Call for pricing and availability: (800) 780-8101

Brighton Gardens Of Dunwoody

1240 Ashford Center Pkwy, Dunwoody, GA 30338

Based on 17 reviews

Services and Housing Options

Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite, Respite, Skilled Nursing

Estimated Pricing

Estimated $2,738
For Pricing & Availability
(800) 780-8101
To Reach a Resident
(770) 730-9333

Find a Senior Community that Best Fits Your Needs

Brighton Gardens Of Dunwoody Description

Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody, nestled in DeKalb County, Georgia - provides seniors living in the Atlanta area with a range of services including assisted living and memory care as well as hospice coordination and short-term stays. Our idyllic community, nestled 16 miles north of Atlanta and neighboring Sandy Springs, GA is conveniently situated near the intersection of interstates 285 and 19. At our community, we strive to ensure every resident is cared for with a personalized touch of warmth and love in an atmosphere that's both secure and comforting. Our Designated Care Managers are here to support each individual according to their specific needs.

Assisted Living
For older adults who cherish their autonomy yet require some help with everyday tasks like bathing, dressing, transportation and medication reminders - assisted living provides the perfect solution. Seniors can choose to live in their own private suite or with a companion, and they don't have to worry about the daily grind of laundry, cooking, and cleaning. The Sunrise team further customizes assisted living care for each resident by crafting a tailored Individualized Service Plan (ISP).

Memory Care
Sunrise Senior Living's memory care services place a steadfast emphasis on the individual. Dementia steadily encroaches upon one's capacity to perform mundane tasks of daily living. Our memory care services provide a secure and invigorating atmosphere for those with dementia--including the most prevalent type, Alzheimer's.

Respite Care
The elderly can take a breather and enjoy some short-term luxury living at a senior residence with respite care. For seniors who are recovering from a hospital visit or other health issue, it is often recommended to take extra care of oneself. When a caregiver needs to take an extended vacation or if you're considering a senior living trial period, this option is also available. Depending on the area, our respite care services are available to meet a wide range of needs - from assisted living and memory support to skilled nursing.

Skilled Nursing
A skilled nursing facility is often referred to as a haven for care and comfort - otherwise known as a nursing home. Skilled nursing homes offer the same senior living services as usual, but with an added bonus: a hospital-level of medical care for those who need it.

Experience exquisite dining at Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody! Our residents are passionate about their cuisine – they take mealtime seriously! Our dining services coordinator puts on scrumptious cooking demonstrations that our guests absolutely adore! The esteemed Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody, GA is honored to have Floyd Stephen at the helm as their dining services coordinator - leading a team that's full of pride! Wolfgang Puck Catering had the privilege of having him as their Banquet Chef at The Georgia Aquarium, a testament to his impressive culinary resume.

Price Comparison

  • Estimated Facility Price: $2,738
  • Average City Price: $3,054
  • Average State Price: $3,054
  • Average National Price: $3,545
  • Ranking

  • Ranking in City: 2 out of 4 communities in Dunwoody
  • Ranking in State: 295 out of 636 communities in GA
  • Parent Organization

    Brighton Gardens Of Dunwoody is a member of a larger group of communities called Sunrise Senior Living

    Connect with a Free Senior Living Advisor

    Our Senior Living Advisors are free and can guide you through the process of finding a new home. They can walk through the different options in your area as well as listen to your needs to make sure you find the right fit.

    Senior Living Videos

    Community Videos

    Parent Organization Videos

    Assisted Living Services and Amenities
    Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody provides a variety of services and amenities to help residents stay healthy, active, and connected. This includes programs for physical fitness, social learning, spiritual activities and maintenance-free living with housekeeping, trash removal and laundry services. There is 24-hour trained staff available for safety and wellbeing as well as monthly wellness visits by an on-staff nurse. Nutritional needs are also taken care of with delicious meals and snacks throughout the day.

    Skilled Nursing Services and Amenities
    Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody provides skilled nursing services and amenities to its residents. They offer 24-hour nursing care with rehabilitative therapy, respiratory care, GU/GI care, musculoskeletal and skin care, medication management, treatment for medical conditions, and additional services such as dentistry and optometry. All of these services are provided with a high standard of care and attention to the needs of each resident.


    monthly wellness visits by a licensed on-staff nurse

    individualized care

    skilled nursing

    short-term respite care

    personal care services

    hospice care



    fitness classes



    walking club

    group activities

    a variety of activities

    shopping trip


    resident-sponsored clubs for a variety of interests

    wii bowling



    family engagement

    social events

    social and educational programs for families

    men's club

    scheduled group trips

    baking club

    scheduled resident and family meetings




    three delicious, well-balanced meals served daily


    dining services

    snacks available throughout the day




    maintenance of building and grounds

    trained staff available 24-hours a day

    respite stays

    short-term stays

    weekly housekeeping and daily trash removal

    weekly personal laundry



    outdoor spaces

    safe and secure environment


    family communication






    church service

    Get exact pricing & check availability

    By clicking "Get Exact Costs", you agree to our Partner's Terms of Use. You also consent to receive calls and texts, which may be autodialed, from our partner and our partner's customer communities. Your consent is not a condition to using the service. Please visit our partner's Privacy Policy for information about their privacy practices.

    Employee Reviews for Sunrise Senior Living in Dunwoody, Georgia

    1 out of 5 stars. Based on 1 reviews

    Employees of Sunrise Senior Living in the Dunwoody, GA area have a negative opinion of the company. They describe the management as immature and rude, and feel that the handling of the Covid-19 pandemic was ruthless. The only positive mentioned was that there were sometimes free lunches. Overall, employees advise others to stay away from Sunrise Senior Living.

    Employee Reviews for Sunrise Senior Living

    3.03 out of 5 stars. Based on 1000 reviews

    In summary, employees at Sunrise Senior Living generally have positive things to say about the company. They appreciate the supportive and friendly team work environment, the meaningful relationships with residents, and the great training and development opportunities. However, employees also mention some cons such as low pay, long hours, and lack of support from leadership. They advise management to treat people with respect, pay their staff a living wage, and put the residents first.

    Healthcare Nearby


    Peachford Hospital
    2.1 miles away
    Northside Hospital
    2.1 miles away
    Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
    2.1 miles away
    Emergency Room at Northside Hospital
    2.4 miles away
    Scottish Rite Hospital
    2.5 miles away


    0.5 miles away
    0.6 miles away
    2.4 miles away
    CVS Pharmacy
    4.7 miles away
    Rite Aid
    5.6 miles away


    Light Bright Smile
    1.2 miles away
    3.2 miles away
    Franklin Dental & Braces
    5.6 miles away
    Sunshine Smiles Dentistry
    6.3 miles away
    Big Creek Family Dentistry
    6.3 miles away

    Essentials Nearby

    None Found

    None Found


    Walmart Supercenter
    0.5 miles away
    The Fresh Market
    0.5 miles away
    Bharath groceries
    0.6 miles away
    0.7 miles away
    1.3 miles away


    Regions Bank
    0.2 miles away
    Wells Fargo
    0.5 miles away
    PNC Bank
    0.5 miles away
    Wallis Bank
    0.5 miles away
    Bank of North Georgia
    0.6 miles away

    Things to do in the Area

    Places of Worship

    Stone Mountain Methodist Church
    13.1 miles away
    First Baptist Church
    13.2 miles away


    Vernon Oaks Park
    1.0 miles away
    1.0 miles away
    Dunwoody Park
    1.1 miles away
    Perimeter Center East Park
    1.1 miles away
    Sandy Springs
    1.4 miles away


    Park Place
    1.0 miles away
    Perimeter Mall
    1.1 miles away
    Fountain Oaks
    4.3 miles away
    Parkaire Landing Shopping Center
    4.5 miles away
    Olde Town Shopping Center
    4.7 miles away


    Pinckneyville Arts Center
    4.8 miles away
    Roswell Cultural Arts Center
    5.9 miles away
    Barn Theatre
    6.0 miles away
    Mark Burkhalter Amphitheater
    6.7 miles away
    Kidcreate Studio
    6.7 miles away


    0.4 miles away
    J. Christopher's
    0.5 miles away
    Jason's Deli
    0.6 miles away
    Cafe at Pharr
    0.6 miles away
    0.7 miles away


  • High Temperature: 85°F
  • Low Temperature: 46°F
  • Average Temperature: 67.5°F
  • Day Breakdown: 184 days of rain, 5 days of snow and 175 days of sun
  • Precipitation: 3.3 inches a year
  • Google map of Brighton Gardens Of Dunwoody


    This community is licensed by the state of GA. It is a large-sized community with 125 total beds.


    My Caring Plan is not affiliated with the owner or operator(s) of this facility. The information on this page has not been verified or approved by the owner or operator. The information about this facility has been created to the best of our abilities. If you manage this facility please contact us here to claim this listing.

    Get exact pricing & check availability

    By clicking "Get Exact Costs", you agree to our Partner's Terms of Use. You also consent to receive calls and texts, which may be autodialed, from our partner and our partner's customer communities. Your consent is not a condition to using the service. Please visit our partner's Privacy Policy for information about their privacy practices.


    General Staff Rating
    Based on 10 total reviews
    Care Staff Rating
    Based on 11 total reviews
    Food Staff Rating
    Based on 2 total reviews
    Cleanliness Rating
    Based on 5 total reviews
    Activities and Services Rating
    Based on 4 total reviews
    Alexis Johnson

    1.0 rating

    This is the worst place to work never ever work for rubyana she is disgusting and disrespectful to her staff

    Dashonda Spencer

    5.0 rating

    I have worked for Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody for almost two years now. This is a great place to work everyone is friendly and caring of each other. From our ED Rubyona throught our entire staff. We have Core Values at our facility Passion, Joy of Service, Stewardship, Respect and Trust. We all take a great amount of pride in what we do. I enjoy coming to work interacting with the residents and their families.


    5.0 rating

    My Mom was admitted to the Memory Care section of Brighton of Dunwoody and spent almost 5 1/2 months there before she recently passed. The care she received was of the highest level and a huge comfort to us as she struggled with this stage of her life in her battle with Dementia. I can't recommend this facility enough, as they are kind, concerned & professional in their care for your loved ones!

    Anne Fortenberry

    5.0 rating

    My mom was in the Brighton Gardens Memory Care where they took excellent care of her. Everyone was so kind and loving and it gave us so much comfort knowing she was so well taken care of. They were always very communicative and responsive which meant a lot to my family.

    Capital Pride Vending

    5.0 rating

    By far, One of the best facilities I’ve visited over the past few years in the Atlanta Metro Area!!! The staff was extremely friendly and professional. I was scheduled for a consultation meeting and was greeted with such amazing hospitality, their staff made me feel as if I was a frequent guest or family member of a valued resident. While waiting on the meeting I could not help, but notice the cleanliness of the facility and the detailed care the staff was taking for each and every resident. Also, I was able to observe the Executive Director of the facility, Rubyona, stop our meeting to care for and meet the needs for one of her residents who was having a rough day. Due to that servant leadership and compassion displayed by the ED, I would recommend Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody because under that type of leadership I am certain that my friends, family and other loved ones will be cared for better then any other facility in the area.

    Kate Gorinshteyn

    5.0 rating

    I work for hospice care and we provide Hospice Services in many Assisted Living communities. There is no doubt we have plenty of good Assisted Living options for our loved ones, however Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody most definitely stands out. They provide Superior Care and really pay attention to details that are important to families. Their core team almost never changes so their residents can enjoy a company of people they already know and trust. I highly recommend this community to anyone looking to place their loved ones.

    Kate Rickell

    5.0 rating

    My friend is living at Brighton now - he's younger than most residents - but that's because of an illness. I like that I can walk in and visit him any day without checking ahead. It reassures me that there is nothing to hide. The staff are friendly and always quick to say "hello". Brighton has holiday decorations and activities posted - it's really a lively place. It's clean and open and the staff are so aware and happy to see visitors. It's really a nice place.

    Leanne Wright

    2.0 rating

    The rating would have been much higher but they told my brother to use this group called Arcturus hospice. My mom didn't need hospice and Arcturus nearly killed her.The facility is nice and clean and well lit. My mom enjoyed the activities until she got worse and had to be more in her room. Then the problems started. She had a cold, but these CLOWNS from Arcturus didn't treat her and she went into pneumonia!! You would think with 2 additional nurses that she would get better, not worse! She was always dirty and not taken care of. After we took my mom to my doctor, WE FIRED ARCTURUS and she started to get better, we got her a home health nurse.The building is great but I can't recommend it now because of what happened.

    Patrick Reily

    5.0 rating

    Wonderful friendly staff!

    Regina Williams

    5.0 rating

    Ashley Bejte

    5.0 rating

    Nothing is better than a Sunrise Community

    William Lyle

    1.0 rating

    This Place is the worse to work. My Girlfriend was only there for 4 days before she ended up quitting. i told her she don't even have to work she literally owns multiply houses In NC that she rents out (Guildford county to be exact) and she's in school for nursing. She's been doing CNA work for over 5 years with no problem and was excited when she got this job. She really cares for the elderly and plans on doing geriatric nursing. She had no problems with the residents but the employees are illiterate, low intelligence and probably only have a high school degree or diploma. It seems like they hire anybody to work over there and somehow my girlfriend said They are always short staff with barely anyone available to work shifts. I'm sure all sunrise aren't like this so this review is only for this location my girlfriend was at. If you love yourself and love having peace of mind do not apply to work here unless your mamma is working with you so y'all can form pacts like this albino girl called Bianca. My girlfriend also said she literally saw her throw a resident down because she was afraid of her black cat coming towards her. Half the people working here don't care for these residents that's why it'll be hard for this Sunrise location to keep good employees around because only people still working there are people with no other choice and not educated. We will also be checking to make sure they don't put anything on her record because like I said she's been doing CNA work for over 5 years with no problems. Only bad experience she's had was with this place which is sad cause she was super excited to be working with different residents, and relating it to her nursing career. too bad it ended short due to the lack of interest and priority that the employees don't have for the residents.

    Vida lush

    1.0 rating

    The place is dirty.

    John Grimes

    5.0 rating

    My mother has been there since fall of 2016. The staff has been very caring and friendly towards my mother and family. Mom was highly resistant to entering a facility. She was not able to take care of herself, and did not want to live with family. The BG staff helped make the transition as smooth as possible. Mom likes it there now. The place is clean, there a lot of activities, the food is good. She feel safe there.

    June Purcell

    5.0 rating

    Our family's journey with Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody began in August 2010 when we moved my mother there (my father-in-law moved in 2011, my mother-in-law moved in 2015) and continues into 2016. We had looked at many assisted living facilities in and around our area and just felt the most comfortable with Brighton Gardens. Each of our parents came with very different medical conditions and each has received an amazing level of care and compassion for their particular needs.My mother had lived with us for 22 years. In late 2006 she was diagnosed with Alzheimer's and by July 2010 she was going outdoors in the middle of the night. She was no longer safe in our home. Mother was able to enjoy the activities and socialization in the assisted living side until her dementia had progressed to the point she needed to be in a secure setting and they were able to provide that in their memory care community. Brighton Gardens was wonderful in making the transition as easy with the least stress and anxiety as possible for her. When the time came for Mother to need hospice care, she had 18 months of at home hospice care through Crossroads Hospice.My father-in-law came to BG directly from a fairly long stay in the hospital. He had been unable to walk and in a wheel chair for several years. He was alert and enjoyed bingo, meal times, and the afternoon get togethers.My mother-in-law came to BG after six months of home health, physical, occupational and speech therapy. Every therapist told us it was no longer safe for her to live unassisted. She was alert but did not like to join in activities or go to meals in the dining room. The staff met her where she was and tirelessly worked with her to increase her activities in the community.There has been a remarkably low turnover in the care provider team and the medical team. They are both very proactive in communicating, explaining and educating the family members on the condition of the resident. The level of care, compassion and concern for the residents can not be surpassed.After six years and counting, I can not say enough encouraging and positive things about Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody.

    Makayla Farris

    5.0 rating

    It is the best I go a lot residents love me and the staff but the staff cares even more about them

    Ryan Thompson

    5.0 rating

    The entire staff cares about the residents. It's amazing that so many compassionate humans are in the same place. I strongly suggest you go and see for yourself.

    Nearby Senior Living in Dunwoody

    Nearby Senior Living in Georgia

    Close Cities

    Senior Living Articles

    Aerial view of a multi-story apartment building in an ocean-front town.
    Apartments for Seniors Based on Income

    If you are a senior looking for an affordable place to live, you may want to consider renting an apartment. There are several options available for seniors based on their income, preferences, needs, and other factors. This article will provide information on resources to help you find an affordable apartment in your area. What are …

    Apartments for Seniors Based on Income Read More »

    A senior woman looks at her options on an ipad
    How to pay for assisted living

    Assisted living may be an excellent option for you or a loved one. You may have chosen this senior housing option to maintain your independence and boost your social life, while getting some daily help with tasks. But how will you pay for assisted living? Paying for assisted living can be a tricky topic. Unlike …

    How to pay for assisted living Read More »

    A senior woman spends time with her granddaughter
    Independent Living vs. Assisted Living

    Senior housing can be a tough choice. You’ll want to find the best fit for your current and future needs. In particular, the difference between independent living vs. assisted living can be difficult to navigate. Not sure whether independent living vs. assisted living is right for you? Let’s help you make the choice by going over …

    Independent Living vs. Assisted Living Read More »

    A senior woman drinks a cup of tea
    Assisted Living vs. Nursing Homes

    Finding the right senior housing is no easy feat. In particular, it’s challenging to know what your loved one’s needs are now – and what they’ll be in the future. The choice between assisted living vs. nursing homes is a common dilemma for families looking for the best long-term care solution. Assisted living vs. nursing homes …

    Assisted Living vs. Nursing Homes Read More »