13 Assisted Living Facilities near Greer, SC

4 Assisted Living Facilities in Greer, SC

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The Phoenix at Greer

Provides: Assisted Living
715 South Buncombe Road, Greer, SC 29650
"My wife is a mid stage 6 alzheimers patient. I am happy with her care in Thrive, glad I found it. " More

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Brookdale Brushy Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
2010 Brushy Creek Road, Greer, SC 29650
"I visited Brookdale Brushy Creek, it was very impressive, but the location was not conducive to what we wanted to do. They have beautiful rooms and they appeared to have very good amenities. I..." More
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Manning Place

Provides: Assisted Living
10 Companion Court, Greer, SC 29651
"We absolutely love Manning Place. They do a wonderful job of taking care of my dad. We could not be happier. The staff members are very caring. They have gotten to know him, and he responds well to..." More

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Oakleaf Village at Greenville

Provides: Assisted Living
1560 Thornblade Blvd., Greer, SC 29650
"The employees are very nice and considerate. They do exciting things for the residents. The facilities are nice and clean." More

9 Assisted Living Facilities near Greer, SC

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Brookdale Greenville

Provides: Assisted Living
1306 Pelham Road, Greenville, SC 29615
"Brookdale Greenville is handled by professional people, and my friend is very happy there. He loves the amount of service that he receives. I was impressed with the whole place. His room is big..." More
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Greenville Place

Provides: Assisted Living
2006 Pelham Road, Greenville, SC 29615
"I was accommodated very well during my tour at Greenville Place. The director was very informative and showed me how the whole place works. I was very impressed with the whole community, and with..." More

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Ashlan Village

Provides: Assisted Living
415 Brenda Way, Lyman, SC 29365
"I loved Ashlan Village, and even asked what the age limit is because I'm ready to live there. The place was wonderful and they showed me every aspect of that. I told Dad that this is the best place..." More

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Windsor House

Provides: Assisted Living
1931 Pelham Road, Greenville, SC 29615
"We ended up renting an apartment at the Windsor House. It had a very welcoming feel to it, like you were entering a home, and was not very institutional. They’ve been very eager to assist in any..." More

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The Legacy at Hawthorne Park

Provides: Assisted Living
20 Hawthorne Park Court, Greenville, SC 29615
"I liked The Legacy at Hawthorne Park, but it's a little more than what my mother can afford. They were remodeling part of the memory care at that time. The apartments were nice, but they only had..." More

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The Gardens at Eastside

Provides: Assisted Living
275 Commonwealth Dr, Greenville, SC 29615
"This is the kindest group of employees that I have EVER seen. Everyone is very helpful and caring. They LOVE their residents!" More

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Greenville Glen Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1101 Garlington Rd., Greenville, SC 29615
"My dad wasn’t at Greenville Glen for more than a couple of weeks when he passed away. I was very pleased with the care that he got. It is a small facility. The staff was friendly, and the director..." More

SOUTHERN OAKS PERSONAL CARE HOME

Provides: Assisted Living
120 Roper Mountain Road Extension, Greenville, ...
"I visit my 91 y.o. Grandmother there. She is always clean & well cared for. She and the other residents seem happy and the staff is friendly and always willing to be of service. They do a..." More

Carriage House of Taylors

Provides: Assisted Living
402 West Main Street, Taylors, SC 29687
"My mother was in assisted living at the Carriage House of Taylors. If someone can take care of themselves most of the time, then this is a good place to go. Other than that, they don't have a good..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Greer

    Greer is part of the Greenville–Anderson–Mauldin Metropolitan Statistical Area in Upstate South Carolina. Its 12-acre city park is located in the historic downtown area and provides many recreational opportunities for seniors. Greer also has a total of 13 assisted living facilities, with four in Greer itself and nine in nearby cities like Greenville. The Department of Health and Environmental Control regulates assisted living facilities in South Carolina, where they’re officially known as community residential care facilities. In addition to a residence, these facilities provide personal care services, such as assistance with eating and grooming.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Greer

    • The climate in Greer is particularly comfortable for seniors, given its large number of sunny days during the year. Its annual snowfall is only four inches, and the average low temperature in January is about 31 degrees. The average high temperature for July is 89 degrees.
    • Greer’s overall cost of living is about two percent less than the national average, so seniors on a budget shouldn’t have any general concerns about expenses. The highest essential expense is healthcare at four percent over the national average. All other expenses in Greer are within three percent of the national average, except for housing.
    • The crime rate in Greer compares favorably with other cities in South Carolina. The overall crime rate in this city is 28.62 crimes per thousand people per year, whereas the average for South Carolina is 37.46. Seniors should feel safe in Greer, provided they take normal precautions.
    • Greenlink Transit provides offers 11 fixed routes to destinations in Greenville County, including Greer. The regular buses are wheelchair accessible, and the Greenlink system also includes paratransit service. Seniors 65 and older pay half the standard fare on Greenlink buses.
    • Greenville CountyRec manages the parks in Greenville County and hosts a number of activities specifically for seniors 50 and up, including pickleball. It also partners with local organizations to provide other services to seniors, including health education, exercises and games. Special events for seniors include the Senior Games and Turkey Trot.
    • The Greer area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Greer Memorial Hospital and Bennett Memorial Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Greer

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in South Carolina

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,800.00 Simpsonville
    $3,372.00 Greer
    $3,339.00 Greenville
    $3,317.00 Spartanburg
    $2,200.00 Boiling Springs
    $2,195.00 Fountain Inn

    Assisted Living costs in Greer start around $3,372 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 Greer 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 Greer

    Anyone looking for financial assistance with assisted living in South Carolina will want to consider the Community Choices Waiver. This Medicaid program provides assistance with daily living for seniors who would otherwise require a nursing home.

    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 Greer

    Greer 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 Greer, please visit our Assisted Living in South Carolina page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Greer

    Greer-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 Greer

    • Review of Oakleaf Village at Greenville

      Oakleaf Village at Greenville sold us a bill of goods that seemed great by our tour even though the sales lady seemed to be selling snake oil. They agreed that their memory care would not be a goo... Read more

      Lori burns
    • Review of Oakleaf Village at Greenville

      The employees are very nice and considerate. They do exciting things for the residents. The facilities are nice and clean. Read more

      Michele2019
    • Review of Oakleaf Village at Greenville

      I think this is a nice community, and really enjoy living here. I am able to be as active OR inactive as I choose to be. I call it Eat, Sleep, and Go. Read more

      George2019
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