Caring.com
Caring.com

(800) 558-0653

The 5 Best Memory Care Facilities in Greenville, NC for 2024

Memory Care Facilities in Greenville, North Carolina

5 Results


Physical TherapyVeterans Benefits

Filters

5 Results

Sort By

Didn't find what you were looking for?

Caring's Family Advisors are here to help you with questions about senior living and care options.

Call us at (855) 948-3865

What you can do with Caring

  • Search the Caring database

    Quickly search the largest online senior living and senior care directory

  • Read reviews and expert guidance

    Read our authentic consumer reviews and content by experts

  • Speak to a Family Advisor for free

    Guided, expert advice to find the best community or agency for you

  • Take a tour to decide yourself

    We’ll help you book tours or get in touch with local agencies

On this page:

What to Consider About Memory Care in Greenville

Situated 85 miles from the Atlantic Coast, Greenville, NC, is listed as one of the best places to retire in Pitt County. The city has a population of approximately 92,000, 10 percent of whom are 65 and older, including those who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or some form of dementia. Greenville is located in a state with 170,000 individuals who have cognitive impairments, and there are three memory care facilities in the city to accommodate these individuals.

In Greenville and the state of North Carolina, memory care facilities are regulated by the Division of Health Service Regulation. They are commonly referred to as adult care home with a special care unit (SCU) for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. These facilities must have at least one trained staff member on staff at all times for every eight residents with cognitive impairments.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Memory Care in Greenville

  • The city of Greenville is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Vidant Medical Center and the Greenville VA Health Care Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
  • Greenville has an overall rate of crime that is 56 percent higher than the national average. A person has a one in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime, which may be a concern for those with family members in memory care in the area.
  • The cost of living In Greenville is 87.6, which is considerably less than the state average of 96 and the national average of 100, so families with seniors in memory care may find it easier to manage costs.
  • Summers in Greenville are long and hot with average July highs around 90 degrees. Winters are cold and short with average January lows around 32. The city gets around three inches of snow per year, which may be an issue for those who are sensitive to colder temperatures.  

Paying for Memory Care in Greenville

Memory Care costs in Greenville start around $6,320 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,694 per month.

It’s important to note that memory care 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.

Cities in North Carolina

Wake Forest

$7,590

Morehead City

$7,405

Smithfield

$7,170

Greenville

$6,320

US

$5,694

Wilson

$5,200

New Bern

$4,355

Financial Assistance for Memory Care in Greenville

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in North Carolina page.

More Ways to Pay for Memory Care

While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for memory care, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance memory care costs include:

  • Veterans Benefits
  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Reverse Mortgage

For more information about different ways to finance memory care, visit our Memory Care in North Carolina page.

Free Memory Care 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 a memory care 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 memory care resources in Greenville, please visit our Memory Care in North Carolina page.

Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Greenville

Greenville-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in North Carolina are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in North Carolina page for more information about these laws.

Reviews of Communities Nearby

Memory Care

Linda

I visited this facility

Review of Brookdale Dickinson Avenue

Brookdale Dickinson Avenue was lovely. I liked that it wasn't some huge conglomerate-looking type of place. It was small and it was well-kept. The grounds were beautiful. The entrance and the...

Read more

Memory Care

James

I am a friend or relative of a current/past resident

Review of Brookdale Dickinson Avenue

My wife has moved into Brookdale Dickinson Avenue. I thank all the attendees, nurses, and also the managers. Everybody has been very friendly to me. Any way they can help me, they have worked...

Read more

Memory Care Facilities near Greenville, NC

KinstonWilsonNew BernSmithfieldJacksonvilleRolesville

Other Options in Greenville, NC

Business Owners

Caring.com

Caring.com is a leading online destination for caregivers seeking information and support as they care for aging parents, spouses, and other loved ones. We offer thousands of original articles, helpful tools, advice from more than 50 leading experts, a community of caregivers, and a comprehensive directory of caregiving services.

 

The material on this site is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for legal, financial, professional, or medical advice or diagnosis or treatment. By using our website, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Caring.com

Caring.com is a leading online destination for caregivers seeking information and support as they care for aging parents, spouses, and other loved ones. We offer thousands of original articles, helpful tools, advice from more than 50 leading experts, a community of caregivers, and a comprehensive directory of caregiving services.

 

The material on this site is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for legal, financial, professional, or medical advice or diagnosis or treatment. By using our website, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Our Services

  • Senior Living Directory

  • Senior Care Directory

  • Caregiving Resources

  • Sitemap

  • Terms of Use

  • Privacy Policy


© 2024 Caring, LLC. All rights reserved.