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Melissa Carpenter

Melissa Carpenter

Senior Living Advisor, Serving: Richmond, VA
Melissa has helped over 9,000 families since 2013
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What We Do

A Place for Mom has helped more families find senior housing than any other service in North America. Melissa Carpenter is an expert in the Richmond, VA area, and your single point of contact through the planning and moving process. Melissa knows the senior communities near you – their amenities, reputation and services – and will help you determine the very best option for you or your loved one.

Whether you’re choosing between several communities, or already have one in mind, Melissa can walk you through the process, answer all of your questions, and make your move easier. Our service is free of charge to you and fully objective, focusing only on your best options and wellbeing.

Call Melissa now and take the guess work out of finding senior living.

About Melissa

Melissa has over 20 years experience in the senior living industry. She started her Senior Living Career directly out of college as a Social Worker and Discharge Planner within Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitative Communities. Melissa's professional experience also includes serving as a Director of Marketing and Sales for various Assisted Living and Memory Care Communities and as a Sales Consultant for Retirement Living within a Continuing Care Retirement Community. Her extensive knowledge in senior care and housing options make her an excellent resource for helping seniors and families in finding the best options available.

What I'm passionate about:

Volunteering with my daughters in their Girl Scout Troop. Spending time with family and friends. Traveling or visiting scenic places.

A Note From Melissa

"I am very passionate about helping seniors and their families discover that a senior can still lead a quality life, despite illnesses. I can appreciate how difficult and overwhelming finding the right care can be. My goal is to help make the process as smooth as possible for you and your loved ones."

How Our Free Service Works

Talk with Your Local Advisor

Call us to get connected to your local Senior Living Advisor, who will do an assessment of you or your loved one’s lifestyle, care needs, budget, and preferences for senior living.

Get Information on Care Options

Based on your assessment, your Advisor will send you information on senior living communities tailored to your needs, saving you the time trying to find the right ones to evaluate.

Choose Communities to visit

Have tours scheduled for you, get tips on looking for the right fit for your needs, and consult with your Advisor at any time - all at no cost to you.

Transition to New Home

When you’ve selected the right living arrangement, get guidance on making the move as smooth as possible.

There is no cost to you for our services.
We are paid by our partner communities only if you move in.

Reviews and Testimonials

"I just want to thank you for your assistance in finding a place for my mother. The idea of senior care can be overwhelming. There are so many questions and things to consider. You took your time and asked very insightful questions that helped narrow the field. You treated my call as if it were your top priority, and gave me individual attention. You listened and understood our unique needs. Thanks to you I was able to find the perfect fit retirement community, in a short amount of time. I can't thank you enough."

- Greta V.

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