The Gardens at Sumter, formerly McElveen Manor, Affinity Living Group, nursing home, assisted living and memory care, Sumter SC care
Front Entrance to Gardens at Sumter

Welcome to

Gardens at Sumter

2065 McCrays Mill Rd  •  Sumter, SC 29154  •  (803) 778-9690

Schedule a Visit
Service Level:  Assisted Living  Memory Care  Short-term Stays

A pleasant room, a hot, fresh meal, a game night with new friends – The Gardens at Sumter combines all of the comforts of home with the health and personal care needed to live fully and comfortably. Our staff is dedicated to providing a safe, warm, engaging environment for everyone, whether a person needs help with a few daily tasks or the comprehensive support of our Memory Care Program. It’s all part of our mission to help every resident live their "best life."

Memory Care Program

  • Specialized training for staff in Alzheimer’s and memory care, which may include techniques like validation therapy, reminiscence and personal history, behavior management, and life enrichment activities, and others
  • Specially designed and secured physical environments, intended to help residents remain oriented and comfortable in their surroundings
  • Structured and unstructured activities throughout the day, for groups or individuals
  • Therapeutic menus and dining assistance to ensure proper nutrition and hydration, which can help minimize the symptoms of dementia and maintain overall health
  • Secured entrances and courtyards, to help protect residents who may display exit-seeking behavior
What We Offer
  • Two Facilities: Assisted Living and Memory Care
  • On-Site Beauty Salon and Barber Shop
  • Cable TV Available in All Rooms
  • Individual Climate Control in All Rooms
  • Furnished Rooms if Desired
  • Activity Area
  • Outside Areas Furnished with Rocking Chairs
  • Complete Dining Program (3 Meals and Snacks Daily)
  • Special Diets as Needed or Required
  • Transportation Provided
  • Building Maintenance Personnel on Site
  • Full-Service Housekeeping and Laundry
  • Comprehensive and Fun Activity Program
  • Whirlpool Tub for Relaxation
  • Ice Cream Parlor
  • Conference Room
  • Wii Gaming System Equipped with Wii Sports
  • Alzheimer’s Support Group
  • Adult Day Care
  • Emergency Call Systems in Rooms