15 Assisted Living Facilities near Burlington, NC

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Burlington, NC

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Brookdale Burlington

Provides: Assisted Living
3615 South Mebane Street, Burlington, NC 27215
"We toured Brookdale Burlington and I was very pleased with the facility. The staff was very knowledgeable about the facility and what kind of care they could give to my sister. It was an experience..." More

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The Oaks of Alamance

Provides: Assisted Living
1670 Westbrook Avenue, Burlington, NC 27215
"The Oaks of Alamance was a very nice facility. It was definitely more spacious than the other one I saw, it also had a mixture of male and female clients, and they had entertainment rooms. People..." More

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Warren Care Services

Provides: Assisted Living
1237 Westmoreland Drive, Burlington, NC 27217
"My brother and I placed our father with WCS twice during the last 2-3 years. WCS is a top notch facility with the most caring staff. They were very innovative in making efforts to accommodate Dad..." More

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Home Place of Burlington

Provides: Assisted Living
118 Alamance Road, Burlington, NC 27215
"My tour at Home Place was superior. It was a very reputable place, and very nice. They have a physical therapy room, and dining facilities. The staff has been excellent, and very attentive." More

Springview Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1032 N Mebane Street, Burlington, NC 27217
"My grandmother is in Springview, and it is wonderful. They call me if she's having a bad day. They took her to the hospital twice, and they are taking care of all her medical needs. The staff is..." More

Golden Years Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
207 E 6th St, Burlington, NC 27215
"Golden Years has me on the fence for a few reasons. The staff was wonderful; nice and energetic and very intelligent. The grounds and some of the things I noticed with the building just did not sit..." More

Southern Seasons Retire Home

Provides: Assisted Living
625 Lane St, Burlington, NC 27217
"My brother was at Southern Seasons Retire Home. The lady who bought it told me that she would make a lot of improvements like a paint job. It needed a lot of updating. She hadn't done anything yet...." More

A Vision Come True

Provides: Assisted Living
220 Hatch Street, Burlington, NC 27217

Pleasant Grove Retirement Home

Provides: Assisted Living
4516 N Nc Highway 49, Burlington, NC 27217

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Mebane Ridge Assisted Living & Memory...

Provides: Assisted Living
1999 South NC Hwy 119, Mebane, NC 27302
"Mebane Ridge Assisted Living & Memory Care is in good shape. The biggest issue I had was they were not expecting me, so there was no appointment scheduled at all for me. The place itself was..." More

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Sincere Manor Family Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
334 Zeb Rd, Gibsonville, NC 27249
"We Care For You We are dedicated to providing you with compassionate assisted living in secure and inviting residential settings. Your independence and sense of self is enhanced with our..." More

Blakey Hall

Provides: Assisted Living
501 N. Manning Avenue, Elon, NC 27244
"We chose Blakey Hall for my mother-in-law. Her room there was clean and has plenty of room. The dining area was nice and seems to serve good food. The staff is very helpful, nice and professional...." More

Elon Village Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
715 East Haggard Avenue, Elon, NC 27244
"I would rank Elon Village as one of the best options for care in Alamance County. I'm in and out of care facilities daily, most of which I find to be unacceptable, but I would not hesitate to..." More

Springview - Crouse Building

Provides: Assisted Living
613 W. Whitsett Street, Graham, NC 27253

Jefferson Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
181 Staley Boswell Road, Yanceyville, NC 27379

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Burlington

    Burlington is a growing metropolitan area with an average senior population of 16.6 percent, which is slightly more than the U. S. average. Seniors in the Burlington area have 57 assisted living facilities (ALFs) to choose from, including 10 in Burlington itself and another 47 in the nearby area. ALFs are defined in the state of North Carolina as premises that provide 24-hour care and health services, such as assistance with activities of daily living (ADL) and medication management. These facilities are also known as Adult Care Homes (ACHs) in Burlington and all of state and are controlled by The North Carolina Division of Health Service Regulation.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Burlington

    • Burlington seniors enjoy a cost of living that is 15.5 percent lower than the national average. This may leave more available money for assisted living costs or entertainment.

    • Seniors may feel uncomfortable in Burlington due to the area's high crime rate. Violent crime ranks at 66.3 out of 100 (1 being the safest), more than double the U.S. average of 31.1. Property crime is even higher with a score of 71.8, compared to the U.S. average of 38.1. 

    • Seniors considering Burlington should know that the climate has four seasons, with a chilly winter. Residents can relax in the summer sun with a high average of 89 degrees in July, but they may find winters to be too cold due to the average low of 28 degrees in January.

    • The Burlington area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Alamance Regional Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Burlington lies across the county lines of Guilford and Alamance. While Alamance air quality is not monitored, Guilford received an Ozone C grades and Particle Pollution 24-hour score of B from the American Lung Association.

    • Seniors in Burlington have access to Link Transit that helps connect them to the city’s amenities, doctors appointments and shopping.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Burlington

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in North Carolina

    $5,340.00 Reidsville
    $5,222.00 Chapel Hill
    $4,079.00 Greensboro
    $4,000.00 US
    $2,890.00 Burlington

    Assisted Living costs in Burlington start around $2,890 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

    It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Burlington and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

    Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Burlington

    Seniors who are in need of financial aid for assisted living costs have multiple options. The state’s Medicaid plan and Personal Care Services Program offers assisted living coverage for qualified seniors. Seniors can also apply to the Special Assistance (SA) Program, which is a non-Medicaid-funded plan that offers financial aid for assisted living costs.

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in North Carolina page.

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    More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in North Carolina page.

    Free Assisted Living Resources in Burlington

    Burlington and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

    To see a list of free assisted living resources in Burlington, please visit our Assisted Living in North Carolina page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Burlington

    Burlington-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in North Carolina are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in North Carolina page for more information about these laws.

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    Assisted Living near Burlington, NC

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Burlington

    • Review of The Oaks of Alamance

      My husband was at The Oaks of Alamance for about two weeks. It's an assisted living facility, and it was not good. He needed more help and they weren't able to give it to him or were willing to giv... Read more

    • Review of Brookdale Burlington

      We toured Brookdale Burlington and I was very pleased with the facility. The staff was very knowledgeable about the facility and what kind of care they could give to my sister. It was an experience... Read more

    • Review of Home Place of Burlington

      I've been to the Home Place of Burlington. I visited a friend a month and a half ago. The facility was clean. The staff was very friendly. My friend seemed to be happy there. She seemed to be happy... Read more

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