About Assisted Living in Columbus, OH
Columbus, the Biggest Small Town in America, is Ohio's capital, located in Franklin County at the confluence of the Scioto and Olentangy rivers. Columbus is easy to navigate thanks to an extensive bus and light rail system, and multiple door-to-door taxi and ride-share options. If you or a loved one want to stay active, but live a maintenance-free lifestyle, assisted living in Columbus may be the answer for you.
What to Expect
- Restaurant-style dining with customized menus
- Regularly scheduled activities that foster friendships, promote wellness and encourage independence
- Apartments with kitchenettes, individual climate controls, emergency alert systems, full baths and wheelchair-accessible showers
- Pet friendly communities
- Attractive outdoor areas for walking, barbecues, gardening and relaxing
- Beauty salon, barber shop, TV lounge, computers, game room, arts and craft center and library
- Housekeeping and laundry service
- Transportation to and from appointments
- Group outings for sightseeing, cultural and entertainment events
Senior Friendly Neighborhoods in Columbus, OH
Crosswoods - Enjoy a hip and trendy ambiance in this quiet, New England-influenced community, just 12 miles northeast of downtown. You'll find lots to do in this walkable community, with a variety of eateries, art shows, a farmers' market, bike paths and concerts on the Green.
Vassar Village – This active neighborhood is very walkable, with close proximity to the grocery, restaurants and shops along wide sidewalks, as well as biking lanes and a handy neighborhood recreation center.
Upper Arlington – The library hosts many community events and if you love golf, the area has numerous choices. Residents enjoy strolling peacefully along the Scioto River at Griggs Park.
Grandview Heights – Take a peaceful hike through Wyman Woods Park, check out a book at the new library and join with neighbors to enjoy local talent at community events like Taste of Grandview.
Gahanna – Enjoy walking, biking and wildlife watching in this community's nature preserve or hit the links at the local golf course.
Activities for Seniors in Columbus, OH
Columbus is a treasure trove of activities perfect for senior residents, including over 50 senior centers that offer programs for health, wellness, recreation, friendship and travel. Seniors living in this exciting city enjoy fishing, water sports and boating in parks and on the numerous waterways. For sports enthusiasts, there's no shortage of professional and college athletics to keep you busy. You can take in the many fairs and festivals held in and around downtown, such as the Jazz and Ribs Festival and the State Fair on the downtown riverfront.
The city features a ballet company, a symphony and community theaters, and you'll love spending an afternoon with friends visiting numerous museums such as the Ohio Railroad Museum and the Motorcycle Hall of Fame.
Finding Assisted Living in Columbus, OH
Call us for a free consultation with one of our friendly, knowledgeable Senior Living Advisors and let us help you or a loved one find a carefree community that meets your needs.