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Senior housing types near Florence, SC

  • The Carolinian

    The Carolinian

    718 S. Dargan St, Florence, SC 29506
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    The Carolinian offers both Independent Retirement Living and Assisted Living . We have spacious studio, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments with full kitchens that make life simple and worry free. You can truly enjoy your retirement years among friends relaxing, reading, traveling or exercising...

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  • Florence Place

    Florence Place

    1938 Mountain Laurel Ct, Florence, SC 29505
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    Florence Place is a pet friendly senior living community in Florence, SC, where we provide residents with quality care and assistance in their daily routine when needed, while promoting independence as long as possible. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a...

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  • Elmcroft of Florence

    Elmcroft of Florence

    3006 Hoffmeyer, Florence, SC 29501
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    Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021 when you lease by December 15th!*See our Sales Director for details. Elmcroft of Florence SC is conveniently situated off Interstate 95 and 20. A small southern town known for blooming magnolias, palmetto trees and grits and shrimp, Florence is just...

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  • Pee Dee Gardens

    Pee Dee Gardens

    3117 W Palmetto St, Florence, SC 29505
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    When a loved one needs care that can no longer be provided at home, naturally, you want the very best for them. Carolina House of Florence offers basic and, when needed, extended Assisted Living services, which are available in separate wings of our community. We are a leader in providing Assisted...

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  • Morningside of Hartsville

    Morningside of Hartsville

    1901 West Carolina Avenue, Hartsville, SC 29550
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    Morningside of Hartsville is tucked securely within a quaint community of families and neighbors.  Within minutes of the hospital and medical offices in one direction and a downtown area flourishing with charm and history in another, Morningside is proud to offer services and amenities,...

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  • Carolina Gardens at Conway

    Carolina Gardens at Conway

    2310 Highway 378, Conway, SC 29527
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    Carolina Gardens at Conway is an assisted living and memory care community in Conway, South Carolina. Conway is a thriving city in the Myrtle Beach metro area, home to Coastal Carolina University and has been designated as a Tree City USA for over 20 years. With a revitalized downtown area that...

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  • Morningside of Sumter

    Morningside of Sumter

    2500 Lindo Court, Sumter, SC 29150
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    Warm and inviting are just two words one would use to describe Morningside Assisted Living of Sumter. From the front porch rockers to the neighborhood feel, once you have walked through our front doors, our goal is to make you feel welcome every day. As a premiere provider of assisted living, it is...

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  • Brookdale Sumter

    Brookdale Sumter

    1180 Wilson Hall Road, Sumter, SC 29150
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    Do more of what you love. If you’re ready to redefine your independence with more freedom, then Brookdale Sumter with assisted living might be the perfect fit for you. With assisted living, you’ll have help with managing medications, dressing and bathing, as well as services like housekeeping and...

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  • Morningside of Camden

    Morningside of Camden

    719 Kershaw Highway, Camden, SC 29020
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    Morningside Assisted Living of Camden is a beautiful, quaint retirement community in Camden, South Carolina, just northeast of Columbia, SC. Our assisted living community has 41 apartments, and offers assistance with the activities of daily living, as needed by each individual. Morningside of...

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  • Brookdale Conway

    Brookdale Conway

    872 Singleton Ridge Road, Conway, SC 29526
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    At our assisted living community in an upscale residential neighborhood of Conway, S.C., at the edge of the Waccamaw National Wildlife Refuge, you’ll stay busy as much as you like with our engaging calendar of activities, classes and outings. While you fill up your social calendar, we’ll provide...

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  • Tabor Commons

    Tabor Commons

    703 Elizabeth St, Tabor City, NC 28463
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    WATERBROOKE ASSISTED LIVING Very Clean & Safe Beds Available (6) Semi Private Rooms (4) Private Rooms Medicaid Accepted (Yes) Out of State Transfers (Yes) Males & Females Welcome!

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  • Wesley Pines

    Wesley Pines

    1000 Wesley Pines Rd, Lumberton, NC 28358
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    Wesley Pines 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 beverage; new...

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  • New Beginnings

    New Beginnings

    212 Mitchell Bay Lane, Pineville, SC 29468
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    New Beginnings, a new living assisted home since 2010. Our dedicated staff members have over 15 years combined experience in senior care. Our highly skilled staff provides personal attention with a gentle touch. We are licensed by South Carolina Department and Environmental Control. Our home is...

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  • Myrtle Beach Estates

    Myrtle Beach Estates

    3620 Happy Woods Court, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
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    Live a grand life at Myrtle Beach Estates, an Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, that offers the conveniences of the city with the luxuries of the beach. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally,...

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  • The Blake at Woodcreek Farms

    The Blake at Woodcreek Farms

    385 Spears Creek Church Rd, Elgin, SC 29045
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    Resort Style Assisted Living and Memory Care Strategically located at the entrance of Woodcreek Farms in Northeast Columbia, The Blake at Woodcreek Farms is unlike any other. Retirement and hospitality are blended to create an assisted living and memory care community where you will feel right at...

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  • Hope Arbor of Murrells Inlet

    12287 Hwy 707, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
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    Hope Arbor of Murrells Inlet is a locally owned, not-for-profit assisted living. Our community is not large and overwhelming as we are licensed to care for no more than 60 residents. Our prices are all-inclusive which allows for our residents to age in place without having to worry about care cost...

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  • Morningside of Georgetown

    Morningside of Georgetown

    2628 North Fraser Street, Georgetown, SC 29440
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    Located in historic Georgetown, Morningside Assisted Living is warm and inviting, home-like and comfortable, with a commitment to meeting the wants, needs and wishes of all who walk through our doors. The nearby beaches and wetlands, as well as the southern plantations and shopping, lend to a...

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  • Reflections at Carolina Forest

    Reflections at Carolina Forest

    219 Middleburg Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
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    Reflections at Carolina Forest is an assisted living community located in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina of Horry County. Residents and their families enjoy the community's convenient location which is near many attractions such as The Alabama Theater, The Carolina Opry, Myrtle Beach State Park and...

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  • Portside at Grande Dunes

    Portside at Grande Dunes

    901 Portside Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
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    At Portside at Grande Dunes, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high speed...

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  • Myrtle Beach Manor

    Myrtle Beach Manor

    9547 Highway 17 North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
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    Myrtle Beach Manor, an assisted living community situated on 6 spacious acres on the Intracoastal Waterway, offers Assisted Living, Alzheimer's Care and Nursing Care. Our community features a comfortable lifestyle, superb amenities and the highest standards of hospitality and service. Assisted...

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  • Arbor Landing at Pawley's

    Arbor Landing at Pawley's

    7419 Ocean Hwy, Pawley's Island, SC 29585
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    We're serious about care. We're here to keep the seniors you love healthy, safe, and happy. If you're looking for pools and tennis courts and a full-service spa, we're probably not the place for your loved one. Our experience is that people who want these kind of amenities are better off just...

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  • Harmony at Columbia

    Harmony at Columbia

    2300 Clemson Rd, Columbia, SC 29229
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    The Crossings at Columbia located in Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina is a assisted living community for seniors that is looking to help them with their daily needs. Columbia has much to offer to both residents and guests, including Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Gardens, Columbia Canal and...

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  • Summit Place of North Myrtle Beach

    Summit Place of North Myrtle Beach

    491 Highway 17, Little River, SC 29566
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    Summit Place of North Myrtle Beach Summit Place of North Myrtle Beach is an assisted living community located in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in waterfront Horry County and home to just over 14,000 people. A beautiful waterfront tourist city, North Myrtle Beach is a relaxed community that...

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  • Brookdale Columbia

    Brookdale Columbia

    251 Springtree Drive, Columbia, SC 29223
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    The Greatest Adventure Tucked away in a beautiful building in Columbia, South Carolina, you can experience a retirement rich in luxury amenities and spacious accommodations. With personalized care plans, an action-packed events calendar and a warm and friendly group of residents, you may think you...

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  • Brookdale Union Park

    Brookdale Union Park

    1316 Patterson Street, Monroe, NC 28112
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    Always Something to Do You can always find something fun and exciting to do here at our assisted living community in Monroe, North Carolina. With private accommodations, spacious common rooms and a long list of resort-style amenities and services, you may find yourself wondering why you didn’t join...

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  • The Crossings at Wayside

    8398 Fayetteville Road, Raeford, NC 28376
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    The Crossings at Wayside Located in Raeford, North Carolina, a part of Hoke County, The Crossings at Wayside is a beautiful assisted living community to call home. Guests of our residents will find that Raeford is an interesting place to visit, and they will enjoy checking out all of the city's...

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  • Brookdale Monroe Square

    Brookdale Monroe Square

    918 Fitzgerald Street, Monroe, NC 28112
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    Upgrade Your Senior Living It’s time to trade the chores, worries and stress that often come from life at home for a better senior living lifestyle. As a resident here, you’ll enjoy a resort-style atmosphere full of interesting things to do and interesting people to do them with. We’ve been serving...

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  • Morningside of Lancaster

    Morningside of Lancaster

    1004 Hardin Street, Lancaster, SC 29720
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    Morningside of Lancaster, surrounded by trees and nestled in a rural neighborhood setting just off highway 521, is convenient to nearby shopping, restaurants and the hospital. As a premiere provider of assisted living, it is our goal to make every day a memorable one. Discover our experienced caring...

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  • Harmony at Hope Mills NOW OPEN

    Harmony at Hope Mills NOW OPEN

    7051 Rockfish Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28306
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    At Harmony at Hope Mills, we offer a variety of community features. Our purpose-built community has the advantage of specialized care, every aspect of the community is designed to cater to the unique needs of its residents. All meals are provided to residents. We offer meal services such as...

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  • Elmcroft of Southern Pines

    Elmcroft of Southern Pines

    101-B Brucewood Rd, Southern Pines, NC 28387
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    Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021 when you lease by December 15th!*See our Sales Director for details. Elmcroft of Southern Pines is conveniently located in the southwest section of Moore County, within minutes of Moore Regional Hospital. A short drive in the country will take you to...

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  • Fox Hollow Senior Living Community

    Fox Hollow Senior Living Community

    190 Fox Hollow, Pinehurst, NC 28374
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    Welcome Home to Fox Hollow of Pinehurst! From the moment you step into our fireside parlor with the French doors opening into our rear patio, and run your fingers along our piano, you will feel right at home. Fox Hollow of Pinehurst is situated in a lovely wooded environment in the heart of the...

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  • Brookdale Pinehurst

    Brookdale Pinehurst

    17 Regional Drive, Pinehurst, NC 28374
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    Our exclusive senior living community, in Pinehurst, N.C., offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care in an environment of luxury, beauty and sophisticated Southern living. You can stay independent and active while receiving 24/7 the daily personal assistance you need. Should your...

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  • Lexington Place

    Lexington Place

    190 McSwain Drive, West Columbia, SC 29169
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    At Lexington Place, a pet friendly senior living community near Columbia, SC, we provide our residents thoughtful, compassionate assistance with their daily routine, while respecting their independence. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time licensed...

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  • Karizma Infinities Residential Care Home

    Karizma Infinities Residential Care Home

    5601 Poplin Rd, Indian Trail, NC 28079
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    Karizma Infinities (KI) Residential Care Home provides the senior populations in Union, Mecklenburg, and surrounding counties with individual personalized care by licensed staff in a customized retirement home setting of assisted living Union, Mecklenburg, and surrounding counties community...

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  • Longwood Plantation

    Longwood Plantation

    1687 Longwood Dr, Orangeburg, SC 29118
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    Longwood Plantation, an Assisted Living Community with total of 50 beds (34 beds for assisted living and 16 beds for alzheimer's care), is located in a beautiful, quiet, residential area in Orangeburg County. This 10-acre campus offers Independent and Assisted Living for Senior Adults as well as a...

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  • Carolina Gardens at West Columbia

    Carolina Gardens at West Columbia

    2705 Leaphart Road, West Columbia, SC 29169
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    Carolina Gardens at West Columbia is an assisted living and memory care community in Columbia, South Carolina. Columbia is the capital city of South Carolina and offers world class shopping, dining and medical facilities. Our vibrant and thriving city allows residents to make the most of their...

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  • Heritage Place

    Heritage Place

    325 N Cool Spring St, Fayetteville, NC 28301
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    Southern charm, friendships and a carefree lifestyle abound at Heritage Place. Nestled in the heart of Fayetteville’s Downtown Historic District, you and your fellow residents are just steps from the Cape Fear Botanical Garden, centuries-old cathedrals, and convenient shops and services. Ensuring...

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  • Brookdale Harbison

    Brookdale Harbison

    51 Woodcross Drive, Columbia, SC 29212
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    Embrace The Golden Years If you want to embrace your golden years with enthusiasm and energy without sacrificing peace of mind that comes from having access to quality care, look no further than our assisted living community in Columbia, South Carolina. Surrounded by a warm and welcoming care team...

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  • HarborChase of Columbia

    HarborChase of Columbia

    120 Fairforest Rd, Columbia, SC 29212
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    At HarborChase of Columbia Assisted Living and Memory Care we provide exceptional care for those who require assistance with their day-to-day needs and those challenged with dementia or Alzheimer's in a warm, home-like environment. Our beautiful campus is nestled on a wooded lakeview site and the...

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  • Arbor Landing at Ocean Isle (Assisted Living and Memory Care)

    Arbor Landing at Ocean Isle (Assisted Living and Memory Care)

    5490 Arbor Branch Dr, SW, Shallotte, NC 28470
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    Person Centered. Service Focused. Passion Driven. Arbor Landing at Ocean Isle is an exceptional new option for Senior Living in southeastern North Carolina. Arbor Landing offers residents Retirement Living with Assisted Services. A unique alternative for seniors, the community combines just the...

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  • Morningside of Orangeburg

    Morningside of Orangeburg

    2306 Riverbank Drive, Orangeburg, SC 29118
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    Morningside of Orangeburg, surrounded by trees and nestled in a rural neighborhood setting, is convenient to nearby shopping, restaurants and the hospital. As a premiere provider of assisted living, it is our goal to make every day a memorable one. Discover our experienced and caring staff,...

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  • Carolina Gardens at Harbison

    Carolina Gardens at Harbison

    990 Columbia Ave, Irmo, SC 29063
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    Carolina Gardens at Harbison is an assisted living community in Irmo, South Carolina. Irmo is part of the Columbia metro area, offering residents easy access to fine shopping, dining and recreational opportunities. Recognized by Money Magazine as one of the most 'Affordable Places to Live in the...

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  • The Blake at Carnes Crossroads

    The Blake at Carnes Crossroads

    4015 2nd Avenue, Summerville, SC 29486
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    Resort Style Assisted Living and Memory Care Strategically located in Summerville, South Carolina. The Blake at Carnes Crossroads is unlike any other. Retirement and hospitality are blended to create an assisted living and memory care community where you will feel right at home. Our unique...

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  • Brookdale Weddington Park

    Brookdale Weddington Park

    2404 Plantation Center Drive, Matthews, NC 28105
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    Experience a Life Full of Living. You’ve found a community built from the ground up to provide the fewest worries, the most options for how to live your best senior life, and to feel like home sweet home. From our customizable living quarters to our homey, comfortable community spaces, our community...

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  • Pinewood Place

    Pinewood Place

    101 Centennial Blvd., Goose Creek, SC 29445
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    Pinewood Place is located in a beautiful wooded area in Goose Creek, South Carolina. We are also within sight of Crowfield Plantation Lake and some resident rooms enjoy lake views. We encourage our residents to enjoy the outdoors and offer transportation to our wonderful local parks. We offer many...

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  • The Blake at Edgewater

    The Blake at Edgewater

    1099 Edgewater Pkwy, Fort Mill, SC 29707
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    Resort Style Assisted Living and Memory Care Strategically located in Indian Land, South Carolina off of Edgewater Parkway. The Blake at Edgewater is unlike any other. Retirement and hospitality are blended to create an assisted living and memory care community where you will feel right at home....

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  • Goose Creek Manor

    Goose Creek Manor

    104 Marilyn Street, Goose Creek, SC 29445
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    Goose Creek manor provides compassionate assisted living services that allows our residents to live happy and productive lives while having direct access to assistance, when needed. We do assisted living with a community-first approach. Our residents enjoy expert care, a home-like varied culinary...

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  • Carolina Gardens at Lexington

    Carolina Gardens at Lexington

    5422 Augusta Road, Lexington, SC 29072
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    Choosing the best assisted living and memory care community can be an important decision that many seniors and families will have to make. Families and senior citizens alike will want to know that their lives will be well taken care of. At Carolina Gardens at Lexington, residents enjoy an active,...

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  • Legacy Heights Senior Living Community

    Legacy Heights Senior Living Community

    11230 Ballantyne Trace Court, Charlotte, NC 28277
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    Welcome Home to Legacy Heights of Charlotte. We are located in South Charlotte's beautiful Ballantyne area, close to neighborhood shopping malls. Our community offers Assisted Living as well as our award winning Bridge to Rediscovery, Montessori-based memory care program. We also offer Respite Care...

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  • Oakleaf Village of Lexington

    Oakleaf Village of Lexington

    800 North Lake Drive, Lexington, SC 29072
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    Oliver Wendell Holmes once said, 'Life is a great bundle of little things'. You will notice all the 'little things' Oakleaf Village of Lexington has bundled together to make your life more enjoyable! Our trained Caregivers are here to provide assistance with daily activities (such as medication...

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Florence, South Carolina

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities provide oversight, recreational activities, and personal care to persons around 65 years of age or older. The types of service offered often involve assistance with ADLs. Inhabitants may be kept under supervision and assessment. Under certain circumstances, facilities may offer skilled nursing care, continuing care, or respite. South Carolina maintains specific rules related to this type of facility. The Board of Health and Environmental Control, Division of Health Licensing governs this type of facility. Public assistance is available through Medicaid State Plan.. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to ensure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as recreational and social activities that are suitable, desirable, and important to the resident’s well-being, requirements and arrangements for visits by or to physicians or other authorized health providers, assessing the extent of residents’ problems and needs, and assistance with ADLs for the resident. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. There is a maximum occupancy of 3 residents per room. Staff members obtain education in a variety of subjects. These include: occupational safety and health administration standards regarding blood-borne pathogens, management/care of persons with contagious and/or communicable disease, Care of persons specific to the physical/mental condition being cared for in the facility, and medication management including storage, administration, receiving orders, securing medications, interactions, and adverse reactions.. 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. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include three meals and snacks that meet dietary needs and special menus are provided for those with special dietary needs . This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include transportation, medication assistance, at least one structured recreation activity each day, and assistance with ADLs.

Demographics and Values

In Florence, 7.6% of the people are veterans. Florence has a population density of 655 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Florence is 2.0% mixed race, 0.1% other or not specified, 2.4% Asian, 49.6% white, 0.1% Native American, 45.5% black, 2.6% Hispanic, and 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In terms of education, 31.1% have a college degree, 27.9% have a high-school diploma, and 11.6% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 55.5% are female and 44.5% are male. The median age of Florence is 38 years old. In Florence, 7.5% are widowed, 17.4% live in poverty, 64.7% participate in the labor force, and 14.6% have some form of disability.

Cost of Living

The community in which a facility is located can have a huge impact on the price of care. The total cost of living can be a major influence in selecting which facility meets the needs of your family. Monthly, the median rent in Florence is $945 and the median home value for Florence is approximately $155,681. The rent burden for Florence is around 16.9% of the average person's monthly income.

State Information

An overview of South Carolina

Out of a national average of 100, South Carolina has a cost of living index rating of 98, a grocery index rating of 102, and a housing index rating of 85. The state of South Carolina has 71 hospitals and 189 health centers, providing care to a population of 5,147,823. The three highest ranked hospitals in South Carolina are Ghs Greer Memorial Hospital, Bon Secours-st Francis Xavier Hospital, and Roper Hospital. Residents of South Carolina enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 34th in the United States. Overall, South Carolina ranks 42nd in quality of life and 36th in healthcare compared to other US states.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 55% of South Carolina residents voted Republican and 41% voted Democrat. In South Carolina, 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 40. The state of South Carolina ranks 24th in the country for diversity. In terms of religious values, 47% of South Carolina's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 8,051 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-35%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-15%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In South Carolina there are 658 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average humidity across the state is 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 72%. During the winter, the average temperature in South Carolina drops to around 46°F. The average high winter temperature is around 66°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 26°F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 79°F. The average high summer temperature is around 95°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 59°F during the month of June. On average, South Carolina has an air quality index rating of around 35.3 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 42.6 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of South Carolina is around 4.10 inches. The most precipitation occurs in August with an average of 7.64 inches of precipitation a month. 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 Blue Wild Indigo, Butterfly Weed, Sweet Birch , and Shadblow Serviceberry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Wild Hog , the Manatee, or the Southern Fox Squirrel. The state animal of South Carolina is the White-tailed Deer.