3581 Braselton Highway Dacula, GA 30019 | Pay My Bill | (770) 999-0421 |

About Our Community

Arbor Terrace at Hamilton Mill offers quality, state-of-the-art assisted living and memory care in Georgia's beautiful Dacula area.

We provide the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living available, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every Arbor Terrace resident receives unique and personalized care and attention tailored to where they are and what they need most.

Care and Assistance at Arbor Terrace


Assisted Living

Our Assisted Living program is designed to provide care at the level you need, from minimal assistance to comprehensive care. At Arbor Terrace, assisted living levels of care change and grow with the needs of each resident in order to meet everyone exactly where they are today. 



Evergreen Memory Care

Evergreen Memory Care means 24-hour support for seniors dealing with Alzheimer's and other age-related dementias. Featuring completely individualized care programs, specialist attention, tempting nutritional options, and even counseling and support for family members, Evergreen Memory Care is driven by the latest research and understanding of memory disorders.




Our Bridges program is designed to help provide a gradual transition through their personal senior living journey. Set aside concerns about outgrowing care or ensuring that your situation will remain stable.With two distinct memory care communities to ensure the best fit for your loved one, this unique program stands out as the only one of its kind in this area.

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    We are specialists in the field of memory loss

    We're proud to be leaders in care for Alzheimer’s disease and the related diseases of dementia. With years of experience under our belt and ongoing training for every member of our staff, no situation is too hard for us to help.

    Award-winning care at Arbor Terrace

    Our Dining with Dignity® program has won awards and recognition for its improvement in nutritional outcomes for seniors with dementia. This program is designed to reduce the risk of choking and aspiration and make meals easy and pleasant again with delicious flavor, good nutrition, and thoughtful presentation, all prepared by expert chefs.

    Say goodbye to boredom with Engaged Living

    We’re doing away with the stereotypical notions of retirement living. At Arbor Terrace, we strive for more than just bingo and a bouncing ball. We go above and beyond to offer the best quality of life for each resident.

    Our Engaged Living calendars give you the opportunity to be exactly as busy as you want to be with activities and events in these areas:

    Art and Education
    Activities that stimulate the mind and encourage learning and exploration. 

    Deep Connections
    Opportunities that connect to who you are as a person and your individual interests.

    Health and Wellness
    Robust exercise programs and activities that challenge the brain.

    Purposeful Living
    Activities that help us give back to others and remain an active part of society. 

    Recreation and Leisure
    Activities that are fun and enjoyable and encourage us to spend time with friends and family.

    Spiritual Journey
    Opportunities to connect to our soul through structured religious activities or individual reflection.


    Returning the joy to food

    As seniors age, they can encounter difficulties with taste, swallowing, or dexterity. Our award-winning Dining with Dignity program sets out to solve these problems and make food a pleasure again with delicious and classic meals re-thought to maximize safety, taste, and ease.

    Making experience count to give you the best

    Our emphasis on training, educating, and hiring the best in the field has led to a proven track record of success, with improved outcomes and health for every level and walk of life.

    We are specialists in the field of memory loss

    Alzheimer’s disease and the related diseases of dementia. Our small and intimate setting helps us focus more on care and programs for our residents and their families.

    Specialists with real experience

    We hire the best, and invest in making them even better by providing ongoing training and education. Every Arbor Terrace staff member is equipped to provide specialist understanding and knowledge for our residents and their families.

    Experience Counts: Get to Know Our Team

    Executive Director: Tracy Johnson

    Tracy is a registered nurse with more than 25 years of experience, with the past 8 years in senior living. She began her career as a critical care nurse and then moved into business management in health care. For 12 years she was the founder and owner of a large medical day spa in New England. She places emphasis on holistic care of the person, physically, emotionally, socially and spiritually. As Executive Director of Arbor Terrace at Hamilton Mill, her passion is in caring for seniors and ensuring that they have the highest quality of care and enjoyment in their lives.

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    Senior Care Counselor: Jennifer Mohler 

    Jennifer is a native of St. Louis, Mo., however, she has been a resident of Atlanta since 1989, and in Dacula, Ga. for the past 25 years. While her experiences include working as a physical therapist in multiple health care settings, she has also worked as Realtor in Gwinnett and all surrounding counties for many years, while raising two children. Her passions for health care and sales became more focused in 2010 when she settled into a business development role for a sub-acute rehab setting. It was there that she found her love for the senior population.

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    Maintenance Director: Rusty Bagwell

    Rusty Bagwell is the Maintenance Director at Arbor Terrace at Hamilton Mill. He started working in the Maintenance field in 2007. He has been a Director since 2009. He has worked in the senior living industry for 2 years. He is also a state certified fire safety trainer. He makes it his primary goal each day to insure that the residents and his staff are living a stress free life. He currently resides in Hoschton Georgia.

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    Evergreen Director: Bonnie Carter

    Bonnie Carter is the Evergreen Director at Arbor Terrace at Hamilton Mill. She moved to the area from Memphis, TN. She is a registered nurse with experience in critical care, cardiovascular services and home care in senior services. She has received training with various dementia specialists including the Alzheimer’s Association.  She has spent the past years caring for aging family and understands the personal challenges and impact cognitive decline has on the family. Her personal mission is to serve all seniors that they age with grace and dignity.

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    Resident Relations Director: Rhonda Malone

    Rhonda Malone is the Resident Relations Director of Arbor Terrace Assisted Living and Memory Care at Hamilton Mill.  She obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Education from Anderson University.  After college she worked for the accounting department at Focus on the Family in Colorado Springs, CO.  From there, she moved to Georgia to utilize her education degree teaching elementary students for 18 years while assisting on curriculum writing teams and serving as her grade level's department head. These experiences have given her a deeper understanding of how to meet the various needs of individuals as well as the needs of families.  She is the wife to an amazing and talented man of 26 years, mother of two college aged children.  Her hobbies include coaching others in reaching their fitness goals, traveling in her jeep, spending time with her family and friends, and serving on the Guest Services Team at her church.  She is currently extending her passion for helping others in her role at Arbor Terrace.

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    Business Office Manager: Michael O'Brien

    Michael O’Brien is the Business Office Manager for Arbor Terrace at Hamilton Mill. He has worked as a Business Office Manager for 3 years and has worked in the senior living industry for 6 years. Michael is currently working towards a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. He has also been a notary public for 2 years. Michael currently manages all business affairs for the community and what sets him apart is the way he takes pride in serving his residents with the utmost quality and respect. Michael’s goal each day is to be available to his residents and to assist them with whatever needs they or their loved ones may have. Michael currently resides In Flowery Branch, Georgia with his wife and 3 children.

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    Resident Care Director: Suzanna Price

    Suzanne Price is the Resident Care Director at Arbor Terrace at Hamilton Mill.

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    Dining Director: Christiane Smith

    Christiane Smith is the dining director at Arbor Terrace at Hamilton Mill. She discovered her culinary passion while employed as a manager for a software company.  Inspired to attend the prestigious French Culinary Institute in New York, she graduated with honors in 2000.  She has worked as a Chef and Culinary Coordinator at Winterlake Lodge (Alaska), The MacDowell Colony (New Hampshire), and Chateau Elan Winery (Georgia).  Christiane is working with Arbor to redefine senior dining, with a focus on distinctive flavors and fresh, seasonal ingredients. 

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    Floor Plans


    The Mulberry

    Private Studio Suite
    Studio, 1 Bath, 362 sqft

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    The Lanier

    Semi-Private Companion Suite
    2 Bed, 1 Bath, 569 sqft

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    The Chateau

    Private Two Bedroom Suite
    2 Bed, 1 Bath, 710 sqft

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    The Cherokee

    Private One Bedroom Suite
    1 Bed, 1 Bath, 562 sqft

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    Dine in Style

    With several comfortable settings for dining, residents can enjoy chef-prepared favorites that appeal to the most particular tastes.


    Neighborhood Living Room

    Where residents can enjoy comfortable seating while reminiscing to familiar tunes and TV shows or participate in the activity of the moment.


    Dementia Friendly Design

    Residents enjoy a community floor plan and layout designed to reduce falls and confusion while maximizing independence and freedom for the perfect mix of safety and comfort.


    Wellness Center

    High-quality care provided in association with local hospitals and universities for the best of health in aging.


    Exercise and Rehabilitation

    We offer opportunities for age and health-appropriate rehabilitation and exercise, as well as occupational and speech therapy.


    Beautiful Environment

    Our grounds offer places to participate in a gardening activity with friends, take a leisurely stroll, or just relax and enjoy the beautiful weather.


    Pricing & Availability

    Apartments at Arbor Terrace are starting at $2,890/month.

    Create the right combination of floor plan and health care services.satisfactionguaranteed.jpg Pricing is on your choice of apartment and care needs. A complimentary wellness assessment will be provided to determine your individualized care needs. Your satisfaction is also guaranteed with our commitment to you and your family.

    We’re standing by to answer your questions. Just call (770) 999-0421 or click the button below.

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    What's New at Arbor Terrace?


    Arbor Advantage April 4th

    Hear how the Arbor Terrace community and its staff of trained caregivers help residents with dementia live each day with purpose and joy. RSVP Here.

    Whenever You Want:

    Come join us for a visit, a tour, or even an overnight stay. Eat in our bistro, read a book in the library, and talk to our residents and staff about your questions. Schedule your visit today!


    Video Library

    Arbor Terrace Community Profile
    Assisted Living
    Memory Care

    “Words cannot express our gratitude for all that everyone has done for us over the past year. I always felt that my dad was loved and cared for and you would help us whenever we needed anything. You should all be proud of the great “team” you are.”

    - Family Member

    “For the past year and a half, I have worked a part time job that has afforded me an education outside of school.  My summer job that turned into a permanent job has taught me responsibility, efficiency, organization and most importantly, respect.”

    - Employee

    “Arbor 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

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

    - Family Member

    Family Stories

    “The purpose of this note is to thank you and your staff for the care and help our family received while moving our mother into The Gardens the first of November. The staff was not only helpful to us, but most welcoming and kind towards mom. They immediately made her feel at home.”

    - Family Member


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    Finding a Safe and Comfortable Senior Living Community

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    Arbor Terrace at Hamilton Mill

    3581 Braselton Highway
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (770) 999-0421