26 Assisted Living Facilities near Goose Creek, SC

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Goose Creek, SC

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Pinewood Place

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Centennial Blvd, Goose Creek, SC 29445
"We have toured Pinewood Place. The facility was great. The staff seemed to be well, but they couldn't provide one of the care that my sister needed. I thought the amenities were all good..." More

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Quality Care Residential Home

Provides: Assisted Living
107 Etling Avenue, Goose Creek, SC 29445
"My grandmother has been a resident here for almost 3 years. We are happy with the care that she has received. The staff is always attentive to my grandmother. The facility is well maintained and..." More

Stratford Place Assisted Living & Mem...

Provides: Assisted Living
95 Bridgetown Road, Goose Creek, SC 29445
"My sister moved into Stratford Place Assisted Living & Memory Care. The facility is relatively new, which was good. The staff members are pretty good. My sister says the food is good. They..." More

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Harmony at Wescott

Provides: Assisted Living
5130 Wescott Blvd., Summerville, SC 29485
"We toured Harmony at Wescott. We liked that they had a lot of different amenities. They had a bistro area, and they had a craft room. It was definitely a much larger facility than what the other..." More
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Brookdale West Ashley

Provides: Assisted Living
2030 Charlie Hall Blvd, Charleston, SC 29414
"I went to Brookdale West Ashley. The tour was very well done and the facility was excellent. The staff was very good, informative, and very polite. The rooms were nice. I didn't particularly care..." More

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The Retreat at Summerville

Provides: Assisted Living
950 Travelers Blvd., Summerville, SC 29485
"I liked that The Retreat at Summerville was a smaller complex. We didn't smell any antiseptic or cleaning products. It was very clean and very neat. They had a very large gathering room and a nice..." More

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The Oaks at Daniel Island

Provides: Assisted Living
320 Seven Farms Drive, Charleston, SC 29492
"I went to visit The Oaks at Daniel Island. The staff was very friendly. It's a great location. Daniel Island is a great place. It's nice and clean. The rooms were nice and spacious. They looked..." More

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Oaks at Charleston

Provides: Assisted Living
2333 Ashley River Road, Charleston, SC 29414
"Oaks at Charleston had excellent facilities. They had activities going on while we were there. It looked like they were playing games or something in one of the gathering rooms. They may have been..." More

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Atria Mount Pleasant (Now Open)

Provides: Assisted Living
601 Solana Way, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
"Atria Mount Pleasant was an amazing place. It was like a luxury resort. I wanted to move in there. It was very nice. They had several different options of rooms that the staff had showed us. The..." More

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Harmony at West Ashley

Provides: Assisted Living
1925 Essex Farms Drive, Charleston, SC 29414
"The Crossings at West Ashley is big, it’s huge, and it’s like a cruise ship. It’s very nice, but it had long hallways, and I think elderly people like small settings. It’s a nice place and I would..." More
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Cypress Place

Provides: Assisted Living
205 Midland Parkway, Summerville, SC 29485
"I visited Cypress Place. Their coffee was excellent. They are hiring the right people for the right places. The chefs go between each facility. So, if one is out for a week or whatever, they swap..." More

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Sandpiper Courtyard Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1047 Anna Knapp Blvd., Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
"I toured Sandpiper Courtyard Assisted Living for my friend. I'm kind of leaning towards it because they're all-inclusive. I know-how in one level, it's one price, and then they just keep increasing..." More

TerraBella Summerville

Provides: Assisted Living
335 Midland Parkway, Summerville, SC 29485
"Sean and Ashley have been great to work with. Very accommodating to Mom’s special needs. Activities director Stephanie is awesome. Food tasty and so much variety. Excellent place. " More

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Wildcat Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2101 Cane Bay Blvd, Summerville, SC 29483
" Resort-Style Swimming Pool Comfortable & Elegant LoungeAreas Pet Friendly with Dog Park & Walking Paths Full Life Enrichment Program Community Gardens, Putting Green, Bocce Ball..." More

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Somerby of Mount Pleasant

Provides: Assisted Living
3100 Tradition Circle, Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
"My mother stayed at Somerby of Mount Pleasant assisted living facility. They were great, and they had plenty of staff. The food was above average and her room was a five out of five. Everything was..." More

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The Palms of Mt. Pleasant

Provides: Assisted Living
937 Bowman Road, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
"My parents used to live in The Palms of Mt. Pleasant, and they did a great job. The staff was great. The food was good. They can go to the dining room. My parents loved the food there, and they..." More

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The Blake at Carnes Crossroads

Provides: Assisted Living
4015 2nd Avenue, Summerville, SC 29485
"The Blake at Carnes Crossroads was probably the nicest of all of them. It was very clean. I had a good impression. Even though the staff didn't know we had a meeting, she accommodated us. We were..." More

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Wellmore of Daniel Island

Provides: Assisted Living
580 Robert Daniel Drive, Charleston, SC 29492
"We have chosen Wellmore of Daniel Island for my mother-in-law. Well, she's from Daniel Island, and she's familiar with the area. She's still able to get around a little bit, and so we figured it..." More

The Village at Summerville

Provides: Assisted Living
201 W 9th North Street, Summerville, SC 29483
"The Village at Summerville is the best place that I've looked at. Their assisted living was very similar to other places that I looked at, they have comparably sized rooms, cleanliness is good, and..." More

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The Bridge at Charleston

Provides: Assisted Living
2590 Elms Plantation Boulevard North, Charlest...
"I have a family member who is a resident. The staff is great with her!! They keep her entertained and busy so she is active throughout the day. The facility is clean and they did a nice job..." More

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Ashley Landing Assisted Living - CLOSED

Provides: Assisted Living
4550 Great Oak Drive, North Charleston, SC 29418
"Mom has been a resident of this community for awhile now. I just want to say Ashley Landing is great. All of the staff is friendly and welcoming. The food is excellent and there is always..." More

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Palmettos of Charleston

Provides: Assisted Living
1900 Ashley Crossing Drive, Charleston, SC 29414
"My Aunt lives at The Palmettos and believe me we looked at a lot of places. For the money we found this to be a great option, and in many cases better than the more expensive ones.The staff could..." More

Benton House of West Ashley

Provides: Assisted Living
1445 Bluewater Way, Charleston, SC 29414
"My dad is in Benton House of West Ashley. His accommodation is roomy, he's got enough space for himself, and the bathroom is wonderful. The staff is very patient-oriented. They have many services..." More

Merrill Gardens at Carolina Park

Provides: Assisted Living
3501 Merrill Place, Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
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Life Care Center of Charleston

Provides: Assisted Living
2600 Elms Plantation Boulevard, North Charlesto...
"Care With Love is the only place that my mother-in-law has ever been to. It is a very small environment and more family like. They cook up a meal and it's like a home-made meal. They don't have a..." More

Care With Love

Provides: Assisted Living
3408 Lenape St, North Charleston, SC 29405
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    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Goose Creek

    Business Week called Goose Creek the best place to raise a family in South Carolina. It’s located just minutes from Charleston and close to the beautiful coastal beaches, making it ideal for active seniors. Goose Creek has a population of nearly 43,000, and 9.7 percent of these residents are age 65 and older. Seniors who need support for the activities of daily living have two assisted living facilities available in Goose Creek. Nearby cities, including Charleston and Mount Pleasant, offer an additional 21 assisted living communities.

    In Goose Creek as in the rest of South Carolina, assisted living communities are called community residential care facilities (CRCFs). They are licensed by the state Board of Health and Environmental Control, Division of Health Licensing.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Goose Creek

    • Thanks to its location on the Atlantic Coast just north of Savannah and south of Myrtle Beach, Goose Creek provides beachcombing seniors with abundant shorelines to stroll. History buffs may appreciate its proximity to Charleston, a unique 300-year-old city that was an 18th-century seaport. Cultural opportunities in nearby Charleston include the ballet, symphony, and a vibrant performing and gallery arts scene.
    • Seniors should bring umbrellas and rain gear to Goose Creek. It gets an average of 50 inches of annual rainfall. The summers are hot and humid, with an average high of 91 degrees in July, making air conditioning a must.
    • The overall cost of living in Goose Creek is on par with the U.S. average, but seniors can expect to pay less for housing and groceries. Transportation and utility costs are a bit higher than the national averages.
    • Good air quality in Berkeley County’s Goose Creek means outdoor-loving seniors can breathe easy. The American Lung Association grades the city with an “A” for ozone pollution.
    • The Goose Creek area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Trident Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Crime rates in Goose Creek are in line with the national averages. The city’s violent crime ranking is 19.7 out of 100, with 100 being high crime, slightly lower than the U.S. average of 22.7. Property crime in Goose Creek is rated 35.4, which is exactly equal to the U.S. average.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Goose Creek

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in South Carolina

    $4,325.00 Mount Pleasant
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,717.00 Charleston
    $3,515.00 Beaufort
    $3,498.00 Summerville
    $3,013.00 Goose Creek
    $3,000.00 North Charleston

    Assisted Living costs in Goose Creek start around $3,013 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 Goose Creek 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 Goose Creek

    Seniors in South Carolina can get help paying for assisted living through one or both of the state’s two subsidy programs: South Carolina’s OSS program and Healthy Connections, South Carolina’s Medicaid program. Its Community Choices Waiver program lets seniors who are eligible for nursing home care choose assisted living if it’s a viable option.

    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 Goose Creek

    Goose Creek 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 Goose Creek, please visit our Assisted Living in South Carolina page.

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    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Goose Creek

    Goose Creek-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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    Other Options in Goose Creek, SC

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Goose Creek

    • Review of Stratford Place Assisted Living & Memory Care

      My sister moved into Stratford Place Assisted Living & Memory Care. The facility is relatively new, which was good. The staff members are pretty good. My sister says the food is good. They offe... Read more

      Tommy
    • Review of Stratford Place Assisted Living & Memory Care

      Stratford Place Assisted Living & Memory Care was nice. However, they had the studio style rooms, so once I saw that, I wasn't as interested anymore, even though that would be the closest one t... Read more

      Julie
    • Review of Pinewood Place

      We have toured Pinewood Place. The facility was great. The staff seemed to be well, but they couldn't provide one of the care that my sister needed. I thought the amenities were all good considerin... Read more

      Tommy
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