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The Oaks at Sumner Avenue Apartments

The Oaks at Sumner Avenue Apartments

1253 Sumner Avenue
North Charleston, SC 29406


  • 1BR
  • 18 Units
  • Persons with DisabilitiesIn addition to housing, we provide activities, health and medical care, transportation, and individual case management to encourage independence.
  • OtherWe periodically provide other types of housing beyond housing for seniors, veterans, families and persons with disabilities.
  • Equal Housing Opportunity
  • Handicap accessible
  • Partnership for Sustainable Communities


The Oaks at Sumner Apartments are located in North Charleston and are a bright spot in the area. Each building is composed of 4-6 units so privacy is maximized. This property is located within 2 miles of shopping and services.


      • Services provided by the local mental health center
  • On-site mental health staff ensure that each resident receives the medication and counseling necessary to live independently
  • Community building
  • Laundry facilites available on-site

How to Apply

Each Volunteers of America property has its own leasing office and its own application process.

Please contact each property directly if you or someone you know is interested in applying for an affordable apartment in one of our communities. The property staff can answer your questions regarding apartment availability, rent, income requirements or restrictions and how to obtain an application to apply for housing.