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Columbus Assisted Living

There are 29 Assisted Living Facilities in Columbus, OH.

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    Sterling House Of Westerville

    Sterling House Of Westerville is located in Columbus at 6377 Cooper Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Sterling House Of Weste...

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    Emeritus At Chestnut Hill

    Emeritus At Chestnut Hill is located in Columbus at 5055 Thompson Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Emeritus At Chestnut Hill...

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    Trillium Place

    Trillium Place is located in Columbus at 3500 Trillium Crossing and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Trillium Place provides Assisted...

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    The Woodlands of Columbus

    The Woodlands Of Columbus is located in Columbus at 5380 East Broad Street and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . The Woodlands Of Colu...

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    Sunrise of Bexley

    Sunrise Of Bexley is located in Columbus at 2600 East Main Street and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Sunrise Of Bexley provides Ass...

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    Sunrise on the Scioto

    Sunrise On The Scioto is located in Columbus at 3500 Riverside Drive and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Sunrise On The Scioto provi...

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    Abbington Arlington Assisted Living

    Abbington Arlington Assisted Living is located in Columbus at 1320 Old Henderson Road and classified as a Assisted Living facility . Abbington Arlin...

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    Ambassador Suites At Forum/knightsbridge

    Ambassador Suites At Forum/knightsbridge is located in Columbus at 4590 Knightsbridge Blvd. and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Amba...

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    Creekside At The Village

    Creekside At The Village is located in Columbus at 2200 Welcome Place and classified as a Assisted Living facility . Creekside At The Village provid...

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    Dr. Roy A. Burkhart Center

    Dr. Roy A. Burkhart Center is located in Columbus at 1802 Riverside Drive and classified as a Assisted Living facility . Dr. Roy A. Burkhart Center ...

Assisted Living Facilities in Columbus, OH



29 Assisted Living facilities are located in the city of Columbus, Ohio or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One. In Columbus, depending on its residents’ care needs, these Senior Living facilities provide daily nutritional meals, bathing, grooming, dressing, medication management and more.

Also, these 29 facilities in Columbus can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Columbus Need Assistance?

Seniors in Columbus will typically need this type of long term care when it is unsafe to live by themselves at home or they need assistance with their ADLs (Activities of Daily Living). Residents in these types of Ohio senior living facilities in can either be independent, need assisted living, and can be diagnosed with Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease.


Types of Facilities in Columbus

The size of an Assisted Living facility in Columbus can vary from a small, residential board and care home to a large “resort-style” community.


A. Small Care Home Facilities

Description and Size

Board and Care Homes located in Columbus are regular residential homes in the neighborhood that have been converted to care for 6 to 10 senior residents. These care homes are licensed by Ohio’s State Licensing Division and permitted by the City of Columbus.

Types of Residents

Residents in these Columbus care homes prefer a “home-like” intimate setting that they are used to at home. While there are many small residential care homes that provide activities, pet and music therapy, fitness programs and more, these residents prefer to be with a smaller group of seniors.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

With the smaller facility size and lower number of residents, the Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in a Columbus Board and Care is 1 Caregiver for every 2 to 3 residents.


B. Large Communities

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Columbus will look like a large resort or hotel with 50 to 200 residents. These care facilities will usually be located in commercial areas and are also regulated by Ohio’s State Licensing Department. These large senior living facilities can also have a secure Memory Wing that can keep residents suffering from Alzheimer’s safe from wandering.

Some nationally recognized  Communities that may be in Columbus or nearby are familiar names like Sunrise Senior Living, Brookdale Senior Living, Emeritus Senior Living, Atria Senior Living, Belmont Village, Senior Lifestyle, Holiday Retirement, and Five Star Senior Living to name a few.

Types of Residents

Seniors living in a Columbus these Communities will typically prefer a large community due to the daily schedule of activities, higher levels of socialization with other residents, chef prepared meals, music and pet therapy, music and art classes, fitness classes and regular outings.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

Due to the large size of the facility and higher number of residents, the typical Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in Columbus can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents.


Costs in Columbus

The average cost of Assisted Living in Columbus is $ 3920 per month (source: Genworth Financial). Whether your loved one prefers a small residential care home or a large community, the lowest cost care and rent starts at is $ 1980 and can go as high as $ 7770 depending on the level of care needs. To find out what factors play a part of the monthly cost, Click Here.


Paying for Care in Columbus

Paying for Assisted Living in Columbus can be done through a variety of ways. Most residents and families pay for care out of pocket or also called “Private Pay.” Other methods of paying for this type of Senior Living is through Long Term Care Insurance, Veteran’s Aid and family members. Unfortunately, Medicare or Medicaid does not cover the costs of care and rent in Columbus. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.


Ohio Licensing

The 29  Facilities in Columbus are licensed, inspected and regulated by Ohio’s Department of Health Division of Quality Assurance. Their responsibilities are to have the administrators currently licensed, inspect the senior housing facility before it opens, ensure the facility is operating up to standards and the residents are receiving good care.


We encourage you to browse through our Facility Listings in Columbus to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Columbus, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


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