Governor's Glen Memory Impaired Community

Forest Park, GA 30297
Schedule an appointment
Contact a senior living advisor
Get Pricing Info Care types offered Memory Care
About Governor's Glen Memory Impaired Community
Governor's Glen Memory Impaired Community.jpg
Governor's Glen opened in 1999 as an exclusive Alzheimer's/memory impaired assisted living community. Its founder and owner, Dr. Paul A. Colon, was a caregiver for his mother, Millie Michaels, who passed away from Alzheimer's Disease in 1997. Becoming an ALFA certified developer, he used his experience and knowledge to help design an assisted living residence that looks and feels like a home, not a hospital or hotel. Dr. Colon learned through his experience with his mother that socialization is the key to survival for a person with Alzheimer's. His mother was staying at home receiving 24-hour care when she fell and broke her hip in 1993. She was almost non-verbal and had lost much weight prior to her fall. But with a stay at a rehab facility, receiving social stimulation, she began showing signs of cognitive improvement. Dr. Colon was inspired to build a place for his mom, a place where residents would be loved and cared for and safe. His mother passed away before the dream could be realized for her, but her picture hangs over the fireplace in the parlor at Governor's Glen, with a plaque inscribed: "Dedicated to the memory of Millie Michaels and all those who have endured the challenges of memory impairment." Though she succumbed to Alzheimer's Disease, her legacy lives on today.
Whether top-of-the-line services, friendly staff, great location, or an affordable price is your highest priority, Governor's Glen Memory Impaired Community should be at the top of your list of senior living options. It offers great ammenities such as and . Thanks to its convenient location in Forest Park, Georgia, residents at Governor's Glen Memory Impaired Community enjoy the attractions of city life but aren't too close to the hustle and bustle. Residents at Governor's Glen Memory Impaired Community are happy, healthy, and right at home - after all it's one of the best assisted living facilities in the country. It's no wonder so many retiring seniors have chosen to call Governor's Glen Memory Impaired Community home.
Fully secured living area

Additional Property Information

  • Residents
    • » Male
    • » Female
  • Staffing
    • » Nurses on Staff
    • » Doctor on Call
    • » Visiting Nurse
    • » Visiting Podiatrist
    • » Visiting Dentist
    • » Visiting Physical Therapist
    • » Visiting Occupational Therapist
    • » Visiting Speech Therapist
  • Preferred Resident Personal Care Level
    • » Heavy Care
  • Transportation
    • Amenities Available
      • » Activities Onsite
      • » Outdoor Common Areas
      • » Indoor Common Areas
      • » Meals Provided
      • » Beautician Onsite
    • Accepts Pets
      • Smoking
        • Other Services
          • » Wheelchair Accessible Showers
          • » Hospice Available
          • » Respite Offered
          • » Aging in Place
        Call (877) 311-3048
        • Compare costs and services
        • Find the best facilities for your needs and budget
        We value your privacy. By clicking you agree to the terms and conditions of our privacy policy. You also consent that we can reach out to you using a phone system that can auto-dial numbers(we miss rotary telephones, too!). Your consent is not required to use our service.
        Testimonials
        • ilana
          "I can't thank you enough for all your help during this process. You were the first call I made, and the last one I needed to make."
          - Ilana S.
        • susan
          "I was at the end of my rope the day I heard from you and you helped me more in that one phone call than I was able to find alone for 6 months. You gave me hope..."
          - Rita E.
        Call Now (877) 311-3048
        AFA Privacy Verified