Raleigh is home to a number of Catholic care facilities and senior programs that ensure the city’s elderly population remains healthy as they age. Whether you live at home or within a residential facility, you can find the care that you need through local charities and community care programs.
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Raleigh is dedicated towards helping struggling families find support from within the community. The agency aims to help those in need of emergency assistance, including financial guidance, health services, counselling, and social support. Five Catholic Charities locations serve the residents of Raleigh, offering charitable outreach and assistance for local families.
The Centro Para Familias Hispanas provides services to Spanish speaking families living throughout Raleigh, while the Oak City Outreach Center aims to connect individuals from all walks of life. Each weekend, locals can visit the Outreach Center to socialize, network, and enjoy a free meal if needed. The Raleigh Catholic Parish Outreach Food Bank also helps to feed the homeless and hungry of the city.
If you are a senior coping with health concerns or a family member facing the challenges of eldercare, you can turn to the Cary Counselling center to speak with a professionally trained mental health therapist in either English or Spanish.
If you are looking for a Catholic retirement community in which to settle down, Pennybyrn offers continuing care for elderly residents. Cottages and apartments feature fully equipped kitchens and en suite bathrooms, allowing residents to maintain an independent lifestyle. Seniors who live in Taylor Village can take advantage of assisted living services such as on-site housekeeping, communal meals and more. The Maryfield Health Care Households offer full-time skilled nursing care and easy access to meals, entertainment, and salon services.
St. Joseph of the Pines is a Trinity Health retirement community that offers a spectrum of care options to cater to the unique needs of all individual residents. From independent living to skilled nursing care, St. Joseph’s has something to offer everybody.
Providence Place provides affordable independent housing solutions for financially eligible seniors.
Belle Meade offers independent living in a spacious house, cottage or apartment style setting.
Pine Knoll boasts luxury apartments, villas and cottages that overlook the Pine Needles Golf Resort.
The Coventry offers apartment floor plans for residents who need day-to-day assistance with household tasks and personal care routines.
The Family Care Homes offer a more intimate, residential setting for assisted care.
Therapy Village focuses on helping residents recover from illness or injury through physical, occupational and speech therapy.
The Health Center offers comprehensive, 24 hour nursing care for seniors with complex medical conditions.
Seniors living at home can hire affordable housekeeping services through the St. Joseph’s Home Care Community program, while the LIFE program (Living Independently for Elders) provides more extensive home health services for sick or disabled seniors that meet the state requirements for nursing care. LIFE is a Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly, or PACE program, that aims to help seniors age at home instead of in a long-term care facility.
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