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Differences Between Independent Living, Assisted Living & Memory Care

Are you at the start of your senior living search for yourself or a loved one and wondering, "What is the difference between the living options available?" You're not alone! Harmony Senior Services has compiled a cheat sheet of the basic differences between Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care so you can know the basics before starting the next steps of your search. 

Independent Living

  • 1 & 2 Bedroom Floor Plans
  • Full-Sized Kitchen
  • In-Home Washer & Dryer
  • Private Patio or Balcony
  • Individually Controlled Heat & Air Conditioning
  • Weekly Housekeeping
  • 1 Delicious Meal Included Every Day
  • Concierge Services
  • Emergency Call System
  • Full Calendar of Activities & Events
  • Easy Access to Local Parks, Shopping, Dining & More
  • Pet-Friendly

Assisted Living

  • Studio, 1 & 2 Bedroom Floor Plans
  • Kitchenette
  • Weekly Laundry Services
  • Weekly Housekeeping
  • 3 Delicious Meals per Day Included
  • Tiers of Care Levels to Meet Your Needs
  • Emergency Call System
  • Full Calendar of Activities & Events
  • Transportation to Shopping & Medical Appointments
  • Pet-Friendly 

Memory Care

  • Studio & Companion Suite Floor Plans
  • 24/7 Individualized Care
  • Best Friends Approach Encouraging Connections & Engagement
  • Safe & Secure Indoor & Outdoor Common Areas
  • Weekly Laundry Services
  • Weekly Housekeeping
  • All Meals Included
  • Medication Management
  • Emergency Call System
  • Full Calendar of Activities & Events 

Harmony Senior Services has locations up and down the East Coast offering a range of these senior living options. Reach out to our team today to learn more about the best option for you and your loved ones! 



Harmony Senior Services


34 Broad St Ste 200 Charleston, SC 29401