Magnolia Manor of Americus

2001 South Lee Street, Americus, GA, 31709

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TemplSpyder June 22, 2011

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I have had two different family members stay at this facility, each to a very different result. The first was an elderly stroke victim who entered their care in the early 2000's. She required attentive care, and Magnolia Manor was instructed that with mental exercises and engagement she could regain much of what she had loss. She received little to no care, however, and suffered drastic declines in health and lucidity the doctor attributed to her stay in their care. Surprisingly, the last two months of her visit were vastly different from the first two years. The facility, and its staff, undertook an overhaul that left the area bright, shiny, and trustworthy again. Thus it was without qualms that we allowed a second elderly family member to reside there, only temporarily after a surgery. Her care was satisfactory, and no complaints can be raised. My overall recommendation is to seek out this facility for short term rehabilitation and surgical care (it falls under Medicare coverage), but to avoid it for family members who need to be permanent residents.


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From Magnolia Manor of Americus


Welcome to Magnolia Manor of Americus Senior Living

Magnolia Manor is a ministry of the United Methodist Church and serves older adults of all faiths throughout South Georgia. This not-for-profit Georgia Corporation was chartered in 1959, and it is recognized by the IRS as a charitable, 501(c)3 organization. Governed by a Board of Trustees, Magnolia Manor provides a loving Christian environment and a caring staff, ensuring the physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs of residents and their families. Services include a wide array of independent retirement living options, assisted living, personal care, skilled nursing care, rehabilitative therapy and specialized memory care. Currently, 1,100 employees provide care for nearly 1,300 older adults on eight Magnolia Manor campuses in South Georgia.

For over 50 years, Magnolia Manor has been dedicated to promoting a healthier, happier lifestyle for senior adults. The Retirement Center community is designed to meet the needs of those for whom living alone is no longer a desired option.

Services and amenities include:
  • Emergency Response Systems
  • 24-hour Staffing
  • Utilities (Except Telephone) and Cable
  • Housekeeping Service
  • Personal Laundry Service
  • Access to an 8-acre Lake with Dock for Fishing
  • Secured RV Parking Area
  • Physician's Office
  • Bank Services
  • Full-Time Chaplain
  • Local Transportation
  • Social Services
  • Beauty/Barber Shop
  • Security
  • Wellness Center
  • Renaissance Program
  • Out-Patient Rehabilitation Services
  • In-house Pharmacy

As a personal care home, Mattie H. Marshall Center provides specialized memory care in state-of-the-art accommodations. From the physical design of the interior and exterior spaces to the in-home assessment performed prior to admission, the Mattie H. Marshall Center differs from other memory-care providers. With dementia-specific programs and quality care provided by caring staff, each individual receives the specialized attention they deserve. As Alzheimers progresses, we offer support in the form of education and pastoral counseling through our trained staff and family support groups. As resident needs increase, families experience the peace of mind knowing it is not necessary to move to another community. We offer a continuum of care through all phases of Alzheimers and other dementia-related diseases.

Affordable services and amenities include:
  • Access-Controlled Area
  • 24-Hour Certified Nursing Staff
  • Emergency Call Button in Each Room
  • Enclosed Outdoor Courtyard
  • Spacious Indoor Walking Path
  • Specialized Activities and Exercise Program
  • 3 Meals per Day Plus Snacks
  • Housekeeping and Laundry Services
  • Weekly Beauty Shop Appointments
  • On-Staff Physician and Chaplain
  • Respite and Adult Day Care Available

Magnolia Manor provides many independent living options for the retiree who desires a carefree home without maintenance and lawn worries. Whether choosing a Villa, Lake Cottage, Edgewood Apartment, Garden Apartment or for ministers, a Ministerial cottage, Magnolia Manor has the perfect match for your individual preferences.

Thank you for your interest at the Magnolia Manor of Americus. Please give us a call to schedule a free tour.

What Makes Us Special


Magnolia Manor's corporate office and longest operating senior community is located in the Southwest Georgia town of Americus. All levels of care are provided on the Americus campus: independent living, personal care, skilled nursing, and memory care. Moreover, a Wellness Center for Magnolia Manor residents and members of the Americus community is well utilized. Older adults living on the Americus campus enjoy a variety of amenities, from a well-stocked fishing lake to an on-site chapel with services of a staff chaplain. Regular transportation is provided for routine outings and special events taking place in the vibrant community.

Features of Magnolia Manor of Americus


Technology and entertainment

  • Cable TV in resident's rooms
  • Internet in residents' rooms
  • Wi-fi in residents' rooms and shared areas

Health services

  • Medication Management

Room and housing options

  • 1-bedroom apartments
  • 2-bedroom apartments
  • Studio apartments
  • Housing extra: Shared living

Features

  • Beauty/Barber shop
  • TV room
  • Gardens/outside patio
  • Parking for residents
  • 24-hour security gate
  • Transportation for residents (shuttle bus or similar)
  • Shared space where residents can host parties

Dining options

  • Some residents have in-room kitchenettes
  • Meals in a shared dining room
  • Some residents have in-room full kitchens (including oven, etc.)

Activities

  • Fitness
  • Arts, woodworking, craft
  • Organized offsite activities (outings, etc)
  • Music
  • Games
  • Stories
  • Religious services
  • Lectures and discussions
  • Book clubs
  • Gardening
  • Cooking

Guest services

  • Guests can attend meals
  • Ample parking for guests

Cleaning services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry service for clothes
  • Laundry service for linens

Financial guidance

  • We help families understand VA benefits
  • We help families explore other financial options to afford senior living

General

  • Minimum age: 62

Licenses

  • State License(s): 129-03-002-1

Costs

  • Minimum rate: $2,468/month
  • Minimum memory care rate: $2,468/month

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