AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Athens, GA. Memory care facilities offer housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care enables seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, comfortable and secure setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors are widely knowledgeable about memory care in Athens, GA and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will send you a list of memory care communities that fit your loved one's essential priorities for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.Memory Care Costs in Athens, GA
Price varies widely depending on location, care required, size of the resident's living space and the level of luxury at the community. The price of memory care in Athens ranges from $2,500 to $3,200 a month.
Memory Care Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of memory care for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Athens
The official website for the city of Athens is http://www.athensclarkecounty.com/.
Athens is represented by Mayor Nancy Denson.
Athens (formally known as Athens-Clarke County) is a consolidated city—county in the U.S. state of Georgia, in the northeastern part of the state, comprising the former city of Athens proper (the county seat) and Clarke County. The University of Georgia, the state's flagship public research university, is located in this college town, and contributed to its initial growth. In 1991, after a vote the preceding year, the original city abandoned its charter to form a unified government with Clarke County, referred to collectively as Athens-Clarke County. As of the 2010 census, the consolidated city-county (including all of Athens-Clarke County except Winterville and a portion of Bogart) had a total population of 115,452; all of Clarke County had a population of 116,714. Athens is the sixth-largest city in Georgia, and the principal city of the Athens-Clarke County, Georgia Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a population of 192,541 as of the 2010 census. Athens-Clarke County has the smallest geographical area of a county in Georgia.