Best rated Senior Independent, Assisted Living & Memory Care in Gainesville, GA
One of the hardest things is watching someone that you love forget that they love you, and one of the most difficult decisions to make is choosing who is going to provide the proper care, protection, treatments and support as they assist them with their daily living activities. Our dedicated, loving and compassionate staff are individually trained, certified and licensed in areas of special needs such as: dementia, memory care, Alzheimer’s, respite care, hospice care and other special needs.
Residents who require Assisted Living Level I, Assisted Living Level II, memory care & hospice care receive individualized care, attention and assistance with bathing, grooming, dressing, incontinence care, medication management and other special needs. Each resident is treated with love, respect and personal attention as if they are “our” family. At Ashton Senior Living, “our family takes care of your family.”
Ashton Senior Living is proud to be the largest and only privately owned senior assisted living facility in northeast Georgia. Owned and operated by the McGill family who has over 25 years of experience in caring for seniors who are independent as well as those that require personal attention and protective assistance, we’ve especially designed our brand new facility to cater to all of your loved ones needs both now and in the future as they navigate through this difficult and mysterious journey.
We are one of northeast Georgia’s premier senior assisted living facilities, we welcome you to come and visit us. Ashton Senior Living is located in the heart of Gainesville, just minutes away from historical downtown Gainesville, a variety of shopping destinations, entertainment experiences, restaurants, and the #1 leading cardiac hospital in the nation “Northeast Georgia Medical Center”. We are also conveniently located near a VA medical center located in Oakwood, Georgia. A member of our staff can assist with residents applying for their aid and attendance.
Scheduling a tour is preferred, however it is not necessary. Feel free to just “drop by”, “just like family!”
One of the many benefits of being privately owned and operated by the McGill family, is that they are always available and on site to meet, greet, answer questions, instruct or just simply have a listening ear and a caring smile. Their doors are always open.
Seniors feel right at home in our attractive, Palatial 3 story brick building where they may enjoy the freedom of independent living with the benefits of community living. From our inviting expansive front porch with rocking chairs to our grand entryway, the moment that you enter Ashton Senior Living, you have entered a stress-free environment which is an essential factor in assisting our residents to continue to live up to their highest potential while they live out the rest of their days and/or as they age in place.
The McGill family’s goal in personally designing this building, was to make Ashton Senior Living a safe, caring, clean “non-institutional” place to call home after all of the stress and shock that senior’s endure when they reach that time in life when they need this level of care & treatment.
Each of our rooms have the same floorplan and interior design (12x25 12x20 with a 1” wall divider) you are welcome to bring your own furniture or we may provide furniture for you. Feel free to make your loved one “feel right at home” with decorations and memorabilia to aid in their comfort and care. Each room has a deep walk-in closet, private wheelchair accessible bathroom, walk-in shower with a seat and hand held shower head. Each room has hardwood flooring, ceiling fans, individual heating & air controlled units. All utilities including cable & telephone.
All of our residents enjoy our concierge service of weekly housekeeping, and laundry services. Additional pleasantries include: on-site hair salon, nail salon, barber shop & massage therapy.
Meaningful activities are an essential part of extending one’s life. Our energetic & friendly activities director incorporates a physical, social, & spiritual wellness program thus promoting active participation, a positive attitude, socialization and support while organizing & creating activities that are suitable & enjoyable to the resident’s needs stir memories. Participant’s mental and physical abilities are strengthened, engaging with the residents reduces wandering, agitation and prevents withdrawal. Music therapy is infused into all activities for cognitive stimulation. Some activities are; but not limited to: ability-tailored therapeutic yoga, light to moderate exercise, arts & crafts projects, listening to live music, karaoke, and interacting with animals (special guest pet therapy).Diet & nutrition is vital to anyone’s life, but especially critical to senior’s lives. Nutrition is critical to the wound healing process, and an adequate nutritional diet helps to maintain body organ functions, promote healing and improve immuno-competence. (Dickerson & Lee) 1988. Our passionate chef takes pride in preparing three delicious, healthy and nutritious meals per day which are served in our elegant dining rooms. Accommodations are made for those with special dietary needs. Family and friends are welcome to come and dine!