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Columbus Assisted Living

There are 29 Assisted Living Facilities in Columbus, OH.

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    Sterling House Of Westerville is a large Assisted Living facility located in Columbus at 6377 Cooper Road. Sterling House Of Westerville provides Ass...

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

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    Trillium Place is a large Assisted Living facility located in Columbus at 3500 Trillium Crossing. Trillium Place provides Assisted Living services f...

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    The Woodlands of Columbus

    The Woodlands Of Columbus is a large Assisted Living facility located in Columbus at 5380 East Broad Street. The Woodlands Of Columbus provides Assis...

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    Sunrise of Bexley

    Sunrise Of Bexley is a large Assisted Living facility located in Columbus at 2600 East Main Street. Sunrise Of Bexley provides Assisted Living servic...

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    Sunrise on the Scioto

    Sunrise On The Scioto is a large Assisted Living facility located in Columbus at 3500 Riverside Drive. Sunrise On The Scioto provides Assisted Living...

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    Abbington Arlington Assisted Living is a Assisted Living facility located in Columbus at 1320 OLD HENDERSON ROAD. Abbington Arlington Assisted Livin...

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

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    Creekside At The Village is a Assisted Living facility located in Columbus at 2200 WELCOME PLACE. Creekside At The Village provides Assisted Living ...

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    Dr. Roy A. Burkhart Center is a Assisted Living facility located in Columbus at 1802 RIVERSIDE DRIVE. Dr. Roy A. Burkhart Center provides Assisted L...

Columbus, OH Assisted Living Facilities


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, Assisted Living facilities provide daily nutritional meals, bathing, grooming, dressing, medication management and more.

Also, these 29 Assisted Living facilities 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 Assisted Living?

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 Assisted Living Facilities

Description and Size

Assisted Living 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 Assisted Living 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 Assisted Living 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 Assisted Living Community 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.


Assisted Living 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 Assisted Living 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

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 Assisted Living is through Long Term Care Insurance, Veteran’s Aid and family members. Unfortunately, Medicare or Medicaid does not cover the costs of Assisted Living in Columbus. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.


Ohio Licensing

The 29 Assisted Living 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 Assisted Living 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 Assisted Living representative will be more than happy to help you.