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"Quillen Manor has superseded our expectations. I could not ask for more and they could not give more as they give their absolute all to love my mother like their own. I do not live in town so I’m..." More

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The Springs at Simpsonville

Provides: Assisted Living
214 E. Curtis Street, Simpsonville, SC 29681
"I have known this community for years. I am not sure who is writing some of the below as they have more seasoned staff who have cared for my friends and offer medical assistance beyond what other..." More

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Palmettos of Mauldin

Provides: Assisted Living
810 E Butler Rd, Greenville, SC 29607
"We were on a waiting list at the Palmettos of Mauldin. It was luxurious, pretty, and modern. It looks like it’s worth a little bit more. The food was excellent, we had a meal there, and they had a..." More

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Harmony at Five Forks

Provides: Assisted Living
345 Five Forks Rd, Simpsonville, SC 29681
"We toured the Crossings at Five Forks and it's brand new. It hit us as more of a resort, which is fine, but it was three-stories high. I found it would be a problem for my mother because she's in a..." More

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Fairview Park

Provides: Assisted Living
544 Harrison Bridge Road, Simpsonville, SC 29680
"We toured Fairview Park and we liked it. It's very nice. As soon as we walked in, two beautiful dogs greeted us, and that's so welcoming for the elderly. That was a big thing, and I thought that..." More

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The Legacy at Southpointe Drive

Provides: Assisted Living
23 Southpointe Drive, Greenville, SC 29607
"I was able to visit Emeritus for my mother. We liked everything we saw. It was extremely clean. The whole facility was extremely nice as well as the rooms, dining room, and the people. I didn't..." 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
    $3,858.00 Simpsonville
    $3,575.00 Greenville
    $3,463.00 Greer
    $3,317.00 Spartanburg
    $2,400.00 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 has superseded our expectations. I could not ask for more and they could not give more as they give their absolute all to love my mother like their own. I do not live in town so I’m o... Read more

      SBoy
    • Review of Quillen Manor

      Pretty and quaint community. Very warm, homey and cozy. They do a fantastic job taking care of my dad. Great nursing staff, very helpful. Food is good. Very busy and fun activities through out the ... Read more

      A.T.N.
    • Review of Quillen Manor

      My father is in Quillen Manor. Their price range was what I wanted, but the communication about medication is a little bit of a problem. The food looks fairly good. He's always playing bingo there,... Read more

      PE
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