11 Assisted Living Facilities near Anderson, SC

6 Assisted Living Facilities in Anderson, SC

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Summit Place of Anderson

Provides: Assisted Living
107 Perpetual Square Drive, Anderson, SC 29621
"Summit Place was really nice, big, and roomy. The staff was very nice and knowledgeable. I looked at the memory care area." More

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North Pointe

Provides: Assisted Living
701 Simpson Rd, Anderson, SC 29621
"My wife moved into North Pointe, and I think it's very good. It doesn't look as fancy as the other ones, and it is the only one I could afford. The staff is very good. The room has two people..." More

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Brookdale Anderson

Provides: Assisted Living
311 Simpson Rd, Anderson, SC 29621
"I put a deposit down at Brookdale Anderson. The chef came over to me and told me who he was and how much experience he had, which I was very impressed with. He was giving meals to residents who..." More

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Morningside of Anderson

Provides: Assisted Living
1304 McLees Road, Anderson, SC 29621
"Morningside of Anderson was very nice, and we're impressed with the people we talked to. The person who assisted us during our visit was great, helpful, and answered all our questions. The dining..." More

Garden House of Anderson

Provides: Assisted Living
201 Edgebrook Drive, Anderson, SC 32796
"My mother moved in at Garden House a couple of months ago. I am really comfortable with the staff. I like the size of it because it is not an extremely large facility. They have a small memory care..." More

Marchbanks Assisted Living & Memory Care

Provides: Assisted Living
2203 Marchbanks Ave, Anderson, SC 29621
"My dad is in the memory care unit of Marchbanks. The facility is fine. It has a wonderful, knowledgeable, caring, concerned, and friendly staff. They have activities, like bingo, playing the piano,..." More

5 Assisted Living Facilities near Anderson, SC

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Brookdale Easley

Provides: Assisted Living
706 Pelzer Highway, Easley, SC 29642
"At first, my mom didn't like Brookdale Easley. She has only been there for four weeks, but now she loves it. She loves the personnel there. The first two weeks were really shaky, and she wanted to..." More

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Brookdale Central

Provides: Assisted Living
131 Vickery Drive, Central, SC 29630
"We chose Brookdale for my mother, and everything is good so far. They serve three meals, and she has her own good-sized room. They have attendants on duty 24 hours a day. They have nurses that come..." More

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Brookdale Hartwell

Provides: Assisted Living
45 Walnut Street, Hartwell, GA 30643
"I really liked Brookdale Hartwell. The staff was wonderful. The rooms were fine, just a little smaller than what I would've liked. Everything was nice and clean. It's a cheerful place. They have..." More

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Brookdale Easley

Provides: Assisted Living
125 Zion School Road, Easley, SC 29642
"I found Brookdale for mom. It seems fine; she's been there about two weeks. They take care of her meds, have transportation to appointments, and serve three meals a day. She's not happy with the..." More

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The Renaissance

Provides: Assisted Living
5 Frank Pressly Drive, Due West, SC 29639
"The Renaissance stands out to us because of its personal touch. The owner of the place lives there onsite. It is impeccably well-maintained too. I have seen nurses all over walking around the..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Anderson

    Anderson is the county seat of Anderson County, near the northwest corner of South Carolina. It's known for its high quality of life and was named as an All-America City in 2000 by the National Civic League. Senior citizens in the Anderson area looking for a residential community where they can live and receive assistance with personal care and activities of daily living will find 38 assisted living facilities, including six in Anderson itself. These facilities are regulated by the Department of Health and Environmental Control, which refers to them as community residential care facilities. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Anderson

    • Anderson’s climate is characterized by hot, humid summers and cool, dry winters. The overall comfort level of this city is 70 on a scale of 1 to 100, based on its humidity and the number of days with temperatures in the 70s. Seniors will generally find outdoor activities comfortable in Anderson except in the middle of summer and winter.
    • The overall cost of living in Anderson is 14 percent below the national average, so senior citizens on a budget should be able to afford living here. Groceries will be the biggest area of concern, as they cost about five percent more than average. Other than housing, transportation is the lowest expense for seniors at 10 percent below the national average.
    • Anderson has a high overall crime rate, so senior citizens should be particularly careful in town. The annual rate of all crimes in this city is 53.88 per thousand people, compared to the average of 37.46 per thousand people for South Carolina. In comparison, the overall crime rate for the U.S. is 29 crimes per thousand people per year.
    • Anderson runs its own bus service Monday through Friday, except for state holidays. The standard fare is very low to begin, and those 65 and over pay half of that. The buses can deviate from the regular routes by up to 0.75 miles for pickups and drop-offs.
    • The Senior Citizen's Program in Anderson County offers a variety of recreational and social activities for seniors 55 and older. This program includes many types of fitness classes, which are held in community centers throughout the county. The Jo Brown Senior Center in downtown Anderson hosts other activities such as card games, arts and crafts, and hobbies.
    • The Anderson area is home to world-class medical facilities, including AnMed Health Medical Center and AnMed Hospital South, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Anderson

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in South Carolina

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,961.00 Simpsonville
    $3,380.00 Greenville
    $3,314.00 Seneca
    $3,130.00 Easley
    $3,061.00 Anderson
    $2,950.00 Due West
    $2,195.00 Fountain Inn

    Assisted Living costs in Anderson start around $3,061 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

    It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Anderson and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

    Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Anderson

    The Medicaid waiver program used for assisted living in South Carolina is called the Community Choices Waiver. This program also provides seniors who would otherwise need a nursing home with related services such as assistance with daily living activities.

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in South Carolina page.

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    More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in South Carolina page.


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Anderson

    Anderson and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

    To see a list of free assisted living resources in Anderson, please visit our Assisted Living in South Carolina page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Anderson

    Anderson-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in South Carolina are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in South Carolina page for more information about these laws.

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    Assisted Living near Anderson, SC

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Anderson

    • Review of Summit Place of Anderson

      Summit Place was really nice, big, and roomy. The staff was very nice and knowledgeable. I looked at the memory care area. Read more

      Max
    • Review of North Pointe

      My wife moved into North Pointe, and I think it's very good. It doesn't look as fancy as the other ones, and it is the only one I could afford. The staff is very good. The room has two people insid... Read more

      Max
    • Review of Summit Place of Anderson

      I liked Summit Place of Anderson very much, except that they only had a 1-bedroom left and I wanted a 2-bedroom apartment. It had a screened-in porch, it was at the end of the building, it was very... Read more

      Reviewer
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