay

    Cameron Hall - Ellijay

    114 Penland Street, Ellijay, GA 30540
    (3)
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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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  • Victory Village

    Victory Village

    3650 Salem Church Road, Jasper, GA 30143
    (4)
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    VICTORY VILLAGE HAS BEEN IN BUSINESS SINCE 2009. STAFF AN OWNER HAS OVER 30 YEARS COMBINED EXPERIENCE IN SENIOR CARE. WE ARE A 6 BED FACILITY. LOCATED IN THE BEAUTIFUL NORTH GA MOUNTAINS WITH SCENIC VIEW YEAR ROUND. ONLY MINUTES FROM DOWNTOWN SHOPS AND PARKS AND HOSPITAL. COME TAKE A TOUE OR OUR...

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  • The Oaks at Fairmount

    The Oaks at Fairmount

    2462 Hwy 411 SE, Fairmount, GA 30139
    (9)
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    Looking for a residential living community with the feel of a country inn? Come visit us at The Oaks, located in the quaint town of Fairmount. We have 24 private bedrooms with several shared common areas. A peaceful setting with nutritional Southern style meals.

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  • Southern Haven

    279 Haig Mill Rd NW, Dalton, GA 30721
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    Southern Haven features breathtaking views of the Blue Ridge Mountains to the East and a private lake on the West with resident Canadian Geese. The Administrator is an RN with a background in neurology and ICU. We feature a small residential home with 13 beds allowing for a low caregiver to resident...

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  • Pleasant Valley Personal Care

    Pleasant Valley Personal Care

    510 Reed Rd NW, Dalton, GA 30720
    (3)
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    Pleasant Valley Retirement Home is located in a beautiful country setting among the gently sloping hills of North Dalton.  The focus at Pleasant Valley is to provide the services, security and social interaction for seniors to have an enriched life during their golden years. Pleasant Valley...

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  • Morningside of Dalton

    Morningside of Dalton

    2470 Dug Gap Road Southwest, Dalton, GA 30720
    (3)
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    Located on twenty-one acres in the heart of the North Georgia Mountains, Morningside of Dalton is conveniently located off I-75. We offer several different styles of spacious apartments with twenty-four hour care committed to excellence. We are home to many seniors who value their independence and...

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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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  • 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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  • The Lighthouse Personal Care Home

    The Lighthouse Personal Care Home

    206 Blue Mountain Pkwy, Rocky Face, GA 30740
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    The Lighthouse PCH is a licensed residential care home located in a quiet, settled residential neighborhood in Rocky Face, Georgia. We are a family business offering 24 hour one-on-one tender loving care with onsite experienced, professional registered nurse.

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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 premier 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 floor...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Country Gardens Lanier

    Country Gardens Lanier

    255 Elm St, Cumming, GA 30040
    (48)
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    Country Gardens Lanier Country Gardens Lanier offers a beautiful senior living community home for those who are looking to live in Cumming, GA. Our community is in close proximity to several beautiful parks, the library, senior center, great shopping, the Cumming Aquatic Center and Veterans War...

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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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  • Oaks at Towne Lake

    Oaks at Towne Lake

    4580 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
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    Oaks at Towne Lake is nestled on 5.6 acres next to the Rose Creek Library on Towne Lake Parkway, with 57 assisted-living and 29 memory-care apartments. Each aspect of the Towne Lake community has been built with the best interests of elders in mind, fulfilling a mission that CEO Alex Salabarria and...

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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 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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  • Insignia of Towne Lake

    Insignia of Towne Lake

    1835 Eagle Drive, Woodstock, GA 30189
    (14)
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    Insignia of Towne Lake offers three types of apartment homes for seniors – deluxe studios, one-bedroom apartments (includes separate living room and private screened porch), and two-bedroom apartments – all with kitchenettes. This affordable community offers a safe and loving home-like environment...

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  • Morningside of Cleveland

    Morningside of Cleveland

    2900 Westside Drive Northwest, Cleveland, TN 37312
    (6)
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    Located near Interstate 75, Morningside of Cleveland is a community of neighbors, each with a lifetime of experiences to share. It is more than a place to live it is a place for living! We offer all the comforts of home combined with individualized assistance. Our Healthy Generation philosophy is a...

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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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  • 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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  • Brookdale Cleveland

    Brookdale Cleveland

    2745 Executive Park Northwest, Cleveland, TN 37312
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    All the Comforts of Home Is there anything more frustrating than canceling on your friends because the sink is leaking or declining a social invitation because the laundry is piling up? When you decide to move into our assisted living community, you never have to worry about missing out on fun...

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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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  • Artistry Care

    1120 Wiley Bridge Rd, Woodstock, GA 30188
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    At Artistry Care Home, the quality of life for our residents is our top priority. HEALTH Our residents‘ health and safety is a priority goal for us, and our approach is to individualize care centered around the resident. From coordination of medical care, preparation of meal services, to assisting...

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  • Amazing Life Personal Care Home

    Amazing Life Personal Care Home

    647 Sunshine Trace, Acworth, GA 30102
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    Our beautiful community is located in a quiet family neighborhood and close to so many amenities like shops, post office, restaurants, schools etc. The community was established with a vision to provide our residents with the utmost care that they need for their overall well being. In our community,...

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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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  • Legacy Ridge at Woodstock

    Legacy Ridge at Woodstock

    1000 Professional Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30188
    (28)
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    Enjoy An Active Lifestyle When you walk through the doors at our assisted living and memory care community in Woodstock, Georgia, you will quickly discover a vibrant and active group of seniors who are eager to embrace this season of life with passion.  Tucked within the beautiful and historic...

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  • Benton House Woodstock

    Benton House Woodstock

    3385 Trickum Road, Woodstock, GA 30188
    (20)
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    Welcome to the new Benton House of Woodstock! A beautiful senior living community full of warmth, decorated with fine furnishings, stunning artwork and more often than not the scent of something delicious baking in the kitchen. A place where independence thrives but help is just a call away. Benton...

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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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  • Green Park Personal Care Home 2

    Green Park Personal Care Home 2

    5292 Bells Ferry Road, Acworth, GA 30102
    (5)
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    Green Park personal care home is an assisted living that provides a loving home for our senior residents. Green Park Personal Care Home also help the residents live a better life and it is our belief that seniors stay healthier longer in an active and safe environment. Our activities coordinator...

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  • Arbor Terrace at Crabapple

    Arbor Terrace at Crabapple

    12200 Crabapple Road, Alpharetta, GA 30004
    (10)
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    1 of only 5 communities currently under the 2013 upgraded ALC licensing through the state of Georgia.

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  • Addington Place of Alpharetta

    Addington Place of Alpharetta

    762 North Main Street, Alpharetta, GA 30009
    (15)
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    Welcome to the new Welcome to the new Addington Place of Alpharetta! An elegant senior living community full of warmth, decorated with fine furnishings, stunning artwork and more often than not the scent of something delicious baking in the kitchen. A place where independence thrives but help is...

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  • Village Park Milton NOW OPEN

    Village Park Milton NOW OPEN

    555 Wills Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30009
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    Village Park Milton is a former equestrian property, with pieces and parts of the new community re- purposed from the former. The goal of the community is the whole person. This is achieved through chef-led dining, health and wellness and an active social life. Come join us!

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  • Morningside of Alpharetta

    Morningside of Alpharetta

    253 N Main St, Alpharetta, GA 30009
    (33)
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    Five Star Senior Living with approximately 300 communities nationally manages Morningside of Alpharetta. The community opened in 1997 as Dogwood Forest. We are a senior living community in the beautiful city of Alpharetta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Our sophisticated, home-like community sits on...

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  • Towne Club Windermere

    Towne Club Windermere

    3950 Towne Club Windermere, Cumming, GA 30041
    (19)
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    Towne Club Windermere is a resort style retirement community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care. Our mission is to create the opportunity for engaged and liberating senior living in a resort-style residential community for active older adults who wish to continue to a...

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  • The Georgian Lakeside

    The Georgian Lakeside

    1070 Hardscrabble Rd, Roswell, GA 30075
    (24)
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    How is the Georgian Lakeside unique? * LPN on each shift in assisted living and memory care * All inclusive pricing: The monthly charge already includes ALL care, utilities (even cable), meals, laundry and housekeeping services, scheduled transportation and activities. * Since care is included...

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  • Assisted Living at Standifer Place

    Assisted Living at Standifer Place

    2636 Walker Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421
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    At Standifer Place, the abilities and individual requirements of each resident are assessed prior to admission. The goal is to provide each resident with the assistance necessary to remain safe and healthy while encouraging independence and activity. Residents get personalized care at an affordable...

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  • Lambert Manor Care Home

    Lambert Manor Care Home

    4410 Lambert Dr. NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    (12)
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    This community is intended to nurture both social and private activities. Our capacity is just 3 residents, which means that everybody receives personalized care in a private home environment that feels warm and immediately familiar. Lambert Manor is privately owned and operated - the owner is on...

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  • Canterfield of Kennesaw

    Canterfield of Kennesaw

    4381 Bells Ferry Rd, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    (8)
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    At Canterfield of Kennesaw, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. Free resident parking and guest parking available at our location. All...

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  • The Phoenix at Roswell

    The Phoenix at Roswell

    11725 Pointe Place, Roswell, GA 30075
    (16)
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    Phoenix Senior Living of Roswell is a unique assisted living community offering an affordable, residential care alternative to seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. We encourage you to compare our services and care options with those found at other assisted living communities...

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  • Elmcroft of Hamilton Place

    Elmcroft of Hamilton Place

    1502 Gunbarrel Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (19)
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    We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and always. We are now offering Virtual Tours of our communities via Skype, Zoom and Google Duo. If you’re...

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  • Village Park of Alpharetta

    Village Park of Alpharetta

    12300 Morris Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30005
    (8)
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    WE ARE NOW OPEN! Welcome to Village Park - where days are for rediscovering and reconnecting, recreation is an art worth mastering and relaxation is always well deserved. We call it Next-Level Senior Living. You'll just call it home. NOW OPEN in the heart of Alpharetta. We offer bungalows, cottages,...

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  • The Phoenix at James Creek

    The Phoenix at James Creek

    90 Ruth Lane, Cumming, GA 30041
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    The phoenix at James Creek is a NEW state of the art Assisted Living and Memory Care community opening in the Fall of 2018. We are located at the corner of James Burgess Road and Ruth Lane near 20 and the Chattahoochee River in Cumming. We are very close to Sugar Hill, Buford and Johns Creek and...

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  • Celebration Village Forsyth

    Celebration Village Forsyth

    3000 Celebration Blvd, Suwanee, GA 30024
    (3)
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    Celebration Village is a Masterpiece Senior Living Community that promotes individualized growth in older adults. We do this by facilitating areas of engagement through spiritual, intellectual, physical and social enrichment. Celebration Village Forsyth has 5 distinct neighborhoods: Active Adult...

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  • Inspired Living at Alpharetta

    Inspired Living at Alpharetta

    11450 Morris Road, Alpharetta, GA 30005
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    Inspired Living at Alpharetta is a vibrant and innovative community that offers assisted living, memory care, and independent living options. Whether you are active and independent, need a little assistance, or require personalized memory care, you can be assured that we will help design a rewarding...

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  • Southern Oaks Assisted Living

    Southern Oaks Assisted Living

    7230 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (14)
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    Southern Oaks Assisted Living is an assisted living community located in the great city of Chattanooga, TN. This assisted living community offers a safe home to those who are in need of daily assistance, and it provides those individuals with a home in a city that is full of entertainment options....

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Ellijay, Georgia

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities offer residential living communities and aid for persons who need support with things such as taking medication or mobility. Assisted living communities usually provide outings for leisurely activity, support with the activities of daily life, and supervision of care. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide nursing, continuing care, or hospice. In Georgia, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $135,450 . The state of Georgia has specific regulations associated with this kind of community. The Department of Community Health licenses assisted living communities and personal care homes supervises this community type. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include administration of medications by a certified medication aide, described as personal services, assisted living care, and the provision of assisted self-preservation. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include at least three meals, one nutritious snack, and any therapeutic diets ordered by a resident's health care provider must be provided each day. Public assistance is available through 1915(c) Medicaid Waiver programs- ) the Community Care Services Program is managed by the Department of Community Health's Division of Medical Assistance Plans and partners with the Division of Aging Services and the Service Options Using Resources in a Community Environment (SOURCE) program. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include cognitive and functionally able residents may self-administer medications , assisting residents with self-administration, and applying topical medications. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to guarantee their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as assessment to determine the residents cognitive and behavioral impairments, assessment to determine the resident's medical needs, assessment to determine the resident's physical care needs, and assessment to determine the resident's functional capacity with regard to ADLs. Staff members receive education in a variety of subjects. These include: emergency first-aid and CPR, Medical and social needs and characteristics of the resident population, emergency preparedness, and 24 hours of continuing education during the first year and 16 hours annually thereafter. The minimum number of residents for this community type is 25. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood where a senior care community is located can have a huge influence on community price. Cost of living is a big influence in selecting which care choice is the best fit for you or your loved one's needs. Ellijay has a median home value of about $166,009 and the median cost of rent is around $829 per month. The rent burden for Ellijay is around 17.9% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Ellijay has a population density of 187 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Ellijay is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.0% Native American, 69.6% white, 0.9% mixed race, 50.4% Hispanic, 9.5% black, 0.2% Asian, and 19.8% other or not specified. In Ellijay, 16.8% have some form of disability, 9.7% are widowed, 31.0% do not have health insurance, and 25.2% live in poverty. In terms of education, 3.4% have a graduate degree, 11.0% have a college degree, and 32.3% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total city population, 56.6% are male and 43.4% are female. The median age of Ellijay is 33 years old. In Ellijay, 6.1% of the citizens are veterans.

State Information

An overview of Georgia

In terms of resources, Georgia has a cost of living index of 91.2, a grocery index rating of 96.9, and a housing index rating of 73.8. 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. The natural beauty of Georgia is ranked 20th in the nation. The state of Georgia has 151 hospitals and 251 health centers, providing care to a population of 10,626,983. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Adventhealth Gordon, Wellstar Paulding Hospital, and And Piedmont Columbus Regional Northside. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Georgia citizen is ranked 17th nation-wide. Additionally, Georgia is ranked 39th by healthcare standards.

Social demographics of the state

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 Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-38%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-17%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Georgia there are 622 masonic lodges. The state of Georgia ranks 13th in the country for diversity. The median age in the state is 37, and 26% of the population is over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in Georgia is around 79F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 57F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Georgia drops to around 47F. The average high winter temperature is around 70F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 24F during the month of January. On average, Georgia has an air quality index rating of around 37.8 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of March with a rating of around 43.9 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 75%. The most precipitation occurs in August with an average of 8.46 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 4.17 inches of precipitation a month. 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, tornadoes, 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 Red Cedar, Yellow Jasmine, Sweetgum, and Flowering Quince. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Eastern Diamondback, the Bass, the Copperhead Snakes, or the Salamanders. The state animal of Georgia is the North Atlantic Right Whale.