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Photo of Forest Lake Manor
1010 Photos available
99 Floor plans available
9.7
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74 reviews
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People were really good to mama ..Clean with lots to do. Just didnt like paying for services not provided. Mama had a broken arm. So help would have been good.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
In a beautiful homestead with an expansive Southern-style front porch, you'll find Forest Lake Manor, a family-style senior community. Enjoy a quiet walk in the courtyard, relax with friends by the fountain, or visit with family in the dayroom. Located in the heart of Forest Acres, Forest Lake...
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Photo of Harmony at Columbia
99 Photos available
3232 Floor plans available
Pricing promotion expiring soon
9.1
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50 reviews
9.1
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50 reviews
5 star
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They always went above and beyond giving good care, very friendly, and always accessible to help. I would recommend Harmony at Columbia to others without a doubt.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Welcome to The Harmony Collection at ColumbiaIndependent Living | Assisted Living | Memory CareIn our continued effort to meet the demand of seniors in Columbia, South Carolina, we are offering Virtual Tours, an enhanced screening procedure for new residents, along with the security, support,...
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33 Floor plans available
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8.7
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33 reviews
8.7
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33 reviews
5 star
33%
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I chose the community due to close to my home and the staff was welcoming. The cost was reasonable for my Dads needs now and in the future along with the cleanness.
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
The Greatest AdventureTucked 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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8.6
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15 reviews
8.6
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Our only concern was that once we moved Mom into Memory Care we were on our own to figure out everything about The Blake. It would have been so comforting to have a person assigned to us or an orientation...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Resort Style Assisted Living and Memory CareStrategically 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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8.0
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9 reviews
8.0
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9 reviews
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After visiting several places in the Columbia area, I made the decision to place my dear friend at The Palmettos. That was in March 2020. Two and a half years later, I am still confident that I made the...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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7.3
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34 reviews
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A PLACE FOR MOM was extremely friendly and helpful. Could not have found a place for mom without their help. I would recommend to others. We picked this community because of the cost, and it was friendly.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Welcome to Mill Creek Manor Independent, Assisted Living, & Memory Care, located in beautiful Columbia, SCMill Creek Manor is conveniently located to dining, shopping, and surrounded by beautiful Sesquicentennial Park.Here at Mill Creek Manor we provide a senior living neighborhood with the...
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My Aunt has been at the Haven for around seven months. She came from another place where she had UTI's all the time. We are still paying bills from those. Here she has not had one. The place is set up...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
We are a 60 bed secured Alzheimer's and Dementia Care community. We promote independence and choice. We have 3 unique neighborhoods where residents are placed dependent on their personal level of cognitive function. This way their neighbors are understanding to each other because they are at the...
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This is a great community and you should come and visit. They have activities like art work, work out classes, walking, dinner parties, movies, bridge and more for the residents to do. I even entered a...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Personalized assisted living services are designed for individuals who are no longer safe or comfortable living alone or without medical supervision nearby. These residents may require various levels of assistance with activities of daily living (ADL) from medication management to assistance with...
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My mother in law is still adjusting to living at this community. The staff have been fabulous and have helped every step of the way. The entire staff watch out for her. She likes the food and they do offer...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Carolina Gardens at Kathwood is an assisted living and memory care community in Columbia, South Carolina. Located in the capital city of Columbia, our residents enjoy unparalleled access to fine shopping, dining and medical facilities. Columbia is a historic city with a thriving downtown area,...
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55 Photos available
1515 Floor plans available
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living, Nursing Homes
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Nursing Homes: Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.
Photo of Mary's Residential Care Facility #2
Provides: Memory Care, Residential Care Home
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Care Homes: Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.
Photo of The Palmettos of Parklane
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Photo of Highlands Senior Living Columbia
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Photo of Walters' Retirement Home
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Photo of Walters Residential Care
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

Cost of assisted living in Killian, SC

The average cost of senior living in Killian is $3,975 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Little Mountain, SC with an average of $3,564 per month.

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Killian, SC vs. nearby cities

Killian, SC
$3,975/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Killian, SC vs. the state and national average

Killian, SC
$3,975/mo
U.S. national average
$4,632/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Killian vs. other types of senior living

Assisted Living
$3,975/mo
$4,046/mo

Median monthly costs of Assisted Living in Killian, SC by room type

Semi-Private
$4,286/mo
Studio
$4,550/mo
1 Bedroom
$4,733/mo
2 Bedroom
$4,843/mo

Average cost of Assisted Living in Killian over time

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What families are saying about assisted living in Killian

Recent reviews for assisted living in Killian

Fairforest Grove Senior Living in Columbia, SC

5.0
I have been residing here at Fairforest Grove Senior Living for 6 months. The environment, quality of living and care are excellent. Meals are always done on time. The cleaning is like clock work daily; never missed. Medication is distributed every day in a timely manner. The Activity ...
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The Colonial at Old Camden

5.0
My experience when visiting The Colonial once a week is very positive. The residents are always happy, and the staff is always pleasant and supportive. I’ve stayed for lunch and the entire support staff, from cafeteria workers to housekeeping, are catering to the residents needs! This is a ...
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Brookdale Columbia

3.5
The staff is friendly and the housekeeping is good and responsive. The move in process was excellent. My mother is generally displeased with the food. It is bland, overcooked and cheap. They probably need to invigorate the process by having featured meals. For example, Friday fish day, chicken ...
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Killian review score based on 61 family reviews

8.6
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This proprietary review score is based on 61 reviews of 16 Killian assisted living communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The Killian review score informs your search by letting you see at a glance how assisted living residents and family members rate assisted living in your area. Compare review scores in multiple locations to understand how overall satisfaction rates differ from city to city. Based on recent reviews, the maximum possible score is 10.Methodology: How we calculate our city review scores

Killian review score compared against nearby cities

8.6
Killian, SC16 facilities
8.6
Blythewood, SC9 facilities
8.6
Arcadia Lakes, SC27 facilities

Review subcategories for Killian assisted living

When assisted living residents and family members submit a review on our site, they rate each community on categories such as cleanliness, activities, meals, and more. The chart below is based on 61 reviews of 16 Killian assisted living communities. This chart helps you compare Killian resident and family assisted living satisfaction rates against national averages. Use it to assess your needs and develop criteria for your own search. If you know that one of these categories is important to you or your loved one, our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities to match your needs.
Killian, SC averageNational average
Cleanliness
4.4
4.5
Friendliness
4.6
4.6
Care services
3.7
4.2
Staff
4.3
4.5
Meals & dining
3.4
4.1
Activities
3.6
4.0
Value for cost*
3.7
4.1
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Killian assisted living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Killian assisted living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Killian, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select care services in Killian assisted living

Assisted living communities offer a variety of care services and visiting health care providers to meet seniors’ health needs. The chart below shows the percentage of assisted living partners in Killian that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
Killian, SCNational
Full medication management
Full medication management
56.3%
51.5%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
43.8%
32.9%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
100%
98.9%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
100%
99.3%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
62.5%
56.1%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
6.3%
29.5%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
100%
99.1%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
50%
47.5%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
37.5%
52.9%
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*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Killian assisted living

Our community partners provide many services to keep residents with dementia or other memory concerns safe and engaged. Below, take a look at what percentage of Killian Assisted Living partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Killian, SCNational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
62.5%
50.4%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
37.5%
31.5%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
62.5%
40.5%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
25%
13.3%
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Availability of select dietary accommodations in Killian assisted living

Assisted living communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Killian partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Killian, SCNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
31.3%
26.2%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
31.3%
39%
No sugar
No sugar
31.3%
36%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
25%
34.3%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
25%
12.2%
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Availability of select dining options in Killian assisted living

Our assisted living communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Killian communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Killian, SCNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
37.5%
30.2%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
43.8%
41%
Room service
Room service
37.5%
34.8%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
25%
17.2%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Killian assisted living

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered assisted living communities in Killian offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Killian, SCNational
Activity director
Activity director
43.8%
44.9%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
18.8%
30.1%
Community service programs
Community service programs
31.3%
29.2%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
50%
48.9%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
43.8%
47.9%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
56.3%
51.6%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
31.3%
40%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
43.8%
33.2%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
37.5%
36.4%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
43.8%
45.4%
Live performances
Live performances
43.8%
45.7%
Dances
Dances
31.3%
28.5%
Fitness center
Fitness center
12.5%
23.6%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
43.8%
44.6%
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State regulations for assisted living in Killian

Safety is a primary concern when seniors and their families look for assisted living. Each state has its own laws and inspection processes to ensure seniors reside in a safe environment. Learning about South Carolina assisted living regulations will help you understand how assisted living communities in Killian protect seniors.

Learn about South Carolina Assisted Living regulations

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There are 16 assisted living facilities near Killian, South Carolina. See the full list.

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