7 Memory Care Facilities in Spartanburg County, SC


The Waterford at Dillon Pointe

Provides: Memory Care
104 Dillon Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29307
"My sister is a resident of The Waterford at Dillon Pointe and so far it's working well. She has a very nice room. She went in initially as assisted living, and we're going to wait until she gets..." More

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Summit Hills

Provides: Memory Care
110 Summit Hills Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29307
"Summit Hills was too expensive, but it was very nice. It’s where anybody would like to go. I have tried their food, and it was excellent. The dining area was beautiful. I would absolutely recommend..." More


Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn

Provides: Memory Care
1705 Skylyn Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29307
"My mom has Alzheimer's and is in this community. They are wonderful. It is not elaborate, but it is nice and clean. Mom is in an apartment with a little foyer and a kitchenette, which had counter,..." More


Rosecrest Retirement Community

Provides: Memory Care
200 Fortress Dr, Inman, SC 29349
"Imagine an afternoon stroll alongside friends as you come up on a koi pond. As you watch the fish swim, you take a breath and realize that you’ve found tranquil peace. RoseCrest Retirement..." More


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


Woodland Place

Provides: Memory Care
850 John B. White, Sr. Boulevard, Spartanburg, ...
"Conveniently located near churches, shopping and restaurnats, Windsor House is like a home away from home without all the worries. It is designed for individuals who require a moderate amount of..." More


Eden Terrace of Spartanburg

Provides: Memory Care
2780 East Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29307
"There are times you feel like curling up in your favorite chair and paging through a good book or visiting with neighbors. There are times when you feel like swapping fishing stories, or shuffling..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Spartanburg County

    With a population of approximately 300,000, Spartanburg County has around 80,000 residents aged 65 or over, and it's likely that some of them make up the estimated 89,000 seniors living with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia in the state. This figure is expected to increase by around 35 percent to 120,000 by the year 2025, requiring memory care facilities for those who are living with Alzheimer's or other cognitive impairments. Five of these facilities, called Alzheimer's Special Care Units (SCUs) throughout South Carolina, are in Spartanburg County, and they are regulated and licensed by the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control

    • Spartanburg County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as Spartanburg Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Throughout the entire state, Social Security retirement benefits are totally exempt from taxation. Living in Spartanburg County may present seniors with a chance to save some money to put toward the expense of an assisted living facility.  
    • Families on a budget may consider Spartanburg County an appealing place to reside as the overall cost of living is around 15 percent cheaper than the national average and almost ten percent cheaper than the state average. It should be noted, however, that healthcare costs are generally the same as national and state averages. 
    • Violent crime is reported in Spartanburg at almost three times the national average. On a scale where one is the lowest and 100 the highest, Spartanburg scores 92.2 in comparison to the national average of 31.1. With such a high crime rate, families may wish to find out more about security protocols. 

    Paying for Memory Care in Spartanburg County

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in South Carolina

    $6,122.00 Buncombe County
    $4,909.00 US
    $4,871.00 York County
    $4,384.00 Greenville County
    $4,322.00 Rutherford County
    $3,643.00 Spartanburg County
    $3,142.00 Anderson County

    Memory Care costs in Spartanburg County start around $3,643 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,909 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Spartanburg County 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 Spartanburg County

    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 Spartanburg County

    Spartanburg County 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 Spartanburg County, please visit our Memory Care in South Carolina page.

    Directory of Winners in the Spartanburg County Area

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Spartanburg County

    Spartanburg County-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 Spartanburg County

    • Review of The Waterford at Dillon Pointe

      My sister is a resident of The Waterford at Dillon Pointe and so far it's working well. She has a very nice room. She went in initially as assisted living, and we're going to wait until she gets mo... Read more

    • Review of Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn

      I have a family member in the memory care assisted living. Her medicine has been changed and not given including a mind medication. Also we got a bill for April telling us not to pay that we had a ... Read more

    • Review of The Waterford at Dillon Pointe

      The Waterford at Dillon Pointe is very nice. The place is the best and it's privately-run. The building itself is very nice, the grounds are well-kept, and the front porch has about ten rockers on ... Read more

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