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What is Senior Living?

Due to advances in modern medicine, people are living longer. Whether it’s independent living, assisted living, short or long-term at-home care, or skilled-nursing care, seniors have the freedom and a plethora of opportunities to live as they choose. Senior centers are a great option for seniors that live independently. They are able to go there for a short time during the day, or for the majority of the day, to spend time doing activities and receiving social interaction. More and more assisted living facilities have opened in recent years. They offer a variety of amenities. In-home care is an option for those that need regular medical care, but want to remain at home.

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Franke at Seaside - Choices for active retirement living.

Franke at Seaside

Mount Pleasant
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   (843) 856-4700

The Crossings at Wescott Plantation - a 184 unit senior living community with 93 Independent Living, 57 assisted living and 34 memory care apartments in Summerville, South Carolina.

The Crossings at Wescott Plantation

Summerville
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   (843) 486-2712

Assisted Living, Charleston & Mt. Pleasant - Simply Seniors Services

Simply Seniors Services

Charleston | Mount Pleasant
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   (864) 809-4861

Get to know Ashley Landing Assisted Living

Ashley Landing Assisted Living

North Charleston
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   (843) 760-0831

Sandpiper Village Independent Living, Sandpiper Courtyard Assisted Living and Sandpiper Rehabilitation and Nursing

Sandpiper Retirement Community

Mount Pleasant
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   (843) 881-3210

Senior Living Articles

Summerville Estates frees up its residents so they can do the things they enjoy, like socializing

Summerville Estates Focuses on Being Social

Many residents say being part of an independent living community has encouraged them to become more outgoing and active, says Gloria Burkmier, community manager of Summerville Estates. Residents often organize get-togethers such as shopping... Continue Reading

An elderly couple getting advice & assistance

Simply Seniors Offers Peace of Mind

Caring for an elderly family member can feel overwhelming, especially when that family member has a medical condition. Although it may be difficult, sometimes the best thing that can be done for a loved one is to turn to the trained... Continue Reading

The good news is that according to a study published in January 2017 by Dr. Kenneth M. Langa in the Journal of the American Medical Association, dementia in Americans 65 and older is on the decline.

Assisting with Memory Loss at The Crossings

The good news is that according to a study published in January 2017 by Dr. Kenneth M. Langa in the Journal of the American Medical Association, dementia in Americans 65 and older is on the decline. The bad news is that despite the drop in... Continue Reading

Quality Caregivers: Finding the right person with compassion and skill to go into their homes and provide care is really important.

A Need for Quality Caregivers

Employee turnover is a natural part of doing business in any industry. But when it comes to senior care, the rate of turnover can be as high as 60 percent. With statistics like this, it's crucial for senior care providers to find the very best employees... Continue Reading

Loving Life in a Full-Care Facility

Loving Life in a Full-Care Facility

We want people to know that when they can no longer live in their home, it does not mean they stop living and that quality of life continues – emotionally, spiritually and physically. In some cases, it's actually better. While the decision to move... Continue Reading

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