25 Assisted Living Facilities near Gainesville, GA

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Gainesville, GA

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The Phoenix at Lake Lanier

Provides: Assisted Living
2601 Thompson, Gainesville, GA 30501
"This is an amazing place! Staff was very nice and greeted. This one particular went above and beyond. There is an Asian guy who greeted me at the front desk. He was so sweet and kind to me. He..." More

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BeeHive Homes of Gainesville

Provides: Assisted Living
1073 S Enota Dr NE, Gainesville, GA 30501
"I put a deposit down the Beehive Homes because I think it was small, I think 19 or 20 people, and my father said he wanted to go somewhere with less people. When the time came and they had a room..." More

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Manor Lake Gainesville

Provides: Assisted Living
2900 McEver Road, Gainesville, GA 30504
"My dad is at Manor Lake Gainesville. They were very wonderful to work with. They've just been really great throughout the whole process. Their place is very well maintained and has a very homey..." More

Gardens of Gainesville

Provides: Assisted Living
3315 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville, GA 30506
"Gardens of Gainesville is very clean and very well taken care of. The caregivers are very friendly and they are kind to the residents. I noticed the first time I visited how calmly they talk to..." More

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Morningside of Gainesville

Provides: Assisted Living
2435 Limestone Parkway, Gainesville, GA 30501
"We’re working towards getting my mother placed at Morningside of Gainesville. It was closest to my house, and it was easy to get to. It looks very nice, and the meal services looked very good. We..." More

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Ashton Senior Living - Gainesville

Provides: Assisted Living
1012 Enota Avenue, Gainesville, GA 30501
"I went to Ashton Senior Living early on in my search and briefly. I just saw some rooms that were really good too. I think that was a year a half ago. They seemed very pleasant and caring. I saw..." More

Lanier Village Estates

Provides: Assisted Living
4000 Village View Dr, Gainesville, GA 30506
"Lanier Estates (Lanier Village Estates) was beautiful. Everything was beautiful. The people were lovely. It was great. I would recommend it in every way. " More

Heritage Estate, LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
4017 Derby Drive, Gainesville, GA 30507
"We moved our mom into Heritage Estate, which was a converted 5-room home, and the owner was a nurse who provided the home with supplemental help. My mother and another resident needed hospice, so..." More

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Amber Glen

Provides: Assisted Living
2215 Old Hamilton Place, Gainesville, GA 30507
"Very friendly staff that truely cares for the residents. The food is good. There are lots of activities. The rooms have lots of space." More

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The Landings of Gainesville

Provides: Assisted Living
2030 Windward Lane, Gainesville, GA 30501
"They were prepared for me to be at Oxford Place and very gracious. They gave me the tour and had me talk to some of the residents. The residents were engaged in two different activities when I..." More

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Watermark Senior Living II

Provides: Assisted Living
5761 Conner Rd, Flowery Branch, GA 30542
"Terry was wonderful! He was great to educate my family on mom's needs. Staff was loving and caring. Activities every day. But what impressed me most was when mom's needs got to be beyond their..." More

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Cedarhurst of Oakwood

Provides: Assisted Living
4251 Hudson Drive, Oakwood, GA 30566
"It was nice, but it wasn't for us. It was a new and modern place, and the facilities were lovely. My mother would have ended up in their dementia unit which was a locked-down facility, and it..." More

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Manor Lake Dawsonville

Provides: Assisted Living
3769 Kallie Circle, Dawsonville, GA 30534
"If you’re worried about a loved one, you’ll find relief at Manor Lake From the moment you walk through the door at Manor Lake, you will feel like part of the family. Our warm, inviting community..." More

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The Oaks at Braselton

Provides: Assisted Living
5373 Thompson Mill Road, Hoschton, GA 30548
"My aunt is a resident of The Oaks and we are very happy with the community. She tells people it is her home and that the staff are here family. Her only complaint is that her closet doesn't fit..." More

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The Phoenix at Braselton

Provides: Assisted Living
1929 Friendship Road, Hoschton, GA 30548
"My parents and I really liked The Phoenix at Braselton. It's three levels; however, they didn't have anything on the first floor, so my dad would have to use the elevator. But what I really liked..." More

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Oaks at Hampton

Provides: Assisted Living
5610 Hampton Park Drive, Cumming, GA 30041
"The Oaks at Hampton was our first choice because there was a lot of activity when we got there. Everyone seemed happy and at ease, the atmosphere was lovely. There were a lot of lovely things but..." More

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Watermark Senior Living I

Provides: Assisted Living
5755 Conner Rd, Flowery Branch, GA 30542
"Authentic Love. Smiling Faces. Exceptional Care. Your search for a place to call home ends here. Watermark Senior Living I is a 16-bed Personal Care Home in Flowery Branch, GA. ​At..." More

Dogwood Bluff

Provides: Assisted Living
266 Pony Lake Lane, Dahlonega, GA 30533
"Dogwood Bluff is an assisted living facility. Assisted living facilities are an apartment-style habitat designed to focus on providing assistance with daily living activities. They provide a higher..." More

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Senior Care America FB

Provides: Assisted Living
5111 Spring Street, Flowery Branch, GA 30542
"The Senior Care America is a senior living community focusing on all the primary needs of each individual resident while promoting independent living. The small senior living community allows for..." More

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Senior Care America III

Provides: Assisted Living
4606 Mcever Rd, Oakwood, GA 30566
"The Senior Care America is a senior living community focusing on all the primary needs of each individual resident while promoting independent living. The small senior living community allows for..." More

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Manor Lake Hoschton

Provides: Assisted Living
339 Manor Lake Circle, Hoschton, GA 30549
"If you’re worried about a senior parent, you’ll find relief at Manor Lake Athens. Care at Manor Lake Athens is more than just meals and medications. It includes serving the Body, Mind and Spirit of..." More

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Gracemont Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
4940 Jot Em Down Road, Cumming, GA 30041
"I visited the ground of Gracemont Senior Living, but I have not been inside because of COVID-19. I did sit down and look at floor plans and what was available. If I had wanted to go there I could..." More

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Tanglewood Personal Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
50 Tanglewood Drive, Dawsonville, GA 30534
"I visited Tanglewood and was amazed at how clean it was. The staff and owners appeared genuinely caring and friendly. The owners were a wealth of knowledge . They gave me contacts that made my life..." More

Pure Hearts Pch

Provides: Assisted Living
5404 Mcever Road, Oakwood, GA 30566

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Slice of LIfe

Provides: Assisted Living
2940 Hosch Valley Road, Buford, GA 30519
"Slice of Life is a locally owned assisted living care home with 6 residents. Slice of Life is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest quality of care to all..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Gainesville

    The largest city in Alachua County, Gainesville, Ga. has a population of just over 40,000 residents, 11 percent seniors 65 and over. There are 40 assisted living facilities in the Gainesville area. Eight are located within the Gainesville city limits and another 32 in nearby areas such as Buford, Cumming and Flowery Branch. These facilities offer support with the activities of daily living, which include eating and drinking, and washing and getting dressed, with some facilities offering more specialist care for those with conditions such as dementia and developmental illnesses. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Gainesville


    Paying for Assisted Living in Gainesville

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Georgia

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,750.00 Hoschton
    $3,398.00 Gainesville
    $3,391.00 Cumming
    $3,273.00 Buford
    $3,250.00 Sugar Hill
    $2,833.00 Flowery Branch
    $2,687.00 Oakwood

    Assisted Living costs in Gainesville start around $3,398 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

    It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Gainesville and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

    Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Gainesville

    Those who are eligible for Medicaid can apply to one of two programs in Gainesville, Georgia. The Community Care Service Program (CCSP) is designed for those who only need a little bit of help in an assisted living environment, whereas the Service Options Using Resources in a Community Environment (SOURCE) program is there for those who need an intermediate level of nursing care.

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Georgia page.

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    More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page.


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Gainesville

    Gainesville and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

    To see a list of free assisted living resources in Gainesville, please visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Gainesville

    Gainesville-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Georgia are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page for more information about these laws.

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    Assisted Living near Gainesville, GA

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Gainesville

    • Review of Manor Lake Gainesville

      My dad is at Manor Lake Gainesville. They were very wonderful to work with. They've just been really great throughout the whole process. Their place is very well maintained and has a very homey fee... Read more

      Jocelyn
    • Review of Manor Lake Gainesville

      Making the decision to move your loved one into assisted living is difficult. Our experience with the staff of Manor Lake has been incredible! Christy, Marketing, continues to be a blessing to us... Read more

      JSue
    • Review of The Phoenix at Lake Lanier

      My father is over at The Phoenix at Lake Lanier. He's not happy but he won't be happy anywhere because he's 95. He's over there for now and with this Covid mess, I think he's just going to have to ... Read more

      Audrey
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