Vineyard Bluffton announced today they are opening their doors to serve the senior community of Bluffton. Located at 25 Cassidy Drive, the brand new personalized living community made up of 64 assisted living and 32 memory care residences will be the first of its kind in the area.

“The residents of Bluffton and their families will now have access to the latest in personalized living and care for seniors,” said Kevin Suite, President and Chief Operating Officer of Valeo Senior. To schedule an appointment to tour the new community, people are encouraged to call 843.612.0700.

This unique new property not only boasts larger living spaces designed for today’s modern senior, but will contain a spa, wellness area, courtyards, several dining areas as well as industry-leading advanced smart technology throughout the building as a part of parent company Valeo Senior’s focus to evolve the senior living experience. In addition, Vineyard offers dementia care certification and assisted living training for all employees that exceeds state standards.

“As we open Vineyard Bluffton, the health and safety of our residents and employees remains our biggest priority. We are implementing practices that will help reduce the spread of COVID-19 and have been reviewing daily the recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and are complying with local, state and federal guidelines,” said Suite.

Vineyard Bluffton is taking the following actions:

  • New cleaning and disinfecting protocols designed to protect those who reside and work in the community.
  • Investment in equipment and a solution that can quickly and effectively kill 99.99 percent of the viruses, bacteria and fungi that contact surfaces.
  • Routinely disinfecting high-touch and high-traffic areas throughout the community.
  • Utilizing screening protocols and will be monitoring both residents and employees daily for any signs or symptoms of COVID-19.
  • Visitations to residents will be restricted, as directed by sound practice and state and local guidelines.
  • Vineyard’s investment in K-4 Connect allows residents and families to “Virtually Connect”.

This community sets the stage for an unmatched residence experience based on Vineyard’s proprietary residence life program, T.H.R.I.V.E., which focuses on living better.

“Our company is centered on leaving things better and growing community.  You might even say we are obsessed with our customer experience and making it the very best each of us can provide,” said Matt Perez, VP of Operations – Culinary at Valeo Senior.  “At Vineyard, we honor our elders who have contributed greatly to our society, and we are committed to celebrating their lives, their way.”

The Bluffton opening announcement adds to Valeo Senior’s existing projects delivering this fall, with four more in the development pipeline for 2020 and another six to commence in 2021. 

About Vineyard

Vineyard Communities is Valeo Groupe Americas’ signature senior brand and much like a true vineyard, celebrates the seasonality of life. From intimate gathering areas and adventurous programming to securely protected properties and multiple care options, Vineyard residents can enjoy their new phase of life with a living experience that focuses on mind, body and soul.

About Valeo Groupe Americas

Valeo Groupe Americas is an affiliate of Valeo Groupe, a vertically integrated global niche housing platform with offices in Charlotte, London, St. Helier, Madrid, Copenhagen and Stockholm. Valeo focuses on delivering unmatched personalized resident experiences in the senior and student markets it serves. At Valeo our purpose is to leave it better than we found it. This is our commitment to build better, live better and do better, and is rooted in everything we do. Built on a 17-year track record, our tribe of seasoned difference makers – boasts in excess of 200 collective years in real estate banking, investing, development, construction and management across eight countries. Valeo is continuing to change the landscape of niche housing by growing its community and creating happy tribe members, residents and stakeholders around the world. For more information, please visit