Short Term Senior Living in Durham at The Addison

Along with full-time residential programs, The Addison also offers short-term care to local Durham seniors. This is perfect for those thinking about moving in at a later date or for caregivers who need a bit of respite.

Activities and Programs

All short-term residents may participate in our robust programming, picking the activities that best meet their needs and interests. Included are:

  • Access to daily programming for chosen lifestyle option
  • Clubs for games, walking, and needlework
  • Cards room, billiards room, and library
  • Fitness equipment and walking path
  • Access to community amenities and open spaces 
  • Beauty and barber shop
  • Secure outdoor and common areas
  • Pets welcome to stay with you or visit

Dining Experience

Dining is a pillar of our community experience! Our dining room is the perfect place to meet new friends and engage with fellow residents throughout the day. Our short-term residents can expect:

  • Access to dining amenities 
  • Delicious chef-prepared meals 
  • Menus with resident favorites in mind
  • On-site restaurant with full dining service
  • Happy hours and coffee meet-ups


All short-term residents can expect the same service offerings as our residents of their chosen lifestyle service, such as Assisted Living or Memory Care, including: 

  • Tidying up of apartment home
  • Laundry service
  • Housekeeping service
  • Linen service
  • Constant supervision for Memory Care residents
  • Concierge services available for residents, friends, and family
  • On-site maintenance 
  • Transportation services
  • Basic cable and complimentary Wi-F
  • 24-hour professional team members on duty

Health and Wellness

Our short-term care services allow residents to live as independently as they’re comfortable doing. We have additional assistance available for health and wellness, including:  

  • Personalized care plans during your stay
  • Help with activities of daily living (ADL)
  • Daily up and about check
  • Licensed nurses available 24 hours

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