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Oaks at Ellijay

114 Penland St, Ellijay, GA 30540

4.4
(4 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Proudly serving the Ellijay, Blue Ridge, Jasper, & North Georgia area since 2009, Cameron Hall is honored to offer our residents more than just a place to live; we offer the warmth and caring of home. With over 70 years of combined experience in senior care, we are dedicated to providing the...

Manor Lake Ellijay NOW OPEN

85 Highland Ridge Rd, East Ellijay, GA 30540

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Caring For Seniors Is Our MissionIf you’re worried about a senior parent, you’ll find relief at Manor Lake Ellijay. Care at Manor Lake Ellijay is more than just meals and medications. It includes serving the Body, Mind and Spirit of a senior – because care is physical, emotional, and...

Camellia Place

294 Rope Mill Rd, Woodstock, GA 30188

4.9
(81 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

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...

Brookdale Chambrel Roswell

1000 Applewood Drive, Roswell, GA 30076

4.3
(80 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Here, you can do more of what you love.Whether you’re looking for independent living, a personal care home or memory care, our senior living community in Roswell, Georgia, has care options to meet your changing needs. You’ll have the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it. When it comes to...

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Antebellum James Burgess

1520 James Burgess Rd, Suwanee, GA 30024

4.1
(66 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Legacy Ridge Neese Road

756 Neese Road, Woodstock, GA 30188

4.3
(57 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Come and see Legacy Ridge at Neese Road's new renovations.

Sunabella of Towne Lake

1835 Eagle Dr, Woodstock, GA 30189

4.6
(52 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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

Northstar Place

3250 Quick Water Landing, Kennesaw, GA 30144

4.0
(61 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Northstar Place is located in Kennesaw, Georgia, just two miles south of Lake Acworth. Our community is in a beautiful wooded setting and resident rooms have views of the trees or of our flower filled courtyard. We have large outdoor spaces where residents can enjoy sitting in the sun with...

Country Gardens Lanier

255 Elm St, Cumming, GA 30040

4.3
(51 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

Oaks at Hampton

5610 Hampton Park Drive, Cumming, GA 30041

4.3
(46 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Oaks at Hampton is proud to be an Eden Alternative® certified assisted living and memory care community located in Cumming, Georgia. The Eden registry exists to honor those organizations that have made a formal commitment to transforming traditional methods of care into an approach that puts the...

Dalton Place

1300 West Waugh Street, Dalton, GA 30720

4.2
(47 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

The Villas at Canterfield

815 Atlanta Highway, Cumming, GA 30040

4.1
(49 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Villas at Canterfield is a senior living community located in a quiet, upscale and unique neighborhood in Cumming, Georgia which is in Forsyth County. It was planned for convenience and offers a luxury home atmosphere with a world class standard of living. The community has spacious,...

The Georgian Lakeside

1070 Hardscrabble Rd, Roswell, GA 30075

4.8
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

Charter Senior Living of Buford

4450 Old Hamilton Mill Road, Buford, GA 30518

3.4
(55 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Built for One Thing: YouOur community is designed from the ground up to provide you with the perfect canvas on which you can paint your best senior living life. Choose us for your next home sweet home and you can trade the worries and hassles that often come with living at home for a better, more...

Sunrise At Ivey Ridge

2950 Old Alabama Road, Alpharetta, GA 30022

3.3
(52 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

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

Oaks at Post Road

3875 Post Road, Cumming, GA 30040

4.4
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Oaks at Post Road is a proud recipient of the Forsyth County News, Best of Forsyth - Reader's Choice Award for 2019 and 2020. Each aspect of the community has been built with the best interests of elders in mind, fulfilling a mission that CEO Alex Salabarria and his father began more than two...

Legacy Ridge at Woodstock

1000 Professional Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30188

4.0
(43 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Enjoy An Active LifestyleWhen 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...

Heritage of Sandy Plains

3039 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta, GA 30066

4.2
(40 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

At our assisted living and memory care community, you’ll find a warm and welcoming environment where all your goals are within reach. Learn more about our Marietta, GA senior living community and our exceptional staff.Live with purpose: The assisted living and memory care community at Heritage of...

Dogwood Forest of Acworth

4461 South Main Street, Acworth, GA 30101

4.4
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Dogwood Forest of Acworth is located in one of the most stunning areas of Acworth, GA. Nestled in historic downtown, this senior living community provides seniors with new accommodations to help them cope with Alzheimer's and dementia. The community works to produce a positive outcome in the life...

St. Ives Memory Care

5835 Medlock Bridge Rd, Johns Creek, GA 30022

4.7
(35 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

St. Ives Memory Care, a licensed Memory Care/Assisted Living Community, has been serving residents in Johns Creek and the surrounding areas for over 20 years. We are convenient to Fulton, Forsyth and Gwinnett counties. Through the years we have established deep roots as a result of strong...

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What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
Complete guide to nursing homes

Ellijay, Georgia

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a community that offers housing to at least two seniors who are not related by blood or by marriage to the administrator. This type of complex provides its residents with care administered by registered nurses. These caregivers provide health related services for seniors who cannot care for themselves due to the effects of aging.

This type of community is a convenient and comfy living choice for persons 65 years or older, however nursing homes will commonly take in persons 55 and above which is uncommon for other senior care types. Many occupants of nursing homes might have behavioral issues. These can consist of a tendency to wander, resisting assistance, or verbal outbursts. The most frequent mental issue experienced by nursing home residents is dementia, which can cloud their and their sense of familiarity with their surroundings, decision making capacities, and memory function. Types of amenities and services offered at nursing homes might include adult day services , monitoring of medication, rehabilitation needed due to injury, disability, or illness, and help with legal questions. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to participate in activities, to manage your money, make complaints, and be free from restraints. Many occupants are single women with smaller social support groups, and about 50% of nursing home residents are older than the age of 85.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a big influence when choosing which care option is the best fit for your loved one’s needs. The rent burden for Ellijay is around 17.9% of the average person’s monthly income. Ellijay has a median home value of about $166,009 and the median cost of rent is $829 per month.

Demographics and Values

Ellijay has a population density of 187 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 43.4% are female and 56.6% are male. The median age of Ellijay is 33 years old. In Ellijay, 6.1% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Ellijay, 31.0% do not have health insurance, 25.2% live in poverty, 61.1% participate in the labor force, and 16.8% have some form of disability. Racially, the population of Ellijay is 0.9% mixed race, 0.0% Native American, 9.5% black, 19.8% other or not specified, 69.6% white, 0.2% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 50.4% Hispanic. In terms of education, 11.0% have a college degree, 3.4% have a graduate degree, and 32.3% have a high-school diploma.

State Information

An overview of Georgia

There are 151 hospitals and 251 health centers that service a population of 10,626,983. Adventhealth Gordon, Wellstar Paulding Hospital, and And Piedmont Columbus Regional Northside are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The state of Georgia has a cost of living index of 91.2 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 96.9 and a housing index rating of 73.8. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Georgia citizen is ranked 17th nation-wide. Additionally, Georgia is ranked 39th by healthcare standards. Based on natural beauty, Georgia ranks 20th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

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

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in August with an average of 8.46 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Georgia is around 4.17 inches. On average, the humidity rating for Georgia is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of August. The average temperature in the winter falls 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. During the summer, the average temperature in Georgia is around 79F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 57F in the month of June. The average air quality index rating in Georgia is 37.8 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of March with a rating of around 43.9 AQI. 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 mountain laurel, sweetgum, red cedar, and yellow jasmine. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cottonmouth snakes, the brown thrasher, the eastern diamondback, or the mockingbird. The state animal of Georgia is the north Atlantic right whale.

Frequently asked questions about Nursing Homes in Georgia

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