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Independent Living Communities in Charlotte, NC

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You know your family, A Place For Mom knows Independent Living. Our dedicated local Charlotte, NC advisors have helped 8471 families make the right choice for their needs. Get full details, pricing and read 196 reviews of our hand-picked communities. Typically prices range from $1500 to $7950 per month.

Independent living is laid back and stress free in the city of Charlotte, North Carolina, in the county of Mecklenburg. Southern hospitality ensures that seniors are always treated with respect and care throughout the city. And the combination of trolleys, buses, shuttles, and light rail offered by CATS makes it as easy for seniors to travel to the Manor Theatre in Myers Park as it is to visit the Concord Mills Mall in University City. Independent living in a retirement community in Charlotte allows you to enjoy reduced responsibility and stress while remaining active and independent in a friendly, pleasant community.

Senior housing types in Charlotte, NC

  • Atria MerryWood
    Atria MerryWood
    3600 Park Road, Charlotte, NC 28209
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    Atria MerryWood is a hospitable community with all the grace and charm of southern living. On a sunny day, take a walk around the beautiful grounds, full of flowering trees and bushes. Located in the heart of Charlotte, Myers Park and Dilworth neighborhoods. Atria MerryWood received a 2007 Platinum...

  • Brookdale Charlotte East
    Brookdale Charlotte East
    6053 Wilora Lake Road, Charlotte, NC 28212
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    Brookdale Charlotte East is an upscale senior living community offering independent living and assisted living services in Charlotte, North Carolina. We are located in a quaint, residential area of Charlotte with convenient access to local shopping, dining and attractions. Home to the University of...

  • Brookdale Carriage Club Providence
    Brookdale Carriage Club Providence
    5800 Old Providence Road, Charlotte, NC 28226
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    Brookdale Carriage Club Providence is a senior care community in Charlotte, North Carolina, offering a continuum of care services that include independent living, assisted living and memory care services. Our premiere community is located in a quiet residential area of Charlotte, the largest city in...

  • Carmel Place
    Carmel Place
    5512 Carmel Road, Charlotte, NC 28226
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    Carmel Place provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Conveniently located in South Charlotte near some of the city's best shopping, dining and healthcare, you'll enjoy living in our beautiful and peaceful community. You'll wish you called us home sooner. Our...

  • Shads Landing
    Shads Landing
    9131 Benfield Road, Charlotte, NC 28269
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    Shads Landing provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Built upon ten-acres of beautifully landscaped grounds with a large pond at the center, Shads Landing offers you all the convenience of Charlotte with a lovely park-like setting to call their own. Yet we're...

  • Senior Villages
    1705 Queen City Drive, Charlotte, NC 28208
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    Senior Villages has the perfect mix of comfort and affordability, if you are looking for an independent living apartment Senior Villages is conveniently located near shopping, the library, the YMCA, Uptown Charlotte, major interstates, and the airport. Our activities include resident get together...

  • Willow Grove
    Willow Grove
    10043 Idlewild Road, Matthews, NC 28105
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    Willow Grove provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Our hometown of Matthews is a largely residential community that is warm, friendly and safe. Between our quaint downtown and network of charming parks, there's plenty to see and do right here in town. Our...

  • The Dorchester North
    The Dorchester North
    12920 Dorman Rd, Pineville, NC 28134
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    Designed to meet the needs of residents 55 years of age and older under a rental plan that affords a unique 'freedom and choice' approach for your service package. The Dorchester offers you the opportunity to design your own residency plan. Along with our basic rental, residents can supplement their...

  • The Manor
    The Manor
    12940 Dorman Rd, Pineville, NC 28134
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    What makes The Manor the right choice of Charlotte's Retirement Communities? ALL The Choices. - A premier Carolina Place location with a diverse selection of restaurant, entertainment, medical services and more at your door - A la carte services; pay only for what you want to use - A vibrant campus...

Who Needs Independent Living

Many seniors in choose an independent retirement community in Charlotte due to the simple convenience it provides. The city has pleasant, warm weather, year round, which makes it easier for seniors to enjoy outdoor activities. Furthermore, individual independent communities provide a wide range of amenities that generally reduce stress and improve health and well being of seniors. By choosing the Charlotte community that best fits your needs, you will have the security and support you need to maintain an active lifestyle.

What to Expect

Most independent living communities in Charlotte offer the following types of amenities.

  • Delicious customized meal plans
  • Transportation services or assistance
  • Pet friendly housing
  • Genial neighbors
  • Regularly scheduled social activities
  • In-home care when needed
  • Senior friendly exercise programs and equipment

In Charlotte independent living communities are also referred to as retirement communities. Call us to help you find the community that meets all your needs.

Activities for Seniors in Charlotte

Charlotte is a serene location filled with a plethora of senior friendly activities and attractions. Here are some things you may enjoy.

Aquariums and Zoos – The interactive Sea Life Charlotte-Concorde is ideal for people of all ages who are interested in meeting fish life. And if you want to see birds and mammals, Charlotte is just about an hour drive away from the Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens.

Carolina Renaissance Festival – In the cool October and November months, you can watch knights joust, enjoy a humorous skit, and eat traditional food at the Carolina Renaissance Festival. It is a wonderful way to spend weekends with friends and family.

Performing Arts – Every type of performing art you can imagine is available in Charlotte. Charlotte Shakespeare will quench your thirst for the Bard, while the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra is the ideal place to listen to classical music. From opera to dance to children's performances, Charlotte is wonderful if you enjoy fine live performance arts.

NASCAR – Charlotte is one of the best places to live if you enjoy automobile racing. It is home to two different Sprint Cup races and the annual NASCAR All-Star Race. You can also enjoy the history of racing at the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

Finding Independent Living in Charlotte

Everyone wants to live a different lifestyle. Whether you want to be more active and independent, enjoy a more sedate lifestyle, or just want to ensure that you and your spouse are as healthy and secure as possible, an independent living community in Charlotte can provide exactly what you want. Contact one of our Senior Living Advisors today for a free consultation to help you choose the community that is the perfect fit for your needs.