Frequently Asked Questions

At The Carolinian Retirement Community we offer residential living and assisted living. We have answered some frequently asked questions for each of our levels of care on this page.

Residential Living

Exterior Building Hours

Our exterior building is closed from 10pm – 6 am. If you have visitors outside of these hours please make arrangements by contacting the front desk in advance.

What is residential living?

Residential living, also known as independent living, is a community designed for those over 55 who desire a care-free lifestyle and social engagement.

What are the prices?

Pricing and availability can be obtained in our marketing office. Call or visit us today to learn more! Click here to schedule a tour.

Is there any private space available to use?

You may reserve the activities lounge for any special event with notice. Contact the front office if you would like to reserve this space.

What appliances come with the apartment?

Each apartment home has a full kitchen and is equipped appliances.

Is the community pet friendly?

At The Carolinian Retirement Community we understand that pets are family and that is why we offer pet friendly apartments! If you would like a pet friendly apartment, please contact the marketing office for more information. We also welcome pet visits. We ask that visiting pets have up-to-date vaccination records and that pets are kept on a leash and under the control of their owner at all times.

Do I get an assigned parking spot?

The Carolinian Retirement Community has ample parking for residents and their guests. All open spots are available for residents and their guests on a first come, first serve basis.

Do you have a beauty salon or barbershop?

At The Carolinian we have a both a beauty salon and barbershop on-site that offer a variety of services.

Is internet access available?

Wi-Fi Internet is provided in common areas for all residents and their guests.

Is there a telephone in each apartment?

Each apartment is equipped with telephone hookups. If you would like telephone service we can help you set it up through the phone company. Residents are welcome to bring their own mobile device.

Is there access to cable television?

We offer access to basic cable television for all residents in their apartment homes. Apartment homes are not furnished with televisions.

Are activities provided?

We believe events and activities enrich our resident’s lives and have a powerful impact on am individual’s overall well-being and health. We create a fun, uplifting environment where our residents can be social, get involved, and enjoy their favorite hobbies and activities.

We deliver a monthly calendar to inform each resident of upcoming activities, and copies of this calendar can be obtained at the front desk. Click here to view our online activities calendar.

Is smoking permitted?

For the safety and health of our residents and staff, The Carolinian is a smoke-free community. We do, however, have designated smoking areas outdoors. Please ask the front desk for the location of the designated outdoor smoking areas.

Who do I talk to about questions in regard to financials, billing, and/or application paperwork?

At The Carolinian we have a full-time business office manager. Our business office manager will answer any questions you may have regarding financial or billing concerns. To make an appointment with our business office manager, please contact the front desk.

Assisted Living

Exterior Building Hours

Our exterior building is closed from 10pm – 6 am. If you have visitors outside of these hours please make arrangements by contacting the front desk in advance.

What is assisted living?

Assisted living is housing for those 55 and over that provides assistance with activities of daily living. We offer housekeeping, laundry, and various other services to help each resident attain their highest level of independence.

Do you offer housekeeping?

Our friendly and professional staff cleans each apartment once a week. If alternative measures must be taken, please contact our front office.

What are the prices?

Pricing and availability can be obtained from our marketing office. Call or visit us today to learn more! Click here to schedule a tour today.

Can family or friends bring pets when visiting?

The Carolinian Retirement Community welcomes pet visits. We ask that visiting pets have up-to-date vaccination records and that pets are kept on a leash and under the control of their owner at all times.

Is there any private space available to use?

You may reserve the activities lounge for any special event with notice. Contact the front office if you would like to reserve this space.

Is there a beauty or barbershop on site?

At The Carolinian Retirement Community we have a both a beauty salon and barbershop on-site that offer a variety of services.

Is internet access available?

Wi-Fi internet is provided in common areas for all residents and their guests.

Is there a telephone in each apartment?

Each apartment is equipped with telephone hookups. If you would like telephone service we can help you set it up through the phone company. Residents are welcome to bring their own mobile device.

Is there access to cable television?

We offer access to basic cable television for all residents in their rooms. Assisted Living apartment homes do not come furnished with televisions.

Do the apartments come with kitchens?

No, The Carolinian Retirement Community assisted living apartment homes do not come with kitchens. At The Carolinian Retirement Community Assisted Living we provide 3 nutritious meals a day, as well as snacks.

Is there a dining option?

At The Carolinian Retirement Community Assisted Living we have open, restaurant-style dining served three times a day for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our culinary staff works to create flavorful and nutritious food, and we also accommodate special dietary needs for residents with a physician’s order.

Are activities provided?

We believe events and activities enrich our resident’s lives and have a powerful impact an individual’s overall well-being and health. We create a fun, uplifting environment where our residents can be social, get involved, and enjoy their favorite hobbies and activities.

We pass out a monthly calendar to inform each resident of upcoming activities, and copies of this calendar can be obtained at the front desk. Click here to view our online activities calendar.

Is smoking permitted?

For the safety and health of our residents and staff, The Carolinian Retirement Community is a smoke-free community. We do, however, have designated smoking areas outdoors. Please ask the front desk for the location of the designated outdoor smoking areas.

Who do I talk to about questions in regard to financials, billing, and/or application paperwork?

At The Carolinian we have a full-time business office manager. Our business office manager will answer any questions you may have regarding financial or billing concerns. To make an appointment with our business office manager, please contact the front desk.