AlzheimersNet is your guide to memory care in Sapelo Island, GA. Memory care facilities provide housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care enables seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, comfortable and secure environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors are expert in memory care in Sapelo Island, GA and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care communities that fit your loved one's unique imperatives for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.
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Facts about Sapelo Island
Sapelo Island is a state-protected island twenty-minute trip.Approximately 97 percent of the island is owned by the state of Georgia and is managed by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources; the remainder is under private ownership. The western perimeter of Sapelo is the Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve (SINERR) which is part of NOAA's National Estuarine Research Reserve system (NERR). The University of Georgia Marine Institute, which is focused on research and education, is located on 1,500 acres (6.1 km2) on the south end of the island. The Reynolds Mansion, a Georgia State Park, also lies on the south end of the island. Visitors to the island must be a part of an organized tour or guests of residents on the island. The island also has a small private airport run by the state of Georgia.