Download Resource Lists

The following lists of Wake County Resources are available in either Microsoft Word or Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format and may be downloaded by clicking on the link and then saving the document on your home computer.

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  • Home Care Agencies
    Describes different levels of home care, and lists agencies that accept Medicare, Medicaid, and that provide private duty services.

  • Companion Registry
    Provides names and contact information for companions who have been through Resources for Seniors' companion training. Also gives tips for hiring a companion, questions to ask, etc.

  • Adult Day Care
    Lists Adult Day programs in Wake County. These day-time care programs may be an alternative to having one-on-one care in the home, and may be much less costly.

  • Facility-based Respite Options
    Lists nursing homes and assisted living/rest homes which may be open to short-term stays (e.g. 2 days to 2 weeks) for clients whose caregivers need a break or have to go out of town.

  • Long Term Care Facilities
    Describes different types of long term care, discusses who pays for long term care, and lists nursing homes, assisted living/rest homes, and family care homes in Wake County. Also provides information and contacts for evaluating the quality of a facility.

  • Subsidized and Affordable Senior Housing
    Lists apartment complexes which are limited to seniors and disabled adults, and which provide affordable rent or rent based on income.

  • Retirement communities
    Lists independent living retirement communities, and continuing care retirement communities. Strictly private pay, no public assistance available.

  • Caregiver Support Groups
    Lists support groups for caregivers, Alzheimer's, etc.

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