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  • The Palmettos of Charleston

    The Palmettos of Charleston

    1900 Ashley Crossing Dr, Charleston, SC 29414
    (8)
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    The Palmettos of Charleston is owned and operated by NHC (National HealthCare Corporation). Since 1972, NHC has been committed to excellence by providing quality care that exceeds the standards of other assisted living communities. The Palmettos offers its residents an unrivaled amount of...

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  • Ashley River Plantation

    Ashley River Plantation

    2333 Ashley River Road, Charleston, SC 29414
    (14)
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    Choice of companion or private studio, one-and two- bedroom accommodations Weekly housekeeping and laundry All utilities except for telephone Delicious, well balanced meals, three times per day Snacks available around the clock Care staff on duty 24 hours per day Emergency Call System Assistance...

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  • Brookdale West Ashley

    Brookdale West Ashley

    2030 Charlie Hall Boulevard, Charleston, SC 29414
    (40)
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    Brookdale Charleston is an assisted living and memory care community in the historical and thriving city of Charleston, South Carolina. Charleston is an elegant city with warm and welcoming people that exude Southern charm and hospitality, offering its residents a unique combination of historical...

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  • Harmony at West Ashley (NOW OPEN)

    Harmony at West Ashley (NOW OPEN)

    1925 Essex Farms Dr, Charleston, SC 29414
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  • Ashley Gardens

    2290 Henry Tecklenburg Dr, Charleston, SC 29414
    (4)
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  • Benton House of West Ashley

    1445 Bluewater Way, Charleston, SC 29414
    (2)
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  • Wellmore of Daniel Island

    580 Robert Daniel Dr, Charleston, SC 29492
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  • Merrill Gardens at Carolina Park

    Merrill Gardens at Carolina Park

    3501 Merrill Place, Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
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    You’re going to love it here. Located in the 1,700 acre Carolina Park master planned community with shopping, dining and outdoor activities, Merrill Gardens is in the heart of it all. This new community is modern yet intimate with spacious apartments as well as cottages. Relax and enjoy the Carolina...

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  • Riverside Health & Rehab

    Riverside Health & Rehab

    2375 Baker Hospital Blvd, North Charleston, SC 29405
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    Patient-centered care is at the heart of what we do at Riverside Health and Rehab. We work together and listen to your needs to meet the common goal of improving your functioning so that you can return to a full, productive life. Riverside is centrally located in Charleston, South Carolina with...

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  • Sweetgrass Court

    Sweetgrass Court

    1010 Anna Knapp Boulevard, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
    (5)
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    Welcome Home to Sweetgrass Court! We are dedicated to providing activity focused care in a supportive environment by well trained associates. We strive to focus on what our residents can achieve as opposed to what they can no longer achieve on their own. We offer assistance with all activities of...

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  • The Palms of Mount Pleasant

    The Palms of Mount Pleasant

    937 Bowman Road, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
    (15)
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    The Palms of Mount Pleasant The Palms of Mount Pleasant is an assisted living community located in the heart of Mt. Pleasant, Charleston County, South Carolina. Our community is just minutes away from dozens of notable locations, including numerous public parks and beaches, local festivals, East...

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  • Mount Pleasant Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center NOW  OPEN

    Mount Pleasant Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center NOW OPEN

    1025 Hungryneck Blvd, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
    (2)
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    At Mount Pleasant Gardens Alzheimer’s Special Care Center, you will find our distinctive "Meaningful Moments®" brand of memory care, where we take memories and routines from your loved ones life prior to Alzheimer's and weave them into customized daily routines allowing us to create a supportive and...

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  • Atria Mount Pleasant (Opening Winter 2020)

    Atria Mount Pleasant (Opening Winter 2020)

    601 Solana Way, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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    Now pre-leasing, Atria Mount Pleasant will be a vibrant community for active older adults in Charleston County. Thoughtfully designed to help residents keep living the Lowcountry life they love, the community will feature beautiful apartments and villas with flexible leases and no buy-in fee....

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  • Somerby of Mount Pleasant

    Somerby of Mount Pleasant

    3100 Tradition Circle, Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (18)
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        Somerby of Mount Pleasant draws upon the charming, stately traditions of the South - applying classic style and gracious hospitality, sure to make you feel right at home.     At Somerby, we're here to help you enjoy the lifestyle you've been waiting for. ...

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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, The Crossings at Wescott Plantation has 186 units, with 93 Independent Living apartments, 57 Assisted Living apartments and 36 Memory Care apartments. Opening in June of 2017 the community is relatively new. The community provides warm, attractive apartments on a...

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  • The Blake at Carnes Crossroads

    The Blake at Carnes Crossroads

    4015 2nd Avenue, Summerville, SC 29486
    (7)
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Bloom at Hilton Head

    Bloom at Hilton Head

    35 Beach City Road, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
    (5)
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    Bloom at Hilton Head is a vibrant assisted living and memory care establishment located on an intimate 3-acre setting in the heart of Hilton Head Island just minutes from shopping and dining, golf courses, beaches and medical centers. Its uniquely elegant architecture, luxurious interior design,...

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  • Harbor Cove Memory Care

    Harbor Cove Memory Care

    48 Main Street, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
    (3)
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    Welcome to Harbor Court Memory Care - our upscale community in the popular retirement destination of Hilton Head, S.C., which offers Alzheimer’s and dementia care. We have the experience to understand the complexity of dementia at every stage. Your loved one will flourish with our exceptional...

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  • Arbor Landing at Pawley's

    Arbor Landing at Pawley's

    7419 Ocean Hwy, Pawley's Island, SC 29585
    (9)
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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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  • Bloom at Belfair

    Bloom at Belfair

    60 Oak Forest Road, Bluffton, SC 29910
    (88)
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    Bloom at Belfair is a family-owned and operated independent living, independent living plus and memory care establishment. Since 1965, our goal has been simple yet aspirational: to help our residents flourish. Entering a Bloom community does not mean checking your lifestyle or personality at the...

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  • Bloom at Bluffton

    Bloom at Bluffton

    800 Fording Island Road, Bluffton, SC 29910
    (18)
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    Bloom at Bluffton is a vibrant assisted living and memory care establishment located on an intimate 10-acre setting in the heart of Bluffton just minutes from shopping and dining, golf courses, beaches and medical centers. Its uniquely elegant architecture, luxurious interior design,...

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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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  • Hope Arbor of Murrells Inlet

    12287 Hwy 707, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
    (14)
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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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  • Summer Breeze Senior Living

    Summer Breeze Senior Living

    351 Wilmington Island Rd, Savannah, GA 31410
    (14)
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    Summer Breeze Senior Living Summer Breeze is a senior living community located in the coastal town of Savannah, GA. Our community is situated on the breathtaking Wilmington Island, in between the picturesque neighborhoods of Tybee Island and Thunderbolt. The aesthetic coastal landscape of our...

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  • Carolina Gardens at Conway

    Carolina Gardens at Conway

    2310 Highway 378, Conway, SC 29527
    (10)
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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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  • Myrtle Beach Estates

    Myrtle Beach Estates

    3620 Happy Woods Court, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
    (49)
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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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  • Habersham House

    Habersham House

    5200 Habersham Street, Savannah, GA 31405
    (20)
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    For older adults seeking companionship, security, or requiring customized assisted living care, Habersham House Senior Residence provides the perfect place to enjoy life. We are conveniently located in the center of Savannah, and in the heart of Savannah's downtown Historic District. Our tastefully...

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  • Morningside of Savannah

    Morningside of Savannah

    7410 Skidaway Road, Savannah, GA 31406
    (11)
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    Marsh View Senior Living Community has 75 Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care apartments, and is located next to the Isle of Hope in Savannah, Georgia. You will find us nestled among beautiful old oak trees and salt marshes. Step inside our doors, and you will discover charming retirement living,...

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  • Thrive on Skidaway (Opening Spring 2020)

    Thrive on Skidaway (Opening Spring 2020)

    5 Lake Street, Savannah, GA 31411
    (7)
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    Thrive on Skidaway is a dynamic elder living community coming to Savannah, GA in early 2020. We believe that if a community's focus is strictly on great care, they don't care enough. At Thrive on Skidaway great care is just a by-product of bigger and better things.Thrive team members come to work...

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  • Reflections at Carolina Forest

    Reflections at Carolina Forest

    219 Middleburg Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
    (6)
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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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  • Sunabella at Savannah

    Sunabella at Savannah

    11310 White Bluff Rd, Savannah, GA 31419
    (9)
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    Sunabella at Savannah is a memory and Alzheimer's care residence nestled on a beautiful setting. This senior housing community is the ideal size offering an intimate atmosphere, a warm and soothing feel throughout, and is full of appropriate stimulating activity. The residence provides affordable...

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  • Oaks at Pooler

    Oaks at Pooler

    125 Southern Junction Blvd, Pooler, GA 31322
    (5)
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    Oaks at Pooler is located at 125 Southern Junction Blvd., just off of I-95. This convenient location will offer service for residents throughout Pooler and West Chatham County as well as many local communities including Bloomingdale, Rincon, Savannah, Garden City, Port Wentworth, and Georgetown. The...

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  • Savannah Commons

    Savannah Commons

    1 Peachtree Drive, Savannah, GA 31419
    (27)
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    Savannah Commons is a senior living community that feels like home. You will experience the joys of maintenance-free living in a warm, welcoming environment. Dine restaurant-style in our elegant dining room. Mingle over cocktails at happy hour. Go for excursions into the city. Take proactive care...

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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
    (16)
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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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  • Florence Place

    Florence Place

    1938 Mountain Laurel Ct, Florence, SC 29505
    (16)
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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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  • Pee Dee Gardens

    Pee Dee Gardens

    3117 W Palmetto St, Florence, SC 29505
    (4)
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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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  • Elmcroft of Florence

    Elmcroft of Florence

    3006 Hoffmeyer, Florence, SC 29501
    (19)
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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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  • Methodist Oaks

    1000 Methodist Oaks Dr, Orangeburg, SC 29115
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    Situated on 700 beautiful acres of land on the Edisto River, The Oaks offers a selection of homes, duplexes and apartments specifically designed to suit a variety of individual needs. With a variety of distinctive neighborhood options to choose from, your new home will be sure to reflect your...

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  • Home Style Living Personal Care

    314 Godsells Street, Savannah, GA 31405
    (1)
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    When people are searching around for a nice home to place their parents in, they may find that the Home Style Living Personal Care facility will serve their needs well. They will feel confident when they place the care of their elderly loved ones in their hands. The staff is very caring and...

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  • Anderson Oaks Assisted Living

    997 Highway 90, Conway, SC 29526
    (14)
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    Anderson Oaks Assisted Living is located in the lovely and scenic city of Conway, South Carolina. Conway is a city situated right on the South Carolina coastal plains and is right on the banks of Waccama River. This picturesque riverside community boasts numerous recreational activities including...

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  • Canterfield of Bluffton

    Canterfield of Bluffton

    567 N Okatie Hwy, Ridgeland, SC 29936
    (2)
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  • St. Gabriel of Murrells Inlet

    St. Gabriel of Murrells Inlet

    699 Prince Creek Pkwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
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  • Harmony at Savannah (Opening Early 2020)

    Harmony at Savannah (Opening Early 2020)

    9136 Old Montgomery Rd, Savannah, GA 31406
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  • Serenity Hills Memory Care

    12488 Old #6 hwy, Eutawville, SC 29048
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  • Palmettos Of Bluffton

    3035 Okatie Highway, Bluffton, SC 29909
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  • Legacy Savannah Quarters

    101 Shepherd Way, Pooler, GA 31322
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Charleston, South Carolina

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is an establishment that offers residence to at least two persons who have no personal ties to the administrator. A nursing home facility offers its inhabitants around-the-clock care by registered nurses. These caregivers provide maintenance, personal care and other health related services for seniors who are unable to adequately take care of themselves due to their aging.

This type of facility is a familiar and comfy care option for individuals 65 years or older, however nursing homes will individuals 55 and greater seldomheard of in senior care regarding different care types.The most common mental condition effecting residents of nursing homes is dementia, which can hinder their memory function, decision making capabilities, and and familiarity. A large number of occupants are single women who have circles of support, and almost fifty percent of nursing home residents are older than the age of 85. Nursing homes are required to provide emergency dental services, room and bed maintenance services, medically-related social services, and a professionally directed program of activities to residents. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to to manage your money, form or participate in resident groups, be free from abuse and neglect, and have your representative notified about your care. A large number of nursing home inhabitants are persons who have incontinence issues, experience difficulty with hearing and sight, require assistance with daily tasks such as walking, or have mental or physical disabilities.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to medical facilities might be a major factor when selecting the best retirement home. The top hospitals that service Charleston include Bon Secours-st Francis Xavier Hospital, Roper Hospital, and Musc Medical Center. In total, there are 5 hospitals located in Charleston which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Cost of Living

The cost of care for a community is affected by the destination in which it is located. The rent burden for Charleston is about 19.1% of the average person's monthly income. The median home value in Charleston is about $285,444 and the median rent is $1,464 per month a month. Charleston has a cost of living index of around 121.5 and a cost-of-groceries index of around 91.9. These index scores are based on a spectrum where 100 is the average score and any score over 100 is more costly than the average.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many seniors, climate and weather are the most significant factors in determining a care community. The average humidity rating for Charleston is around 79%. Humidity ratings reach their peak in August at roughly 82%. Monthly, Charleston gets about 5 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically occurs in August with an average of 8 inches during the month. In terms of snow fall Charleston experiences an average of 0.40 inches of snow in a year. In the summertime, the air temperature in Charleston is about 82°F. The summer high temperature is at approximately 92°F during July. The low summer temperature drops to around 70°F in June. In the winter months, the temperature drops to about 53°F. The peak winter temperature gets to roughly 67°F during the month of December. The low winter temperature will rise to about 38 °F in the month of January. Charleston has a humid subtropical type of climate. On average, the air quality index rating in Charleston is approximately 37.2. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. The air quality index score reaches its peak rating in the month of December at about 45.8.

Demographics and Values

In Charleston, 8.2% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Charleston is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. In Charleston, 9.6% have some form of disability, 67.8% participate in the labor force, 5.0% are widows, and 14.6% live in poverty. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Charleston 9.0% are Baptists, 6.6% are Methodists, and 4.6% practice another Chrisitan faith. In Charleston, 68.0% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Charleston, out of the total population 0.0% practice Judaism, 0.6% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.2% practice Islam. Based on gender, 47.9% are male and 52.1% are female. The median age of Charleston is 34 years old. In Charleston, 25.1% of the population are over the age of 55, 11.2% are over the age of 60, 5.2% are over the age of 70, and 3.4% are over the age of 80. In terms of crime, Charleston has 24.8 property crimes per 1000 residents and 3.0 violent crimes per 1000 residents. Racially, the population of Charleston is 21.9% black, 0.3% other or not specified, 1.6% mixed race, 1.6% Asian, 2.9% Hispanic, 74.4% white, 0.1% Native American, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In terms of education, 19.2% have a graduate degree, 17.8% have a high-school diploma, and 51.5% have a college degree. The current population of Charleston is growing at a rate of 0.003%. Charleston has a population density of 470 people per square mile. In the previous presidential election, 42.8% voted Republican, 6.6% voted for a third party candidate, and 50.6% voted Democrat in Charleston county.

State Information

An overview of South Carolina

In total, South Carolina has 71 general hospitals and 189 health centers that provide care for 5,147,823 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Ghs Greer Memorial Hospital, Bon Secours-st Francis Xavier Hospital, and Roper Hospital. In terms of personal well-being, South Carolina ranks 36th in healthcare and 42nd in quality of life compared to other states. In terms of resources, South Carolina has a cost of living index of 98.3, a grocery index rating of 101.9, and a housing index rating of 85.1. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The natural beauty of South Carolina is ranked 34th in the nation.

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 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. On average, the humidity rating for South Carolina is around 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 72%. The most precipitation occurs in August with an average of 7.64 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 4.10 inches of precipitation a month. During the summer, the average temperature in South Carolina 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 59°F during the month of June. 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. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 26°F in the month of January. While residents of South Carolina mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in South Carolina can include hurricanes, earthquakes (moderate), tornados, and and floods.

Wildlife to be found in South Carolina

The state of South Carolina has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of shadblow serviceberry, white snakeroot, butterfly weed, and common leopard bane. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the wild hog, the southern fox squirrel, or the manatee. The state animal of South Carolina is the white-tailed deer.