13 Memory Care Facilities in Guilford County, NC

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Guilford County, NC

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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

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Heritage Greens

Provides: Memory Care
801 Meadowood St, Greensboro, NC 27409
"Heritage Greens was really good because of the way it was laid out. You don't have to go down the corridor to get somewhere because everything's in a circle and I liked that, but the one-time fee..." More

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Harmony at Greensboro

Provides: Memory Care
3420 Whitehurst Road, Greensboro, NC 27410
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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
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Brookdale Lawndale Park

Provides: Memory Care
4400 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro, NC 27455
"We've chosen Brookdale Lawndale Park for my mother-in-law, the place is absolutely wonderful, and we have no qualms with it. It's absolutely awesome. It is a very social community that she will..." More
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Abbotswood at Irving Park

Provides: Memory Care
3504 Flint St., Greensboro, NC 27405
"We went to Abbotswood at Irving Park. I liked that they divide the memory care into two different sections from middle Alzheimer's and then ones that are really at the end stages. They divide those..." More

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Richland Place

Provides: Memory Care
3823 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro, NC 27455
"My sister moved to Richland Place a week ago. It's the best that we could find for what we needed. I think it's a very good place; I like it. The people were much friendlier than the other place we..." More

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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

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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

Spring Arbor of Greensboro

Provides: Memory Care
5125 Michaux Road, Greensboro, NC 27410
"Located in the northern suburbs of Greensboro, NC, Spring Arbor of Greensboro is an assisted living community tucked away into a residential area. Food and dining options are abundant throughout..." More

Piedmont Christian Home, Inc.

Provides: Memory Care
1510 Deep River Road, High Point, NC 27265
"My uncle moved into the memory care of Piedmont Christian Home last month. It was very refreshing to have a place to put him that I feel like we can trust. We had a bad experience at the previous..." More

Guilford House

Provides: Memory Care
5918 Netfield Rd, Greensboro, NC 27455
"My grandfather moved into the Guilford House. They are very nice, the staff is very connected, and knowledgeable. They make you feel that you're at home. They make you feel very confident about..." More

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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

    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

    $5,986.00 Davidson County
    $5,619.00 Forsyth County
    $5,599.00 Guilford County
    $5,547.00 Stokes County
    $5,363.00 Rockingham County
    $5,071.00 US
    $4,807.00 Alamance County
    $4,697.00 Randolph County

    Memory Care costs in Guilford County start around $5,599 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,071 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 Guilford House

      My grandfather moved into the Guilford House. They are very nice, the staff is very connected, and knowledgeable. They make you feel that you're at home. They make you feel very confident about the... Read more

      Ashley
    • Review of Heritage Greens

      Heritage Greens was really good because of the way it was laid out. You don't have to go down the corridor to get somewhere because everything's in a circle and I liked that, but the one-time fee w... Read more

      Deanna
    • Review of Heritage Greens

      My aunt has moved into Heritage Greens. She's doing wonderful. She enjoys it there. It's very clean, it has beautiful gardens, and she enjoys the outside time there. She enjoys being around others.... Read more

      Courtney
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