What makes The Madeline so spectacular

The Madeline of Decatur has a plethora of features and services that make living here a truly special experience. With memory care embedded in our core, we incorporate a combination state-of-the-art technology mixed with genuine human interactions for our residents.

Residents with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and memory loss are able to take advantage of the wide array of amenities that will both ease and enrich their life while being tended to by friendly, dedicated care staff.



  • 100% dedicated memory care community
  • Newly renovated landscaped courtyards and patio areas
  • Exquisite neighborhood dining rooms
  • Large community activity room
  • Reading lounge and interest area
  • Full-service beauty salon
  • Pet-friendly accommodations
  • Weekly housekeeping and laundry services
  • Interior and exterior maintenance of buildings, grounds, and apartments
  • All utilities (except personal phone)
  • Resident and guest parking
Dining and Nutrition

Dining and Nutrition

Food is a way of life, and it’s one of the best ways to make a place feel like home. Delicious food at the right time does wonders for providing a sense of comfort and familiarity to those eating it. We also recognize that mealtime is one of the few things that brings a community together. It’s a shareable, relatable, and social experience that provides benefits beyond consuming tasty cuisine.

At The Madeline, we embrace food as a central ingredient to both physical and mental health, and everything we prepare is made with purpose. From the way the meal is presented to the colors of the meal and associated aromas, mealtime is more than just consuming calories—it’s an opportunity to engage and stimulate.

A balanced diet is key to anyone’s well-being. Our chef prepares thoughtful gourmet combinations of savory entrees accompanied by fresh fruits and vegetables, and last but not least, dessert.

To go the extra mile, we also serve several first-class Georgian and regional favorites like chicken and dumplings and fresh Georgia peaches. This way, residents are still able to enjoy the healthy, hearty, and sometimes decadent tastes of home.

Life Stations at the Madeline

Life Stations are customized areas dedicated to the traditions and life experiences of our residents.

These areas and resources are constructed to reflect our residents, their heritage, and their individual needs. Within each specific therapeutic environment, residents will have the opportunity to participate in and connect with experiences that define who they are.

Life Stations

  • Secretary Station
  • Nursery
  • Madeline’s Boutique
  • Men’s Workstation
  • Puzzle Zone

Neighborhood Interest Kits

  • Teacher’s Work bag
  • Nurse’s Kit
  • Fashion designer’s kit
  • Flower Arranging kit
  • Sensory Puzzles
  • Knitting and Crochet Kits
  • Art Kits
  • Woodworking kit

Outdoor Interest Areas

  • Raised Garden Beds
  • Horseshoe Area
  • Bean Bag Toss Area
  • Wildlife Feeding Stations
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