23 Assisted Living Facilities near Goose Creek, SC

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Goose Creek, SC

Pinewood Place

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Centennial Blvd, Goose Creek, SC 29445
"We walked into Pinewood, and they were quick to receive us. And then, the residents were in different places like some were sitting and listening to one of the residents playing the piano, some..." More

Quality Care Residential Home

Provides: Assisted Living
107 Etling Avenue, Goose Creek, SC 29445
"When I went to visit this facility I was very pleased. It is clean, warm and inviting. The staff and Administrator were very helpful in answering my questions. Several residents looked happy and..." More

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Caring Star 2016

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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Caring Star 2016

Brookdale West Ashley

Provides: Assisted Living
2030 Charlie Hall Blvd, Charleston, SC 29414
"My mother moved into Brookdale Charleston (Brookdale West Ashley) and she’s doing great. It’s like a home, and it has that homey feel to it. Their staff is good and very professional, very loving..." 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 nice and clean, although it's small. Their staff was extremely friendly. And the activities coordinator seemed to have great ideas and every time we visited, she..." More

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The Retreat at Summerville

Provides: Assisted Living
950 Travelers Blvd., Summerville, SC 29485
"Nicely remodeled, staff has been great, moving in my family member who has been reluctant about move. Her space is good, and they have been very good at keeping me informed. Looking forward to..." More

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Harmony at Wescott Plantation

Provides: Assisted Living
5130 Wescott Blvd., Summerville, SC 29485
"The Crossings at Wescott Plantation was a friendly community and it's well set up. The people were happy, and the staff was excellent. The rooms were very nice, clean, and medium sized. The dining..." 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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Ashley Landing Assisted Living

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

Cypress Place

Provides: Assisted Living
205 Midland Parkway, Summerville, SC 29485
"My visit was fantastic. Everything was nice. The people were really trying to please my husband, he joked around, and he enjoyed the people there. He didn't find any fault with it; he just doesn't..." More

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Atria Mount Pleasant - Opening Summer...

Provides: Assisted Living
601 Solana Way, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
" Opening Spring 2019 Now pre-leasing, Atria Mount Pleasant will be a distinctive senior living option for active older adults in Charleston County. Thoughtfully designed to help..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Summit Place of Daniel Island

Provides: Assisted Living
320 Seven Farms Drive, Charleston, SC 29492
"We were very impressed with Summit Place of Daniel Island. The place is very nice and clean. The grounds are really nice and have a courtyard. The people are very friendly and moved quickly so we..." More

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The Palms of Mt. Pleasant

Provides: Assisted Living
937 Bowman Road, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
"I am a resident at The Palms, I probably waited a little longer than I should have to move in, but I am so thrilled I made the move. The staff and residents have treated me like family since day..." More

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Ashley River Plantation

Provides: Assisted Living
2333 Ashley River Road, Charleston, SC 29414
"I was very pleased with Ashley River Plantation. The people that took me around couldn’t have been nicer. They showed me what apartments or rooms would be available for my folks. They showed me the..." More

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Sweetgrass Village

Provides: Assisted Living
601 Mathis Ferry Road, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
"My father has lived at Sweetgrass for over 2 years and we have been very pleased! Love the size of the facility. Being small your loved one gets individual attention and there is a family feel. ..." More

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Wellmore of Daniel Island

Provides: Assisted Living
580 Robert Daniel Drive, Charleston, SC 29492
"All the staff has been professional and friendly. The dining staff is great and the food is usually pretty good. Sometimes the staff seems too busy, but they're always there when you need them. The..." More

The Village at Summerville

Provides: Assisted Living
201 W. 9th North Street, Unit #140, Summerville...
"The Village at Summerville has lived up to its excellent reputation. Compared to where my dad was in rehab before, it's like the Ritz-Carlton. He's actually done so much better in the rehab there..." More

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The Bridge at Charleston

Provides: Assisted Living
2590 Elms Plantation Boulevard North, Charlest...
"The experience at The Bridge At Charleston was very good. Everything was very nice, and they had a lot of amenities, too. The food looked good. The staff was very nice. The dining area was good and..." More

Magnolias of Summerville

Provides: Assisted Living
335 Midland Parkway, Summerville, SC 29485
"Magnolias of Summerville had very nice rooms. The marketing manager was very blunt and down-to-earth. It's a little dated, kind of dark, and wasn't real cheerful, but it was affordable, and they..." More

Benton House of West Ashley

Provides: Assisted Living
1445 Bluewater Way, Charleston, SC 29414
"I visited Benton House of West Ashley. It was a good, clean, well-lit, and brand-new place. The dining area looked beautiful, and the staff was excellent." More

Sandpiper Rehabilitation

Provides: Assisted Living
1047 Anna Knapp Blvd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
"I like Sandpiper Courtyard. It's nice and the director is dedicated to his occupants. However, my mother was without her therapy for several weeks, so she took a decline in her status. I was pretty..." More

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

    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

    $4,760.00 Mount Pleasant
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,742.00 Charleston
    $3,580.00 North Charleston
    $3,495.00 Summerville
    $2,850.00 Goose Creek
    $2,500.00 Eutawville

    Assisted Living costs in Goose Creek start around $2,850 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.

    The 10 Best Assisted Living Communities in Goose Creek Area

    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 Quality Care Residential Home

      My mother is a resident at Quality Care. She has lived there for a year and a half. I have been pleased with how well she has done in this facility since moving in. She has actually improved fro... Read more

    • Review of Quality Care Residential Home

      When I went to visit this facility I was very pleased. It is clean, warm and inviting. The staff and Administrator were very helpful in answering my questions. Several residents looked happy and ve... Read more

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    • Review of Quality Care Residential Home

      My mother is a resident of this facility. The staff is amazing !!! They are warm and friendly. They really care about the residents there. The new Administrator is very competent and knows her stuf... Read more

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