7 Assisted Living Facilities near Fountain Inn, SC

Top 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Fountain Inn, SC

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Quillen Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
709 Quillen Ave, Fountain Inn, SC 29644
"Quillen Manor was very nice inside. They had activities, a community room, a nice dining room (they just had a new chef), and games like bingo. The lady that toured me around was also nice. They..." More

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The Legacy at Southpointe Drive

Provides: Assisted Living
23 Southpointe Drive, Greenville, SC 29607
"We found The Legacy at Southpointe Drive for mom. She's probably been there around six weeks now. We chose the place simply because when we went to tour the facility, the staff was so welcoming,..." More

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The Springs at Simpsonville

Provides: Assisted Living
214 E. Curtis Street, Simpsonville, SC 29681
"Of all the assisted living, we would've picked The Springs at Simpsonville. I love the fact that the family that built this facility is still a part of it and their presence there is just evident..." More

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Harmony at Five Forks

Provides: Assisted Living
345 Five Forks Rd, Simpsonville, SC 29681
"Harmony at Five Forks was very nice in every way. The staff who toured us was very accommodating to us. The place was pristine and clean. The room we saw was very nice and very attractive. I would..." More

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Fairview Park

Provides: Assisted Living
544 Harrison Bridge Road, Simpsonville, SC 29680
"Fairview Park was very nice. The people there were nice, and they gave me a nice tour. It was like a nice hotel, and it's just gorgeous. They had a two-bedroom or a studio for one bedroom. They had..." More

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Palmettos of Mauldin

Provides: Assisted Living
810 E Butler Rd, Greenville, SC 29607
"My mother was in the Palmettos of Mauldin last year, and it was a wonderful place. It's an assisted living she chose for herself. She went through a senior geriatric advisor. She told them what she..." More

Gregory's Community Care

Provides: Assisted Living
2415 Fork Shoals Rd, Piedmont, SC 29673
"Gregory's Community Care has such nice facilities. I was very impressed by the cleanliness and such of the facilities. Mrs. Gregory is such a kind person. The people are well taken care of there I..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Fountain Inn

    Fountain Inn is a small city nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in upstate South Carolina. From hikes in Cedar Falls Park to tours of the local attractions such as the Shoeless Joe Jackson Museum, there are plenty of activities to keep seniors busy and engaged. Seniors who want to live in the area and require assistance with daily living tasks can choose between one assisted living facility in the city itself and 15 others in cities nearby.

    Also referred to as Community Residential Care Facilities (CRCF), assisted living facilities in Fountain Inn and within the state are regulated by the Board of Health and Environmental Control. Each facility provides room and board and a degree of personal care assistance for two or more individuals.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Fountain Inn

    • Fountain Inn has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Simpsonville.

    • An array of community resources for seniors are available in Fountain Inn, including Senior Action, an organization that helps seniors live life to the fullest while surrounded by family and friends as well as one senior center.

    • The Fountain Inn Activity Center provides seniors with transportation to and from doctor’s appointments and for various other scheduled activities in the area. The service is available for individuals who live within an eight-mile radius of the center and do not drive.

    • Seniors who live in Fountain Inn have a one in 49 chance of becoming a victim of crime. This is higher than 32 percent of other cities and towns in the state that are the same size.

    • The cost of living in Fountain Inn is ranked 94.2, which is lower than the national average of 100. At about the same cost of living as other comparable cities in the state, this makes it easier for seniors on a budget to manage their money.

    • Fountain Inn has four distinct seasons, which is ideal for seniors who enjoy both the sunshine and the cold. Summer highs are around 90 degrees Fahrenheit, while January lows are around 31 degrees. Fountain Inn gets about three inches of snow per year and 48 inches of rain.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Fountain Inn

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in South Carolina

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,645.00 Greer
    $3,643.00 Greenville
    $3,248.00 Simpsonville
    $3,210.00 Spartanburg
    $2,810.00 Clinton
    $2,295.00 Fountain Inn

    Assisted Living costs in Fountain Inn start around $2,295 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 Fountain Inn 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 Fountain Inn

    South Carolina's Medicaid State Plan helps seniors who live in Fountain Inn to pay for an assisted living facility. Eligible individuals must meet all Medicaid program criteria and must be receiving the Optional State Supplement (OSS) to the federal Supplement Security Income program. Family supplementation is not permitted. 

    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 Fountain Inn

    Fountain Inn 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 Fountain Inn, please visit our Assisted Living in South Carolina page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Fountain Inn

    Fountain Inn-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Fountain Inn

    • Review of Quillen Manor

      Quillen Manor was very nice inside. They had activities, a community room, a nice dining room (they just had a new chef), and games like bingo. The lady that toured me around was also nice. They ha... Read more

    • Review of Quillen Manor

      It was a last-minute decision for me to move to Quillen Manor. I'm in their assisted living, and I'm also taking physical therapy. Everything is substandard, except for the housekeeping. The admini... Read more

    • Review of Quillen Manor

      For a brief tour that I had with Quillen Manor, I was impressed. It smelled clean, looked clean, and fresh. It's a place I will consider putting my mother once I finish my research. Everybody was f... Read more

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