State of the Art

Retirement Community & Assisted Living

649 Amelia Island Pkwy, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

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About Our Community
Coming soon to Fernandina Beach, Florida

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:

  • Independent Senior Living Apartments and Freestanding Cottages
  • 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: 

    • Freestanding cottages or senior living apartment living options
    • A broad range of activities, social events and wellness programs
    • Concierge services
    • Regular housekeeping and linen laundering
    • Fine dining offered daily
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  • Assisted Living
  • 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. 

    • Emergency call system with 24-hour response
    • Access to Arbor's wellness program supervised by a licensed nurse
    • Round-the-clock-trained professional staff
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  • Alzheimer's and Dementia Care
  • 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.

    • Individual plan of care for each resident
    • Medication supervision provided by a licensed nurse
    • Structured guidance and activities program, integrating daily tasks of living and engaging residents at all levels
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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).

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Neighborhood Living Rooms

Neighborhood Living Rooms

Enjoy a book or magazine in our library, take a stroll through the garden, surf the Internet in our business center, or catch a film in our private movie theater. Whether looking to join a game or just relax, our inviting community has a space to suit all of your needs.

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Senior-Friendly Design

Senior-Friendly Design

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.

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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.

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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.

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Lush Outdoor Spaces

Lush Outdoor Spaces

Enjoy our grounds and patios, adorned with beautiful flower beds and a lovely gazebo, all surrounded by a peaceful, park-like setting. We offer:

  • Relaxing resort-style living rooms
  • Professionally landscaped gardens
  • Sunny courtyards and shady porches with cozy rocking chairs

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Why Living Here Is Different
Top Clinical Expertise

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.

Best Trained Team

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.

Dining with Dignity®

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.

Superb Surroundings

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!

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Assisted Living
Memory Care
Senior Living

“Your employees are your very best asset! We are so pleased with everything about Barrington Terrace!”


- Family Member

“We moved our mother into the Evergreen (memory care) neighborhood at Barrington Terrace from another local community. She is a new person, much happier, and all of our stress levels have dropped dramatically.”


- Family Member

“Barrington Terrace staff are always approachable and friendly. They always take the time to help out in whatever way they can. Each time I enter the community I am so grateful to have such a caring place for mom to live.”


- Family Member

Get To Know Our Team
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Teresa Keating

Executive Director

About Teresa Keating

Teresa 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.
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Martine MacNeil, LPN

Senior Care Counselor

About Martine MacNeil, LPN

Martine 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.
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Mindy Owens

Senior Care Counselor

About Mindy Owens

Mindy 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.
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Frances Herd

Maintenance Director

About Frances Herd

I 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".
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Raquel Gaudet

Engagement Director

About Raquel Gaudet

Raquel is a graduate of FAU. Her vision and passion toward providing and enhancing resident's experience is reflected in our programming.
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Angela Proctor

Resident Relations Director

About Angela Proctor

Angela was our Arbor Star in 2016. She takes pride in building meaningful relationships and is a great example of our Arbor Culture.
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Nidza Rodriguez

Housekeeping Director

About Nidza Rodriguez

Nidza is a true Arbor gem. She makes sure everyone feels welcome & enjoys time with our residents to form deep connections.
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Kay Tolles

Business Office Manager

About Kay Tolles

I 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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Our pricing is based on the apartment style you choose and the level of care your loved one needs.

At The Lakeside at Amelia Island, we guarantee your satisfaction, giving you the peace of mind to know you are choosing the right senior living community.

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