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Senior housing types near Aiken, SC

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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    Your New Resident Fee is only $99 when you lease in July! Save over $1,900 with this limited-time offer. *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 to help those who are...

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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Emerald Gardens

    Emerald Gardens

    201 Overland Dr, Greenwood, SC 29646
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    Emerald Gardens Assisted Living and Memory Care is in the heart of Greenwood, SC and have been serving Seniors for over 25 years. We are two blocks from Self Regional Healthcare and many other medical specialist in our area. We offer a wide array of services, amenities and activities that keep...

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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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  • Atria Forest Lake

    Atria Forest Lake

    4405 Forest Dr, Columbia, SC 29206
    (24)
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    In a beautiful homestead with an expansive Southern-style front porch, you'll find Atria Forest Lake, 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, Atria Forest Lake...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Cascades Verdae

    Cascades Verdae

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

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  • The 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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  • Greenville Place

    Greenville Place

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

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  • Oakleaf Village of Greenville

    Oakleaf Village of Greenville

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

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  • The Gables on Pelham

    The Gables on Pelham

    1306 Pelham Rd, 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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  • 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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  • Hilltop of Greenville Memory Care

    Hilltop of Greenville Memory Care

    352 Pelham Rd, Greenville, SC 29615
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    The Pear At Eastside is a family owned business. The community took their first resident April 19, 2017. This is a 54 bed memory care community. As you enter through the front door you will encounter a large living room with cathedral ceilings and then walk through wide hallways with tons of...

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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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  • Summit Place of Beaufort

    Summit Place of Beaufort

    1119 Pick Pocket Plantation Drive, Beaufort, SC 29902
    (6)
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    Summit Place of Beaufort is an assisted living community located in beautiful, historic Beaufort, South Carolina. Situated on the banks of Battery Creek amongst majestic, moss-draped oaks, we provide assisted living, respite and Alzheimer's care. We are the only community in Beaufort that has a...

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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 Wescott Plantation

    Harmony at Wescott Plantation

    5130 Wescott Blvd, Summerville, SC 29485
    (10)
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    Situated in Summerville, SC, Harmony at Wescott Plantation has 186 units, with 93 Independent Living apartments, 57 Assisted Living apartments and 36 Memory Care apartments. Opened in June of 2017 the community is relatively new. The community provides warm, attractive apartments on a conveniently...

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  • The Retreat at Lady's Island

    The Retreat at Lady's Island

    9 Sunset Blvd, Beaufort, SC 29907
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    From the very first moment you arrive at our gorgeous Sea Island property on the banks of the Beaufort River, it’s clear that The Retreat at Lady's Island takes a unique approach to senior living in Beaufort, SC. Private and semi-private assisted living suites and studios offer sophisticated comfort...

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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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  • Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn

    Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn

    1705 Skylyn Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29307
    (85)
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    Welcome to Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn, an award-winning full-service luxury senior apartment community located in beautiful Spartanburg, SC. Our senior apartments and well-landscaped neighborhood offer luxurious care, peace of mind, and maximum comfort tailored to the needs of each resident. We...

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Aiken, South Carolina

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is an establishment that houses at least two individuals who have no familial ties to the administrator. This type of facility provides its inhabitants with care by on-site nurses. These nurses provide health related services for seniors who cannot properly care for their needs because of mental or physical conditions, including age.

This type of facility is a familiar and comfy living choice for persons 65 years or older, however nursing homes will routinely individuals 55 and above which is unusual for other senior care types.Often times persons may select to live in a nursing home due to a mental or physical disability that prevents them from easily accomplishing the activities of daily living. The most frequent mental issue effecting residents of nursing homes is dementia, which can cloud their and familiarity with their surroundings, memory recall, and decision making capabilities. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to be free from abuse and neglect, be free from discrimination, have your representative notified about your care, and form or participate in resident groups. Many residents of nursing homes are elderswith , which can include verbal antagonism, resisting help, or a propensity to wander. A large number of occupants are bachelors or widows who have smaller social support groups, and almost 50% of nursing home residents are older than 85 years old.

Cost of Living

Senior living community price is determined by the community where it is located. Per month, the median price of rent in Aiken is about $766 per month and the median value of a home in Aiken is around $174,650. The rent burden for Aiken is about 13.0% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Aiken, 15.9% live in poverty, 7.4% do not have health insurance, 8.7% are widows, and 52.6% participate in the labor force. Aiken has a population density of 568 people per square mile. The total population of Aiken consists of 30,721 people. Of the population of Aiken 44.3% have a college degree, 19.1% have a graduate degree, and 22.5% have a high-school diploma. In Aiken, 11.2% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Based on gender, 47.2% are male and 52.8% are female. The median age of Aiken is 47 years old. Demographically, Aiken is 2.2% Hispanic, 1.9% mixed race, 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.1% Asian, 0.3% other or not specified, 26.9% black, 0.0% Native American, and 68.5% white.

State Information

An overview of South Carolina

The natural beauty of South Carolina is ranked 34th in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average South Carolina citizen is ranked 42nd nation-wide. Additionally, South Carolina is ranked 36th by standards of healthcare. In total, South Carolina has 71 general hospitals and 189 health centers that provide care for 5,147,823 citizens. GHS Greer Memorial Hospital, Bon Secours-st Francis Xavier Hospital, and Roper Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. 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.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, South Carolina ranks 24th in the nation. In the most recent presidential election, 55% of South Carolina residents voted Republican and 41% voted Democrat. 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. In South Carolina, 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 40.

State-wide weather information

On average, the humidity rating for South Carolina is around 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. During the summer, the average temperature in South Carolina is around 79F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 59F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 46F. The average high winter temperature is around 66F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 26F during the month of January. 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), tornadoes, 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 butterfly weed, devil's walking stick, white snakeroot, and common leopard bane. 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.