41 Assisted Living Facilities near Cary, NC

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Cary, NC

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Sunrise of Cary

Provides: Assisted Living
1206 Chatham Street, Cary, NC 27513
"The tour person at Sunrise of Cary was really nice. It's a beautiful facility, but you have to furnish the rooms yourself. They went out of their way to make their residents feel comfortable, not..." More
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Woodland Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
300 Kildaire Woods Drive, Cary, NC 27511
"We have chosen Woodland Terrace because the location to where I live is good. I like the view of the courtyard that my father has, and it's convenient to the nurse's station, and has a nice..." More

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Brookdale MacArthur Park

Provides: Assisted Living
111 MacArthur Drive, Cary, NC 27513
"Brookdale MacArthur Park was lovely. I really liked it. I liked the environment. It was very beautiful and clean. I really liked the sales associate that gave us the information about pricing and..." More

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LiveWell - Cary

Provides: Assisted Living
208 Midenhall Way, Cary, NC 27513
"The staff of LiveWell Cary was very impressive. The food was very good. As soon as my husband walked into the house, he said it was nice. After lunch, he watched one of the aides help a man to his..." More

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HeartFields at Cary

Provides: Assisted Living
1050 Crescent Green Drive, Cary, NC 27511
"The apartments were very nice at HartFields and done in different styles. The food was pretty good, and the servers were efficient. " More

Waltonwood Cary Parkway

Provides: Assisted Living
750 SE Cary Parkway, Cary, NC 27511
"My mother has selected Waltonwood Cary Parkway. I did a virtual and an in-person tour, and it was a very positive experience. The staff was very helpful, informative, fabulous, knowledgeable, and..." More

Glenaire

Provides: Assisted Living
4000 Glenaire Circle, Cary, NC 27511
"Glenaire was a beautiful facility with beautiful grounds and fountains. It was a lovely place and I could see why they would have a waiting list. We were shown the facility, the dining room and an..." More

Avendelle on Maynard

Provides: Assisted Living
1104 SE Maynard Road, Cary, NC 27511
"I would rate Avendelle on Maynard highly across the board except for their pricing. The rooms looked almost new, and they also had common areas. The place is clean, new, well-run, and has good..." More

Stoneridge Gracious Retirement Living

Provides: Assisted Living
105 Convention Drive, Cary, NC 27511
"We visited Stoneridge Gracious Retirement Living. It's new, well laid out, and the food was OK. The rooms were adequate, there was a library, a couple of computers, and a theater. We ate a meal..." More

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Chatham Commons

Provides: Assisted Living
809 W. Chatham Street, Cary, NC 27511
"Chatham Common was where my mother was for the last month before she passed away. It was nice, and the people, in the short time that my mother was there, they seemed they were very good too. The..." More

Phoenix Assisted Care

Provides: Assisted Living
201 West High Street, Cary, NC 27513
"My mom is at this care center. While it is not the most plush place, I find that they do a good job taking care of residents. I feel confident that my mother is safe and in a clean environment. ..." More

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Caring Star 2017

Sunrise at North Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
615 Spring Forest Road, Raleigh, NC 27609
"We visited Sunrise at North Hills and that was our first choice, but because of some of my mother-in-law's medical conditions they were unable to admit her. The reason for our choice was the size..." More
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Caring Star 2016

Atria Southpoint Walk

Provides: Assisted Living
5705 Fayetteville Road, Durham, NC 27713
"We chose Atria Southpoint Walk for my mom because they have this little efficiency apartment, while the other facilities only had a room. It's right outside of my neighborhood too, so that makes it..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Brighton Gardens of Raleigh

Provides: Assisted Living
3101 Duraleigh Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
"They were very nice at Brighton Gardens of Raleigh. I enjoyed talking to them, but the community wasn't what I was looking for for my uncle. It's not as bright. It's a hotel that was turned into a..." More
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Sunrise of Raleigh

Provides: Assisted Living
4801 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
"Sunrise of Raleigh was very nice. My biggest concern is that they're telling me that they could provide a lot of services, which made me concerned based on their staffing pattern. The rooms were..." More
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Abbotswood at Stonehenge

Provides: Assisted Living
7900 Creedmoor Road, Raleigh, NC 27613
"My brother is living at Abbotswood at Stonehenge in Raleigh. He is very content and he feels safe there. They are friendly and he feels they are very attentive. They are very cautious about things,..." More

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Elmcroft of Northridge

Provides: Assisted Living
600 Newton Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615
"I had a positive tour experience at Elmcroft of Northridge. The staff was very welcoming and showed me the whole place. And they talked about the meals and their push for continued independence as..." More

North Hills Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
110 Dartmouth Road, Raleigh, NC 27609
"North Hills Senior Living is a private 6 bed home located in the beautiful up and coming "Midtown" section of Raleigh N.C . Six years ago we set out to create a cost effective alternative to large..." More

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Peach Tree Assisted Living Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
502 Carolina Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27606
"Peach Tree Assisted Living Home is a locally owned assisted living care home with 7 residents. Peach Tree Assisted Living Home is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide..." More

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The Cambridge at Brier Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
7901 T.W. Alexander Dr., Raleigh, NC 27617
"We’re more than just a place to retire. We’re an active community of neighbors and friends perfectly located between two premiere cities. The Cambridge at Brier Creek offers you the luxuries of a..." More

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ParentCare Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1975 Hickory Bark Dr, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526
"We are Driven by Values ParentCare Assisted Living is a small family care home and serves only six residents or less per house at a time. ParentCare Assisted Living Vision is to Care for..." More

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Morningside of Raleigh

Provides: Assisted Living
801 Dixie Trail, Raleigh, NC 27607
"I love the staff at Morningside of Raleigh. They were great, very friendly, and very open. They spent a lot of time with me, had a great follow-up, and they were delightful. The facility was nice,..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Magnolia Glen

Provides: Assisted Living
5301 Creedmoor Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
"Me and my wife went to Magnolia Glen for two months when we were unable to take care of each other just to get back on our feet. We were very satisfied with everything that took place there. We..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Bright Horizon Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1405 Falls Church Road, Raleigh, NC 27609
"Bright Horizons has been a blessing for my family. The staff is attentive and communicates well with the residents and family members. Also, the same staff are there each shift for consistency. It..." More

Spring Arbor of Raleigh

Provides: Assisted Living
1810 New Hope Road, Raleigh, NC 27604
"My mom moved into Spring Arbor of Raleigh. Her experience has been very good, but it could have been better if not for COVID. I mean we're not allowed to visit at this time. I think they have..." More

Gracie Sturdivant

Provides: Assisted Living
2445 Deanwood Drive, Raleigh, NC 27615
"Grace Care Home is very clean and looked like an actual home, not a senior home. The food they serve to the residents is excellent, and the rooms they have are sizeable. They also take the people..." More

Lawndale Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
601 Lakeside Drive, Garner, NC 27529
"My mom lived at Lawndale the last 16 months of her life. She enjoyed her time there with all the inspiration, activities and entertainment they have. Joel Anne and Marianna are the activity..." More

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Spring Arbor of Apex

Provides: Assisted Living
901 Spring Arbor Courts, Apex, NC 27502
"Spring Arbor of Apex was nice. It was good and I like it. They have a lot of staff that has been there a long time, so the staff turnover is low. It’s small, but they have good staff to resident..." More

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Carillon Assisted Living of Raleigh

Provides: Assisted Living
4901 Waters Edge Dr., Raleigh, NC 27606
"Carillon was clean and nice. The staff was very friendly. I would choose it for somebody who needed assisted living. The rooms are small, but that's not really a concern, though it was much smaller..." More

Carillon Assisted Living of Fuquay-Va...

Provides: Assisted Living
6516 Johnson Pond Road, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526
"Carillon felt very homey. The staff people were very attentive, very energetic, and engaged. There were two people to a room, which we thought was a good idea. The place smelled good, and it was..." More

Helping Hand Mission

Provides: Assisted Living
623 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh, NC 27610
"The agency and its employees were professional, courteous and caring in their care for my elderly mother. From the initial telephone contact, all employees were friendly and compassionate and..." More

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Adorable Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2604 Adcox Place, Raleigh, NC 27610
"Adorable Senior Living was nice and clean. Everything was organized. I was pretty satisfied with it. It was a good place. The staff member was informative and described what they provide to the..." More

Wake Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2800 Kidd Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610
"Love the Community . FRIENDLY STAFF AMAZING RESIDENTS AND THE CARE IS PHENOMENAL " More

The Covington

Provides: Assisted Living
4510 Duraleigh Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
"I visited the Covington and found the residents to be happy, comfortable and well taken care of. I met a very enthusiastic life enrichment coach who showed me many activities and crafts completed..." More

Kc Care Management, Inc. D/B/A Camell...

Provides: Assisted Living
5010 S Alston Avenue, Durham, NC 27713
"We put my aunt in Camellia Gardens. She’s in a shared room, so she has a roommate, but it's a nice sizable room with a full bath and a nice-sized closet. When I went, the staff was very responsive,..." More

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Avendelle Assisted Living at Wyckford

Provides: Assisted Living
4520 Dilford Drive, Raleigh, NC 27604
"Located in North Raleigh in the Wyckford subdivision (just off of New Hope Road close to New Bern Avenue), The Haven at Wyckford assisted living is located in a quiet, upscale, and most..." More

Brookridge Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
312 Lynch Street, Apex, NC 27502

Ellison'S Rest Home #1

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Ellison Drive, Durham, NC 27713

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Avendelle at Shepherds Vineyard

Provides: Assisted Living
1100 Wellstone Circle, Apex, NC 27502
"Avendelle at Shepherds Vineyard is a new Avendelle elderly care home located in Apex, NC, one of the fastest-growing and top-rated towns in North Carolina. The area is known for its charm,..." More

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Poole Road Family Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1308 E Lane Street, Raleigh, NC 27610
"At Poole Road Family Care we are dedicated to providing compassion and kindness to our residents and fellow employees. Our trained and tenured staff is here to serve the many differing needs of our..." More

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Reserve at Mills Farm

Provides: Assisted Living
2030 Laura Duncan Rd, Apex, NC 27523
"At The Reserve at Mills Farm, we’re redefining senior living. Our innovative approach connects individuals with people, places, and activities that bring purpose and meaning to life. Residents..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Cary

    Located near Raleigh and the Research Triangle, Cary, N.C., has become an attractive location for retirees so much so that they are the fastest-growing group in the city. With a moderate year-round climate, ample arts and cultural activities and resources for seniors, it makes sense many retirees are calling Cary home.

    Thanks to this growing population, there are 11 assisted living facilities in Cary, with another 43 nearby in cities such as Apex. Cary's assisted living facilities, termed "adult care homes" by the state, are licensed by the North Carolina Division of Health Service Regulation.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Cary

    • Cary boasts moderate year-round temperatures. Average highs peak in July at 90 degrees and fall to their lowest in January at 51 degrees. Seniors who want to avoid snow will appreciate Cary's low snowfall totals. The city receives just 7 inches of snow annually.

    • Cary's cost of living is higher than both North Carolina and national averages. As a result, assisted living facility expenses also run higher than the national median.

    • Cary offers a fixed route bus service perfect for getting around town. In addition, seniors aged 60 and older can access Go Cary Door to Door, a shared ride services that features reasonable rates.

    • Arts and cultural opportunities for seniors abound in Cary. The Cary Arts Center regularly hosts gallery and public arts exhibitions, as well as plays and performances.

    • The Cary area is home to world-class medical facilities, including WakeMed Cary Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Cary has an array of community resources for seniors, including the local Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resources Department, an organization that organizes senior citizen clubs, crafts, volunteer opportunities and exercise classes, as well as one senior center.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Cary

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in North Carolina

    $5,825.00 Apex
    $5,166.00 Fuquay Varina
    $5,112.00 Chapel Hill
    $4,698.00 Cary
    $4,492.00 Raleigh
    $4,296.00 Durham
    $4,000.00 US

    Assisted Living costs in Cary start around $4,698 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 Cary 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 Cary

    Eligible seniors can reduce their out-of-pocket expenses for assisted living in North Carolina. The state's Medicaid program provides monthly payments for room and board at assisted living facilities for seniors who qualify. These payments are capped every month, and the amount received depends on income level.

    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 Cary

    Cary 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 Cary, please visit our Assisted Living in North Carolina page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Cary

    Cary-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 Cary, NC

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Cary

    • Review of Brookdale MacArthur Park

      Brookdale MacArthur Park was lovely. I really liked it. I liked the environment. It was very beautiful and clean. I really liked the sales associate that gave us the information about pricing and h... Read more

      Robyn
    • Review of Avendelle on Maynard

      Avendelle on Maynard was only a 6-bed facility. I went there today, and it's like a home. Since it's so small, the residents can mingle together. I'm allowed to go in once a week to visit my father... Read more

      Laurie
    • Review of Chatham Commons

      This place should not be in operation, The rooms are not cleaned, before covid 19 I would go there and find the her room in terrible condition, the floors very dirty, I can only amagine what it lo... Read more

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