3 Assisted Living Facilities near Grantsboro, NC

1 Assisted Living Facility in Grantsboro, NC

The Gardens of Pamlico

Provides: Assisted Living
22 Magnolia Way, Grantsboro, NC 28529
"My mother has been a resident at the Gardens of Pamlico for a few months and loves it. The staff is professional and caring. The facility is clean. Mom seems happy and content every time we stop..." More

2 Assisted Living Facilities near Grantsboro, NC

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Croatan Village

Provides: Assisted Living
4522 Old Cherry Point Rd, New Bern, NC 28560
"I like the staff at Croatan Village. I also like the fact that they have apartments. They have a two room apartment that has a living room, kitchen, and a bedroom. They also have one room unit..." More

Good Shepherd Home For The Aged

Provides: Assisted Living
603 West Street, New Bern, NC 28560

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Grantsboro

    Grantsboro is a small town northeast of New Bern and along the eastern coast of North Carolina. Just minutes from Atlantic Beaches and Fort Macon State Park, Grantsboro offers scenic views of the ocean and plenty of green space for outdoor activities for seniors.

    Those who wish to retire in a small southern beach city will find eight assisted living facilities in the area and one within the city limits. These facilities are regulated by the North Carolina Division of Health Service Regulation and include adult care homes with seven or more residents or multi-unit housing with service facilities.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Grantsboro

    • Grantsboro has an array of community resources for seniors, including Giving Back, an organization that helps enhance the lives of aging adults in the area as well as one senior center.
    • Grantsboro has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in New Bern.
    • The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services provides transportation for seniors at discount fares. The service is available for individuals ages 60 and older for a variety of destinations, including grocery stores, senior lunch programs, medical appointments and other planned outings.
    • Due to the lower cost of living in Grantsboro, seniors on a budget may be able to hold on to more of their money after paying bills and necessities. The cost of living in the city is 86.3, which is lower than the state's average of 96 and the national average of 100.
    • Crime in Grantsboro is ranked on a scale from one (low) to 100 (high). Property crime is ranked 40.7, which is significantly higher than the national average of 38.1. Violent crime is ranked 45.7, which is also higher than the national average of 31.1. Seniors in the area should be aware of the crime rate and consider going on errands with a friend or a group.
    • Grantsboro experiences hot and humid summers with highs around 89 degrees Fahrenheit. Winters are cold and dry, with January lows around 34 degrees and getting just about an inch of snow per year, which is ideal for seniors who aren't fond of the ice and cold. 


    Paying for Assisted Living in Grantsboro

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in North Carolina

    $5,750.00 Clayton
    $4,280.00 Smithfield
    $4,000.00 US

    Assisted Living costs in Grantsboro start around $0 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 Grantsboro 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 Grantsboro

    Seniors who need financial help paying for an assisted living facility in Grantsboro can apply for the North Carolina Medicaid State Plan Waiver. Award amounts from this waiver are determined by the Federal Supplemental Security Income payment and any additional forms of income. Private rooms aren't covered by the waiver, but family supplementation is permitted. 

    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 Grantsboro

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Grantsboro

    Grantsboro-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 Grantsboro

    • Review of The Gardens of Pamlico

      I toured The Gardens of Pamlico. It's a very nice place that's under renovation and adding more rooms. I was impressed with the staff, but I don't know if I can afford the semi-private room. The ro... Read more

      Ann
    • Review of The Gardens of Pamlico

      My experience with Gardens of Pamlico has been positive. When I call to talk with my mom a staff member has Always set it up and with a positive tone. I've not heard of a negative report of any K... Read more

      All for Jesus
    • Review of The Gardens of Pamlico

      My mother has been a resident at the Gardens of Pamlico for a few months and loves it. The staff is professional and caring. The facility is clean. Mom seems happy and content every time we stop... Read more

      Oriental, NC
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