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Senior housing types near Augusta, GA

  • Augusta Gardens

    Augusta Gardens

    3725 Wheeler Road, Augusta, GA 30909
    (15)
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    What A Great Way to Live! Assisted Living the way it used to be...One inclusive fee to simplify your life!   Augusta Gardens simple monthly fee includes 24-hour watchful oversight and care 365 days a year. Resident Assistants check our clients every two hours to insure their safety, know there...

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  • Benton House of Augusta

    1164 Interstate Parkway, Augusta, GA 30909
    (5)
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    Benton House of Augusta is a senior living community in the historic Southern city of Augusta, GA. Our serene, well-appointed community is located on a large, landscaped property overlooking lush green woods in a quiet residential neighborhood. Augusta offers the ideal mix of historical buildings...

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  • Thrive at Augusta

    Thrive at Augusta

    309 Furys Ferry Road, Martinez, GA 30907
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    Thrive At Augusta is a spectacular brand new community, opening the summer of 2019 in Martinez, GA, offering 85 luxury suites. ThriveSL is committed to enriching lives by establishing awe and admiration for all elders. We are NIDE (National Institute of Dementia Care) certified in over 20...

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  • Elmcroft of Martinez

    Elmcroft of Martinez

    515 The Pass, Martinez, GA 30907
    (16)
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    All new move-ins in June will enjoy the remainder of the month rent-free, as well as enjoy a reduced New Resident Fee of $500.*See our Sales Director for details. We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can...

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  • Brandon Wilde

    Brandon Wilde

    4275 Owens Rd., Evans, GA 30809
    (1)
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    Brandon Wilde Features: A) No community entrance fee - possible savings of $2500 B) All-inclusive monthly rate/all care plans included/perfect for budgeting C) Only area community that has skilled nursing, advanced memory care, and rehabilitation care. Having every care option level in one community...

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  • Camellia Walk

    Camellia Walk

    3949 Evans to Locks Road, Evans, GA 30809
    (4)
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    Camellia Walk Assisted Living and Memory Care is a 5 year old community with a down to earth home feel. We have over 30 combined years of senior care. We are a Cedarhurst Living Community. Camellia Walk is conveniently located in Evans Ga near Jones Creek subdivision. We have a great staff and...

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  • HarborChase of Aiken

    HarborChase of Aiken

    1385 Silver Bluff Rd, Aiken, SC 29803
    (13)
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    HarborChase is home to the best: those who live here, and those who care for them. Simple kindness abounds, as does respect, and the celebration of each individual life with the dignity it has earned. At HarborChase, we know that residents who can no longer live independently still want to feel...

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  • Madison Heights

    Madison Heights

    2822 Knob Hill Farm Road, Evans, GA 30809
    (19)
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    Madison Heights is the only dedicated memory care community in the area. Because we serve only memory loss residents, we offer a refreshing and intimate environment tailored to members of our community. Every 67 seconds, someone in the United States develops Alzheimer's disease and with that...

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  • Westminster Memory Care

    Westminster Memory Care

    2288 South Centennial Ave, Aiken, SC 29803
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    Westminster Memory Care is exclusively built to benefit those living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia's. Our groundbreaking new community addresses the unique needs of residents living with memory care loss while providing them with helpful support, loving and personalized care that...

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  • The Ostolaza Residence - Personal Care Home

    The Ostolaza Residence - Personal Care Home

    1065 Cumberland Place, Evans, GA 30809
    (3)
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    THE OSTOLAZA RESIDENCE; we are a PERSONAL CARE HOME with six (6) beds availability in Evans, Ga. (Columbia County). Striving for perfection to enrich our clients’ lives, we respect and treat all those we serve with compassion and kindness, delivering high quality care to your love one. Our nearby...

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  • Emerald Gardens

    Emerald Gardens

    201 Overland Dr, Greenwood, SC 29646
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    For older adults desiring companionship, needing assisted living care, or requiring more customized care due to memory-related impairments, Emerald Gardens of Greenwood provides more than just a place to live - it is a place to live well. Emerald Gardens' beautiful five acre wooded campus provides a...

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  • Carolina Gardens at Lexington

    Carolina Gardens at Lexington

    5422 Augusta Road, Lexington, SC 29072
    (18)
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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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  • Oakleaf Village of Lexington

    Oakleaf Village of Lexington

    800 North Lake Drive, Lexington, SC 29072
    (13)
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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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  • Carolina Gardens at West Columbia

    Carolina Gardens at West Columbia

    2705 Leaphart Road, West Columbia, SC 29169
    (27)
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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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  • Colonial Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Colonial Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    3565 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29169
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    Colonial Gardens is an assisted living community that is located in the quiet town of West Columbia, Lexington County, South Carolina. Colonial Gardens is a place of residence specializing in memory care support and Alzheimer's treatment. At the Colonial Gardens, residents who suffer from...

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  • HarborChase of Columbia

    HarborChase of Columbia

    120 Fairforest Rd, Columbia, SC 29212
    (26)
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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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  • Longwood Plantation

    Longwood Plantation

    1687 Longwood Dr, Orangeburg, SC 29118
    (5)
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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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  • Merrill Gardens at Columbia (Opening Summer 2020)

    Merrill Gardens at Columbia (Opening Summer 2020)

    2205 Gregg St, Columbia, SC 29201
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    Merrill Gardens at Columbia is a new senior living community offering independent living and memory care. We are located next to Segra Park, home of the Columbia Fireflies, one mile from the State House and downtown. We offer luxury senior living in the heart of revitalized BullStreet District. This...

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  • The Glen at Lake Oconee

    The Glen at Lake Oconee

    1070 Old Salem Rd, Greensboro, GA 30642
    (4)
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    For retirement-aged individuals in prestigious Reynolds Lake Oconee who wish to preserve the affluent lifestyle they have come to love, The Glen offers vibrant resort-style senior living set apart by signature service, sophistication, and unparalleled excellence in independent living, assisted...

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  • Savannah Court of Lake Oconee

    Savannah Court of Lake Oconee

    1061 Willow Run Road, Greensboro, GA 30642
    (9)
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    Savannah Court of Lake Oconee offers gracious hospitality in a comfortable and elegant atmosphere. You'll fall in love with our beautiful courtyards and spacious porches—true 'meeting places' for residents. At Savannah Court, the accent is on familiarity. Quaint and relaxed common areas...

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  • Harmony at Columbia

    Harmony at Columbia

    2300 Clemson Rd, Columbia, SC 29229
    (9)
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    The Harmony at Columbia located in Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina expanded in July 2018, becoming a continuum of care community offering Independent options to our community, complimenting our Assisted Living for seniors looking to help them with their daily needs. Columbia has much to...

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  • The Haven in the Summit

    The Haven in the Summit

    3 Summit Terrace, Columbia, SC 29229
    (18)
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    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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  • Helping Hands of Milledgeville

    Helping Hands of Milledgeville

    525 Georgia Highway 24 E, Milledgeville, GA 31061
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    Welcome to Helping Hands of Milledgevile, a licensed and insured personal care facility located in Milledgeville, Georgia. Residence enjoy country elegance in a home-like atmosphere. Features include a front porch, rocking chairs, a beautiful handicap accessible deck and a large outdoor area with...

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  • Savannah Court of Milledgeville

    Savannah Court of Milledgeville

    61 Marshall Road, Milledgeville, GA 31061
    (11)
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    Savannah Court of Milledgeville offers assisted living services in a comfortable and elegant atmosphere in central Georgia. You'll fall in love with our beautiful courtyards and spacious porches — true 'meeting places' for residents. Milledgeville is situated along the Oconee River just before...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Avery Place

    Avery Place

    124 Avery Street, Winterville, GA 30683
    (28)
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    Avery Place assisted living is located in the small town of Winterville Georgia where we offer country living and hospitality at its best. We are close to Athens Georgia and we often take our residents on outings there to enjoy concerts, museums and festivals such as the car show and the very...

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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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  • The Blake at Woodcreek Farms

    The Blake at Woodcreek Farms

    385 Spears Creek Church Rd, Elgin, SC 29045
    (3)
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Addington Place of Dublin

    Addington Place of Dublin

    212 Fairview Park Drive, Dublin, GA 31021
    (5)
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    Welcome to Addington Place of Dublin! 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. Addington Place of Dublin enjoys a...

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  • St. Gabriel Athens

    St. Gabriel Athens

    2040 Resurgence Dr, Watkinsville, GA 30677
    (11)
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    To most people it means seniors occupying their time in a nice building and cared for by professionals. Now imagine seniors living CONNECTED, ACTIVE, and PURPOSEFUL lives. Imagine them using tablets and social media to connect with family and friends, or enjoying a variety of experiences led by our...

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  • Dublin Place

    Dublin Place

    504 Firetower Rd, Dublin, GA 31021
    (6)
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    Dublin Place is an assisted living and memory care community located in Dublin, Georgia. Also known as the 'Emerald City', Dublin's southern charm and dedication to being a 'green' city has lead to a thriving and vibrant community that makes it a great place for people of all ages to retire. Our...

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  • Memory Care of Simpsonville

    Memory Care of Simpsonville

    645 Scuffletown Road, Simpsonville, SC 29681
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    Memory Care of Simpsonville specializes in providing exceptional care in a secure, comfortable, and resort-like environment for those living with Alzheimer's Disease, dementia, and other forms of memory care needs. We are conveniently located on Scuffletown Road, where the old dance barn was...

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  • Arbor Terrace of Athens

    Arbor Terrace of Athens

    170 Marilyn Farmer Way, Athens, GA 30606
    (15)
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    Arbor Terrace of Athens is the premier assisted living community in the greater Athens, Georgia, area, providing the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living, including innovative memory care designed specifically to support residents affected by Alzheimer's disease and other dementias....

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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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  • 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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  • The Landing of Bogart NOW OPEN

    The Landing of Bogart NOW OPEN

    2881 Monroe Hwy Building 300, Bogart, GA 30622
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    Introducing a brand new community to the Oconee County/Athens Georgia area. Locally owned and operated, The Landing Senior Living is a 48 room community. We proudly offer 16 memory care studios and 32 assisted living suites. The Landing Senior Living also offers resort style amenities to include:...

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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 Haven in The Village at Chanticleer

    The Haven in The Village at Chanticleer

    355 Berkmans Lane, Greenville, SC 29605
    (17)
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    The Haven offers all the amenities and services of assisted living, but includes specially trained staff who are focused on the needs of residents with memory impairment. Three neighborhoods are designed to accommodate the different stages of Alzheimer's and related dementia. We consider it a...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Hollander Senior Living

    Hollander Senior Living

    171 Highway 78 NW, Monroe, GA 30655
    (27)
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    Hollander Senior Living is designed to provide a bright and warm enviornment where residents live a relaxed lifestyle, make lifelong friends, choose to pursue hobbies, join outings, attend group exercises, music/art events, church services and more. At Hollander Senior Living we offer 24 hour...

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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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  • 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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Augusta, Georgia

Nursing Homes

A nursing home provides room and board to two or more individuals who have no personal ties to the administrator. A nursing home community offers its residents 24-hour care administered by registered nurses. These nurses offer healthcare services for people who are unable to adequately care for their needs.

This type of community is a familiar and comfy living alternative for individuals 65 years and above, however nursing homes will routinely accept individuals 55 and older which is unusual for other senior care types.Some services come at an extra cost which can include specially prepared food, personal comfort items, and flowers and plants. Many occupants of nursing homes are with behavioral problems, which can consist of verbal fits, resisting support, or a propensity to wander. Types of care services and amenitiesoffered at nursing homes might include 24-hour emergency care, bill pay, friendly visitor programs, and home care (like cooking, cleaning, or help with other daily activities). Nursing homes are required to provide medically-related social services, dietary services, emergency dental services, and room and bed maintenance services to residents. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to to manage your money, participate in activities, get proper privacy, property, and living arrangements, and get proper medical care.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood in which a senior care community is located can have a significant impact on the price of care. Cost of living is a motivating factor in determining which destination meets the needs of you or your loved one's needs. Per month, the median rent in Augusta is about $821 per month and the median home value in Augusta is $100,579. The rent burden for Augusta is around 18.5% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Augusta, 14.5% do not have health insurance, 16.7% have some form of disability, 24.4% live in poverty, and 7.1% are widowed. Demographically, Augusta is 56.7% black, 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.2% Native American, 4.8% Hispanic, 37.5% white, 1.1% other or not specified, 2.5% mixed race, and 1.8% Asian. Out of the total city population, 51.7% are female and 48.3% are male. The median age of Augusta is 34 years old. Augusta has a population density of 251 people per square mile. Of the population of Augusta 21.3% have a college degree, 30.7% have a high-school diploma, and 8.2% have a graduate degree. In Augusta, 13.0% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces.

State Information

An overview of Georgia

Overall, Georgia ranks 17th out of all states in quality of life and 39th in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, Georgia ranks 20th in the nation. The state of Georgia has a cost of living index of 91.2 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 96.9 and a housing index rating of 73.8. In total, Georgia has 151 general hospitals and 251 health centers that provide care for 10,626,983 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in Georgia are Adventhealth Gordon, Wellstar Paulding Hospital, and And Piedmont Columbus Regional Northside.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Georgia ranks 13th in the country for diversity. In the last presidential election 46% of Georgia residents voted Democrat and 51% voted Republican. The median age in the state is 37, and 26% of the population is over the age of 55. Forty-two percent of Georgia residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 12,292 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-38%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-17%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Georgia there are 622 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Georgia is 37.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of March with a rating of 43.9 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 75%. On average, the state receives 4.17 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of August at around 8.46 inches. During the summer, the average temperature in Georgia is 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 57°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Georgia drops to around 47°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 70°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 24°F during the month of January. While residents of Georgia mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Georgia can include hurricanes, floods, tornados, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Georgia

The state of Georgia has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of maples, scaly-bark, white hickories, and yellow jasmine. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the mockingbird, the cottonmouth snakes, the brown thrasher, or the eastern diamondback. The state animal of Georgia is the north atlantic right whale.