6 Memory Care Facilities near Greer, SC

Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Greer, SC

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The Phoenix at Greer

Provides: Memory Care
715 South Buncombe Road, Greer, SC 29650
"The Phoenix at Greer offers premier assisted living and memory care with superior personalized care and compassionate staff. Situated in Greer, South Carolina, our state of the art community offers..." More

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Oakleaf Village at Greenville

Provides: Memory Care
1560 Thornblade Blvd., Greer, SC 29650
"Oakleaf Village At Greenville is very nice and the staff seems to be well-trained in dementia and Alzheimer's care. They showed me around the community and I met all the employees. The staff seems..." More

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Greenville Place

Provides: Memory Care
2006 Pelham Road, Greenville, SC 29615
"We visited Greenville Place in Greenville. We toured their memory care. I think they need a little bit of updating. Everything is a little dated but still good, it's just a little older looking...." More

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The Gables on Pelham

Provides: Memory Care
1306 Pelham Rd, Greenville, SC 29615
"The rooms are not very large, but they are nice. It is like a hotel setting, so it is very nice. The staff is very caring and very friendly. The food smelled wonderful when I walked in, and usually..." More

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Ashlan Village

Provides: Memory Care
415 Brenda Way, Lyman, SC 29365
"Ashlan Village offers one and two bedroom town homes for independent living. The assisted living facility contains two room suites, companion and private rooms. It also includes a secured..." More

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Greenville Glen Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
1101 Garlington Rd., Greenville, SC 29615
"My friend was a past resident of Greenville Glen Assisted Living. It was fine up until the COVID-19 hit and then you could not go in and out. When he passed away I went to get his stuff and they..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Greer

    Greer is a small city of around 31,000 people located between Greenville and Spartanburg in South Carolina. Approximately 12 percent of the population is over the age of 65, some of whom have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. 

    There are approximately 89,000 individuals in South Carolina with cognitive impairments. To accommodate these people in Greer, there are two memory care facilities located within the city limits and five in nearby locations like Greenville and Lyman. Regulated by the Board of Health and Environmental Control, an Alzheimer’s special care unit is a facility that provides a secure environment for those who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia.

    • The city of Greer is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Greenville Health System and the Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Pelham Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • The cost of living in Green is 99.8, which is on par with the national average of 100 and higher than the state average of 94. Individuals with cognitive disabilities may have more left over after paying for memory care when living in the city.
    • The rate of crime in Greer is 45 percent higher than the national average which may be concerning for family members who have seniors living close by in memory care facilities. People have a one in 26 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime in the city limits.
    • Greer experiences hot summers with high humidity levels and average temperatures around 89 degrees which may make it difficult for those with respiratory illnesses. Winter average lows in January are around 31 degrees and the city gets around four inches of snow per year.

    Paying for Memory Care in Greer

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in South Carolina

    $5,895.00 Greer
    $5,216.00 Hendersonville
    $5,048.00 US
    $4,545.00 Simpsonville
    $4,375.00 Gaffney
    $4,243.00 Greenville
    $4,242.00 Spartanburg
    $3,715.00 Anderson

    Memory Care costs in Greer start around $5,895 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,048 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care 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 Memory Care in Greer

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in South Carolina page.

    More Ways to Pay for Memory Care

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for memory care, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance memory care costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance memory care, visit our Memory Care in South Carolina page.

    Free Memory Care 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 a memory care 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 memory care resources in Greer, please visit our Memory Care in South Carolina page.

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Greer

    Greer-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in South Carolina are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in South Carolina page for more information about these laws.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Greer

    • Review of Oakleaf Village at Greenville

      Oakleaf Village At Greenville is very nice and the staff seems to be well-trained in dementia and Alzheimer's care. They showed me around the community and I met all the employees. The staff seems ... Read more

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