United Church Homes and Services (UCHS) is recognized as an industry leader among not-for-profit senior living communities with 11 locations serving over 2000 older adults in North Carolina and Virginia. Incorporated in 1961, UCHS has a rich tradition of commitment to seniors and offers choices in lifestyle options allowing residents to focus on what’s truly important and matters most to them.

The mission of UCHS is to provide vibrant senior living opportunities, diverse programs of outreach and compassionate healthcare services. UCHS is a collective collaboration of unspoken dedication to the mission of caring for others and adding life to years of those we serve.  

Our Vision: Enriching lives by providing the right services, at the right time, in the right setting.

Our Values:

COMPASSION....... we treat all individuals with understanding, care and respect.

INNOVATION........ we are continually changing in order to meet new needs.

INTEGRITY...... we are honest, accountable and transparent in our services, communications, and the fulfillment of our mission.

PEOPLE......we are committed to hiring and investing in dedicated, passionate people.

QUALITY......we strive to provide excellent service surpassing ordinary standards and expectations.

VALUE......we aim to be the provider of choice making services accessible to as many as possible.


Annual Report

Through the lens of United Church Homes and Services

United Church Homes and Services is proud to be on the forefront when it comes to providing lifestyle opportunities for older adults. Incorporated in 1961, UCHS has a rich tradition of commitment to enriching the lives of those we serve. We are a not-for-profit, church-affiliated provider of senior living opportunities, programs of outreach and benevolence assistance. Our staff is guided by principles of appreciation and respect for each individual. UCHS operates 12 locations across North Carolina and Virginia.

UCHS hopes you enjoy this collection of stories that communicates the impact of our organization and highlights the personal touch our residents, families, community partners, and team members share.

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Beard Selected as Officer of NC Council of Charitable Gift Planners


November 30, 2018 - Nancy Beard, President, United Church Homes and Services Foundation, was recently selected Vice President of the NC Council of Charitable Gift Planners. Officers and Directors were elected and introduced at the NC Council of Charitable Gift Planners Annual Meeting on November 29, at Elon University.

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Associate Executive Director Graduates from National Leadership Academy


November 15, 2018 - Lake Prince Woods’ Associate Executive Director, Kimberly Searcy, graduates from the Larry Minnix Leadership Academy through LeadingAge.

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Abernethy Laurels Mentors Administrator in Training


November 14, 2018 - Amber McIntosh, Executive Director of Abernethy Laurels, a continuing care retirement community in Newton, recently announced that Matthew Diggs will be mentoring as Administrator In Training (AIT) at the community

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