Assisted Living in Raeford

5 Communities

The Crossings at Wayside

8398 Fayetteville Road, Raeford, NC
$$$$
6 reviews
Teresa: "The Crossings at Wayside is very nice and the staff member was very nice, knowledgeable, and polite. The apartments are absolutely lovely and beautiful, and anyone would be comfortable living there. The dining area was a little small, but it's nice. The place is new."
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Open Arms Retirement Center

612 Health Drive, Raeford, NC
$$$$
1 review
Mary Jane3: "I did find a place for my dad. It's called Open Arms. It is a small facility. They separate the people that have Alzheimer's from the ones that don't. I love the gardens. They're beautiful. I met several people, going from the lady that administers the places, to some of the nurses and the admission manager, and they were very helpful when I called. They took me around. They showed me three different empty rooms. In general, the people looked content. The facility was clean.... (read more)
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The Crossings at Hope Mills

7051 Rockfish Road, Fayetteville, NC
$$$$
0 reviews
Opening Summer 2018 The Crossings at Hope Mills is designed to put you in control of your future, knowing that the finest care is available to you – all on one private campus. The continuum of care at Hope Mills includes Assisted Living and Secured Assisted Living. The Crossings at Hope Mills is a convenient, comfortable and active community of understated elegance. It is a place where you choose the lifestyle you prefer, while you and your family have the peace o... (read more)
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Carillon Assisted Living

1164 71st School Rd, Fayetteville, NC
$$$$
9 reviews
Conveniently located just blocks off of U.S. Route 401, Carillon Assisted Living in Fayetteville, North Carolina, offers a clean environment, adequately sized rooms and an overall cheerful ambiance. Residents and their guests heap high praise on the friendly, engaged demeanor of the staff and appreciate the fact that the facility hosts a monthly family night when residents can invite up to three people for dinner. The onsite beauty salon also earns high marks from residents. ... (read more)
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Hope Springs

104 Hope Ln, Red Springs, NC
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At A Glance

There are 5 assisted living communities in the city and surrounding suburbs to choose from. The average cost of assisted living in Raeford is $3,095 per month, according to the latest estimates from Genworth.

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Raeford

Located in Hoke County approximately 30 minutes from downtown Fayetteville, Raeford is a small North Carolina town named after the Confederate General Robert F. Hoke. The town has a population of 4,900, with 22 percent being over the age of 60. To accommodate this senior population, there are 20 assisted living facilities in the area and two within the town limits. Commonly referred to as assisted living residences, these facilities are regulated by the Division of Health Service Regulation and provide help with grooming, meals, housekeeping and medication administration.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Raeford

  • The Raeford area is home to world-class medical facilities, including FirstHealth Hoke Community Hospital in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
  • Raeford has an array of community resources for seniors, including the North Carolina Senior Citizens Association, an organization that seeks to improve the lives of seniors in the area as well as one senior center.
  • The Hoke Area Transit Service (HATS) is a county-operated transportation service that provides door-to-door rides for seniors in Raeford and the surrounding area at discount fares. The service also offers standard mini-vans for small groups and 28-foot buses for large gatherings.
  • Seniors can hold on to more of their money due to the cost of living of 92.4 in Raeford. This is lower than the national average of 100 and the state average of 96.
  • On a scale of 1 to 100, (100 being high), property crime is ranked 74.6, compared to the national average of 38.1. Violent crime is ranked 62.4, compared to a national average of 31.1. Seniors should take extra caution on errands and when exploring the city alone due to the high rate of overall crime.
  • In Raeford, summers are hot and humid with highs around 91 degrees Fahrenheit. Winters are short and cold with lows around 31 degrees. The city only gets an average of two inches of snow per year, which is ideal for seniors who aren’t fond of white winters.


Paying for Assisted Living in Raeford

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in North Carolina

$4,055.00 Southern Pines
$4,000.00 US
$3,200.00 Lumberton
$3,137.00 Pinehurst
$3,095.00 Raeford
$2,997.00 Fayetteville
$1,850.00 Red Springs

Assisted Living costs in Raeford start around $3,095 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 Raeford 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 Raeford

Low-income seniors who require help with daily living may get help paying for an assisted living facility in Raeford through the State/County Special Assistance Program. The amount of help offered is dependent on the individual's Federal Supplemental Security Income payment and any other additional sources of income. While the plan doesn't pay for a private room, family supplementation is permitted.

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 Raeford

Raeford 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.


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Raeford

Raeford-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.