Frequently Asked Questions
How do I become a resident?
If you are interested in becoming a resident, please contact our sales director at 843-754-6940 or complete the online information form here.
Where exactly are you located?
We are located at 194 Spring Street Charleston, SC 29403. We are directly off the crosstown. From Mount Pleasant off 17 South: from Mount Pleasant you will turn off the crosstown at Ashton Street, then immediately turn left on Norman Street then enter our garage. From James Island off 17 North: from the Ashley River Bridge exit the crosstown and drive down Cannon Street to Ashley. Turn left on Ashley Avenue from Cannon Street. Turn left on Septima P. Clark Parkway. Next you will turn off the crosstown at Ashton Street, then immediately turn left on Norman Street then enter our garage.
Is there parking?
YES! We have our own gated, private garage. Once you arrive you will ring the white door bell at the gate. This is attended by our staff for guests to visit anytime from 7am – 7pm, 7 days per week.
Can I drink alcohol?
Yes, you can. We do need a provider to sign off on this. Our staff at Kempton will handle this paperwork for you prior to your move in. We encourage all residents to drink responsibly.
Do I have to switch physicians to move into the Kempton?
No, we will respect your wishes to continue to see your physician of your choice. We do offer medical care on site through MUSC Medical Director Dr. Terrence Steyer and Geriatric Facility Care Specialists run by Dr. John Emmel.
Can I have a pet?
At this time, we are not accepting pets.