The 5 Best Memory Care Facilities in Spartanburg County, SC for 2023

Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Spartanburg County, SC

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Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn

Provides: Memory Care
1705 Skylyn Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29307
"So far everything is fine with my mother in Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn. They're very attentive, very good, and very professional. Her apartment is perfect, and she seems to have very good..." More

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Woodland Place Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
850 John B. White Sr. Blvd., Spartanburg, SC 29306
"I got my relative in a memory-care unit. The activities are super. They have a bus, and they always have something going, both in the mornings and in the afternoons. The staff is very caring for..." More

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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

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Summit Hills

Provides: Memory Care
101 Summit Hills Dr., Spartanburg, SC 29307
"We moved my mother into Summit Hills Memory Care Unit a few months ago. We have been very happy with the care she is receiving. The staff have bent over backwards to make sure that both my mom..." More

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Eden Terrace of Spartanburg

Provides: Memory Care
2780 East Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29307
"My mother-n-law lives in the memory care unit and we have been very pleased with her care. The communication during Covid was excellent. I would recommend Eden Terrace for anyone looking for senior..." More

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TerraBella Spartanburg

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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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

    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

    $5,600.00 Rutherford County
    $5,525.00 US
    $4,785.00 Cleveland County
    $4,568.00 Greenville County
    $4,567.00 Cherokee County
    $3,556.00 Laurens County
    $3,495.00 Pickens County
    $3,378.00 Spartanburg County

    Memory Care costs in Spartanburg County start around $3,378 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,525 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 Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn

      My loved one has moved into Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn. It's a really nice facility, and they were responsive to me. They reached out to me really quick. The layout is friendly. They're doing a ... Read more

      Luther
    • Review of Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn

      My brother moved into Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn. I like the apartments that they have there and the security. I think in the hallways, they need to have cameras. It is an older facility, so I u... Read more

      Brenda
    • Review of Eden Terrace of Spartanburg

      My mother-n-law lives in the memory care unit and we have been very pleased with her care. The communication during Covid was excellent. I would recommend Eden Terrace for anyone looking for senior... Read more

      sdw025
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