The 12 Best Raleigh, NC Memory Care Facilities

We looked at patient and family reviews, uncovered what treatment options were available at each facility, and looked for what made each unique.


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Carillon Assisted Living of North Raleigh

Carillon Assisted Living of North Raleigh has the staff and the programming to care for seniors with Alzheimer’s Disease.
  • Specialized Alzheimer’s Disease care programs
  • Accommodating for multiple stages of dementia
Carillon Assisted Living of North Raleigh | Retirement Living
Start My Search 5219 Old Wake Forest Rd
Raleigh, NC, 27609

Spring Arbor of Raleigh

At Spring Arbor of Raleigh, the staff is trained in the Virtual Sensitivity Experience. It lets them get a better look at what it is like to have dementia so that they can provide more effective care.
  • The Cottage Care program focuses on seniors with dementia
  • A focus on creativity to help memory creation
Spring Arbor of Raleigh | Retirement Living
Start My Search 1810 N New Hope Rd
Raleigh, NC, 27604

Sunrise at North Hills

Sunrise at North Hills focuses on continuing care to help seniors with memory care needs. All seniors meet with a doctor each month for ongoing wellness visits to ensure that they are in good health.
  • Off-site group trips
  • Scheduled family meetings
Sunrise at North Hills | Retirement Living
Start My Search 615 Spring Forest Rd
Raleigh, NC, 27609

The Covington

The Covington has a team of memory care specialists that focus on dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease. Seniors get better care by working with these specialists on a daily basis.
  • Custom-built facility for added security
  • Secure outdoor spaces for lounging and therapy sessions
The Covington | Retirement Living
Start My Search 4510 Duraleigh Rd
Raleigh, NC, 27612

Wake Assisted Living

Wake Assisted Living has a relatively small community for seniors with memory care concerns. Apartments are furnished making it easy to move in and get to know the community.
  • Private and semi-private apartments
  • Easy to navigate spaces
Wake Assisted Living | Retirement Living
Start My Search 2800 Kidd Rd
Raleigh, NC, 27610

Bright Horizon Senior Care

Bright Horizon Senior Care provides personal memory care in a small facility. With such a small community, seniors get more time with staff members to focus on specific goals and improvement.
  • Medication management by trained professionals
  • In-depth personal care options
Bright Horizon Senior Care | Retirement Living
Start My Search 1405 Falls Church Rd
Raleigh, NC, 27609

Gracie Sturdivant Care Home

At the Gracie Sturdivant Care Home, seniors receive care from licensed nurses with specializations and training in memory care.
  • Private, well-furnished rooms
  • Care is overseen by RNs
Gracie Sturdivant Care Home | Retirement Living
Start My Search 2445 Deanwood Dr
Raleigh, NC, 27615

North Hills Senior Living

North Hills Senior Living offers seniors the memory care that they need while focusing on being affordable for everyone. The facility received a four-star rating from the State of North Carolina.
  • Located between two major hospitals
  • A home-like facility for individualized care
North Hills Senior Living | Retirement Living
Start My Search 110 Dartmouth Rd
Raleigh, NC, 27609

Elmcroft of Northridge

Seniors like Elmcroft of Northridge because the facility makes it easy to collaborate with other caregivers. Seniors can keep their doctors, get the nursing care that they need, and stay close to their families while in the facility.
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Creates individual care plans
Elmcroft of Northridge | Retirement Living
Start My Search 600 Newton Rd
Raleigh, NC, 27615

Brighton Gardens of Raleigh

Seniors choose Brighton Gardens of Raleigh because of the relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. It leads to new friendships and a sense of belonging in a close community.
  • Weekly movie night events
  • Lounging spaces for the community
Brighton Gardens of Raleigh | Retirement Living
Start My Search 3101 Duraleigh Rd
Raleigh, NC, 27612

Morningside of Raleigh

Morningside of Raleigh uses the Lifestyle360 program developed by Five Star Senior Living. It takes a comprehensive approach to care and helps seniors make improvements in every aspect of their lives.
  • Contemporary design and architecture
  • A home-like feel
Morningside of Raleigh | Retirement Living
Start My Search 801 Dixie Trail
Raleigh, NC, 27607

Sunrise of Raleigh

Seniors at Sunrise of Raleigh receive the extra support that they need from qualified staff members. Their stay is maintenance-free since housekeeping and groundskeeping are taken care of.
  • Basic care services provided
  • Seniors develop a unique care plan
Sunrise of Raleigh | Retirement Living
Start My Search 4801 Edwards Mill Rd
Raleigh, NC, 27612

Additional Raleigh, NC Memory Care Resources

Fortunately, there are Raleigh area resources to help those with memory disorders and their families. Here are five to consider reaching out to in the greater Raleigh area:

  • Alzheimer’s Association Eastern North Carolina Chapter: The Eastern North Carolina Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association offers many local services, including support groups, disease education, and support services. Call the chapter directly at 919-803-8285 for assistance.
  • Dementia Alliance of North Carolina: The Dementia Alliance of North Carolina hosts awareness events, provides family support services, and funds research on dementia and other memory-related disorders. To get involved, call 919-832-3732.
  • Duke Memory Disorders Clinic: The Duke Memory Disorders Clinic provides diagnostic evaluations for memory disorders. Call the appointment line at 919-668-7600 to schedule an evaluation.
  • Project Lifesaver: Project Lifesaver provides a tracking device to seniors that wander off an may get lost. Call 919-856-6495 for eligibility information.
  • Center for Volunteer Caregiving: The Center for Volunteer Caregiving gives family caregivers the tools they need, including training and respite care. Call 919-460-0567 to learn more about this volunteer-led program.