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Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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Find the Right Home Care near McDonough, GA

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

Find the best home care agencies in McDonough to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to McDonough home hospice care. Personalized home care in McDonough can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 249 options for accredited home care in McDonough, GA, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

We are also serving Home Care facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Westridge, Eagles Landing and Overlook. You may also consider nearby communities such as Alpharetta, Atlanta or Austell.

Home Care Facilities near McDonough, GA

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Review ofSunrise of Decatur
5.0

We chose Sunrise of Decatur because of the convenient location of the facility as well as the price was right. The room sizes in memory care are nice size, they do offer shared and private rooms. I think it is a wonderful facility and would recommend them to others looking.

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Review ofLegacy Ridge Neese Road
5.0

At one time I toured the building for my mother sad to said she passed before I could get her in-The one bedroom I looked at was lovely, clean, all resident were out have an activity and were smiling and happy. I feel mom would still be here if I could got her in before she went to rehab.

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Review ofLegacy Ridge at Woodstock
5.0

Our tour with Legacy Ridge was wonderful, the staff were all very accommodating and the facility itself was beautiful.

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Review ofSunrise of Decatur
5.0

We chose Sunrise of Decatur because of the convenient location of the facility as well as the price was right. The room sizes in memory care are nice size, they do offer shared and private rooms. I think it is a wonderful facility and would recommend them to others looking.

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Review ofLegacy Ridge Neese Road
5.0

At one time I toured the building for my mother sad to said she passed before I could get her in-The one bedroom I looked at was lovely, clean, all resident were out have an activity and were smiling and happy. I feel mom would still be here if I could got her in before she went to rehab.

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Review ofLegacy Ridge at Woodstock
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Our tour with Legacy Ridge was wonderful, the staff were all very accommodating and the facility itself was beautiful.

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4 Seasons Home Care - Marietta

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

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
6

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

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$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

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$X,XXX+ monthly
5

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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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SYNERGY HomeCare of North Georgia

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

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$X,XXX+ monthly
8

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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ComForCare Home Care - Northwest Metro Atlanta

6065 Roswell Road, Suite 424, Atlanta, GA 30328

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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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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

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$X,XXX+ monthly
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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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Home Care Assistance - Atlanta

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

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$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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SYNERGY HomeCare of NW Atlanta

5604 Wendy Bagwell Pkwy Ste. 321, Hiram, GA 30141

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

Synergy Homecare of NW Atlanta is your premier provider of in-home care!

4.2(7 reviews)
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Advantage Private Home Care - Atlanta, GA

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

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

3.5(3 reviews)
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A New Well, Inc - Peachtree City

401 Westpark Court Ste. 200, Peachtree City, GA 30269

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

3.0(3 reviews)
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Duluth Healthcare Systems

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

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

4.5(2 reviews)
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Tender Caring Home Services, LLC

3166 Abbey Drive SW, Atlanta, GA 30331

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

3.0(1 review)
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Shelly's Wright Choice

1731 Highway 42 N, Mcdonough, GA 30253

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

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Anointed Touch Healthcare Services

916 Ring-necked Ct, Stockbridge, GA 30281

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

(0 review)
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Love Life and Happiness Care Agency

1115 MT Zion Rd Suite 25, Morrow, GA 30260

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

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Bea's Home Care - Fayetteville, GA

155 Handshaker Court, Fayetteville, GA 30215

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

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Reflections Private Home Care

140 Carnegie Place Ste. 106, Fayetteville, GA 30215

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

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Personal Companions Home Care

220 East Lanier St Ste 7, Fayetteville, GA 30214

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

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Charlotte Web Private Home Care, LLC

1383 Kala Dr., Lithonia, GA 30058

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

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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 McDonough, GA

For senior living options in Georgia, McDonough offers a quiet sanctuary. State nature parks and wildlife areas are located nearby for outdoor enthusiasts to enjoy, and McDonough’s quaint, historic downtown and museums add to its small-town sense of community.

Home care, or in-home care, in McDonough 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.

A Place for Mom’s local Senior Living Advisors can help find the right home care provider in McDonough for you or your loved one.

Cost of Home Care in McDonough, GA

The median monthly cost of a home health aide is about $4,100 in the McDonough area and $3,900 in the state of Georgia, according to Genworth.

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Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in McDonough are rated 4 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 Grocery Clothing
96 97 91 92 97 98

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
$66,042 per year $37,689 per year $51,660 per year $23,478 per year $35,934 per year $2,016 per year $858 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service McDonough include:

Piedmont Henry Hospital

  • Facility type: Governmental, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 340+
  • Specialties: Emergency department, joint replacement, spine surgery

Weather and Climate

McDonough’s climate is classified as humid subtropical, experiencing four distinct seasons with generous precipitation across the year. The average humidity level is 68%, and humidity levels are often highest during September at about 72%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
43°F 53°F 32°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
79°F 90°F 68°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: 51″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median age Percent of population over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
34 9.1% 25,521 1,999 per square mile 2.6

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)
<0.1% 1.4% 64.1% 6.5% <0.1% 6.1% 23.7%

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

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

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

  • Non-discrimination laws in Decatur: 0/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 54/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Henry County

Democratic Republican Other
50.9% 46.6% 2.5%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

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

  • Winsor Gallery
  • Corner Maker
  • C.O. Polk Interactive Museum
  • Henry County Courthouse
  • Heritage Park

Outdoor attractions in McDonough:

  • Big Springs Park
  • Alexander Park
  • Avalon Park
  • Sweetwater Creek State Park
  • Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area
  • Palisades West
  • Southern Belle Farm

McDonough’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • Hood Street Art Center
  • Regal McDonough
  • Bee Pollen Festival
  • Lovejoy Fall Fest
  • Downtown McDonough
  • McDonough Marketplace Shopping Center
  • McDonough West Plaza

Transportation

Henry County Transit operates throughout all of Henry County, offering discounted fares to seniors and providing wheelchair-accessible buses. Taxis and rideshare services, such as Uber and Lyft, are also available in McDonough.

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There are 249 home care agencies near McDonough, Georgia. See the full list.

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