17 Assisted Living Facilities near Greenville, NC
Also serving communities of Winterville.
There are 17 Assisted Living Facilities in the Greenville area, with 6 in Greenville and 11 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Greenville is $3,985 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,400. Cheaper nearby regions include Tarboro with an average starting cost of $3,300.
To help you with your search, browse the 47 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Greenville. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Greenville 3.6 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Tarboro with an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars.
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6 Assisted Living Facilities in Greenville, NC
11 Assisted Living Facilities near Greenville, NC
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Greenville
Listed in 2018 as one of the best places to retire in Pitt County, Greenville has museums to explore, golf courses, antique shops, galleries and excellent year-round weather. Seniors who like Greenville and prefer to live in a community of peers where assistance with daily tasks is available will find six ALRs in Greenville and 11 located in areas nearby such as Winterville, Tarboro and Snow Hill.
Assisted living communities are referred to as assisted living residences (ALRs) in Greenville, as well as in all of North Carolina. The term ALR covers two types of long-term residential care facilities with two or more adults, including adult care homes (ACHs) and multi-unit assisted housing with service facilities. They are regulated by the Division of Health Service Regulation.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Greenville
- On average, Greenville gets approximately 49 inches of rain per year, which is slightly more than the national average. Summers are hot and humid with average highs around 90 degrees, while the average low in the winter is around 32.
- The cost of living in Greenville is lower than the state and national average, which makes this an excellent place to live for seniors on a budget.
- When ranked on a scale from 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime), Greenville ranks 49.7 in violent crime and 68.2 with property crime. Both are higher than the national average.
- The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services offers transportation for eligible adults 60 and older to medical appointments, senior programs and grocery stores. The Pitt Area Transit System (PATS) also provides transportation for seniors.
- The Greenville area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Vidant Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Greenville has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Pitt County Council on Aging, an organization which connects seniors with activities such as bingo, dancing and college classes, as well as three senior centers.
Paying for Assisted Living in Greenville
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Greenville start around $3,985 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 Greenville 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 Greenville
Individuals who need assistance paying for assisted living facilities may qualify for funding through the Medicaid State Plan. Families may also supplement the financial aid with personal funds in order to secure a private room.
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 Greenville
Greenville 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 Greenville, please visit our Assisted Living in North Carolina page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Greenville
Greenville-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.
Other Options in Greenville, NC
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Greenville
Review of Brookdale W. Arlington Boulevard
My friend has moved into Brookdale W. Arlington Boulevard. It is very nice. Everyone is very kind, very attentive, and always pleasant to talk to. The food is very good; I have eaten there many tim... Read more
Review of Brookdale Dickinson Avenue
Brookdale Dickinson Avenue was very nice. The person who accommodated me was very nice. The room was nice as well. The activities were very good. The residents were out and about doing volunteer wo... Read more
Review of Red Oak Assisted Living
Red Oak is relatively small, but pretty clean. Some of the staff members are very friendly, and some are not too nice with the residents. My mom has a single room that's sort of like a studio, exce... Read more