14 Assisted Living Facilities near Greer, SC

Top 10 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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Caring Star 2015

Manning Place

Provides: Assisted Living
10 Companion Court, Greer, SC 29651
"My father moved into Manning Place. It's awesome, I would pick it again, it's like family, and everybody is just extremely helpful. His apartment is a notch above anything I've ever seen. He has an..." More

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Brookdale Brushy Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
2010 Brushy Creek Road, Greer, SC 29650
"We found Brookdale Brushy Creek for my father. We chose it for the friendliness and attention of the staff. It was clean, comfortable, and felt very much like home. We toured an example of a room,..." More
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Kempton of 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

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Caring Star 2022

The Gardens at Eastside

Provides: Assisted Living
275 Commonwealth Dr, Greenville, SC 29615
" My Mom is in Dogwood area and I couldn't be more pleased with her care and caring staff . She and I both love the staff and appreciate all they do to keep her safe and engaged in activities . It..." More

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The Gables on Pelham

Provides: Assisted Living
1306 Pelham Rd, Greenville, SC 29615
"It was excellent, they were really good, and I didn't have any complaints. My mom is in there. They are friendly, and I would recommend them to anybody. They sing, they play piano, someone comes in..." More

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Ashlan Village

Provides: Assisted Living
415 Brenda Way, Lyman, SC 29365
"I have selected Ashlan Village for my mother. So far, we like it. My mother is happy there. She likes it, too. She likes the accommodations and the activities. The accommodations are really nice...." 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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Windsor House

Provides: Assisted Living
1931 Pelham Road, Greenville, SC 29615
"We completed the tour at Windsor House. It was great. We went into the facility and talked with the assistant director and one of the nurses. Then they took us around to the rooms that were..." 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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Greenville Glen Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1101 Garlington Rd., Greenville, SC 29615
"They have a excellent director for this location. Her name is Sonya and she is a pro that runs a tight ship. She is helped by Kattie and Mellisa that do excellent jobs. Nickey is one of the best in..." 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

Reid House

Provides: Assisted Living
117 Dodd St, Wellford, SC 29385
"Reid House doesn't have enough staff. They don't care enough, and I worry every time I am with my mom, that something's going to happen to her. I know it's an assisted living place, but they don't..." 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
    $3,609.00 Greer
    $3,443.00 Greenville
    $3,288.00 Simpsonville
    $3,242.00 Spartanburg
    $2,295.00 Fountain Inn
    $2,200.00 Boiling Springs

    Assisted Living costs in Greer start around $3,609 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 Manning Place

      My father moved into Manning Place. It's awesome, I would pick it again, it's like family, and everybody is just extremely helpful. His apartment is a notch above anything I've ever seen. He has an... Read more

      Pat
    • Review of Brookdale Brushy Creek

      We found Brookdale Brushy Creek for my father. We chose it for the friendliness and attention of the staff. It was clean, comfortable, and felt very much like home. We toured an example of a room, ... Read more

      Lisa
    • Review of Manning Place

      My mom is living at Manning Place in Greer. They have excellent service. I haven't been able to go in there since she went in because of the Covid restrictions. I was able to see the place when I m... Read more

      Chris
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