Regency Home Care Georgia offers In Home Senior Care, Alzheimer’s and Dementia care, Parkinsons Disease Care, After Surgery Care, Cancer Recovery Care, Private Duty Personal Care, Respite Care Facility Sitting, Medication Oversight Services, Proxy Caregiver Services, In Home Safety Assessment and other senior related services in Buckhead Atlanta and All Surrounding areas.
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Buckhead Home Care at Its Best!
Home is a place of comfort and healing, and when you or a loved one requires extra care and assistance, there truly is no place like home. At Regency Home Care of North Atlanta, we strive to help our clients remain safe, healthy, and independent, no matter what their care needs.
Regency’s highly experienced and dedicated care staff serves clients with a variety of needs in Buckhead, including:
- Alzheimer’s and dementia care
- Parkinson’s disease
- Elder care
- Recuperative care following surgery or heart attack
- Cancer recovery care
Buckhead an interesting history and a great place to call home
In 1838, Henry Irby purchased 202 1/2 acres surrounding the present intersection of Peachtree, Roswell, and West Paces Ferry roads from Daniel Johnson for $650. Irby subsequently established a general store and tavern at the northwest corner of the intersection. The name “Buckhead” comes from a story that Irby killed a large buck deer and placed the head in a prominent location. Prior to this, the settlement was called Irbyville.By the late 1800s, Buckhead had become a rural vacation spot for wealthy Atlantans. In the 1890s, Buckhead was rechristened Atlanta Heights but by the 1920s it was again “Buckhead”.
Buckhead remained dominated by country estates until after World War I, when many of Atlanta’s wealthy began building mansions among the area’s rolling hills. Despite the stock market crash of 1929, lavish mansions were still constructed in Buckhead throughout the Great Depression. In 1930, Henry Aaron Alexander built one of the largest homes on Peachtree Road, a 15,000-square-foot house with 33 rooms and 13 bathrooms. The community was annexed by Atlanta in 1952, following an earlier attempt by Mayor William B. Hartsfield in 1946 that was voted down by residents.Buckhead’s black neighborhoods, including Johnsontown, Piney Grove, Savagetown and Macedonia Park, were razed beginning in the 1940s. In 1956, an estate known as Joyeuse was chosen as the site for a major shopping center to be known as Lenox Square. The mall was designed by Joe Amisano, an architect who designed many of Atlanta’s modernist buildings. When Lenox Square opened in 1959, it was one of the first malls in the country, and the largest shopping center in the Southeastern U.S. Office development soon followed with the construction of Tower Place in 1974.To reverse a downturn in Buckhead Village during the 1980s, minimum parking spot requirements for bars were lifted, which quickly led to it becoming the most dense concentration of bars and clubs in the Atlanta area, such as BAR, World Bar, Lulu’s Bait Shack, Mako’s, Tongue & Groove, Chaos, John Harvard’s Brew House, Paradox, Frequency & Havana Club.
Beginning in 2000, residents sought to ameliorate the crime situation by taking measures to reduce the community’s nightlife and re-establish a more residential character. The Buckhead Coalition’s president and former Atlanta Mayor Sam Massell, along with councilwoman Mary Norwood were instrumental in persuading the Atlanta City Council to pass a local ordinance to close bars at 2:30 AM rather than 4 AM, and liquor licenses were made more difficult to obtain. Eventually, most of the Buckhead Village nightlife district was acquired for the “Buckhead Atlanta” multi-use project, and many of the former bars and clubs were razed in 2007.In 2008, a newsletter by the Fulton County Taxpayers Foundation began circulating that proposed the secession of Buckhead into its own city after more than 50 years as part of Atlanta. This came on the heels of neighboring Sandy Springs, which finally became a city in late 2005 after a 30-year struggle to incorporate, and which triggered other such incorporations in metro Atlanta’s northern suburbs. Like those cities, the argument to create a city of Buckhead is based on the desire for more local control and lower taxes.
With over 30 years of healthcare experience In Buckhead, we understand firsthand how crucial it is for family members to secure only the best home care services for a loved one who needs assistance. It is our mission to educate our clients and their families so they can successfully navigate their healthcare options while enabling them to live as independently as possible throughout their golden years.
Regency Home Care proudly serves families throughout North Atlanta, including Buckhead,Brookhaven,Vinings, Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Norcross, Duluth, Suwanee, Roswell, Sandy Springs, Marietta, Atlanta, Cumming and Lawrenceville. Our caring and compassionate Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) are carefully screened, trained and supervised by a Regency Registered Nurse (RN).We would love the opportunity to meet with you and your family to discuss how we can help improve quality of life and independence through compassionate care and uncompromising service.