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Find the Right Home Care near Dawsonville, GA

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If you or a loved one wants to age in the comfort of your own home, home care in Dawsonville, GA can offer personal assistance in a familiar setting. Whether an older adult needs more basic elderly home care services in Dawsonville – like help with housekeeping, cooking, and transportation – or requires medical care, A Place for Mom can help.

Find the best home care agencies in Dawsonville to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to Dawsonville home hospice care. Personalized home care in Dawsonville can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 182 options for accredited home care in Dawsonville, GA, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

You may also consider nearby communities such as Alpharetta, Atlanta or Blairsville.

Home Care Facilities near Dawsonville, GA

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Review ofLegacy Ridge Neese Road
5.0

When we toured Legacy Ridge it was under construction because they were renovating the facility, so it was hard to get a good feel on what it was going to look like. But the fact that they were updating it was great!

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Review ofAtria North Point
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I moved from L.A. to Atria North Point two months ago. Love the place, people and staff. I never thought moving to Alpharetta, Georgia would be the right move for me, but I am really happy giving of my time to help by doing an exercise and entertaining the guests.

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I toured with [name removed] for my dad - we have plans to move in June. The new renovations are beautiful.

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Review ofLegacy Ridge Neese Road
5.0

When we toured Legacy Ridge it was under construction because they were renovating the facility, so it was hard to get a good feel on what it was going to look like. But the fact that they were updating it was great!

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Review ofAtria North Point
5.0

I moved from L.A. to Atria North Point two months ago. Love the place, people and staff. I never thought moving to Alpharetta, Georgia would be the right move for me, but I am really happy giving of my time to help by doing an exercise and entertaining the guests.

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I toured with [name removed] for my dad - we have plans to move in June. The new renovations are beautiful.

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4 Seasons Home Care - Marietta

78 Cole St NE, Suite 100, Marietta, GA 30060

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Home Care

Caring for an ailing parent or spouse can feel like a full time job you're not equipped to handle. The time and labor spent on chores, meals, grooming, and doctor’s appointments can be overwhelming — not to mention the fear of emergencies should you need to leave the house.Nursing homes may have...

4.8(28 reviews)

They were terrific. I really enjoyed working with them. They vetted the person and sent a perfect match for my mother....

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Options for Senior America Atlanta

3190 Northeast Expressway #420, Atlanta, GA 30341

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
2

Provides: Home Care

Options For Senior America Corp. started providing home care services in late 1989 to the residents of the Washington, DC metropolitan area. What started as a handful of customers grew substantially due to the personal customer service that the company's management has always been keen to...

4.8(26 reviews)
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Synergy HomeCare - North Atlanta

11380 Southbridge Parkway Suite 225, Alpharetta, GA 30022

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
5

Provides: Home Care

Synergy HomeCare North Atlanta is owned and operated by two caring and faith based women (Sue and Stacy) who have made it their mission to help as many Seniors in their community as possible. Their committment to providing quality caregivers, 24 hour live phone access and guaranteed service is...

4.8(19 reviews)
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Home Care Matters - Flowery Branch, GA

5609 Main Street Suite B, Flowery Branch, GA 30542

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$X,XXX+ monthly
4

Provides: Home Care

4.7(15 reviews)
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Southern Companions LLC - Gainesville

623 Green Street, Gainesville, GA 30501

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$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Home Care

Our company provides quality in home care to elderly, disabled and post operative patients. We pride ourselves in going the extra mile for our patients. We are Georgia state licensed in both home companion/sitter and personal care services. We do not send a caregiver to a home until one of the...

4.1(15 reviews)
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SYNERGY HomeCare of North Georgia

1160 Satellite Boulevard NW, Suite 202, Suwanee, GA 30024

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$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Home Care

SYNERGY HomeCare of North Georgia is an alternative to traditional nursing homes and assisted living facilities, our services are customizable around the demands of your unique situation. Compassionate and courteous, our fully trained caregivers are determined to provide versatile, flexible home...

4.2(7 reviews)

The caregivers were very friendly and did a good job. They were efficient and provided good care. The staff overall wa...

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Pink Hearts Home Care Services, LLC.

214 N. Beckman Ct., Dallas, GA 30132

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$X,XXX+ monthly
3

Provides: Home Care

Pink Hearts Home Care Service provides skilled and non-skilled services to clients who require care and assistance in their homes and temporary places of residence, such hospitals and nursing homes. Our mission is to provide personalized, quality, and compassion care to individuals in the comfort...

3.9(4 reviews)

I can truly say pink hearts ?? give the best care for anyone that needs assistance with their daily needs....

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ComForCare Home Care - Northwest Metro Atlanta

6065 Roswell Road, Suite 424, Atlanta, GA 30328

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$X,XXX+ monthly
2

Provides: Home Care

ComForcare understands that today's busy lifestyles often deprive family members of the time necessary to provide hands on assistance and companionship for their loved ones. Therefore, we want every family we service to have the peace of mind that comes with knowing their loved-ones are safe and...

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AccordCare - Peachtree Corners, GA

3459 Holcomb Bridge Rd., Suite 100, Peachtree Corners, GA 30092

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$X,XXX+ monthly
1

Provides: Home Care

Serving seniors since 1999, A Hand To Hold is the nation's premier provider of professionally led at-home care for seniors. Every family is unique. With our holistic approach to client care and our passion to improve each client's quality of life, our professional Care Managers, experts in...

3.7(49 reviews)
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Right at Home - Alpharetta

4625 Alexander Dr., Suite 210, Alpharetta, GA 30022

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
1

Provides: Home Care

Susan and Rob Brown,Owners Susan and Rob Brown have over 40 years of combined experience in the healthcare industry and operations management. Their extensive expertise in medical market research, sales & marketing, recruiting, project management and strategic planning make for dynamic leadership...

3.8(5 reviews)
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Divine Home Nursing, LLC

2560 Manor Creek Ct, Cumming, GA 30041

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
1

Provides: Home Care

PERSONALIZED HOME CAREAt Divine Home Nursing, we are dedicated to providing the highest quality of care in the home care profession.ARE WE LICENSED?Yes,we are a bonded and insured medical home care agency serving your county and surrounding counties. We provide skilled nursing, infusion therapy...

5.0(1 review)
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Home Care Assistance - Atlanta

4600 Roswell Road Suite E-230, Atlanta, GA 30342

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

Home Care Assistance helps seniors stay independent no matter where they are! Imagine a home care agency that takes the time to sit down with you to understand your needs.  A company dedicated to giving you personal attention at every level.  At Home Care Assistance, that is our goal.We are...

4.4(8 reviews)
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Home Instead Senior Care - Blairsville

702 Pat Haralson Dr, Blairsville, GA 30512

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

Home Instead Senior Care provides in-home non-medical care. We provide assistance with personal care to meal preparation and light housekeeping to transportation. Our CAREGivers receive over 28 hours of continuous education and are bonded, insured, and licensed and have passed extensive...

3.9(4 reviews)
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Advantage Private Home Care - Atlanta, GA

5881 Glenridge Dr. NE Suite 180, Atlanta, GA 30328

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

3.5(3 reviews)
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Duluth Healthcare Systems

1254 Beaver Ruin Rd, #302, Norcross, GA 30093

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

4.5(2 reviews)
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Vidma Care Mission

3045 Whittier Way, Cumming, GA 30040

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

(0 review)
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Forever Home Care LLP

337 Oakview Way, Canton, GA 30114

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

(0 review)
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Amada Senior Care of Lanier

4321 S Lee Street, STE. 400, Buford, GA 30518

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

(0 review)
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Nurturing Caregivers In Home Care LLC

2180 Satellite Blvd Suite 400, Duluth, GA 30097

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

(0 review)
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Sarah Grace Home Care-Kennesaw, GA

1635 Old 41 Hwy NW, Kennesaw, GA 30066

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

(0 review)
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What is home care?

Home care may be the right fit for seniors who want to age in place, but who would benefit from companionship, housekeeping, and help with some activities of daily living (ADLs). Home care is broad and personalized to each senior’s needs. In general, home caregivers may provide:

  • Help with personal care
  • Housekeeping
  • Mobility assistance
  • Laundry
  • Complimentary transportation
  • Nutritious meals
  • Incontinence care and toileting
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Learn More About Home Care in Dawsonville, GA

 

This rural Northern Georgia town offers access to daily resources like shopping centers, restaurants, and health care facilities in a spacious, welcoming setting. Dawsonville businesses, festivals, and museums — like the Annual Mountain Moonshine Festival or the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame — celebrate the area’s local history and culture.

Home care, or in-home care, in Dawsonville is a service which offers compassion and help to seniors who need assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) and wish to remain in their homes. Levels of care vary according to need, and can include companionship, meal prep, cleaning, transportation, and help with ADLs like bathing and dressing. Home care aides are trained to understand the nuances of senior care but generally aren’t licensed to provide medical services.

Cost of Home Care in Dawsonville, GA

The median monthly cost of a home health aide in 2020 was about $4,400 in the Dawsonville area and $4,100 in the state of Georgia, according to Genworth.

 

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Cost of Living

 

The total household expenses associated with living in Dawsonville are rated 10 points below the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated below the average.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Groceries Clothing
90 87 88 87 90 92

 

Income and Housing

Median Income Age 45-64 Median Income Age 65+ Median Household Income Average Individual Income Median Employee Salary Average Property Tax One-bedroom Apartment Gross Rent Estimate
$80,043 per year $35,903 per year $57,565 per year $25,986 per year $39,401 per year $1,419 per year $858 per month

 

 

Local Hospitals

 

The top hospitals that service Dawsonville include:

Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 870+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, arthroscopy

Northside Hospital Forsyth

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 290+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, joint replacement

Piedmont Mountainside Hospital

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 50+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, spine surgery

 

 

Weather and Climate

 

Dawsonville’s climate is classified as humid subtropical, meaning the area experiences hot, humid summers and moderate precipitation throughout the year. The average humidity level is 75%, and humidity levels are often highest during December at about 81%.

 

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
38°F 48°F 28°F

 

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
75°F 86°F 65°F

 

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 89

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average annual precipitation: 61″

 

 

Demographics and Values

 

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
36 20.2% 2,802 336 per square mile 2.5

 

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
0.5% 0.9% 1.1% 5.2% 0.1% 1.5% 91.3%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

 

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the 2020 Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Sandy Springs: 5/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 21/100

 

2016 Presidential Election Results for Dawson County

Democratic Republican Other
12.4% 84.6% 3.0%

 

 

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

 

Some of the most popular museums and historic sites in Dawsonville include:

  • The Bowen Center for the Arts
  • Georgia Racing Hall of Fame
  • Dawson County Historic Courthouse

Outdoor attractions in Dawsonville:

  • Thompson Creek Park
  • Appalachian Trail
  • Dawson Forest Wildlife Management Area
  • Jungle Paradise Daylilies

Dawsonville’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • Regal Dawson
  • Annual Mountain Moonshine Festival
  • Atlanta Motorsports Park
  • North Georgia Premium Outlets

 

Transportation

Dawson Transit operates four buses with ADA-compliant services throughout the county. Taxis and rideshare services are also available in Dawsonville.

Frequently asked questions

Divine Home Nursing, LLC, Tugaloo Home Health and Senior Helpers - Canton, GA are the top rated home care agencies near Dawsonville, Georgia. See full list of communities.

There are 182 home care agencies near Dawsonville, Georgia. See the full list.

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