South Carolina Assisted Living
Cost of South Carolina Assisted Living
The average cost of Assisted Living in South Carolina is $3,125 per month. This is higher than the national average which is $2,877 per month.
In South Carolina there are 196 Assisted Living Facilities. We can help you find the best matches for your needs.
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Overview of South Carolina Assisted LivingThe Palmetto State is home to some of the most beautiful shorelines in the country, including its famous resort destination, Myrtle Beach. Those who choose assisted living in South Carolina are sure to enjoy a trip to the beach or patronizing the state’s many golf courses, shopping centers and Civil War Museums. With a population of 4,625,364, South Carolina is the 22nd-most populous state. A humid, subtropical climate promises sunny days and comfortable weather for the state’s many assisted living residents.
Assisted Living in South Carolina DefinedAssisted living facilities in South Carolina are referred to as Community Residential Care Facilities (CRCFs). The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control defines CRCFs as:
“A facility which offers room and board and which, unlike a boarding house, provides/coordinates a degree of personal care for a period of time in excess of 24 consecutive hours for two or more persons, 18 years old or older, not related to the licensee.”Like legally defined “assisted living facilities,” CRCFs offer assistance with a number of daily activities, which may include (but are not limited to):
- Preparation of meals
- Managing expenses
- Doing laundry
- Administration of medication