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40 Residential Care Homes near Wilmington, DE

Residential care homes in Wilmington may appeal to seniors who value smaller, more close-knit communities and many opportunities for socialization. Wilmington care homes typically take in fewer residents, meaning older adults know each resident in the home and develop strong friendships.

Older-adult care homes vary more than other options for senior living in Wilmington, so families can choose from a wide range of prices, amenities, and services. A Place for Mom will work with you to understand the cost of care homes. From there, we’ll help you find the right fit, whether you’re staying on a budget or searching for luxury retirement communities.

We are also serving Residential Care Home facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Hedgeville, Brandywine Hills and Baynard Village.
You may also consider nearby communities such as Chester, Newark or Elsmere.

Residential Care Home Facilities near Wilmington, DE

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Average starting price of Residential Care Home in Wilmington, DE is $2,765/month. Learn more

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Residential Care Home

Average starting price $2,765/month
Average starting price $5,096/month
Average starting price $6,923/month
Average starting price $6,674/month
Average starting price $3,482/month
Average starting price $1,009/month

Glencrest Manor

115 Glencrest Road, Coatesville, PA 19320

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
Provides: Care Homes

Glencrest Manor is a family owned and operated Personal Care Home located in Coatesville, Pa, located in the heart of Chester county. Glencrest was established in the early 90's. Our staff members provide excellent care for your loved ones, providing services to help them with their individual...

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3.0(2 reviews)

I liked what I saw of this place, the staff were all friendly, and it seemed well kept. However my loved one was just not happy here. I don't think it was due in any part to a lack of effort on the facility,...

R & C Home for Elderly

1064 South Chapel Street, Newark, DE 19702

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Provides: Care Homes

There is no place like home!In the center triangle of the MD. PA. N.J & DE. State lines off I-95 in the heart of Newark sits a private (2) room ranch home just minutes from (2) hospitals, (4) emergency centers, banks, shopping, restaurants, senior center pick-up on -site. We offer p/t nursing...

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Sunflower House

18 Birch Knoll Rd., Wilmington, DE 19810

Provides: Care Homes

Enjoy independent living in a warm family environment!Sunflower House takes the best features of all senior living alternatives and combines them into the ideal home experience at an affordable price! Conveniently located in North Wilmington, we are close to shopping, medical centers, libraries...

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3.0(2 reviews)

The director is wonderful and warm.. beautiful residence...

Home For Aged Women-Minquadale

1101 Gilpin Ave, Wilmington, DE 19806

Provides: Care Homes

Vianney House

905 Milltown Rd, Wilmington, DE 19808

Provides: Care Homes

Agape Family Home

2604 Johnson Road, Upper Chi Chester, PA 19601

Provides: Care Homes

Davis Boarding Home II

1024 W 2nd St, Chester, PA 19013

Provides: Care Homes

Johnson Small Personal Care Home

502 W 7th St, Chester, PA 19013

Provides: Care Homes

Catherine Davis Personal Care

339 W 9th St, Chester, PA 19013

Provides: Care Homes

Midtown Rest Haven

258 E Broadway, Salem, NJ 08079

Provides: Care Homes

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St James Place

215 E 21st St, Chester, PA 19013

Provides: Care Homes

Ashbrooke D Snelbaker Home

50 S Main St, Woodstown, NJ 08098

Provides: Care Homes

Red Lion Residential Treatment

3560 Wrangle Hill Rd, Bear, DE 19701

Provides: Care Homes

Elwyn Whitehouse

111 Elwyn Rd, Elwyn, PA 19063

Provides: Care Homes

Elwyn Rainbow House

64 East Old Baltimore Pike, Elwyn, PA 19063

Provides: Care Homes

Brookwood Retirement Home

1020 N Ridley Creek Rd, Media, PA 19063

Provides: Care Homes

Green Pines Rest Home Inc

1602 Swedesboro Ave, Paulsboro, NJ 08066

Provides: Care Homes

Devereux Pa Adult Services Pch Hillcrest Cott

229 Leopard Road, Berwyn, PA 19312

Provides: Care Homes

Bate's Personal Care Home

5713 Thomas Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19143

Provides: Care Homes

Best Boarding Home

5646 Baltimore Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19143

Provides: Care Homes

House of Friends

5309 Chester Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19143

Provides: Care Homes

Morton's Boarding Home

443 S 57th St, Philadelphia, PA 19143

Provides: Care Homes

We Care Personal Care Home

904 S 49th St, Philadelphia, PA 19143

Provides: Care Homes

Connie Allen

xyz road, middletown, DE 19707

Provides: Care Homes

Madanat Personal Care Home Inc

571 E Chestnut St, Coatesville, PA 19320

Provides: Assisted Living, Care Homes
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Cost of care homes in Wilmington, DE

The average cost of senior living in Wilmington is 2,765 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include undefined, undefined with an average of 0 per month.

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Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

Research services for seniors in Wilmington, Delaware

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Health care

Senior activities

In Wilmington, Delaware, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Wilmington, Delaware, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:


Wilmington, Delaware, is not car dependent. Seniors can expect to rely on public transportation. Transit options in Wilmington include bus routes, rail lines, and public paratransit service. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Wilmington has somewhat limited biking infrastructure and is walkable.

Health care

Wilmington offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has several hospitals, including Chester County Hospital and Paoli Hospital.

Senior activities

Many seniors find living in Wilmington to be pleasant and relaxing. The downtown area is filled with lots of local history such as the DuPont Building, the 1802 DuPont gunpowder works, and the DuPont family’s Georgian-style home. Brandywine Park is located to the north of the city and has many walking paths and a zoo. For art lovers, the Delaware Art Museum has a collection of more than 12,000 objects as well as a 9-acre sculpture park.

What are care homes?

Residential care homes are houses in residential neighborhoods that are equipped, adapted, and staffed to care for a small number of residents, usually between two and 10. Like assisted living communities, staff at care homes typically help residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, and medication management. Although residential care homes vary significantly depending on the community, services usually include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Medication management
  • Mobility assistance
  • Nutritious meals
  • Social activities and outings
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
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Sunflower House, Glencrest Manor and The Fisher House are the top rated care homes near Wilmington, Delaware. See full list of communities.

There are 40 care homes near Wilmington, Delaware. See the full list.

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