Ohio Assisted Living
Cost of Ohio Assisted Living
The average cost of Assisted Living in Ohio is $3,890 per month. This is higher than the national average which is $2,877 per month.
In Ohio there are 443 Assisted Living Facilities. We can help you find the best matches for your needs.
Ohio Senior Living Options by City
Greater Cleveland Senior Living
Columbus Area Senior Living
Greater Cincinnati Senior Living
Other Areas in Ohio
Map of Ohio Assisted Living Facilities
Paying for Assisted Living in OhioAssisted living in Ohio is paid for privately, either by individuals in combination with their families, or in some cases, by long-term care insurance policies. The Assisted Living Medicaid Waiver will cover the cost of services received in an assisted living facility for qualified low-income individuals, but does not pay for room and board.
Overview of Ohio Assisted LivingThe landscape of The Buckeye State is varied, with the coastal feel of Lake Eerie, pastoral rivers and the stunning Hocking Hills region at the foot of the Appalachian Mountains. With a number of museums, cultural venues, amenities and services easily available, seniors who choose assisted living in Ohio will love the perfect balance of a big-city lifestyle with the quaint, homey feeling of a small town.
Assisted Living in Ohio DefinedIn Ohio, an “assisted living facility” and “residential care facility” are considered the same thing. The Ohio Department of Health defines residential care facilities as homes that provide accommodations for:
- “Seventeen or more unrelated individuals, and supervision and personal care services for at least three or more of those individuals who are dependent on the services of others by reason of age or physical or mental impairment,” or
- “Three or more unrelated individuals, supervision and personal care services for at least three of those individuals who are dependent on the services of others by reason of age or physical or mental impairment, and, to at least one of those individuals supervision of special diets or application of dressings, or provide for the administering medication to residents, to the extent authorized.”