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Charlotte Senior Living Resources

Charlotte, North Carolina is a beautiful city that offers a strong economy, an abundance of recreational amenities and a comfortable climate. The city has an active senior community, and is a prime destination for those who enjoy exploring historic sites, unique shopping venues and scenic parks. With its variety of options for senior living and easy access to cultural amenities, Charlotte is a wonderful place to live.

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Median Senior Living Costs

Charlotte, NC

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Senior Living in Charlotte, NC is:

  • 4% more expensive than the state of North Carolina
  • 7% more expensive than the South region
  • 2% less expensive than the nation as a whole
Use our Senior Living Cost Index to learn more about senior living costs in your area.

Professional Senior Services

Explore the Charlotte Directory to find local senior products and services that meet the needs of you and your family.

Alzheimer's & Dementia

ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION WESTERN CAROLINA CHAPTER
www.alz.org/northcarolina

The Western Carolina Chapter provides patient and family services, information and referral, education, and advocacy in the 49 western North Carolina counties serving over 88,000 people living with Alzheimer's disease.

Elder Law Attorneys

LAW OFFICES OF JONATHAN S. FRANK, PC
www.FrankLegal.com
(704) 552-1110

As an experienced estate and elder law firm, our goal is to help you plan for the future and protect and preserve the lifetime of savings that you or your loved ones have worked so hard to accumulate.

For many years now, The Michael Jeffcoat Firm has successfully represented nursing home residents and their families. Our experience over the years has taught us that nursing home neglect cases, from unnecessary falls to complicated pressure sores (bedsores or decubitus ulcers), are never simple and should be handled by an experienced nursing home neglect attorney.

Real Estate Services

A trusted advisor for your custom lifestyle in Charlotte, Concord, Kannapolis, China Grove, Salisbury, Huntersville and Harrisburg. I'm a Seniors Real Estate Specialist available to help you step by step through the downsizing and relocation process.

Senior Activities

CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG SENIOR CENTERS
charmeck.org

The Senior Centers offer a wide variety of educational and recreational opportunities for people 55 and older. All programs are taught by experienced instructors.

SHEPHERD'S CENTER OF CHARLOTTE
shepherdscharlotte.org

Shepherd’s Center of Charlotte connects learning programs and services to support and enrich the lives of older adults. Shepherd’s Center programs follow the lifelong learning model providing participants with an intellectually stimulating experience in an atmosphere of friendship.

Senior Moving

Fresh Start Transitions serves older adults and their families in the Charlotte, NC and Hilton Head Island, SC areas.

We specialize in assisting seniors, along with their families, with the sometimes daunting process of downsizing and moving.

Local Services and Government

Local Attractions and Amenities

Upcoming Charlotte Senior Events
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Oct 27, 2016 through Jun 29, 2017
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Feb 01, 2017 through Feb 28, 2017
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Feb 15, 2017 through Mar 22, 2017
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Feb 26, 2017
3:00 PM
Charlotte, NC
Sponsored by: Willow Ridge Assisted Living

Minimum age: 8
Activities: Volunteers interact with the residents through bingo activities. Volunteers call out numbers, assist players by acting as...
Feb 27, 2017
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Feb 28, 2017
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Mar 01, 2017
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Mar 01, 2017 through Mar 31, 2017
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Mar 02, 2017
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Mar 02, 2017 through Mar 30, 2017
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Mar 06, 2017
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Mar 08, 2017
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Mar 09, 2017
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Mar 09, 2017
10:30 AM
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Please join us for our Senior's Coffee Morning. Refreshments will be provided. No registration required.

Mar 13, 2017
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Upcoming Charlotte Volunteer Events for Seniors
Jan 02, 2017 through Dec 18, 2017
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Charlotte, NC
  • Skills Needed:

    • Love and appreciation for older or disabled adults

    • Patient, encouraging, and enthusiastic attitude

    • Willingness to maintain confidentiality

    • Respect for people of different...

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Charlotte, NC
Each weekday, Friendship Trays delivers more than 750 meals across Charlotte-Mecklenburg to elderly, disabled and homebound residents in need of a healthy meal. We're always looking for volunteers...
On-going
Charlotte, NC
  • Skills Needed:

    • Love and appreciation for older or disabled adults

    • Patient, encouraging, and enthusiastic attitude

    • Willingness to maintain confidentiality

    • Respect for people of different...

On-going
Charlotte, NC
  • Skills Needed:

    • Love and appreciation for older or disabled adults

    • Patient, encouraging, and enthusiastic attitude

    • Willingness to maintain confidentiality

    • Respect for people of different...

On-going
Charlotte, NC
American Cancer Society Cancer Resource Centers are designated spaces within the community where trained and certified American Cancer Society volunteers provide support to cancer patients, their...
On-going
Charlotte, NC
  • Skills Needed:

    • Love and appreciation for older or disabled adults

    • Patient, encouraging, and enthusiastic attitude

    • Willingness to maintain confidentiality

    • Respect for people of different...

Jan 11, 2017 through Jun 30, 2017
Monroe, NC

Council on Aging in Union County has an immediate need for volunteers to complete yard work & minor home safety repairs for seniors who have a hard time doing the work themselves.

Yard work...

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Raleigh, NC

Can you spare an hour? Can you share a smile? Can you hold a hand? Liberty Hospice in Raleigh in currently seeking volunteers to provide support to our Hospice patients. We would love the...

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Lexington, NC

Senior Services uses volunteers in areas of delivering meals to the elderly via Meals on Wheels, serving food at congregate nurition sites, house keeping, friendly visits, office and clerical...

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Raleigh, NC
Do you live in the Wake Forest area and are looking to share your time and compassion with a hospice patient and their family? Heartland Hospice would love to have you join our team of volunteers!
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Southern Pines, NC

Volunteers are vital members of Liberty Hospice's interdisciplinary team and the need for volunteers is great. Volunteers assist the patient and family with care and assistance to meet identified...

On-going
Columbia, NC

Volunteers needed to drive your vehicle to deliver nutritious meals to home bound seniors in your area.

We serve approximately 350 meals five days a week to seniors sixty years of age or older...

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Swan Quarter, NC

Volunteers needed to drive your vehicle to deliver nutritious meals to home bound seniors in your area.

We serve approximately 350 meals five days a week to seniors sixty years of age or older...

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Burlington, NC

The services you will give as a Hospice volunteer will profoundly improve the quality of our patient's lives. Friendly visits enable families to keep their loved ones at home, around the people...

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Raleigh, NC

Do you have wisdom to share? Are you 60 or better and enjoy offering guidance to younger generations?

Members of the Elder Wisdom Circle are seniors who share their wisdom with young advice seekers...

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Southern Pines, NC

Liberty Hospice is in need of volunteer who are willing to provide direct, patient care to the terminally ill patient and their family in patient's home care/residential setting. Direct care...

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Chapel Hill, NC

We are looking for people interested in volunteering with our organization who have a reasonable amount of cooking skills. Volunteers should have an interest in working with the elderly and...

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Raleigh, NC
Certified Therapy Dogs needed in the Durham area to provide friendly pet visits to hospice patients. If you would like to share your dog with hospice patients to make a difference in their final...
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Chapel Hill, NC
Charles House Association operates the Charles House Center for Community Eldercare to provide
quality, personalized care to elders and respite for their caregiving families. Locations include...
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Fayetteville, NC

Meals on Wheels volunteers deliver meals to homebound older adults, but they deliver so much more. You may be the only smiling face our clients see each day, plus you provide a vital safety check...

On-going
Cary, NC

In home support seeks to alleviate social isolation and depression that often accompanies the physical and emotional challenges facing older adults and adults with disabilities who are homebound....

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Asheville, NC

Once a month, same time each month, volunteers deliver food, donated to us from a local foodbank, to homebound elders. Volunteers pick up the prepackaged food at a central location and deliver the...

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Winston Salem, NC

Many older adults who want to live independantly are unable to go to the grocery store. We are in need of drivers who can take older adults grocery shopping. Don't you want to help?

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Asheboro, NC

Community Home Care & Hospice’s volunteers provide emotional support and companionship, comfort, and respite to our patients and families. All of our patients have been diagnosed with a...

On-going
Cary, NC

Volunteers provide support to families that are caring for a loved one with dementia or a disabling condition. The Center’s Caregiver Support Program provides two services 1) companionship to...

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Durham, NC

Believers United for Progress, a 501(c)(3) organization, was created in 2004 and incorporated in 2007, for the purpose of strengthening the community. We are mainly active in the Durham, North...

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Durham, NC

Our volunteers work as companions to those in need who may live alone, with a caregiver, or in a nursing home. The volunteer will provide companionship, transportation to doctor appointments, help...

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McLeansville, NC

Community Home Care & Hospice’s volunteers provide emotional support and companionship, comfort, and respite to our patients and families. All of our patients have been diagnosed with a...

On-going
Mebane, NC

Community Home Care & Hospice’s volunteers provide emotional support and companionship, comfort, and respite to our patients and families. All of our patients have been diagnosed with a...

On-going
Winston-Salem, NC
Bring a smile to an older adult by providing a weekly visit. You might gain a new friend in the process. One hour a week can make a huge different in the life of an older person who has limited...
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Salisbury, NC

Every day in Rowan County, cancer patients need help getting to and from treatment at cancer treatment centers. You can help provide this life-saving service by becoming a volunteer driver with...

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Durham, Chapel Hill, Hillsbrough, Roxboro,, NC
At Liberty Hospice, we strive to use the time and talents of those who answer our call to serve. Whether it's visiting patients and talking or looking at family photos, providing a special trade...
On-going
High Point, NC

Do you have wisdom to share? Are you 60 or better and enjoy offering guidance to younger generations?

Members of the Elder Wisdom Circle are seniors who share their wisdom with young advice seekers...

On-going
Winston Salem, NC

Help an older adult maintain good health and independence by providing transportation to medical appointments. Use your own vehicle. Mileage reimbursement provided. Meeting great people, hearing...

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Burlington, NC

Community Home Care & Hospice’s volunteers provide emotional support and companionship, comfort, and respite to our patients and families. All of our patients have been diagnosed with a...

On-going
Lexington, NC

Every day in Davidson County cancer patients need help getting to and from treatment at cancer treatment centers. You can help provide this life-saving service by becoming a volunteer driver with...

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Reidsville, NC

There are many kinds of Community Home Care & Hospice volunteers. Our volunteers include individuals, families, businesses, youth and school groups, civic organizations and churches. Volunteer...

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Kannapolis, NC

Volunteer drivers are needed to deliver meals to homebound elderly frail individuals in Cabarrus County. Time frame is Monday - Friday 10:30 to about 1:00 pm. You may deliver once a week, once a...

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Fayetteville, NC

Do you have wisdom to share? Are you 60 or better and enjoy offering guidance to younger generations?

Members of the Elder Wisdom Circle are seniors who share their wisdom with young advice seekers...

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Wilmington, NC

Do you have wisdom to share? Are you 60 or better and enjoy offering guidance to younger generations?

Members of the Elder Wisdom Circle are seniors who share their wisdom with young advice seekers...

On-going
Graham, NC

Community Home Care & Hospice’s volunteers provide emotional support and companionship, comfort, and respite to our patients and families. All of our patients have been diagnosed with a...

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Cary, NC

Calling all compassionate and dependable volunteers that want to give back to the elderly through service! This will be an ongoing volunteer opportunity for you. We are looking for any age...

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Greensboro, NC

More and more seniors are becoming unable to drive to their doctor appointments. They need someone like you to help them get proper medical care and provide them with some good conversation to and...

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Chapel Hill, Durham and surrounding communities, NC

Join the effort! A Helping Hand is a local non-profit that has served older adults and individuals with disabilities since 1995.


Accompany to appointments & on errands: Escort to medical and...

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Greensboro, NC

Do you have wisdom to share? Are you 60 or better and enjoy offering guidance to younger generations?

Members of the Elder Wisdom Circle are seniors who share their wisdom with young advice seekers...

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Cary, NC

If you have daytime hours on your hands and like to drive, this may be the right role for you! You would provide daytime transportation to seniors (age 60 ) and adults with disabilities in Wake...

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Winston-Salem, NC

Do you have wisdom to share? Are you 60 or better and enjoy offering guidance to younger generations?

Members of the Elder Wisdom Circle are seniors who share their wisdom with young advice seekers...

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