21 Assisted Living Facilities near Clemmons, NC
With an average cost of $3,995 in Clemmons, it’s often difficult to find assisted living communities that provide high-quality care at an affordable price. At Caring.com, our mission is to make this process as smooth and painless as possible, and we’ve helped many families along the way.
This guide provides everything you need to quickly compare communities and narrow your search, including 25 unique reviews from residents and our comprehensive database that gives pricing, amenity information, photos and more on the 7 facilities in Clemmons.
Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Clemmons, NC
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Clemmons
Clemmons is a suburb of Winston-Salem, about an hour from Charlotte. This city borders the Yadkin River to the east and is home to lovely trees and breathtaking fall colors for seniors to enjoy. Clemmons' seniors make up approximately 16 percent of the population, and to accommodate them, there are 39 assisted living facilities in the Clemmons area. Six are directly within the city limits, and 33 are situated nearby. Assisted living facilities within the state of North Carolina are referred to as adult care homes (ACH) and are defined as residencies that provide 24-hour personal care services to two or more residents, and they might include supervision for people with cognitive impairments. ACHs are licensed by the North Carolina Division of Health Service Regulation.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Clemmons
- On a scale where the national average is100, the cost of living in Clemmons is 97. Seniors should consider how much they wish to spend on assisted living when contemplating Clemmons for ACHs.
Temperatures in Clemmons range from the 30s in the winter to the 80s in the summer. Clemmons typically experiences around 5.6 inches of snowfall a year, making it an ideal location for seniors looking to escape wet winters.
- Clemmons is considered safer than 42 percent of the nation's cities. Compared to other communities of similar population size, Clemmons has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. Seniors concerned about crime rates should note that their chances of being a victim of crime are less than 2 percent in Clemmons.
- The Clemmons area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Novant Health Clemmons Medical Center and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Public transportation throughout Clemmons and the surrounding area is provided by Winston-Salem Transit Authority. Seniors qualify for half-fare bus passes for fixed-route transportation with either a senior citizens card or Medicare card.
- The air quality in Clemmons is approximately 3 percent better than the national average. For seniors who struggle with chronic lung conditions, Clemmons' air quality might make a difference.
Paying for Assisted Living in Clemmons
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Clemmons start around $3,995 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 Clemmons 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 Clemmons
Eligible seniors can receive financial assistance for ACHs via The State/County Special Assistance Program (For Adult Care Home Residents) throughout North Carolina.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in North Carolina page.
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 Clemmons
Clemmons 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 Clemmons, please visit our Assisted Living in North Carolina page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Clemmons
Clemmons-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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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Clemmons
Review of Mallard Ridge Assisted Living
The staff has been very helpful. They are always helping and doing so much more than is expected. One staff member ended her shift and went to assist my mother washing her hair. Clearly a true a... Read more
Review of Trinity Elms
Trinity Elms in Clemmons was closer to where we live, and it's newer. The facility was cheerful and very clean, but my mother-in-law needed more care. It was very nice, but it was totally different... Read more
Review of Mallard Ridge Assisted Living
We were not impressed with Mallard Ridge Assisted Living. It wasn't as warm and inviting as the other places. The food was horrible; I couldn't make myself eat it. The staff was nice, but I didn't ... Read more