Greenbriar at the Altamont

Rehabilitation  Skilled Nursing  Long Term Care  Respite Care  Assisted Living and Apartment Homes

Together Is the Best Place to Be

It’s where an honest smile and gracious hospitality wait around every corner. It’s how true connections are made and friendships blossom. But that’s just our way at Greenbriar at the Altamont, a full-service community that is one of Birmingham’s best values in senior living.

Come discover a vibrant culture of kindness, full of enriching programs and sociability that open your world to what’s possible—including a secure plan for the future—all in one of Birmingham’s most beautiful and desirable neighborhoods. It’s the kind of place you just want to be.

We invite you to learn more about the gracious downtown living at Greenbriar at the Altamont.

From humble, decorated war heroes, to teachers and homemakers who molded the lives of the next generation, to company executives, authors and more, Greenbriar is home to people from all walks of life who share their friendship and talents on a daily basis.

An Elegant Home

Our inviting apartment homes bring you maintenance-free, independent living in the historic Birmingham neighborhood of Highland Park. Take a leisurely sidewalk stroll or carriage ride amid quiet parks, charming streetlights and exquisitely restored historic homes. Or head out with friends to the five-star restaurants, neighborhood bistros, cultural attractions and great shopping that are all in easy reach. You’ll have time to savor it all because you won’t be spending hours on home maintenance and yard work.

You’ll also love entertaining in your new home. Some of the most breathtaking views of Birmingham are found right in the living rooms of many of our apartments. All are spacious and private, with studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom plans available.

An Inspiring Lifestyle

Dance the night away with friends old and new in the 1920s-style luxury of the grand lobby. Read a book by the fireside in the library. Invite your family to a delectable holiday meal in the elegant dining room. So many inspiring amenities and services are yours at Greenbriar at the Altamont that you’ll wonder why you didn’t move here sooner.

An Exceptional Value

Find a home you will love and enjoy peace of mind knowing that exceptionally high-quality care and services are available should you ever need them. You’ll also enjoy the exceptional value: there are no large, upfront “buy-ins” or long-term leases. You choose and pay only for what you need.

Amenities & Services

Greenbriar at the Altamont combines the charm and gentle grace of its historic past with modern amenities and conveniences. On the National Registry of Historic Places, Greenbriar has been thoughtfully restored to its 1920s elegance with every comfort in mind.

Community Amenities

  • Historic location on Highland Avenue
  • Grand lobby with stained glass accents, live piano music and beautiful sitting areas
  • Beautiful landscaping and spectacular views of Birmingham
  • Full calendar of social, cultural and educational events
  • Private dining room available
  • Library with fireplace
  • Barber/beauty salon
  • WiFi available

Community Services

  • Interior and exterior maintenance provided
  • 24 hour emergency response
  • Physician services
  • Pharmacy services
  • Flexible dining options with restaurant style dining and on staff dietitian
  • Scheduled transportation
  • Housekeeping and laundry options
  • Rehabilitation services
  • Skilled nursing care
  • Individual care plans created with residents and families
  • 24-hour skilled nursing care
  • Long term care
  • Post-acute and post-surgical care
  • Hospice care
  • Respite care
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapies
  • Assistance with activities of daily living
  • Medication management/administration
  • Social work services
  • Radiology services
  • Clinical lab services
  • Dental and podiatry care
  • Assisted living
  • Apartment homes

Levels of Care



When you think of some of the country’s greatest retreats and spas, most are nestled in memorable settings with proven programs. Greenbriar at the Altamont in Birmingham brings that same concept of rejuvenation to our state-of-the-art rehabilitation techniques in a fully restored historical setting.

Our goal is to restore lost or diminished abilities after an illness or injury by treating the whole person—physically, emotionally and socially. We achieve exceptional outcomes by combining a highly qualified professional staff with a restorative environment that encourages progress. Physical, occupational and speech therapies are provided in individualized programs tailored to suit each person’s needs and lifestyle. Residents choose from private and semiprivate rooms and enjoy access to all Greenbriar amenities and services.

Post-acute rehabilitation care is often covered by Medicare and other insurers for qualifying stays (deductibles and co-pays may apply).


Skilled Nursing

For adults needing short- or long-term nursing and post-acute rehabilitative services, Greenbriar at the Altamont in Birmingham provides top-quality skilled nursing care and a full range of specialized therapies. Our skilled nursing center offers experienced, caring, around-the-clock nursing care, including specialized care for individuals with dementia.

Our very personal approach centers on relationships and a well-rounded living experience that nurtures well-being. Families and residents collaborate with our healthcare team to design individualized care plans, and residents enjoy a casual environment where visitors are always welcome. The community’s gracious amenities and personal service complement the comfort of private and semiprivate rooms and an easily accessible restaurant-style dining room.

Our skilled nursing center is fully licensed and Medicare and Medicaid certified, and participates in numerous managed care and commercial insurance plans. 



Assisted Living

There’s a genuine spirit of belonging at Greenbriar at the Altamont in Birmingham. Whether enjoying live piano music with friends in the grand lobby or tea outside in the courtyard, you’ll relax in the comfort of warm hospitality.

Here, assisted living means living as you choose while knowing you have just the right amount of help from a caring, professional staff. Enjoy the privacy of your own apartment along with plentiful amenities and services and a vibrant social life.

Staff are on duty around the clock to assist you so you can make the most of each day. Services range from medication assistance to help with bathing and dressing. Also included are meals, housekeeping and laundry, as well as priority access to rehabilitation services and skilled nursing care on campus. Life at Greenbriar will take you back to the days when personal service was just that—personal.

Floor Plans

Choose the residence that suits your personal style. Options include studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartment homes, ranging from 400 to 900 square feet. With all-inclusive monthly rates, all are an exceptional value.

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Greenbriar at the Altamont

2831 Highland Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35205
(205) 323-2724

Greenbriar at the Altamont

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