Assisted Living in South Carolina

The AgingCare.com Assisted Living Directory features consumer reviews, photos and descriptions of services offered by each facility in South Carolina in order to help you find the right accommodations and care for your loved one. AgingCare’s average customer rating for communities in South Carolina is 4.1 stars based on 627 consumer reviews.

There are over 172 assisted living facilities to choose from in South Carolina. The average cost for assisted living in South Carolina is $3,125 per month, which is below the national average of $3,892 per month.

Median Monthly Cost of Assisted Living in South Carolina

South Carolina$3,125
Charleston$4,306
Columbia$3,921
Greenville$3,001
Financial Assistance in South CarolinaFinancial Assistance Available Available
Cost Information Provided by Genworth 2015 Cost of Care Survey

Information and Resources for Assisted Living in South Carolina

South Carolina facilities listed in the AgingCare.com Assisted Living DirectoryCommunities 172
Assisted Living Regulating BodySouth Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Division of Health Licensing
% of Population with Alzheimer's11%
2015 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

How Do You Pay For Assisted Living in South Carolina?

Care in a South Carolina assisted living community is typically paid for by a resident’s private funds (e.g. savings, 401(k), pension, Social Security, etc.), long-term care insurance, and in some cases, VA benefits.

South Carolina Assisted Living Licensing Regulations

Department Charged with Licensing and InspectionsSouth Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Division of Health Licensing
Publicly Available Inspection Report CardsYes
Required Employee ScreeningYes
Frequency of Inspections 
Upon Initial LicensingYes
Various Intervals Depending on Facility PerformanceYes
UnannouncedYes
Following a ComplaintYes