3 Memory Care Facilities near Greenville, NC
Also serving communities of Tarboro, Williamston, Kinston.
There are 3 Memory Care Facilities in the Greenville area, with 1 in Greenville and 2 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Greenville is $9,000 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,750. Cheaper nearby regions include Wilson with an average starting cost of $5,200.
To help you with your search, browse the 2 reviews below for memory care facilities in Greenville.
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1 Memory Care Facility in Greenville, NC
2 Memory Care Facilities near Greenville, NC
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.
- 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
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Greenville start around $9,000 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,864 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.
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.
Directory of Winners in the Greenville Area
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.