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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Assisted Living facilities. Together, we’ll find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we’ll provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 50 Assisted Living facilities in NC and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.

Senior housing types near Sylva, NC

  • Brookdale Sevierville

    Brookdale Sevierville

    1020 Middle Creek Road, Sevierville, TN 37862
    (15)
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    Something for Everyone With custom care plans, beautiful accommodations, a fun-filled events calendar and a care team on campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week to make sure your every need is met, our assisted living and memory care community gives you all the freedom and independence you crave....

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  • Dominion Senior Living of Sevierville

    Dominion Senior Living of Sevierville

    1102 Medical Park Court, Sevierville, TN 37862
    (15)
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    When in-home care isn't enough, choosing the right care for your loved one is important. Dominion Senior Living of Sevierville focuses on caring for the individual with programs that can be tailored specifically to your loved one's needs. We are committed to providing a secure environment that...

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  • Traces of Tiger

    Traces of Tiger

    382 Bridge Creek Rd, Tiger, GA 30576
    (2)
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    Traces of Tiger Senior Living Community is nestled in the beautiful mountains of Northeast Georgia. We are a one story 24 apartment community with services ranging from independent living through personal care support services and coming soon a dedicated memory care neighborhood. We offer two...

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  • Mountainbrook Assisted Living LLC

    Mountainbrook Assisted Living LLC

    700 Markhill Dr, Sevierville, TN 37862
    (11)
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    MountainBrook Village is a retirement community nestled in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains. Featuring all ground level apartments, we are located on 14 acres along the west prong of the Little Pigeon River. We have an active community of independent residents with a full activity calendar that...

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  • Brookdale Asheville Overlook

    Brookdale Asheville Overlook

    308 Overlook Road, Asheville, NC 28803
    (16)
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    A Nature Lover’s Dream Tucked amidst the natural beauty of Asheville, North Carolina, it’s no surprise the new neighbors at your assisted living community are eager to adventure in the great outdoors.  You’ll feel right at home as you soak up the sunshine and scenic views on the expansive...

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  • Arbor Terrace of Asheville

    Arbor Terrace of Asheville

    3199 Sweeten Creek Road, Asheville, NC 28803
    (4)
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    Arbor Terrace of Asheville provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Asheville, North Carolina area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized...

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  • Wellington Manor Assisted Living

    Wellington Manor Assisted Living

    375 Hedrick Dr, Newport, TN 37821
    (16)
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    Wellington Manor Assisted Living is an exceptional memory care and assisted living community in Newport Tennessee. Nestled in the mountains of East Tennessee on the Pigeon River, Newport is a vibrant city with stunning scenic views, a historic downtown area and an abundance of opportunities for...

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  • Harmony at Reynolds Mountain

    Harmony at Reynolds Mountain

    41 Cobblers Way, Asheville, NC 28804
    (12)
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    Nestled in the mountains of Asheville, North Carolina, The Crossings at Reynolds Mountain has 172 units, with 90 Independent Living apartments, 58 Assisted Living apartments and 24 Secured Assisted apartments. The community provides warm, attractive apartments on a conveniently located, well...

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  • Carolina Reserve of Laurel Park

    Carolina Reserve of Laurel Park

    1825 Pisgah Dr, Hendersonville, NC 28791
    (4)
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    Carolina Reserve of Laurel Park is located at the southern edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains and was incorporated on October 2004. This Navion Senior Solutions facility offers both Independent and Assisted living, Carolina Reserve of Laurel Park offers the wonderful services that have made us the...

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  • Carolina Reserve of Hendersonville

    Carolina Reserve of Hendersonville

    1820 Pisgah Dr, Hendersonville, NC 28791
    (6)
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    Why opt for nursing home care when your needs can be met at our beautiful assisted living community in Western North Carolina? At Carolina Reserve, we accept a higher level of care than most realize – and our residents age in place without the need to move to a skilled nursing facility in the...

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  • Elmcroft of Hendersonville NC

    Elmcroft of Hendersonville NC

    3851 Howard Gap Rd., Hendersonville, NC 28792
    (4)
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    Just 30 minutes from Asheville, in the footprint of the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains, Elmcroft of Hendersonville, North Carolina offers residents a warm, relaxing living environment near beautiful views, historic sites, shopping, dining and medical services. Senior residents enjoy our assisted...

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  • Belvedere Commons of Seneca

    Belvedere Commons of Seneca

    515 Benton Street, Seneca, SC 29672
    (12)
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    At Belvedere Commons of Seneca, you can live the life you want to. Enjoy the convenience of restaurant-style dining, a wealth of life enrichment activities and the freedom to explore your interests. Beautiful Lake Keowee, the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, beaches and great weather set the...

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  • Keowee Place

    Keowee Place

    475 Rochester Hwy, Seneca, SC 29672
    (13)
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    Keowee Place is located on the shores of Lake Keowee and Lake Hartwell in Seneca, South Carolina. We are close to the historical towns of Cashiers and Highland, North Carolina and our daytrips to these historical towns are a favorite outing for many of our residents. We also make regular trips to...

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  • Brookdale Browns Creek

    Brookdale Browns Creek

    1869 Crest Road, Maryville, TN 37804
    (19)
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    A Place to Call Home If you are eager to exchange the hedge clippers and laundry basket for a carefree retirement full of exciting activities and genuine friendships, you are going to love living at our assisted living community. Nestled in a beautiful building in Maryville, Tennessee, you can...

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  • Mars Hill Retirement

    Mars Hill Retirement

    170 South Main St, Mars Hill, NC 28754
    (7)
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    Mars Hill Retirement Community is a special place! With 56 apartments, our community sets a higher standard for spacious Assisted Living. Apartments range from Studios to Two Bedrooms. Our goal has been to be as residential oriented as possible as an Assisted Living Community. The community will be...

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  • Morningside of Seneca

    Morningside of Seneca

    15855 Wells Highway, Seneca, SC 29678
    (3)
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    Located in the foothills and overlooking the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, Morningside of Seneca boasts beautiful views year round. While the setting is spectacular, we believe it is the compassionate, experienced team of caring professionals who make the difference here. Welcome to retirement...

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  • Brookdale Sandy Springs

    Brookdale Sandy Springs

    511 Pearson Springs Road, Maryville, TN 37803
    (21)
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    Home Sweet Home Community events and programs are an integral part of life here at our assisted living and memory care community in the beautiful town of Maryville, Tennessee. Surrounded by beautiful common rooms and spacious accommodations, you can savor everything life has to offer while we handle...

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  • Liberty Assisted Living

    Liberty Assisted Living

    312 McMaster Place, Maryville, TN 37801
    (3)
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    We are a 28 bed home for the aged located in downtown Maryville, TN. We offer semi-private and private rooms and currently have beds available in both. We specialize in helping veterans and widows of veterans get additional benefits by working directly with local Veteran Service Officers. We have a...

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  • The Willows of Easley

    The Willows of Easley

    105 Willow Place, Easley, SC 29640
    (15)
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    The Willows of Easley is more than a place to call home—it's a way of life. Find fulfillment and enjoyment in a vibrant, welcoming community with exceptional care and support. Enjoy a book in the lounge, relax on the patio or visit local attractions. Everything you need is right here. If you’re...

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  • Spring Park Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Spring Park Assisted Living & Memory Care

    925 N. Main Street, Travelers Rest, SC 29690
    (3)
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    Spring Park is an Atlas Senior Living Community with a separate secure memory care wing. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually, and emotionally stimulating. We encourage our residents to celebrate the joys of life every...

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  • Brookdale Central

    Brookdale Central

    131 Vickery Drive, Central, SC 29630
    (9)
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    The Good Life Come and experience what a life of redefined independence looks like here at our assisted living community in Central, South Carolina. For starters, we handle all the cooking, cleaning, laundry and yard work so you can spend more time doing the things you love. Yes, you read that...

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  • Dominion Senior Living at Patrick Square

    Dominion Senior Living at Patrick Square

    100 Pershing Ave., Clemson, SC 29631
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    Dominion Senior Living at Patrick Square | Clemson is an assisted living and memory care community. Our senior living community serves seniors in Clemson, South Carolina and is located in the Patrick Square’s Town Center. Dominion Senior Living at Patrick Square is conveniently located within an...

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  • Darby House

    Darby House

    249 E Broadway Blvd, Jefferson City, TN 37760
    (5)
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    Darby House is located in Jefferson City, Tennessee - a lovely community centered around the scenic campus of Carson-Newman College. Situated near the center of town with its shopping malls, supermarkets, churches and its access to Carson-Newman Campus; Darby House is especially convenient for those...

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  • Williamsburg Villas

    Williamsburg Villas

    3020 Heatherton Way, Knoxville, TN 37920
    (7)
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    Nestled in the beautiful mountains of East Tennessee, Williamsburg Villas has provided more than merely an assisted living residence for over 16 years. Specializing in the care of various levels of dementia, our community consists of six small, secure villas. Our home-like atmosphere and very...

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  • Trinity Hills of Knoxville

    Trinity Hills of Knoxville

    4611 Asheville Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37914
    (8)
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    Trinity Hills of Knoxville offers Assisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, and Adult Day Care in an environment that feels like home providing the privacy and security you desire.  Our staff works around the clock to assist with your needs and to ensure your well-being.  Trinity...

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  • LaurelHurst & LaurelWoods

    LaurelHurst & LaurelWoods

    1064 West Mills St., Columbus, NC 28722
    (8)
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    Experience lodge-like living while soaking up gorgeous views of the Blue Ridge Mountains at LaurelHurst. From thoughtfully designed one- and two-bedroom floor plans to the world-class services and myriad recreational and social opportunities, residents may just find that we have thought of...

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  • Oakview Park

    Oakview Park

    110 Hood Rd, Greenville, SC 29611
    (9)
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    Oakview Park Senior Living Find your place with us! Oakview Park is Powdersville's newest senior living community, offering Assisted Living and Memory Care. It is our goal to enhance the quality of life of our resident members by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually and...

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  • Manorhouse Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Manorhouse Assisted Living & Memory Care

    8501 South Northshore Drive, Knoxville, TN 37922
    (29)
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    It is our philosophy that an individual's retirement years should be an extension of the lifestyle enjoyed prior to retirement. We are committed to operating a full service assisted living community that provides our residents with a lifestyle that truly enhances the quality of their lives. We do...

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  • Pendleton Manor

    Pendleton Manor

    414 Summit Dr, Greenville, SC 29609
    (32)
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    Pendleton Manor is located in the downtown area of Greenville, SC and is owned and operated by Schonberg and Associates.  It is the oldest, most established Assisted Living in Greenville.  Along with the 35 bed assisted living, Pendleton Manor also has a 30 bed secured memory care unit for...

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  • Deane Hill Place

    Deane Hill Place

    401 Catherine McAuley Way, Knoxville, TN 37919
    (47)
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    Deane Hill Place is a pet friendly Senior Living community just minutes from downtown Knoxville off of I-40, where maintaining your independence is easy with shopping, dining and entertainment at your doorstep. Our community offers our residents the opportunity to thrive in mind and body by...

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  • Dewitt Place

    Dewitt Place

    2131 Walters Drive, Morristown, TN 37814
    (4)
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    Built on a hilltop with the Great Smokey Mountains, Cherokee Lake and Douglas Lake as a scenic backdrop, Dewitt Place is the perfect choice for you or your loved one who appreciates both the small-town hospitality and the beauty our area is known for. Minutes from historic downtown Morristown, our...

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  • The Parker

    The Parker

    12 Boyce Avenue, Greenville, SC 29601
    (18)
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    A Wonderful Retirement Tucked away in the heart of historic Greenville, our assisted living and memory care community often feels more like a family reunion than a traditional senior living experience. This is the place where you can enjoy everything you need for a wonderful retirement. From a...

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  • Elmcroft of West Knoxville

    Elmcroft of West Knoxville

    8024 Gleason Drive, Knoxville, TN 37919
    (31)
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    Lease in January and get the rest of the month FREE!* See our Sales Director for details. Welcome to Elmcroft of West Knoxville, located in Knoxville, Tennessee, offering exceptional assisted living and Alzheimer's and dementia care options for seniors. Elmcroft of West Knoxville is an intimate,...

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  • Raintree Terrace

    Raintree Terrace

    555 Rain Forest Rd, Knoxville, TN 37923
    (27)
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    Raintree Terrace is an assisted living community in Knoxville, Tennessee with all the comforts of home. We will exceed your expectations with our highly trained and experienced staff that provides personal attention to each resident and takes the time to make a difference in their lives. In addition...

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  • Atria Weston Place

    Atria Weston Place

    2900 Lake Brook Boulevard, Knoxville, TN 37909
    (32)
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    At Atria Weston Place, you'll find an elegant lifestyle with all the everyday comforts of home. Enjoy an array of special amenities like an ice cream parlor, community garden, library and other inviting common areas. Atria Weston Place is located near many fine restaurants, the West Town Mall and...

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  • The Courtyards at Knoxville - The Orchards

    The Courtyards at Knoxville - The Orchards

    815 E Inskip Dr, Knoxville, TN 37912
    (8)
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    Continuum Courtyards is a small, family - style community. We have 16 private rooms. We do accept couples. We have a large sunroom surrounded by three walls of windows, an enclosed yard and a vegetable garden. Our home is set in a residential community and is surrounded by huge old trees. We...

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  • Windsor Gardens Assisted Living

    Windsor Gardens Assisted Living

    5611 Central Ave Pike, Knoxville, TN 37912
    (1)
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    Windsor Gardens celebrating 18 years of service. Windsor Gardens Assisted Living is locally owned and operated by individuals who have deep roots in our community. This local ownership provides us flexibility to adapt to specific needs that corporate owned communities do not have. We have worked to...

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  • Arbor Terrace of Knoxville

    Arbor Terrace of Knoxville

    9051 Cross Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37923
    (7)
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    Arbor Terrace of Knoxville provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Knoxville, Tennessee area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized care...

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  • The Legacy at Hawthorne Park

    The Legacy at Hawthorne Park

    20 Hawthorne Park Court, Greenville, SC 29615
    (33)
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    A Rich and Full Life Are you ready to exchange the mundane tasks of everyday life for a senior living experience rich in genuine friendships, quality care and freedom to do more of the things you love? If that sounds like an absolute yes, look no further than our assisted living community, The...

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  • Brookdale Greeneville

    Brookdale Greeneville

    155 Serral Drive, Greeneville, TN 37745
    (6)
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    A Life Worth Living No one should force you to choose between quality care and independence, especially when you can savor both here at our assisted living and memory care community. As soon as you walk through the front doors, you will notice there’s something different about this place. Maybe it’s...

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  • Brookdale Brushy Creek

    Brookdale Brushy Creek

    2010 Brushy Creek Road, Greer, SC 29650
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    Live Your Adventure Here in Greer, South Carolina, we’re more than assisted living community. We’re a family.  It won’t take you long to understand what we mean.  From the moment you walk through the front door, you’ll feel the warmth of our kind and compassionate care team and see the deep and...

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  • Cascades Verdae

    Cascades Verdae

    10 Fountainview Terrace, Greenville, SC 29607
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    Cascades Verdae is a luxury continuing care retirement community in Greenville, South Carolina. Located on 40 acres and just minutes from downtown Greenville, our private gated community offers a lifestyle that is second to none. Members enjoy beautiful accommodations, industry-leading Care Services...

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  • The Neighborhood at Tellico Village

    The Neighborhood at Tellico Village

    100 Chatuga Drive, Loudon, TN 37774
    (3)
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    The Neighborhood at Tellico Village is a charming senior living community located in Loudon, a bustling town in the Eastern part of the state, 33 miles southwest of Knoxville, in Loudon County. We offer 24-hour nursing available on-site, assisted living and memory / Alzheimer's care. Step inside our...

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  • Manning Place

    Manning Place

    10 Companion Court, Greer, SC 29651
    (26)
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    At Manning Place, our senior living community, you'll find a smaller, homelike community and a compassionate, caring staff. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide clinical oversight and coordination...

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  • Brookdale Greenville

    Brookdale Greenville

    1306 Pelham Road, Greenville, SC 29615
    (23)
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    Home Sweet Home Serving seniors in assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing and rehabilitation, our community provides you with a warm and welcoming environment where you can experience newfound freedom and independence. We handle all the cooking, cleaning and household chores so you can do...

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  • The Retreat at Greer

    The Retreat at Greer

    715 S Buncombe Rd, Greer, SC 29650
    (28)
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    At The Retreat at Greer, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. Free resident parking and guest parking...

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  • Windsor House Greenville

    Windsor House Greenville

    1931 Pelham Rd, Greenville, SC 29615
    (7)
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    Windsor House Greenville is a 50-bed community conveniently located on Pelham Road on Greenville's eastside. We are 1.5 miles from I-85 and 2.5 miles from Haywood Mall/Road. The facility is 9 years old, single story, and beautiful inside and out. The brick Georgian architecture with large white...

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  • Elmcroft of Halls

    Elmcroft of Halls

    7521 Andersonville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37938
    (15)
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    Elmcroft of Halls Knoxville is located just a quarter of a mile north of the original Halls Crossroads of Andersonville Pike and Emory Road in northern Knox County. An inviting, homespun community, much like the surrounding countryside, Elmcroft of Halls is home to warm hearts and panoramic views of...

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  • Greenville Place

    Greenville Place

    2006 Pelham Road, Greenville, SC 29615
    (47)
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    Live the high life in Greenville Place, where thoughtfully designed floor plans and myriad recreational and social opportunities await. Residents will feel the Southern charm of our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Greenville, South Carolina, with wrap-around porches and plenty of...

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  • Oakleaf Village of Greenville

    Oakleaf Village of Greenville

    1560 Thornblade Blvd, Greer, SC 29650
    (18)
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    Picture Yourself living the lifestyle you've earned.......... Whether you'd just like a little assistance or need more comprehensive attention, we have a program for you. Life at Oakleaf Village offers all of the comforts of home without the challenges, problems and responsibilities of home...

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Sylva, North Carolina

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities provide social events, oversight, and healthcare to individuals around 65 years of age or older. Assisted living facilities usually provide aid with transportation and appointments, outings for social activity, and supervision of care. In some situations, facilities may offer nursing, "aging in place", or hospice. In North Carolina, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $66,000 . The state of North Carolina maintains a number of provisions related to this type of facility.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major factor in selecting which care option meets the needs of your family. The rent burden for Sylva is about 10.4% of the average person's monthly income. Monthly, the median cost of rent in Sylva is about $456 per month and the median home value in Sylva is about $135,183.

Demographics and Values

In Sylva, 5.4% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Sylva has a population density of 324 people per square mile. The total population of Sylva consists of 2,678 people. Out of the total population of Sylva, 10.3% consider themselves widows, 11.7% do not have health insurance, 15.9% live in poverty, and 67.8% participate in the labor force. Based on gender, 54.3% are female and 45.7% are male. The median age of Sylva is 35 years old. Demographically, Sylva is 5.9% black, 5.2% Hispanic, 76.8% white, 9.5% mixed race, 3.8% Asian, 4.0% Native American, 0.0% other or not specified, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In terms of education, 24.2% have a high-school diploma, 28.6% have a college degree, and 11.5% have a graduate degree.

State Information

An overview of North Carolina

The state of North Carolina has a cost of living index of 94.0 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 96.6 and a housing index rating of 83.1. Based on natural beauty, North Carolina ranks 36th in the nation. North Carolina is ranked 18th in quality of life and 30th in healthcare. There are 123 hospitals and 236 health centers that service a population of 10,497,679. The three highest ranked hospitals in North Carolina are Memorial Mission Hospital And Asheville Surgery Ce, Atrium Health Kings Mountain, and The Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital.

Social demographics of the state

Thirty-nine percent of North Carolina residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 15,737 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-35%, Mainline Protestant-19%, and Historically Black Protestant-12%. In North Carolina there are 635 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 46% of North Carolina residents voted Democrat and 50% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, North Carolina ranks 20th in the nation. The median age in the state is 39, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

On average, North Carolina has an air quality index rating of around 36.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 45.3 AQI. North Carolina experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 77%. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 9.06 inches. On average, the state receives 4.20 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 41°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 62°F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 19°F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53°F during the month of June. While residents of North Carolina mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in North Carolina can include hurricanes, floods, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in North Carolina

The state of North Carolina has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Bitternut Hickory , Yellow Trout Lily, Yellow Poplar, and Redbud. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Amberjack, the Groundhog, the Nine-banded Armadillo, or the Red Wolf. The state animal of North Carolina is the The Squirrel.