The Addison

4713 Garrett Rd.

Durham, NC 27707

MAIN: 919-401-1101

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Experience care and compassion at our inviting Assisted Living & Memory Care community

The historic and vibrant culture of Durham, North Carolina meets Senior Lifestyle’s high standards of care at The Addison. We offer the highest quality of care in Assisted Living and Memory Care by a professional and caring staff. Our community is minutes away from the Hope Valley Country Club, the lush greenery of Duke Forest, and Durham’s vibrant downtown area.

Explore Our Floor Plans

Floor plans up to 527 sq ft

Rates starting at $4,850*

Community Announcements

Renovations Coming Soon!

We’re excited to make our community even better than it already is! Get a sneak peak with our Renovation Mood Board

New Resources

We have partnered with experts that are dedicated to provide assistance and support every step of the way!

LivNow – Relocation Services

Patriot Angels – Veteran’s Benefits

View our flyer to learn more!

Short-Term Stay Options!

Find out about all we have to offer this summer with a short-term stay in our beautiful community. Call now!

What Can You Expect to Enjoy?


In addition to enjoying our local surroundings, The Addison offers residents many convenient amenities to enjoy right at our community. From beautiful outdoor areas to indoor fitness, beauty, and activity rooms, seniors and their families are sure to enjoy their days here.

  • Beauty and barbershop
  • Emergency call system
  • Fitness equipment
  • Main dining room
  • Private dining room
  • Stimulating programming and events
  • Cards room
  • Courtyard with shaded walking path
  • Outdoor patio area
  • Spacious community rooms with TV’s and DVD’s
  • Guest parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Smoke-free environment
  • Pet-Friendly
  • Individually controlled heat and air
  • Rehabilitation gym
  • Billiards room
  • Library
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Storage
  • Spa
  • Shuffle board

Dine in comfort and in an environment that caters specially to your individual needs . Our culinary team prepares delicious meals that address nutritional needs while also pleasing the palate of our residents. Whether it’s a medical limitation, allergy, or personal preference, we ensure there is always a perfect dish for our seniors. We love seeing residents enjoy meals with friends and family in our dining room and strive to create a vibrant community where people come to congregate and enjoy an exceptional dining experience.


What truly sets our community apart is our compassionate staff. We have created a culture of excellence that touches every aspect of service in our community. Residents, family members, and guests can experience the loving atmosphere in our bright community.

Respite Care
Respite or short-term care offers caregivers who may need some well-deserved personal time an opportunity to re-energize. Our respite care is also a good option for those considering senior living but not quite ready to make a long-term commitment. Seniors enjoy a variety of services, stimulating programming and events, and delicious meals during their stay alongside our long term residents. In addition to all of these benefits, our short-term residents often make lasting friendships that enrich the lives of our permanent residents through their engagement and connection.


Our daily calendar provides engaging moments for residents to have fun and connect. View this month’s calendars below

Two seniors getting help with their finances

Our team is here to help you understand the financials of moving into a senior living community. Whether you want to understand what’s included in the cost or discuss financial assistance programs, we’re here to answer your questions so you can make an informed decision.

Our community accepts VA Aid and Attendance tax-free benefits, long term care insurance, as well as private pay. To start a conversation about financial assistance, please reach out to our team and we will be happy to meet with you.

A Community for All Lifestyle Options


Assisted Living

Learn about Assisted Living in our community including dining, programming, care, and more.


Memory Care

Learn how our Memory Care services can help support loved ones and caregivers alike.


Short Term Care

Learn about Short Term Care and respite services including dining, programming, care and more.

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Upcoming Events

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