11 Memory Care Facilities in Guilford County, NC

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Guilford County, NC

photo of Brighton Gardens of Greensboro

Brighton Gardens of Greensboro

Provides: Memory Care
1208 New Garden Road, Greensboro, NC 27410
"I did an in-person tour of Brighton Gardens of Greensboro. The tour guide was very nice and showed me every part of their memory care. I saw all the residents that were there. They have a dog that..." More

photo of Brookdale High Point North

Brookdale High Point North

Provides: Memory Care
1564 Skeet Club Road, High Point, NC 27265
"My mother is now a resident of Brookdale High Point North. So far, it has been good. Just because of the COVID, I can't really give an honest opinion, but they have been very nice to me on that..." More

photo of Harmony at Greensboro

Harmony at Greensboro

Provides: Memory Care
3420 Whitehurst Road, Greensboro, NC 27410
"" More

photo of Brookdale Lawndale Park

Brookdale Lawndale Park

Provides: Memory Care
4400 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro, NC 27455
"Brookdale Lawndale Park provides our residents with lifestyles, housing, and services in comfortable surroundings combined with exceptional amenities, programs, and care. Through Brookdale's..." More

photo of Richland Place

Richland Place

Provides: Memory Care
3823 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro, NC 27455
"We chose Brookdale Lawndale Drive, and our overall experience was great. The administration worked so hard in a very timely manner. The rooms were comfortable. The staff was cordial and really..." More

photo of Westchester Harbour at Providence Place

Westchester Harbour at Providence Place

Provides: Memory Care
630 Whittier Avenue, High Point, NC 27262
"Westchester Harbour has a state-of-the-art technology and design that brings a passionate commitment to provide excellent care in a Christian environment. We offer private and semi-private rooms..." More

photo of Morningview at Irving Park

Morningview at Irving Park

Provides: Memory Care
3200 North Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27408
"I'm very pleased with Morningview at Irving Park. It's very warm and very welcoming. The staff is wonderful. Everyone is very nice. My father loves the food. He doesn't participate much, but they..." More

photo of Carriage House Senior Living Community
Caring Star 2014

Carriage House Senior Living Community

Provides: Memory Care
3896 North Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27455
"My father is at the Carriage House. It's good all the way around. The staff is very caring. The food is well set up and well prepared. There's singing, word games, and other stimulating activities." More

photo of Heritage Greens

Heritage Greens

Provides: Memory Care
801 Meadowood St, Greensboro, NC 27409
" Ideally located close to shopping, entertainment and medical services, the warm and friendly Heritage Greens campus offers a variety of senior lifestyle options, educational and cultural..." More

Spring Arbor of Greensboro

Provides: Memory Care
5125 Michaux Road, Greensboro, NC 27410

photo of Abbotswood at Irving Park

Abbotswood at Irving Park

Provides: Memory Care
3504 Flint Street, Greensboro, NC 27405
"Abbotswood is centrally located in Irving Park with everything you may desire nearby, from cultural events and historical sites, to beautiful parks and the city library. Downtown Greensboro offers..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Guilford County

    North Carolina is home to 10.3 million residents, and of this group, the Alzheimer's Association estimates that 170,000 have Alzheimer's disease. Guilford County, North Carolina, which is the third-most populous county in the state, has a population of 533,670 people, 14.8 percent of whom are 65 or over, which works out to about 78,983 individuals, many of whom may have Alzheimer's disease and require memory care.

    There are six memory care facilities in Guilford County, five of which are located in Greensboro, the county's largest city, and one situated in High Point. Memory care communities are classified as Special Care Units (SCUs) in North Carolina within Adult Care Homes (ACHs). 

    • The climate in Guilford County is quite comfortable. It ranks 65/100 on Sperling's Comfort Index scale. The area has pleasant summer and spring seasons, although it does get quite hot in the summer — the average high in July is around 89 degrees. Guilford County doesn't typically get much snow in the winter, either, only around 5 inches each year.
    • The cost of living in Guilford County is a big benefit, as it's quite affordable for seniors and their families. On a cost of living index where the national average is 100, Guilford County is 89.1, which is below the state average of 96. This index factors in housing, utilities, groceries and other expenses necessary for living.
    • Another great financial benefit to living in Guilford County is the tax rates. North Carolina is considered to be a moderately tax-friendly state for retirees, thanks to Social Security being fully tax exempt. Other retirement funds, such as public and private pensions and withdrawals from 401ks and IRAs are taxed at the state rate of 5.5%.
    • Guilford County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Neurology Department at Cone Health Medical Group in Greensboro, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 

    Note: Data on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.


    Paying for Memory Care in Guilford County

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in North Carolina

    $5,973.00 Davidson County
    $5,604.00 Forsyth County
    $5,447.00 Stokes County
    $5,188.00 Rockingham County
    $4,974.00 US
    $4,874.00 Guilford County
    $4,244.00 Alamance County
    $4,172.00 Randolph County

    Memory Care costs in Guilford County start around $4,874 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,974 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Guilford County 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 Guilford County

    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 Guilford County

    Guilford County 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 Guilford County, please visit our Memory Care in North Carolina page.

    Directory of Winners in the Guilford County Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Guilford County

    Guilford County-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.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Guilford County

    • Review of Brookdale High Point North

      My mother is now a resident of Brookdale High Point North. So far, it has been good. Just because of the COVID, I can't really give an honest opinion, but they have been very nice to me on that lev... Read more

      Renea
    • Review of Brighton Gardens of Greensboro

      I did an in-person tour of Brighton Gardens of Greensboro. The tour guide was very nice and showed me every part of their memory care. I saw all the residents that were there. They have a dog that ... Read more

      Patricia
    • Review of Brighton Gardens of Greensboro

      My brother will be moving into Brighton Gardens of Greensboro, but it was put on hold because of the pandemic. They assured me that the room is his, and they will let me know when we can get him in... Read more

      Joetta
    Business owner? Claim your Caring.com Listing