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 are 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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Decent Tourreviewed on: 03/17/2017 by Anonymous
I had a decent of this community. It is a nice community, but I didn't feel they were fit to care for someone with dementia.
Very friendlyreviewed on: 03/02/2014 by Anonymous
Getting to know the place!reviewed on: 02/01/2017 by Anonymous
The staff has been very, very friendly and super nice. The food is high quality and the community has that home like feel that we wanted for my parents. The community is clean and neat always. ... Read the full review.
Momreviewed on: 08/27/2016 by Anonymous
Due to the lack of family in Illinois my mother has moved to Durham. She is now 5 mins. From family but the family we have found at Brookdale of Durham is wonderful. Mom is 100 years old and... Read the full review.
Mom is making friends at Brookdale!!reviewed on: 10/14/2016 by Anonymous
The staff are pleasant and go out of their way to be helpful. The community has a family feeling to it. The staff try to involve her in activities. They offer daily activities such as bingo and... Read the full review.