Community InformationCarolina House of Durham is an assisted living facility in Durham, NC. Carolina House of Durham offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.
Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and Carolina House of Durham offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so Carolina House of Durham provides meals for residents.
Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help. If a resident needs assistance moving from a bed to a wheelchair, this facility has staff who can help. Carolina House of Durham is operated by Brookdale.
Unique Features* Solid, caring term staff including building maintenance, housekeeping and kitchen
* Staff RN is Resident Care Director
* Lots of ongoing activities like hayride at pumpkin farm, visit to state fair, crafts, etc.
* Chef caters to residents and buys many fresh items from local farmers market to prepare both ongoing and as special requests.
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 10% Medium Care 60% Heavy Care 30%
Carolina House of Durham prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community can administer insulin injections and blood sugar tests, although it is not necessarily able to offer sliding scale therapy.
This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide standby assistance for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary Transportation
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesHospice Available
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Carolina House of Durham
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $3,500 - $4,300 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $3,900 - $4,900 Monthly Semi-Private Averages $2,600 - $3,200 Monthly 2 BedroomsDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at Carolina House of Durham
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $2,700 - $3,400 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,200 - $1,500 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $900 - $1,100 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $500 - $600 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $900 - $1,200 MonthlyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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General Pricing Information for Durham Assisted Living
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A safe and well-rounded facility for people with all kinds of needs.reviewed on: 11/23/2021 by Kim
It's a beautiful place with excellent care. The residents have to choose to participate, obviously. I know they encourage my parents to come to things, but maybe not enough. Although I... Read the full review.
Working To Keep Special Offeredreviewed on: 04/06/2017 by Anonymous
Brookdale sent some teaser with specials for the cost. I showed it to my cousin who was in rehab and she liked the prices. There was a time crunch to get the special and had to make a deposit by... Read the full review.
This may not be the best fit for a younger, more active senior.reviewed on: 07/01/2016 by Anonymous
This may not be the best fit for a younger, more active senior. They definitely have an older crowd here. The maintenance man is probably the nicest guy there.
Brookdale is a fantastic place for your loved onereviewed on: 08/14/2017 by Katherine Siler
Overall our experience with Brookdale was wonderful. Jessica Knox, Charisse and the entire 3rd floor medical tech staff was outstanding. Very caring people and genuinely want what is best for... Read the full review.
Improvement Ideasreviewed on: 08/30/2013 by Debbie Smith
My biggest concern is the housekeeping. You have to ask to get light housekeeping and it does not appear to be done on a weekly basis. There is something on the air vents in the hall that... Read the full review.