The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Guilford County, NC for 2023

Directory of 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
"Brighton Gardens of Greensboro has a friendly staff. My mom's room is nice and spacious, and the atmosphere is cheery. The dining area is also very nice and accommodating. They have a staff that's..." 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 Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
1564 Skeet Club Road, High Point, NC 27265
"Brookdale High Point North Memory Care was very clean. The seniors were involved in activities. I was just impressed. They had daily activities for them. They have like a fitness thing they said..." More

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Brookdale Lawndale Park

Provides: Memory Care
4400 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro, NC 27455
"We decided to go with Brookdale Lawndale Park for my aunt. I liked that the memory care was a separate building from the assisted living. I like that right off. That was one of our main things, and..." More

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Richland Place

Provides: Memory Care
3823 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro, NC 27455
"Richland Place was very, very nice, very good. The only difference with the other place was they lost the hairdresser. They were just very, very efficient, very good. I liked the idea that they..." More

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WhiteStone: A Masonic & Eastern Star ...

Provides: Memory Care
700 SOUTH HOLDEN ROAD, Greensboro, NC 27407
"My mother just moved into WhiteStone nursing home. The staff members are pretty helpful, and they are good for the most part. She's not real thrilled with the food. The upkeep and the layout are..." More

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Sincere Manor Family Care Home

Provides: Memory Care
334 Zeb Rd, Gibsonville, NC 27249
"We Care For You We are dedicated to providing you with compassionate assisted living in secure and inviting residential settings. Your independence and sense of self is enhanced with our..." More

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Morningview at Irving Park

Provides: Memory Care
3200 North Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27408
"Morningview at Irving Park was nice, but they were in the process of remodeling. The places that have been done looked very nice. The staff that we met were extremely pleasant. They had a few..." More

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Carriage House Senior Living Community

Provides: Memory Care
3896 North Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27455
"We visited Carriage House. We looked at the room and the overall description of how the place ran. The parking is a little tight, but other than that, everything looked nice and well-kept. The..." 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

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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

Piedmont Christian Home, Inc.

Provides: Memory Care
1510 Deep River Road, High Point, NC 27265
"My sister lives in Piedmont Christian Home. She's doing well. I went and visited her. They seem to be taking pretty good care of her. They call me when she is sick, and they tell me what they're..." 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

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

Wellington Oaks

Provides: Memory Care
3004 Dexter Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27407
"The caregivers at Wellington Oaks are very caring. They seem to genuinely care about their residents and my mom is pretty happy with the food. She is in the memory care and everything is kept..." 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

    $6,285.00 Guilford County
    $6,072.00 Stokes County
    $5,806.00 Rockingham County
    $5,675.00 Randolph County
    $5,525.00 US
    $5,507.00 Forsyth County
    $5,290.00 Davidson County
    $5,245.00 Alamance County

    Memory Care costs in Guilford County start around $6,285 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,525 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 Morningview at Irving Park

      Morningview at Irving Park was nice, but they were in the process of remodeling. The places that have been done looked very nice. The staff that we met were extremely pleasant. They had a few dinin... Read more

      Joseph
    • Review of Carriage House Senior Living Community

      We visited Carriage House. We looked at the room and the overall description of how the place ran. The parking is a little tight, but other than that, everything looked nice and well-kept. The staf... Read more

      Joseph
    • Review of Piedmont Christian Home, Inc.

      It smells like urine, all the bathrooms are always out of order, they dont make the residents wash, ive seen residents with the same dirty clothes on for days, they are constantly falling the have ... Read more

      chyrl
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