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Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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39 Residential Care Homes near Shelby, NC

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Residential care homes in Shelby may appeal to seniors who value smaller, more close-knit communities and many opportunities for socialization. Shelby 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 Shelby, 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 , , and . You may also consider nearby communities such as Charlotte, Huntersville or Morganton.

Residential Care Home Facilities near Shelby, NC

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Sweet Caroline Living

110 Greene Dr, Shelby, NC 28150

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Assisted Homestyle Living In North Carolina Where The Residents Are Part Of The FamilySweet Caroline Assisted Home | Assisted Living, located in Shelby North Carolina, is a family care home that offers southern hospitality with gracious living. Our staff provides excellent care and individual...

Senior Retreat at Park Crossing

10408 Avondale Ave, Charlotte, NC 28210

3.8
(4 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private

Senior Retreat at Park Crossing is a gorgeous 3,300 square foot ranch home in the Park Crossing Neighborhood near CMC Pineville in South Charlotte. The house has 6 Private Bedrooms and 4 Full Bathrooms. Our monthly rates cover the monthly rent/room, all utilities (including house...

Senior Retreat at Lansdowne

7219 Folger Dr, Charlotte, NC 28270

4.0
(4 reviews)

1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

Senior Retreat at Lansdowne is a licensed Family Care Home located in the Lansdowne Neighborhood in South Charlotte 5 houses off of Providence Road. We accept Seniors Only considered 'Independent' or 'Full Assisted Living' with some slight to moderate Dementia. Our ranch home has approximately...

Joyful Senior Living

16627 Ranger Trails, Huntersville, NC 28078

5.0
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

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Senior Retreat at Stonehaven

6400 Burlwood Road, Charlotte, NC 28211

(0 review)

1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

This beautiful 3,400 Square Feet, 5 Bedroom home sits on a 1/2 beautiful lot with a large Den and Living Room -each with its own Fireplace. Two dining areas and a large Screened-In Porch overlooking the beautifully landscaped back yard.

Quaker Meadow

125 Camellia Garden Street, Morganton, NC 28655

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Quaker Meadow Family Care Home is located in Morganton, North Carolina. Nestled only 35 minutes from the base of the Blue Ridge Parkway, we enjoy clean air, beautiful scenery, and a small but caring community. We are conveniently located near 1-40, off exit 100, only 5-7 minutes away from the...

Shepparton Family Care Home

9434 Shepparton Dr., Huntersville, NC 28078

4.0
(7 reviews)

Private, Studio, 1 Bed

Grapperhall Family Care Home

16401 Grapperhall Dr., Huntersville, NC 28078

4.2
(5 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, Studio, 1 Bed

Special Touch Living

514 Southland Road, Huntersville, NC 28072

4.8
(4 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Special Touch Living assisted living home is the alternate choice to nursing home placement. Our Residential assisted living home is perfect for seniors who want to live a stress-free lifestyle while keeping their dignity and independence. We provide assistance to residents who may require 24/7...

Stress Free Home Care

717 S Main St, Stanley, NC 28164

4.9
(4 reviews)

Unlimited Possibilities Family Care Home 2

7245 City View Drive, Charlotte, NC 28212

3.3
(6 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

We at Unlimited Possibilities at City View are passionate about providing high quality care for people with dementia. Our small home environment offers warmth and a lifestyle that is more comforting than larger settings. At City View, we are committed to addressing the specialized medical,...

At Home Loving Care

133 Franklin Dr, Mooresville, NC 28115

3.7
(3 reviews)

Private

Kestral Ridge Family Care Home

9305 Kestral Ridge Drive, Charlotte, NC 28269

5.0
(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

This is a beautiful residential home located in the senior section of Highland Creek. The home is located on a private lot, with a wooded backyard. This home has one private room with a bathroom and one semi-private room with a master bathroom. The capacity of the home is three residents. The...

The Sanctuary at Stonehaven

6741 Ciscayne Place, Charlotte, NC 28211

5.0
(2 reviews)

The Hubbard House

3715 Hubbard Rd, Charlotte, NC 28269

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

The Hubbard house is family owned and operated. The staff, which consists of both R.N and C.N.A, has over 10 years of experience working with seniors from all walks of life. We are in business in order to provide personalized quality care for each and every resident. Even though our rates are...

Unlimited Possibilities Family Home Care 1

5003 Tewkesbury Rd, Charlotte, NC 28269

2.5
(3 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Unlimited Possibilities (UP) Family Care Home provides the senior population with individual personalized assisted living care by a licensed staff in a customized equipped home care setting. As a member of the Charlotte community, we are committed to offering the finest and most compassionate...

Serenity Family Care #2 and River Side Senior Living

2415 S Center St, Hickory, NC 28602

5.0
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Serenity Care #1 & 2 is a senior care home that's located in Catawba county, Hickory, NC. Loving caregivers provide assistance to seniors who reside here in a group home setting. Hickory has had the honor of receiving The All-America City Award which is only presented to ten cities nationwide per...

Cardinal Glen Family Care Home

6602 Cardinal Glen Court, Charlotte, NC 28269

5.0
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

This is a beautiful residential home located in the senior section of the beautiful Highland Creek. The home is located on a private lot, with a wooded backyard with view of the golf course. This home has one private room with a bathroom and one semi-private room with a master bathroom. Total...

Grandma's House

12001 Olympic Club Drive, Charlotte, NC 28277

5.0
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Grandma’s House was built in 1997 for my mother. I wanted to ensure her happiness, safety, dignity and quality of life surrounded by love.Our home is a beautiful 4000 square foot home on 1 1/2 acres on a golf course in South Charlotte.Grandma’s House offers Assisted Living with Total Care. We...

Synergy Assisted Living, LLC

705 South Weldon Street, Gastonia, NC 28052

(0 review)

Semi-Private

Synergy Assisted Living, LLCSynergy Assisted Living, LLC is a senior care home located in Gastonia, North Carolina, in Gaston County. A comfortable group home setting in a safe and friendly neighborhood, Synergy Assisted Living, LLC is an excellent choice for your new home.Gastonia is a vibrant...

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Cost of care homes in Shelby, NC

The average cost of senior living in Shelby is $5,117 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Morganton, NC with an average of $2,750 per month.

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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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Shelby, North Carolina

Care Homes

Residential care homes provide seniors with an intimate feeling of community without the commotion of larger nursing homes. This type of facility is similar to a single-family home. Services provided may include three meals a day, washing clothes, and transportation. North Carolina has specific rules associated with this type of facility.

Cost of Living

Senior living community price is determined by the neighborhood in which it is located. Shelby has a median home value of $117,202 and the median cost of rent is around $719 per month per month. The rent burden for Shelby is around 16.1% of the average person’s monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Shelby, 17.4% have some form of disability, 28.0% live in poverty, 15.9% do not have health insurance, and 57.1% participate in the labor force. In Shelby, 8.7% of the population are veterans. Of the population of Shelby 21.8% have a college degree, 8.5% have a graduate degree, and 31.9% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total city population, 54.6% are female and 45.4% are male. The median age of Shelby is 39 years old. Racially, the population of Shelby is 1.3% mixed race, 4.9% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 39.9% black, 0.7% Asian, 56.0% white, 0.0% Native American, and 2.0% other or not specified. Shelby has a population density of 346 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of North Carolina

Out of a national average of 100, North Carolina has a cost of living index rating of 94, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 83. The quality of life enjoyed by the average North Carolina citizen is ranked 18th nation-wide. Additionally, North Carolina is ranked 30th by healthcare standards. There are 123 hospitals and 236 health centers that service a population of 10,497,679. The three highest ranked hospitals in North Carolina are Memorial Mission Hospital And Asheville Surgery Ce, Atrium Health Kings Mountain, and The Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital. The natural beauty of North Carolina is ranked 36th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In North Carolina, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. In North Carolina, 39% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 15,737 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-35%, Mainline Protestant-19%, and Historically Black Protestant-12%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In North Carolina there are 635 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, North Carolina ranks 20th in the nation. In the last presidential election 46% of North Carolina residents voted Democrat and 50% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

The average humidity across the state is 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 77%. During the summer, the average temperature in North Carolina is around 76F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in North Carolina drops to around 41F. The average high winter temperature is around 62F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 19F during the month of January. On average, North Carolina has an air quality index rating of around 36.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 45.3 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of North Carolina is around 4.20 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 9.06 inches. While residents of North Carolina mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in North Carolina can include hurricanes, floods, and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in North Carolina

The state of North Carolina has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of redbud, sassafras, bitternut hickory, and dragon’s mouth orchid. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the gray and red foxes, the American black bear, the red wolf, or the gray bats. The state animal of North Carolina is the squirrel.

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