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Senior housing types near Columbus, OH

  • Creekside at the Village

    Creekside at the Village

    2200 Welcome Place, Columbus, OH 43209
    (6)
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    As part of Wexner Heritage Village — Central Ohio's oldest and most trusted source of senior healthcare and housing services — Creekside at the Village is uniquely positioned to give older adults a one-of-a-kind independent and assisted living experience. Sophisticated, elegant and warm...

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  • First Community Village

    First Community Village

    1800 Riverside Drive, Columbus, OH 43212
    (25)
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    First Community Village has been serving seniors in Upper Arlington and greater Columbus for over 45 years. First Community Village will always be a place hat encourages independence, wellness and personal growth, respecting each person's right to live at their own pace, on their own terms.

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  • Kensington Place

    Kensington Place

    1001 Parkview Blvd, Columbus, OH 43219
    (20)
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    CALL US NOW for our Back to School Fall Promotion!Take financial possession by September 21 and enjoy October rent free. Nestled in a wooded setting between Bexley and Gahanna, LSS Kensington Place is a warm and wonderful place to call home. Let us show you how being a part of the Kensington family...

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  • Gardens of Scioto

    Gardens of Scioto

    433 Obetz Rd, Ste 200, Columbus, OH 43207
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    Capital Health Senior Living - Where the Concept of Community Is Still Celebrated! Families have trusted our company to care for their loved ones for over twenty-five years! Gardens of Scioto has the distinct advantage of being part of a larger healthcare campus that includes independent living,...

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  • Bickford of Scioto

    Bickford of Scioto

    3500 Riverside Dr, Columbus, OH 43221
    (36)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • The Forum at Knightsbridge

    The Forum at Knightsbridge

    4590 Knightsbridge Boulevard, Columbus, OH 43214
    (19)
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    A hallmark of the Central Ohio senior living community, The Forum at Knightsbridge is a well-established retirement community offering independent living, assisted living, memory care, long-term nursing care, and rehabilitative care. Offering leasing programs with no endowments, The Forum offers...

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  • Cherry Blossom Senior Living NOW OPEN

    Cherry Blossom Senior Living NOW OPEN

    79 Blossom Field Boulevard, Columbus, OH 43213
    (9)
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    There is a place for you or your loved one at Cherry Blossom Senior Living in Columbus, Ohio that centers around friendships, family, a life filled with independence and purpose, tender and trusted care when and how you need it and the feeling that you’re home. Find out more about Cherry Blossom’s...

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  • Eason House

    Eason House

    5249 Rush Avenue, Columbus, OH 43214
    (4)
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    Eason House Eason House is a private residence that is a home for five individuals with the need for memory or assisted care. Our resident to care giver ratio is 2 care givers to 5 residents during waking hours. Each resident is also assigned a personal nurse case manager to provide optimal health...

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  • The Woodlands of Columbus

    The Woodlands of Columbus

    5380 East Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43213
    (41)
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    Discover a vibrant yet relaxed lifestyle at The Woodlands of Columbus, where residents can explore a full calendar of activities while enjoying modern-day amenities and convenient services. Our Columbus, Ohio, Independent Living community also offers Assisted Living and Memory Care services. From...

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  • Esther's Place

    Esther's Place

    5550 Sinclair, Columbus, OH 43229
    (2)
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    Esther's Place is the inspiration of a Central Ohio business woman dedicated to the well-being of the elderly. The name was chosen in memory of her mother, Esther Pyle, who even in her late nineties wanted to live as independently as possible. Thus her daughter purchased a ranch-style home on...

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  • Friendship Village Columbus

    Friendship Village Columbus

    5800 Forest Hills Boulevard, Columbus, OH 43231
    (20)
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    Friendship Village of Columbus is a not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community established in 1978. Nestled in a residential setting on 25 acres of naturally wooded grounds, we are conveniently located near downtown Westerville. Our community is based on respect for older adults and their...

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  • Alpine House of Columbus

    Alpine House of Columbus

    1001 Schrock Rd, Columbus, OH 43229
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    Alpine House is dedicated to the health, dignity, and comfort of each of our potential 16 residents providing … ~Private room & bath ~3 home-cooked diet friendly meals ~Social activities ~Laundry & Housekeeping ~Monitored Meds & Showers ~All our services for 1 reasonable monthly price (no step –...

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  • Brookdale Trillium Crossing

    Brookdale Trillium Crossing

    3500 Trillium Crossing, Columbus, OH 43235
    (56)
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    Make our house your home, and live a more lovely life.  Visit Brookdale Trillium Crossing and you’ll find a stunning, pet-friendly senior living community offering independent living and assisted living services in Columbus, Ohio. Our city has been ranked as one of the best cities in America by...

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  • Brookdale Westerville

    Brookdale Westerville

    6377 Cooper Road, Columbus, OH 43231
    (42)
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    Safe. Secure. But still, spectacular. For seniors looking for a redefined kind of independent living without sacrificing 24/7 security, this community might be the perfect choice. Visitors will find exceptional assisted living and memory care services in a peaceful and home-like setting,...

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  • Danbury of Columbus

    Danbury of Columbus

    2870 Snouffer Rd, Columbus, OH 43235
    (15)
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    Danbury in Columbus is an assisted living community located in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Columbus, which was ranked in BusinessWeek's 50 best cities in America, features endless events, attractions and dining and shopping opportunities. With guided tours through museums and factories, live...

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  • Chestnut Hill Senior Living

    Chestnut Hill Senior Living

    5055 Thompson Rd, Columbus, OH 43230
    (71)
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    Brookdale Chestnut Hill is an exceptional assisted living and memory care community located in the fun and vibrant city of Columbus, Ohio. Situated on 10 wooded acres, our setting provides a peaceful environment where residents can walk through our paved pathways and savor the gorgeous scenery....

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  • Claremont Retirement Village

    Claremont Retirement Village

    7041 Bent Tree Blvd, Columbus, OH 43235
    (58)
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    Claremont Retirement Village is “a warm and friendly place to live”. Located on 12 acres of neatly landscaped grounds gives residents plenty of space for walks. The Village offers worry-free retirement living, companionship and independence. Our attractive 200 apartments garden style and park like...

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  • Polaris Retirement Community (Opening Spring 2020)

    Polaris Retirement Community (Opening Spring 2020)

    9180 Antares Avenue, Columbus, OH 43240
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    Greetings! Thank you for your interest in Polaris Retirement, an incredible, new community opening in early 2020. Our residents in Independent Living and Assisted Living will experience a fabulous, worry-free retirement lifestyle where they can treasure the truly important things in life! Situated...

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  • My Friends Place in Unity

    714 Miller Avenue, Columbus, OH 43205
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    My Friends Place in Unity is a senior residential care home that is located in the populous city of Columbus, OH and in Franklin county. Columbus is the capital of Ohio and is home to the large Eastland Mall shopping district. The group home setting is situated right by the major freeway of the city...

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  • A Blessed Business of Family Homes

    1717 Milford Avenue, Columbus, OH 43224
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    A Blessed Business of Family Homes is a senior care home that is located in the large, capital city of Columbus, OH and in Franklin county. Columbus is one of the larger cities in the country and is home to the large Eastland Mall Shopping Center. The group home setting is in close proximity to many...

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  • A Blessed Business of Family Homes

    1848 E. North Broadway, Columbus, OH 43224
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    Situated in the large city of Columbus, Ohio, A Blessed Business of Family Homes provides assisted living facilities to seniors. Some residents may have an active lifestyle but might require help with daily needs so we offer a good balance of care to ensure that they keep their independence and that...

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  • Oakleaf Village of Columbus

    5500 Karl Road, Columbus, OH 43229
    (36)
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    Oakleaf Village of Columbus is an assisted living community located in the growing town of Columbus, OH. Columbus is located in Fairfield, Delaware and Franklin Counties, and home to just over 836,000 people. Columbus has a lot of great stores, shopping, and restaurants allowing residents the...

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  • The Ashford on Broad

    4801 E. Broad St., Columbus, OH 43213
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  • Bickford of Bexley

    Bickford of Bexley

    2600 E Main St, Bexley, OH 43209
    (32)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Bickford of Bexley affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted...

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  • Carriage Court Of Grove City

    Carriage Court Of Grove City

    2320 Sonora Drive, Grove City, OH 43123
    (21)
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    Carriage Court of Grove City offers a warm and homelike environment, with comfortably furnished common areas and restful outdoor spaces. Our community handicapped accessible and for added security, a 24-hour emergency call system is installed in each suite and bathroom. Daily acts of kindness and...

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  • Brookdale Pinnacle

    Brookdale Pinnacle

    1305 Lamplighter Drive, Grove City, OH 43123
    (26)
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    Putting more living back into your life. It’s time to trade the worry and hassle of homeownership for the comfort and convenience of a life of redefined independence. It’s time to trade the stress of isolated life for the security and safety of a community designed from the ground up to be the...

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  • Brookdale Lakeview Crossing

    Brookdale Lakeview Crossing

    4000 Lakeview Crossing, Groveport, OH 43125
    (45)
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    Live your best life every day. At our Assisted Living and memory care community in Groveport, Ohio, you’ll have assistance with medications, dressing and bathing, as well as services like housekeeping and meals. You’ll also find comfort knowing that staff is on-site 24 hours a day, seven days a week...

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  • StoryPoint Grove City

    StoryPoint Grove City

    3717 Orders Rd, Grove City, OH 43123
    (106)
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    Now open to seniors in Grove City, Ohio, StoryPoint offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care services. From cozy winters indoors to simple spring walks by the Gardens at Gantz, enjoy gorgeous views, stimulating activities and more. At Independence Village of Grove City, the...

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  • Hilliard Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Hilliard Assisted Living & Memory Care

    4303 Trueman Blvd, Hilliard, OH 43026
    (17)
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    OPENING LATE SPRING 2016! Hilliard's Assisted Living Program offers residents a balance of personal care and assistance while allowing for their independence. The innovative At Your ServiceSM concierge services are available even on weekends. The around-the-clock staff supports and motivates...

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  • Our Family Home at Olentangy River Road

    Our Family Home at Olentangy River Road

    6207 Olentangy River Road, Worthington, OH 43085
    (3)
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    Our Family Home has established a new standard for Alzheimer’s and dementia care built upon a desire for making each day the best it can be. We work tirelessly to create a home for those affected by Alzheimer’s or dementia that fosters connectivity and prioritizes their health and safety. Located in...

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  • Sunrise of Gahanna

    775 East Johnstown Road, Gahanna, OH 43230
    (41)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Bickford of Worthington

    Bickford of Worthington

    6525 N High St, Worthington, OH 43085
    (46)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Bickford of Worthington affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living services. From assistance...

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  • Comfortable Housing

    Comfortable Housing

    6268 Brauning Drive, Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
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    We take pride in offering the best environment to our residents. The warmth of the home is evident by the loving atmosphere experienced here. Comfortable Housing is fully committed to providing quality housing and care for our residents. Our goal is to enrich the daily lives of our residents by...

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  • Carriage Court - Hilliard

    3570 Heritage Club Dr, Hilliard, OH 43026
    (41)
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    Carriage Court of Hilliard is the Premier Assisted Living and Memory Care in Hilliard. Specializing in Memory Care, our community offers just the right amount of stimulation, engagement and care needed to thrive and maintain the highest quality of life. Built in 1999 and renovated in 2011, Carriage...

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  • Our Family Home at Worthington Galena Road

    Our Family Home at Worthington Galena Road

    6620 Worthington Galena Road, Worthington, OH 43085
    (11)
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    Our Family Home has established a new standard for Alzheimer’s and dementia care built upon a desire for making each day the best it can be. We work tirelessly to create a home for those affected by Alzheimer’s or dementia that fosters connectivity and prioritizes their health and safety. Located in...

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  • Senior Home Choice 2

    Senior Home Choice 2

    6397 Roselawn Ave, Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
    (18)
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    PERSONAL CARE HOMES The Need Many senior citizens find it difficult to remain in their homes, yet they are dissatisfied with the limited choices for going elsewhere. Often, the living environment at many long-term care & assisted living facilities more closely resembles a hospital stay than a new...

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  • Senior Home Choice

    Senior Home Choice

    6394 Roselawn Avenue, Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
    (18)
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    Personal Care Homes offer seniors 24/7 assisted living care in real homes, in real neighborhoods, for seniors who don't want to live in institutional facilities. Whether playing cards at the kitchen table, smelling a pie in the oven, feeding the birds in the back yard, or waving to the mailman,...

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  • Sapphire House

    Sapphire House

    5596 Copenhagen Drive, Westerville, OH 43081
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    SAPPHIRE House is a ranch styled facility nestled in the heart of Westerville, Ohio. Fast and easy access to SR 161 and I-270, minutes away from Ohio Health's Westerville Medical Campus and Mount Carmel St. Ann's Hospital. We are a part of the Huber Village community, surrounded by beautiful parks...

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  • Our Family Home at Northigh Drive

    Our Family Home at Northigh Drive

    137 Northigh Drive, Worthington, OH 43085
    (9)
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    Our Family Home has established a new standard for Alzheimer’s and dementia care built upon a desire for making each day the best it can be. We work tirelessly to create a home for those affected by Alzheimer’s or dementia that fosters connectivity and prioritizes their health and safety. Located in...

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  • Three Creeks Senior Living

    Three Creeks Senior Living

    5435 Morse Rd, Gahanna, OH 43230
    (22)
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    Welcome to Three Creeks Senior Living, a brand new community in Gahanna, Ohio. Here you or your loved one can enjoy a full lifestyle that balances activity, independence and assistance. It includes upscale amenities, chef-prepared meals, concierge services, transportation and enriching...

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  • Friendship Village of Dublin

    Friendship Village of Dublin

    6000 Riverside Drive, Dublin, OH 43017
    (5)
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    Friendship Village of Dublin is a lively, non-profit assisted living community that was originally founded by compassionate and committed residents of Columbus, Ohio. A suburb of Northwest Columbus, Dublin is home to the Memorial Tournament, a stop on the PGA Tour. The Scioto River, which passes...

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  • Paramount Senior Living at Westerville

    Paramount Senior Living at Westerville

    690 Cooper Road, Westerville, OH 43081
    (85)
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    Paramount Senior Living at Westerville is a high quality senior living community located in the Columbus suburb of Westerville, Ohio. The town of Westerville is a special place to call home and features beautiful outdoor areas as well learning opportunities for people of all ages, including an art...

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  • Sunrise of Dublin

    Sunrise of Dublin

    4175 Stoneridge Lane, Dublin, OH 43017
    (16)
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    At Sunrise of Dublin, we do more than make our residents feel at home—we meet their specific needs using an individualized approach and specially tailored services. Whether it's assisted living, memory care, a short-term stay or hospice care coordination, our team provides the care necessary to...

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  • Our Family Home at Longview Drive

    Our Family Home at Longview Drive

    50 Longview Drive, Dublin, OH 43017
    (9)
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    Our Family Home has established a new standard for Alzheimer’s and dementia care built upon a desire for making each day the best it can be. We work tirelessly to create a home for those affected by Alzheimer’s or dementia that fosters connectivity and prioritizes their health and safety. Located in...

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  • Westerville Senior Living (Now Open)

    Westerville Senior Living (Now Open)

    363 Braun Pl, Westerville, OH 43081
    (2)
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    You’re going to feel right at home here. Westerville offers a wonderful blend of urban life with beautiful park-like surroundings. Visit nearby Sharon Woods Metro Park for a nice picnic and walk or some birding around Schrock Lake. Spend an afternoon shopping at Polaris Fashion Place or the Ohio Art...

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  • Inniswood Village National Church Residences

    Inniswood Village National Church Residences

    1195 North Street, Westerville, OH 43081
    (1)
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    Inniswood Village is a new senior community in Westerville that’s designed for life. Residents enjoy a maintenance-free lifestyle in attractive rental apartments next to the serene beauty of Inniswood Metro Gardens. The heart of Inniswood Village is its Town Center, offering many of the conveniences...

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  • Our Family Home at Tonti Dr

    3741 Tonti Drive, Dublin, OH 43016
    (8)
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    Our Family Home has established a new standard for Alzheimer’s and dementia care built upon a desire for making each day the best it can be. We work tirelessly to create a home for those affected by Alzheimer’s or dementia that fosters connectivity and prioritizes their health and safety. Located in...

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  • Brookdale Muirfield

    Brookdale Muirfield

    7220 Muirfield Drive, Dublin, OH 43017
    (32)
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    If you are ready to go seize the day on your next adventure with your grandkids, but need a little bit of help, our senior living community in Dublin, Ohio, might be the right one for you. You’ll also have peace of mind knowing our staff is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to be alerted...

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  • Dublin Assisted Living and Memory Support by Senior Star

    Dublin Assisted Living and Memory Support by Senior Star

    6480 Post Rd, Dublin, OH 43016
    (8)
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    Welcome to Senior Star at Dublin Retirement Village! Dublin Retirement Village is an independent living, assisted living, and memory support community in Dublin, Ohio. Our beautiful, 13-acre park-like grounds connect with the 35-acre Red Trabue Nature Preserve for pristine outdoor enjoyment,...

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  • First & Main of New Albany

    First & Main of New Albany

    245 E Main St, New Albany, OH 43054
    (2)
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    Life flourishes at First and Main. Residents enjoy an abundance of amenities including a chapel, wood shop, on-site theatre, chef prepared meals and more — all incorporated into a vibrant city boulevard and town center design. First & Main is where seniors can find the care they need to stay well...

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Columbus, Ohio

Assisted Living

An assisted living facility is an organized living community which administers support, supervision, and care to independent individuals who do not need skilled nursing services. The services provided often involve aid with activities of daily living. Occupants may be kept under monitoring and evaluation. In select situations, facilities may provide "aging in place", hospice, or respite. Ohio has a number of provisions associated with this kind of facility. Ohio Department of Health supervises this type of facility. Public assistance is available through 1915(c) Assisted Living Program and the 1915(b)(c) Managed Care Demonstration Waiver called MyCare. Staff members obtain training in a number of areas. These include: securing emergency assistance, job responsiblities, facility procedures, and residents rights. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include assistance organizing medication, observation, and verifying labels. There must be one toilet for every 8 residents and one bath or shower for every 8 residents. The minimum number of residents for this facility type is 17. The maximum occupancy is 4 residents per room. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to ensure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as medical diagnoses, psychical history, medication review, and functional status assessment. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include supervision, intermittent nursing services, activities, and medication administration.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many, weather and climate are often a significant influence in choosing a home that's right for your family's needs. On average, the humidity rating for Columbus is about 69%. The average humidity levels peak during the month of December at roughly 74%. Monthly, Columbus gets around 4 inches of precipitation. The most rain normally falls in June with an average of 5 inches in a month. In terms of snow fall Columbus experiences an average of 22.40 inches of snow. The average air quality index rating in Columbus is around 45.7. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index score reaches its max level during December at about 59.6. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. In the summer months, Columbus is around 75°F. The low summer temperature drops to about 61°F during the month of June. The summer high temperature rises to around 87°F during the month of July. In winter months, the average air temperature falls to around 33°F. The winter high gets to about 44°F in the month of December. The lowest winter temperature is roughly 22 °F during the month of January. Columbus has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate.

Demographics and Values

Columbus has a population density of 1,551 people per square mile. The current population of Columbus is growing at a rate of 0.012%. In Columbus, 6.2% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Columbus is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Out of the total city population, 48.7% are male and 51.3% are female. The median age of Columbus is 32 years old. In Columbus, 19.4% of the population are over the age of 55, 8.2% are over the age of 60, 3.9% are over the age of 70, and 2.4% are over the age of 80. During the last presidential election, 6.3% voted for a third party candidate, 59.8% voted Democrat, and 33.9% voted Republican in Franklin county. Racially, the population of Columbus is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.7% other or not specified, 4.1% mixed race, 28.3% black, 6.0% Hispanic, 60.5% white, 5.2% Asian, and 0.2% Native American. In terms of education, 12.2% have a graduate degree, 35.1% have a college degree, and 25.8% have a high-school diploma. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Columbus, out of the total population 0.0% practice Judaism, 4.4% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.0% practice Islam. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Columbus 13.4% practice Catholicism, 4.7% are Methodists, and 4.2% practice another Christian faith. In Columbus, 65.0% are nonbelievers. Out of the total population of Columbus, 10.6% do not have health insurance, 70.2% participate in the labor force, 20.8% live in poverty, and 4.4% are widows. In terms of crime, Columbus has 5.1 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 40.1 property crimes per 1000 residents.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, particularly those who have chronic illnesses or those who require treatment, access to medical facilities might be a key consideration in deciding what type of care is right for them. The top hospitals that service Columbus include Riverside Methodist Hospital, Ohio State University Hospitals, and Doctors Hospital. In total, there are 12 hospitals located in Columbus which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living is a motivating factor in choosing which care choice meets the needs of you or your loved one. The sales tax in Columbus is 5.75%. Per month, the median price of rent in Columbus is around $1,105 and the median value of a house in Columbus costs around $135,042. The rent burden for Columbus is about 18.7% of the average person's monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Ohio

The state of Ohio has 200 hospitals and 341 health centers, providing care to a population of 11,714,810. The three highest ranked hospitals in Ohio are Parma Community General Hospital, Miami Valley Hospital, and Mercy Health-st Rita's Medical Center. In terms of personal well-being, Ohio ranks 35th in healthcare and 39th in quality of life compared to other states. Residents of Ohio enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 44th in the United States. In terms of resources, Ohio has a cost of living index of 92.8, a grocery index rating of 98.7, and a housing index rating of 73.6. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 39, and 31% of the population is over the age of 55. During the latest presidential election, 52% voted for the Republican candidate while 44% voted for the Democratic candidate. In Ohio, 38% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 13,606 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-29%, Mainline Protestant-17%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Ohio there are 565 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Ohio ranks 42nd in the nation.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Ohio is 37.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 49.9 AQI. Ohio experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 79%. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 71°F. The average high summer temperature is around 90°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Ohio drops to around 29°F. The average high winter temperature is around 49°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 14°F in the month of January. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Ohio is around 3.31 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of January at around 9.65 inches. While residents of Ohio mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Ohio can include floods.

Wildlife to be found in Ohio

The state of Ohio has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Poplar, Hornbeam, Pawpaw, and Sourwood. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Eastern Mole, the Eastern Harvest Mouse, the American Bison, or the American Black Bear. The state animal of Ohio is the White-tailed Deer.


Senior Services in Columbus, OH

Elder Law Attorneys

AlerStallings Law Firm

Named No.1 Family Law Firm by Columbus Business First magazine, AlerStallings has committed 100% of its resources, effort and personnel to the practice of Estate Planning and Elder Law.

Dailey Law Offices

Dailey Law Offices has 13 years of experience assisting senior citizens with legal issues unique to their current stage in life including estate planning, probate, and guardianship issues. We look forward to assisting you with your legal issue.

Jarvis Law Office

If you are currently caring for an aging loved one, chances are you’re feeling overwhelmed by all of the legal, financial, and health care issues you’re facing. At Jarvis Law Office, we are here to be a guide through these difficult times. Elder Law is more than just saving estate taxes. Proper planning with a skilled, experienced, and approachable attorney can enable you to: have all your options laid out for you – in plain English, control your property while you are alive and able, take care of yourself and your loved ones if you become disabled, give what you have to whom you want, the way you want, and when you want – without unexpected interference from the government... all while saving every tax dollar, professional fee and court cost possible. Whatever walk of life you come from, now is the time to begin your retirement planning through our Estate Services.

Financial Advisors

Beacon Associates

As a provider of multiple health and life insurance based services, we work with individuals, families, wartime veterans and their spouses, as well as small business owners.

CMP Financial Planning

We provide retirement planning and investment advisory services in order to maximize financial resources before and during retirement.

Kensington Wealth Partners, Ltd.

We help successful individuals and their families make the most of their income and assets, and make the most of their life. We accomplish this by ensuring that a strong financial plan is in place that addresses their income, investment, estate and charitable giving goals as well as long term care options. The planning process includes close family members, as well as accountants, attorneys, insurance advisors, and other partners to create the most effective results.

Health, Medical & Safety

Advanced Home Medical

Advanced Home Medical has been supplying Columbus with respiratory equipment, wheelchairs, hospital beds and other home medical needs for over 15 years.

Ohio Ear Institute, LLC

The Ohio Ear Institute provides specialized services for those with hearing issues, facial paralysis and balance issues. We also provide comprehensive hearing screenings as well as hearing aid fitting and in office repair.

Urban Podiatry LLC

We treat all foot and ankle conditions ranging from painful corns and ingrown toenails to sprains and fractures.

Real Estate Services

Jack Curtis and Associates, Keller Williams Consultants Realty

As a Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Jack is dedicated to meeting the real estate needs of seniors and their family members. He understands the personal impacts of moving. He knows what it is like to sell a home filled with years of memories or to help a parent downsize from the house in which they raised their children. The process can be difficult and requires an expert who can navigate the delicate nature of these changes with genuine care and concern. Jack completed the SRES designation so he can better serve the real estate needs of our senior community. He is one of few Realtors in Central Ohio with this qualification. In addition to the SRES designation, Jack provides senior clients and their families with additional resources beyond the home buying or selling process, because the transition may not always end when the transaction does.

John and Frieda Beegle - Cutler Real Estate

John and Frieda Beegle have helped home buyers and sellers in the Columbus area since 1996. As Senior Real Estate Specialists we have additional knowledge important to senior real estate transactions such as estate planning and tax laws.

The Columbus Team

The Columbus team strives to make the real estate process a pain free process whether you are buying or selling a home. Our experienced agents can assist you with selling your old home and buying a new one throughout the Columbus area.

Senior Moving

A Moving Experience LLC

We provide a stress free “moving” experience for older adults and their families as they begin their next chapter. Our mission is to take the work and worry of moving off your shoulders. Directly or via an established service partner, we can provide the following: Plan, prepare and coordinate your move, design floor plans, prepare the existing home for sale, sort and organize possessions, schedule and oversee movers, handle donations of unwanted items, ship items to family members, arrange for storage and pack/unpack.

Herlihy Moving & Storage

We are one of Ohio's oldest moving companies and have helped hundreds of seniors with move planning, packing, actual move and shipping items. We also offer a senior discount through the Golden Buckeye Program.

Integrity Moving & Storage

Our experienced movers have been helping Ohioans move for over 30 years and we can help you with all phases of moving as well as moving specialty items such as pianos and hot tubs.

Senior Services

Divine Status

Diving Status can help you with transportation to doctor appointments, errands or grocery shopping. You can schedule transportation at any time online.

Transitioning Through Life, LLC

We are Certified Professional Organizers and Senior Move Managers who can assist you in downsizing for a move to a retirement community or smaller residence. We can also provide assistance with organizing and arranging your existing home for those who want to age in place.

Ohio's Estate Auction.com LLC

We specialize in helping people set up and manage estate sales, host online auctions of your items and provide clean out services for residential homes.