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Senior housing types near Central, SC

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Garden House

    Garden House

    201 Edgebrook Drive, Anderson, SC 29621
    (5)
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    Welcome to Garden House! A beautiful community of warmth decorated with fine furnishings, stunning artwork and more often than not the scent of something delicious baking in the kitchen. A place where independence thrives but help is just a call away. Garden House enjoys a full community life with...

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  • Summit Place

    Summit Place

    107 Perpetual Square Drive, Anderson, SC 29621
    (20)
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    Live the good life at Summit Place, where desired amenities and world-class services excite our residents and provide a rewarding, enriching lifestyle. Our caring and professional staff provides a helping hand for residents who may appreciate assistance with activities of daily living. You can be...

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  • Brookdale Anderson

    Brookdale Anderson

    311 Simpson Road, Anderson, SC 29621
    (24)
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    Brookdale Anderson is a luxurious senior living community offering a wide range of senior services in Anderson, South Carolina. Our campus sits on 12 acres in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, offering residents a peaceful and tranquil retirement experience. Just minutes from major...

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  • Marchbanks Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Marchbanks Assisted Living & Memory Care

    2203 Marchbanks Avenue, Anderson, SC 29621
    (17)
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    Marchbanks Assisted Living & Memory Care is Anderson, South Carolina’s premier assisted living and memory care community. We are conveniently located near the AnMed Health Campus, hospital, and physician office, as well as shopping, restaurants, churches and schools. Recently, we underwent a...

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  • Morningside of Anderson

    Morningside of Anderson

    1304 McLees Road, Anderson, SC 29621
    (8)
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    Morningside of Anderson is nestled away in a neighborhood setting near shopping, restaurants and the hospital. As a premiere provider of assisted living, it's our goal to make every day a memorable one. Discover our experienced and caring staff, comfortable apartment-style living, activities and...

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  • North Pointe

    North Pointe

    701 Simpson Rd., Anderson, SC 29621
    (25)
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    Feel the electricity at North Pointe, where exciting amenities, world-class services and myriad recreational and social opportunities keep our residents energized and buzzing. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Anderson, South Carolina, feels like one big family that shares meals...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Gregory's Community Care

    Gregory's Community Care

    2413 Fork Shoals Road, Piedmont, SC 29673
    (1)
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    Make your home at Gregory's Community Care where innovative care and services are based on traditional values and the changing needs of each individual. Gregory's Community Care offers assisted living to older and disable adults who want to maintain their independence while receiving the services...

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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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  • 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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  • Brookdale Hartwell

    Brookdale Hartwell

    45 Walnut Street, Hartwell, GA 30643
    (6)
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    Endless Opportunities Here at our beautiful personal care and memory care community in Hartwell, Georgia, we handle all the cooking, cleaning, laundry and other household chores so you can spend more time doing the things you love.  We may be biased, but we think you will fall in love with your new...

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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 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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  • Fairview Park

    Fairview Park

    544 Harrison Bridge Rd, Simpsonville, SC 29680
    (4)
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    Our assisted living services include: Three chef-inspired meals plus snacks daily Fitness and wellness activities Constant socials and events for family involvement Programs designed around our residents’ interests Brain fitness and memory enhancement programming Family encouragement Medication...

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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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  • 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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  • The Legacy at Southpointe Drive

    The Legacy at Southpointe Drive

    23 Southpointe Drive, Greenville, SC 29607
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    The Legacy at Southpointe Drive is an assisted living community in Greenville, South Carolina. Our community offers personalized care services in a home-like community just minutes from downtown Greenville. Our community is ideally located near Interstate I-85 and 385, offering convenient access to...

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  • Rolling Green Village

    Rolling Green Village

    1 Hoke Smith Blvd, Greenville, SC 29615
    (1)
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    Rolling Green Village is managed by Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company. Life Care Services ranked highest in customer satisfaction in the J.D. Power 2019 Senior Living Study and achieved the highest score in all seven study factors: resident services and activities; community staff; food and...

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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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  • 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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  • Harmony at Five Forks

    Harmony at Five Forks

    345 Five Forks Rd, Simpsonville, SC 29681
    (6)
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    Situated in Simpsonville, South Carolina, Harmony at Five Forks has 176 units, with 100 Independent Living apartments, 48 Assisted Living apartments and 28 Memory Care apartments. The community provides warm, attractive apartments on a conveniently located, well landscaped campus. The community is...

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  • Quillen Manor Assisted Living and Villas

    Quillen Manor Assisted Living and Villas

    709 Quillen Ave, Fountain Inn, SC 29644
    (9)
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    Located in Fountain Inn, Greenville County, South Carolina, Quillen Manor is an assisted living community for seniors that also provides memory care for residents with memory loss, dementia, and Alzheimer's disease. The community is nestled in a quiet, rural area, surrounded by trees that help...

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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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  • 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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  • The Veranda at Carnesville

    29 McEntire Street, Carnesville, GA 30521
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    We provide gentle guidance and oversight while fostering dignity and encouraging independence. Our staff manages medication and assists with bathing and grooming. Three home-cooked meals are served daily in our country style dining room, and activities are offered daily to engage and stimulate...

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  • The Gables at Cobb Village

    The Gables at Cobb Village

    12 Cobb Village Drive, Royston, GA 30662
    (2)
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    The Gables at Cobb Village is a senior residence provides seniors with a community that is made just for them and offers them a comfortable place to call home. Located in Royston, GA, this community offers much to its residents. Guests of this community's residents will find the Royston Wellness...

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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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  • Ashlan Village

    Ashlan Village

    415 Brenda Way, Lyman, SC 29365
    (15)
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    Ashlan Village is a continuing care community, where your choices matter. Through community services and programs, Ashlan Village provides for the social, spiritual, nutritional, residential, wellness and health care needs of older people at reasonable cost. We have a variety of spacious floor plans...

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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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    It's a sweet suite deal! Move in by February 20 and upgrade your apartment to the next largest option for no additional cost.* See our Sales Director for details. Just 30 minutes from Asheville, in the footprint of the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains, Elmcroft of Hendersonville, North Carolina...

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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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  • Ashley Place

    Ashley Place

    526 Haltiwanger Rd., Greenwood, SC 29649
    (7)
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    When you walk through the doors at Ashley Place, our senior living community, you will be greeted with a smile and a warm welcome. 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...

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  • Morningside of Greenwood

    Morningside of Greenwood

    116 Enterprise Court, Greenwood, SC 29649
    (2)
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    Morningside of Greenwood in South Carolina, is a warm and inviting assisted living community with a home-like and comfortable atmosphere. We are committed to meeting the wants, needs and wishes of all who walk through our doors. Discover our experienced and caring staff, comfortable apartment-style...

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  • West End Retirement Center

    200 S 5th St, Easley, SC 29640
    (2)
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    West End Retirement Center is a family owned facility that has been in business for over 60 years. Our caregivers have over 50 years of combined experience in senior care and our residents become apart of family. Located near quaint downtown Easley at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the...

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  • The Springs at Simpsonville

    214 East Curtis Street, Simpsonville, SC 29681
    (3)
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    The Springs at Simpsonville is an assisted-living facility located in Simpsonville, S.C. The locally-owned senior center provides a personalized level of care to each resident in a comfortable home-like environment. Located within walking distance of downtown Simpsonville, the facility offers...

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  • Picture of Life

    351 S. Hill Street, Toccoa, GA 30577
    (3)
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    Picture of Life is a residential care home in the small community of Toccoa, GA in Stephens County. Toccoa is home to the regional symphony orchestra with volunteer musicians from nearby South Carolina and Atlanta. A military museum honors World War II paratroopers from the 101st Airborne Division...

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  • Cannon Wood Village

    2834 Old US Highway 441 South, Tiger, GA 30576
    (4)
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    Cannon Wood Village is senior community located in the peaceful area that is Tiger, GA. This community provides seniors with a home in a quiet area, allowing them to get away from the hustle and bustle of the rest of the world. The town of Tiger offers a drive-in, a library, a historical society,...

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  • Abundant Living Personal Care Home

    883 Roy Wood Road, Comer, GA 30629
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    Abundant Living Personal Care Home is a residential care home in Comer, GA, located in Madison County. Comer is exactly what you would expect from a small town because it is full of charm, hospitality, and outdoor beauty. The town has a variety of recreational activities available for people of all...

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  • The Oaks-Scenic View (Assisted Living)

    209 Peach Orchard Rd, Baldwin, GA 30511
    (3)
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    The Oaks-Scenic View The Oaks Scenic View is a premier senior living community located in the beautiful town of Baldwin, Georgia. It's conveniently located just off of Highway 15, across from Lake Russel and less than a mile from the Scenic View Health Center. Just a couple miles away is a Walmart...

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  • Carolina Gardens at Laurens

    420 W Farley Ave, Laurens, SC 29360
    (4)
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    Carolina Gardens at Laurens is an assisted living community in Laurens, South Carolina. Laurens is a historical and charming city in upstate South Carolina. We have a thriving downtown area with fine shopping and dining in a way that honors our strong heritage and rich history. Residents at...

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  • The Residences at Park Place

    115 Gillespie Rd, Seneca, SC 29678
    (9)
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Central, South Carolina

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities provide supervision, social events, and personal care to individuals who are around 65 years old. The types of service offered often involve aid with the activities of daily life. Occupants may be kept under monitoring and assessment. Under certain circumstances, facilities may provide hospice, respite, or skilled nursing. South Carolina has a number of stipulations associated with this kind of facility. The Board of Health and Environmental Control, Division of Health Licensing certifies this facility type. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to guarantee their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as assistance with ADLs for the resident, requirements and arrangements for visits by or to physicians or other authorized health providers, assessing the extent of residents’ problems and needs, and dietary needs. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include at least one structured recreation activity each day, medication assistance, transportation, and assistance with ADLs. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include special menus are provided for those with special dietary needs and three meals and snacks that meet dietary needs. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. The maximum occupancy is 3 residents per room. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include administer routine medications, staff may self administer medications under licensed staff supervision, and monitor blood sugar levels. Staff must receive education in a variety of subjects. These include: procedures for checking and recording vital signs, occupational safety and health administration standards regarding blood-borne pathogens, Care of persons specific to the physical/mental condition being cared for in the facility, and Basic first-aid. Public assistance is available through Medicaid State Plan..

Cost of Living

The cost of care for a community is affected by the city where it is located. The rent burden for Central is about 19.1% of the average person's monthly income. The median home value in Central is around $109,717 and the median cost for rent is around $620 a month.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 46.6% are male and 53.4% are female. The median age of Central is 25 years old. In Central, 3.3% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Central has a population density of 722 people per square mile. The current population of Central consists of 5,179 people. Out of the total population of Central, 64.1% participate in the labor force, 40.8% live in poverty, 12.0% have some form of disability, and 7.2% consider themselves widows. Demographically, Central is 0.5% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.3% Asian, 74.0% white, 15.3% black, 16.1% Hispanic, 2.2% other or not specified, and 3.6% mixed race. Of the population of Central 23.3% have a college degree, 9.7% have a graduate degree, and 33.4% have a high-school diploma.

State Information

An overview of South Carolina

The state of South Carolina has a cost of living index of 98.3 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 101.9 and a housing index rating of 85.1. In total, South Carolina has 71 general hospitals and 189 health centers that provide care for 5,147,823 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in South Carolina are Ghs Greer Memorial Hospital, Bon Secours-st Francis Xavier Hospital, and Roper Hospital. Overall, South Carolina ranks 42nd out of all states in quality of life and 36th in healthcare. The natural beauty of South Carolina is ranked 34th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, South Carolina ranks 24th in the nation. Forty-seven percent of South Carolina residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 8,051 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-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-15%. In South Carolina there are 658 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 41% of South Carolina residents voted Democrat and 55% voted Republican. The median age in the state is 40, and 31% of the population is over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

On average, the state receives 4.10 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of August at around 7.64 inches. The average humidity across the state is 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of August. The average air quality index rating in South Carolina is 35.3 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of April with a rating of around 42.6 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 79°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 59°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 46°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 66°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 26°F in the month of January. While residents of South Carolina mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in South Carolina can include hurricanes, earthquakes (moderate), tornados, and and floods.

Wildlife to be found in South Carolina

The state of South Carolina has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Common Yarrow, Devil's Walking Stick, Sweet Birch , and Shadblow Serviceberry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Manatee, the Wild Hog , or the Southern Fox Squirrel. The state animal of South Carolina is the White-tailed Deer.