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Wake Assisted Living

  2800 Kidd Road
Raleigh, NC 27610

919-231-7575

PruittHealth - Raleigh

  2420 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC 27603

919-755-0226

Waltonwood Lake Boone

  3550 Horton Street
Raleigh, NC 27607

919-569-5328

TerraBella Northridge

  421 Van Thomas Dr
Raleigh, NC 27615

984-231-6040

1 Featured Memory Care Communities in the Raleigh Area

TerraBella Northridge

Redefining Senior Living

  •  421 Van Thomas Dr, Raleigh, NC 27615
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  • Memory and Dementia Care Memory and Dementia Care
    Pets Welcome Pets Welcome
    Restaurant Style Dining Restaurant Style Dining
    Short Term Short Term
    Sidewalks Sidewalks
    Various Levels of Care Various Levels of Care
  • Highest Four-Star Rating
  • Assisted Living & Dementia Care
  • All Inclusive Pricing
  • Short Term Respite Stays
  • Full Activities Program

3 Memory Care Communities in the Raleigh Area

Waltonwood Lake Boone

Redefining Retirement Living

  •  3550 Horton Street, Raleigh, NC 27607
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  • Memory and Dementia Care Memory and Dementia Care
    Pets Welcome Pets Welcome
    Various Levels of Care Various Levels of Care
    Virtual/Video Tour Virtual/Video Tour
  • Whether you're looking for independent senior living, assisted living, or memory care, Waltonwood Lake Boone is the perfect place for you to call home.
  • Fall Prevention Programs, Sensory Room for Memory Care residents, Hydration Programs & Regularly Scheduled wellness checks throughout the night
  • Meals are a large part of your daily life, and exquisite food helps create memorable experiences.
  • We offer several resident-ran clubs and study groups that include a Garden House with herbs and flowers, a Lifestyle Club for residents and a TravelClub.
  • Our Memory Care life enrichment coordinator creates a calendar of daily and monthly activities involving individual programs and small group activities that encourage participation

Wake Assisted Living

Let us provide your loved one with quality memory care!

  • 24-Hour Assistance by Specially Trained Staff
  • Alarmed exterior doors
  • On-site Physician Service
  • Accept Special Assistance, Medicaid & Private Pay
  • Nutritious meals and snacks; medication management

PruittHealth - Raleigh

Committed to Caring

  •  2420 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • State of the art therapeutic techniques
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy; Out-patient also available
  • Inservice education for patients, families and healthcare center staff
  • Transitional, Supportive and Memory Care Units
  • Upscale dining with menus by our Executive Chef; Concierge services available

Other Memory Care Communities in the Raleigh Area

Morningside of Raleigh

Welcome Home

  •  801 Dixie Trail, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Alzheimer's Dementia Care Unit
  • Offering 4 levels of Alzheimer's care and 6 levels of assisted care
  • Scheduled transportation
  • Private & Companion Suites
  • Inside the Beltline

Val's Place Homes

All the resources for a great retirement are right here!

  •  4910 Morehead Dr., Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Private/Semi-Private Room and board
  • 3 meals per day plus snacks (dietary needs will be met)
  • Registered Nurse evaluations every 3 months
  • Daily Activities including social and leisure
  • Assistance with medication administration

Spring Arbor of Raleigh

Premier Senior Living... Because it's how you live that Matters

  •  1810 New Hope Rd, Raleigh, NC 27604
  • 24-Hour Assistance/Medication Administration
  • Three Delicious Meals per Day Plus Snacks
  • Full-Service Beauty and Barber Salon
  • On-Site Therapy and Wellness Program
  • Scheduled Transportation

Alzheimer's Association - Eastern North Carolina

Serving the 51 county region of Eastern North Carolina

  •  3739 National Drive, Suite 110, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • We have local chapters across the nation, providing services within each community.
  • Our professionally staffed 24/7 Helpline (1.800.272.3900) offers information and advice to more than 250,000 callers each year and provides translation services in more than 170 languages.
  • We help people find clinical trials through our free service Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch, which makes it easy to search opportunities based on personal criteria.
  • Our annual Walk to End Alzheimer's™ is the nation's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research.

Brighton Gardens of Raleigh

Welcoming Brighter Days

  •  3101 Duraleigh Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Beautiful Home-Like Setting
  • Personalized Care
  • Licensed Nursing Staff
  • 24-Hour Emergency Response System
  • Full Activities Program

Sunrise of Raleigh

Welcoming Brighter Days

  •  4801 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Trained staff available 24 hours a day
  • Daily physical fitness, creative, social, learning and spiritual activities, scheduled group trips and resident-sponsored clubs for a variety of interests
  • Up to three delicious, well-balanced meals served daily featuring a variety of menu choices with snacks available throughout the day
  • Monthly wellness visits by a licensed on-staff nurse
  • Weekly housekeeping and daily trash removal

Bright Horizon Senior Care Home

Successful Aging is the Experience of Joy, Happiness, and Satisfaction in Later Life.

  •  1405 Falls Church Road, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • On-site medical visits: geriatric physician, podiatrist, speech therapist, occupational therapist, physical therapist
  • Dementia care & wandering prevention
  • Outside patio, computer/internet access, cable TV & beauty services provided
  • Health and exercise programs & social programs and activities
  • Beautiful neighborhood, emergency call system & 24-hour staffing

The Covington

Exceptional Senior Living

  •  4510 Duraleigh Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Dedicated caregivers, 24/7
  • Technology engagement
  • Housekeeping, laundry & scheduled transportation
  • 3 nutritious meals & snacks daily
  • Activities program with group and one-on-one activities

Sunrise at North Hills

Welcoming Brighter Days

  •  615 Spring Forest Road, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Trained staff available 24 hours a day
  • Daily physical fitness, creative, social, learning and spiritual activities, scheduled group trips and resident-sponsored clubs for a variety of interests
  • Up to three delicious, well-balanced meals served daily featuring a variety of menu choices with snacks available throughout the day
  • Monthly wellness visits by a licensed on-staff nurse
  • Weekly housekeeping and daily trash removal

Springmoor

Springmoor is…a beautiful place to call home in an ideal location to retire

  •  1500 Sawmill Road, Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Springmoor offers many different styles of single-level residences to accommodate every preference
  • Full kitchens with dishwashers
  • All utilities, including electric, gas, water, local telephone and more than 100 TV channels through Spectrum Cable
  • Some residences even include special features like bay windows, fireplaces and built-ins
  • Indoor swimming pool, Movie Theater, Putting green & Croquet court

Falls River Court

Welcoming Raleigh Memory Care

  •  1130 Falls River Ave., Raleigh, NC 27614
  • 24-Hour Professional Staff; Secure Front Entrance
  • Housekeeping, Personal Laundry and Linen Service
  • Life Enrichment Program
  • Respite Available
  • Secured Courtyard, Outdoor Areas and Beautiful Shaded Sunporch

What is Dementia, Alzheimer’s, & Memory Care?

Memory Care is a long-term residential care option in senior housing that provides specialized, around-the-clock care to older adults living with all types of dementia.  Memory Care, also referred to as Alzheimer’s Care or Dementia Care, may become necessary once cognitive disorders reach a stage that makes living at home or receiving care at home too difficult. It’s common to find a Memory Care unit within an Assisted Living community, often in a specialized building or neighborhood.  Memory Care housing may also be found in a Continuing Care Retirement Community, a Skilled Nursing Facility, Nursing Home or as a standalone entity or community.

Dementia vs Alzheimer’s

Dementia is a broad term applied to a group of symptoms related to a decline in mental function that is severe enough to interfere with daily living.  Huntington’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and traumatic brain injuries are all linked to dementia.  Alzheimer’s is a specific brain disorder, and the most common form of dementia, that destroys memory and cognitive skills over time.  Both dementia and Alzheimer’s may result in memory loss, mood swings, speech impairment, confusion/hallucinations and incontinence.

When Might Memory Care be Necessary?

It may be time to look into a memory care community if you’re concerned for your loved one’s health and safety due to one or more of the following issues:

  • Wandering from home or getting lost on familiar routes
  • Forgetting to turn off stoves or other appliances
  • Changes in personality, such as aggression or hostility
  • Misplacing items and forgetting important dates and names
  • Incoherent thoughts and speech
  • Impaired judgment
  • Physical changes, including weight loss, poor hygiene and falls or unexplained bruises
  • Unpaid bills, insufficient or spoiled food in the home, pets and/or housekeeping are neglected
  • Changes in health and behavior that are beyond your family’s ability to manage

What is the Difference between Memory Care and Assisted Living?

Memory Care and Assisted Living communities both providing housing, meals, and assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs), such as bathing, dressing, toileting and walking.  However, Memory Care communities offer additional features that are specifically designed to help residents with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, in the following areas:

  • Safety: Memory Care communities typically have locked entrances and exits with keypad codes, door alarms and enclosed outdoor spaces. Staff will also escort residents to and from meals and activities.
  • Layout: Soothing spaces, color-coded walls and common rooms clearly marked with pictures to help reduce confusion.
  • Activities: While both Assisted Living and Memory Care communities both offer activities that encourage socialization, Memory Care communities often include therapies and exercises that help maintain cognitive skills and increase relaxation, such as occupational, art or music therapies. They also have predictable schedules and follow set routines.
  • Staff and Training: The staff in a Memory Care community are trained to manage wandering, and to redirect behaviors common to dementia, such as agitation, confusion, aggression and anxiety. There is 24/7 care, a higher staff-resident ratio and personalized care plans.

A Memory Care community can offer your loved one more independence, engagement, safety and specialized support, along with peace of mind for you.   Begin your search for a Memory Care community using our US map above. Our search results include facility pictures, descriptions, floor plans and pricing where available.

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