Alpharetta, GA 30004
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Dogwood Forest of Alpharetta Dementia Care
Dogwood Forest of Alpharetta is a memory care provider in Alpharetta, GA. Staff are on service 24 hours a day. There are activities appropriate for seniors with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia that help keep residents active and engaged. It is a secured property. There is a computerized system that alerts staff if a resident attempts to wander to an unsafe area. Dogwood Forest of Alpharetta may allow residents to keep a dog or cat. Pet care is provided. At Dogwood Forest of Alpharetta, you can rest assured because nurse is on staff and a doctor is on call. Devotional services are provided to residents.
Features at a glance
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 100% Heavy Care 0%
Dogwood Forest of Alpharetta prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community can administer insulin injections and blood sugar tests, although are it is not necessarily able to offer sliding scale therapy.
Memory Care Offered
This community employs technology to prevent residents from wandering and becoming lost, for example bracelets that will ring an alarm if the resident leaves the community. The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander. This community's memory care section can accept residents with major behavior issues.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves. This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom. This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community is equipped to use mechanical lifts transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationTransportation at CostProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Dogwood Forest of Alpharetta
Room Type Memory Care Studio Averages $3,100 - $3,800 Semi-Private Averages $2,200 - $2,700Disclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at Dogwood Forest of Alpharetta
Fee Type Memory Care Community Fee Averages $2,300 - $2,800 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 DailyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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Review of Dogwood Forest of Alpharetta - Alpharetta, GAreviewed on: 04/09/2016 by Anonymous
Love this place. Beautiful facility and the people are very helpful
Mom Is Doing Wellreviewed on: 04/05/2016 by Anonymous
My mom is doing very well and have adjusted very well. This is a nice community with kind people. The community looks nice and clean. The staff is good very and caring for my mother very well. She... Read the full review.
Overall, a very good place with compassionate staff.reviewed on: 12/29/2014 by Anonymous
Having already toured three nearby facilities, I knew Dogwood was the right place for my mother when I visited. Barb, the community relations director, was very personable and seemed genuinely... Read the full review.
Improve the small thingsreviewed on: 08/14/2013 by Anonymous
They do all the big things right, like medication, really well but a lot of the small things they do not. The workers are trying and really want to do everything but I feel like they might be... Read the full review.
Nice and homey!reviewed on: 02/11/2015 by Suemay
Nice and homey...friendly staff.Meals need to be upgraded. The food is not consistent, sometimes good, sometimes pretty bad. Should be a lot better quality of food.