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Elmcroft of North Ridge

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600 Newton Rd , Raleigh, NC 27615

(855) 840-7257

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We liked Elmcroft of North Ridge and even though we dropped in without an appointment, the staff members were friendly. The facilities were clean, the residents seemed happy, and the food smelled good. They have a lot of activities for the seniors to do, and there was physical therapy going on while we were there. I saw single room apartments that had baths, which seemed very nice. I don't know of any reason why I shouldn't rate them the highest. I have been through a lot of nursing homes but you can tell with Elmcroft that it's clean and smells nice.

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I did not care for Elmcroft of North Ridge at all. It smelled, was dark, and dingy. The residents there were just roaming around, asking the staff to help them, but the staff would just reply, "Just a minute." I didn't like that. In fact, I left and cried because it was the first place I went to and I told myself I could not put my grandmother in a place like this. The gentleman that I talked to was nice, but he didn't seem prepared when I arrived and I had to wait for 20 minutes.

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I Am A Friend Or Relative Of A Current/Past Resident

My parents moved into Elmcroft of North Ridge, which we visited three times. The first time we went we just visited and talked to different people. I knew someone there from another facility, which made it a little easier. I went back to look one more time, then I took my mother with me, and she liked it. It's a great place. It worked out really well. I liked the place and my parents were going to be in the same room together. The room was close to the size that they were in. The one thing that I really liked was they had a full bathroom and there was even a walk-in shower. They can shower right there in their own room and that makes a big difference because it's a little more personal. They have a salon that's open three days a week. My parents' place is right across the hall from the dining room, so it's easy for them to get there. I've been there several times when they served the meals, and they were excellent. The staff has been very good, but there are one or two people that are new and don't know all the things. It's secured assisted living, and it's economical. One of the reasons that I picked them was because of the price comparison to where my parents were at. If they run out of money, they'll work with you on that.

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I Am A Friend Or Relative Of A Current/Past Resident

We chose Elmcroft of North Ridge for my father-in-law. He requires a high level of care because he has dementia and a history of wandering, sundowning, and being difficult. He requires a lot of care, so he was in-between a skilled nursing facility and memory care. It was very difficult to find that combination of places that could handle someone like him and not be a full nursing home, because nursing homes usually don't have lock downs and other necessities for people with dementia and wandering issues. He's been in a few facilities and they could not care for him in the facility he was already in, so we had to look for others. We wanted to delay putting him into a nursing home as long as possible for a few reasons, one is they couldn't take care of him because of the wandering and other behavioral issues, but also because nursing homes are fairly depressing. We thought Elmcroft of North Ridge could take care of him well. They did a really good assessment of him and they had a good plan in place. They took a risk, and they handled it really well. It's a clean facility. The people are really nice and we've been pretty happy with them. The staff is great. You can ask them questions like how the days have been and any issues that they've had. One thing that really stuck in my mind is the dining room. There's a kitchen attached to the dining room, so when you walk in, you smell food, because they're cooking it there. It's more like home that way. I've never seen that in other places. They're really good.

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Thank you for your kind words, Kara! We are so glad to hear that your experiences have been pleasant. We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and we want to let you know that we love having your father-in-law here.

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Costs for Elmcroft of North Ridge

Assisted Living Starting Cost per Month:

$ 4,590

Medicaid/Medicare Not Accepted

Amenities at Elmcroft of North Ridge

Property Info

State License #: HAL-092-124

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Description of Elmcroft of North Ridge

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Elmcroft of Northridge is conveniently nestled in the heart of North Raleigh. Here you will find gracious living in a cozy setting, while the hustle and bustle of the capital city is just miles away. We provide a strong sense of community, showing our assisted living residents every day that home is where the heart is.

Elmcroft of Northridge is one of the many exemplary communities owned and operated by Elmcroft Senior Living. At Elmcoft, our mission is to enrich the lives of everyone who lives with us and works with us by treating them all with dignity and respect while taking care of their individual needs.

Featured Amenities

From welcoming open spaces to an invigorating activity schedule, residents at Elmcroft of Northridge are sure to have their daily needs met, but in a way they find enjoyable. That's especially true
with our dining program, which features new culinary creations every day served in a restaurant-style atmosphere that promotes social interaction.

We also strongly encourage our residents to chase their life-long ambitions, which is the goal of Elmcroft's Second Wind Dreams program. No matter what item residents have on their bucket list, from reuniting with long-lost relatives to swimming with dolphins, we aim to make these dreams come true and show residents that their goals are still within reach!

Available Services

When a new resident joins Elmcroft of Northridge, family members obtain peace of mind, knowing that their loved one will be fully taken care of. We encourage each resident to live as independently as
possible, but any time assistance is needed - whether it's with getting dressed, taking medication regularly or any other daily task - we're here to help.

Specially trained staff members are available 24 hours a day to help with any task, or should an emergency arise. And those same staff members work every day to make life safer through programs such as Walking Tall, which is designed to reduce the risk of falling.

At Elmcroft of Northridge, we treat your family member like one of our own.

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