Laurel Crest in West Columbia offers maintenance-free, independent living for seniors. Located along the banks of the Saluda River, it serves as the ideal location for residents to experience the vibrancy of Columbia, yet be embraced by the tranquility of nature’s beauty. Newly added to the Presbyterian Communities of South Carolina, Laurel Crest remains true to its not for profit, mission-driven roots.
Laurel Crest offers many programs directed at the health and wellness of its seniors. The holistic Wellness Program offers seven dimensions of wellness: Emotional, Spiritual, Physical, Social, Intellectual, Vocational and Environmental. These dimensions encompass everything from meditation, brain fitness, organized games and discussion groups, contribution and belonging. Equipped with a fitness center, residents have everything they need for physical health as well as spiritual health nurtured through Bible study and weekly church services.
Surrounded by a community of friends who become family, as well as cultural wellness, there’s something to look forward to each day: study groups, salon and barber services, educational opportunities, off-campus excursions, arts and crafts classes and more. Other benefits in this worry-free community are: appliance repair and maintenance, fire/smoke alarms, all utilities including cable, phone and internet, scheduled transportation and more.
Choosing Laurel Crest means removing the burdens of daily chores and home ownership. A variety of cottages and apartment homes are available for residency, ranging from 1 bedroom, 1 bath to 2 bedroom, 2 bath with a den.
Home care is available at an additional cost, if needed, and can be done in the comfort and privacy of your cottage or apartment home. This includes extra housekeeping, wound management, medication reminders and more. As a Life Plan Community, nursing care, rehabilitation, assisted living and memory care are other services offered at Laurel Crest.
Lastly, the dining experience at Laurel Crest is nothing short of excellent. Ingredients are of the highest standards and the accolades received by the dining team are well earned. Residents enjoy savory homemade soups, garden fresh salads, delicacies like pretzel-crusted tilapia, filet mignon, salmon, rack of lamb and more. All menus are approved by a registered dietician and are offered three times daily. Meal delivery to your home can be arranged as well.
100 Joseph Walker Drive. 803-796-0370 or laurelcrest.org for more information.