The Lakeside at Amelia Island has the delightful charm of a suburban neighborhood, the luxury of a five-star hotel and the accommodations an independent lifestyle craves, all while maintaining the quality of care and dedicated service needed for individuals looking to transition into the next phase of senior living. The Lakeside at Amelia Island offers exceptional independent retirement living, assisted living and memory care services and is committed to ensuring each and every resident’s needs are cared for on a personable, engaging and dignified level.
Come take a tour of The Lakeside at Amelia Island, and experience The Arbor Way for yourself.
Living Options Provided:
Our independent full service communities offer a maintenance-free lifestyle with numerous amenities and luxury services to fit your every wants and needs. These amenities include:
We offer levels of care to our assisted living residents to ensure that each person receives individualized assistance. Our Resident Care Director and a licensed nurse determines the appropriate level of care for each resident by completing an assessment of each resident’s individual abilities and needs.
The Evergreen and Bridges Programs in Arbor communities is our neighborhood that specializes in caring for those with Alzheimer’s and other memory impairments. Evergreen has its own full-time program director to provide individualized care and programs to meet each resident’s unique needs.
Upscale Restaurant Style Dining
Upscale Restaurant-Style Dining
Joining a community does not have to mean giving up delicious, home-cooked meals. Enjoy chef-prepared dining that is catered to your individual dietary needs and preferences in one of our beautiful dining rooms. All without having to lift a finger (except to raise your fork).
Neighborhood Living Rooms
Our community is designed with each level of care in mind, inside and out. Residents enjoy a community floor plan and apartment layout expertly crafted to reduce falls and confusion while maximizing independence and freedom. Rest assured these spaces blend the perfect mix of safety with the comforts of home.
On-Site Wellness Center
On-Site Wellness Center
Our wellness center has on-site physical, occupational and speech therapy and exercise, including a state-of-the-art fitness center. Participate in Yoga or Tai Chi with our highly-trained senior wellness experts, join a walking group, or enjoy quiet meditation and reflection at your leisure in any of our wellness spaces.
Fitness & Therapy Rooms
Fitness Therapy Rooms
Our fitness therapy rooms have on-site physical, occupational and speech therapy and exercise, including a state-of-the-art fitness center. Participate in Yoga or Tai Chi with our highly-trained senior wellness experts, join a walking group, or enjoy quiet meditation and reflection at your leisure in any of our wellness spaces.
Lush Outdoor Spaces
You benefit from our unsurpassed wellness care even before your first day here. A comprehensive assessment is provided prior to move-in and your wellness is carefully and routinely monitored. And there’s no need to travel for podiatry or dental care- both are provided onsite along with rehabilitation, physical therapy, and senior-friendly exercise.
We don’t just select the most dedicated, experienced, and credentialed people in the field, we provide over three months of specialized training to each team member. Then we independently certify preparedness to guarantee an unsurpassed level of care.
Food is among our favorite ways of bringing joy to people’s lives. Our trained chefs prepare new menus daily in both restaurant-style dining rooms and casual bistros. And our award-winning Dining with Dignity® program restores the joy of food for anyone with eating challenges, thanks to innovative handheld cuisine that’s beautifully presented and nutritionally-sound.
It’s what’s on the inside that counts, and The Lakeside at Amelia Island is devoted to a culture of deep connections to seniors and their families. It’s reflected in a welcoming sense of warmth that we think you’ll notice right away. So please pay us a visit, talk to residents and staff, and experience the difference for yourself!
Finding a Safe and Comfortable Senior Living Community
Learn how to find the right community for your needs in this free e-Book from the experts at The Lakeside at Amelia Island.
About Teresa KeatingTeresa is a registered nurse with 30 years’ experience working with the senior population in England, Tennessee and Florida. Originally from Weymouth, Dorset, England she has been involved in all areas of healthcare in a post-acute care setting including hospitals, rehabilitation and home health. Her experience includes being a business owner, marketing director and a director of nursing. Teresa is married to Gary for over 20 years and has two children.
Martine MacNeil, LPN
Senior Care Counselor
About Martine MacNeil, LPNMartine is a Florida native, growing up in Cape Coral. She started her career in Senior living in 2008 and is also a licensed Nurse. She loves making deep connections with our Residents and enjoys making memories with them. Martine is married to her husband of 10 years and has 2 children.
Senior Care Counselor
About Mindy OwensMindy started her career in healthcare in 2010. She is a graduate of WVU with her Bachelor's Degree in Business Management. She enjoys welcoming our new residents and making them feel comfortable in our community. She is married to her husband Chris and has a daughter Reghan.
About Frances HerdI moved to Florida from Massachusetts in 1992. I worked in the building industries for most of my career and transitioned to senior living with Barrington Terrace in 2009. I live in Cape Coral with my loving wife Machell and two daughters, Kaley and Kaylynn. As a family, we enjoy the great outdoor weather in Florida. Camping, fishing, target shooting and four wheeling are a few of our family hobbies. At Barrington Terrace, “Honey Do” is my middle name. There is nothing I wouldn’t do to enrich the lives of our residents and I’ve learned to embrace the "Recovery Standard".
About Raquel GaudetRaquel is a graduate of FAU. Her vision and passion toward providing and enhancing resident's experience is reflected in our programming.
Resident Relations Director
About Angela ProctorAngela was our Arbor Star in 2016. She takes pride in building meaningful relationships and is a great example of our Arbor Culture.
About Nidza RodriguezNidza is a true Arbor gem. She makes sure everyone feels welcome & enjoys time with our residents to form deep connections.
Business Office Manager
About Kay TollesI was raised in Illinois, but I have lived in Florida since 1980. I have been in Senior Living Accounting/Business since 2006 after 14 years at an Anesthesia Practice. I have found my niche in the Senior Living sector; I love our residents and families and the bonds that we have formed. I enjoy fishing, boating and traveling when I am not working.
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