The 5 Best Assisted Living Facilities in Brunswick, OH for 2023
There are 6 Assisted Living Facilities in the Brunswick area, with 6 in Brunswick and nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Brunswick is $3,820 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,895. Cheaper rated regions include North Royalton with an average starting cost of 3,181.
To help you with your search, browse the 179 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Brunswick. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Brunswick 4.9 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Wadsworth with an average rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
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Directory of Assisted Living Facilities in Brunswick, Ohio
Plum Creek Senior Living Community
891 Marks Road, Brunswick, OH, 44212
"First of all it is not often that you find a family owned business around here-especially not an assisted living. The owner is always around and he has been in the business for a long time. Most of their directors have been there for 10+ years. Th..."READ MORE
Brookdale Medina South
100 High Point Drive, Medina, OH, 44256
"Dad is at Brookdale Medina South. The facility is very good. It is homey. The staff's care and concern for him are excellent. They're like family. They have exercises, puzzles, art classes, traveling DVDs that they can watch, and bingo. The food i..."READ MORE
Sunrise At Parma
7766 Broadview Road, Cleveland, OH, 44134
"Sunrise At Parma was a very nice-looking place. It was a smaller place than the others I've toured, they had about 50 residents. It felt very homey to me. In a lot of the other places I went to, you hardly see anybody, but when we were here, you s..."READ MORE
Vista Springs Greenbriar Village
8668 Day Drive, Parma, OH, 44129
"Vista Springs Greenbriar has been my father's home for three years. One of the most remarkable aspects of living at Vista Springs for my father is the ability to be as independent as he wants - and some days that is more so than others! However si..."READ MORE
Cardinal Court Assisted Living and Memory Care
18719 Drake Rd, Strongsville, OH, 44136
"I had an in-person tour of Cardinal Court Assisted Living and Memory Care. I was very impressed with everything. They were very thorough in explaining everything to me and very patient. It was a very good tour. The place seemed quite pleasant. The..."READ MORE
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Vitalia Active Adult Community at North Royalton
8239 York Road, North Royalton, OH, 44133
"Mom is at Vitalia Active Adult Community at North Royalton. The staff is very caring. The place is clean and spotless. The food is good. Sometimes they just have trouble with their phone lines. Other than that, there's plenty of activities. They o..."READ MORE
Broadway Creek Senior Living
1046 North Jefferson Street, Medina, OH, 44256
"My dad moved in. So far we've visited him outside, and it was kind of nice that we could see him, but other than peeking through his bedroom window I have no idea what the inside of the facility looks like. I think it's a good size for him; it's t..."READ MORE
Vitalia Senior Residences at Strongsville
21452 Royalton Road, Strongsville, OH, 44149
"I liked Vitalia Senior Residences at Strongsville. My tour experience was very good. They had a lot to offer. I liked the way their dining room was set up. The rooms were pretty. They're spacious and secure to keep an eye on my mom when she's ther..."READ MORE
Vitalia Senior Residences at Montrose
4041 Heritage Center Drive, Copley, OH, 44321
"I toured Vitalia Senior Residences at Montrose for my mom and dad. The facility is beautiful. It's brand new. The accommodations were great. The outdoor area was great. There wasn't anything bad about it. The rooms were great. The food menu was aw..."READ MORE
Middleburg Heights Assisted Living
15435 Bagley Road, Middleburg Heights, OH, 44130
"I stayed a year ago for two months. The staff was very friendly and helpful. They had three meals a day in a shared dining room. The food was excellent. My only complaint was that their servings were too large. The rooms were very large. The resid..."READ MORE
The Inn at Apple Ridge
3308 Brecksville Rd, Richfield, OH, 44286
"We toured The Inn at Apple Ridge. They showed us the whole thing. We started in the assisted living and then we walked into the memory care area to see that whole section. It was all very nice. It was beautiful. When you walk in, the dining room i..."READ MORE
Brookdale Camelot Medina
49-A Leisure Lane, Medina, OH, 44256
"I toured Brookdale Camelot Medina. I liked the layout. We looked at the two-bedroom, and even the studio seemed very roomy and laid out well. So I like that the best. I felt there were plenty of activities for the seniors. It's a little bit of an ..."READ MORE
Generations Senior Living of Berea
4 Berea Commons, Berea, OH, 44017
"Generations Senior Living of Berea is a clean place. There's no smell at all. My mother has an efficiency apartment that has a bedroom area, a living room, a kitchen area, and a very accessible bathroom. They housekeep for her, do her laundry, and..."READ MORE
14277 state road, North Royalton, OH, 44133
"We have chosen Royalton Woods for my mom. The pricing was reasonable. They have a doctor that comes in. It's also close to me. The staff was exceptional. The food looked amazing. For the day, you have a choice of two meals. They have a menu you ca..."READ MORE
Generations Senior Living of Strongsville
18960 Falling Water Road, Strongsville, OH, 44136
"Moved Mom in, in May of 2016. It was like a piece of heaven for both Mom and I. The apartments are so nice and the staff from aides, to admin to nursing are all wonderful. They treat each resident and the family members of residents all with a ..."READ MORE
7040 Hepburn Road, Middleburg Heights, OH, 44130
"Parkside Villa was stellar. My mother was there as a resident for a while. I would highly recommend it. The facility was well designed. It was very clean and didn't smell like urine. It was very well-staffed with doctors and nurses, like if you ca..."READ MORE
Greenbrier Healthcare Center
6455 Pearl Rd, parma heights, OH, 44130
"It's a small assisted living, and the residents had their own apartments. We saw the dining room, which was nice. We also saw several of the apartments. There were only 28 people there, but they can take more. It looked good if your loved one coul..."READ MORE
Altenheim Senior Living
18627 Shurmer Rd, Strongsville, OH, 44136
"My dad has been living at Shurmer Place Memory Assisted Living (Altenheim Senior Living) for almost two years. I am very happy with the quality of care and love he has been given, and the respect he has been shown, while there. Shurmer Place MAL..."READ MORE
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Brunswick
Brunswick, Ohio, is an ideal location for seniors, being named the best Ohio city to live in and ranked second highest in the entire nation in terms of livability. There are currently 4,079 seniors who call this great retirement spot home, some of whom may need extra help when it comes to the activities of daily living. For those seniors who require extra assistance, there are two assisted living facilities located within city limits, with 29 more in nearby communities.
In Brunswick and throughout the entire state, assisted living facilities are called Residential Care Facilities and are overseen by the Ohio Department of Health.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Brunswick
- Brunswick’s cost of living is 98, two points lower than the national average of 100, which could make the city more affordable for seniors with low incomes than other cities in Ohio.
- The air quality in Brunswick is moderately good, which could be beneficial to seniors with breathing difficulties. Brunswick ranks 67, nine points higher than the U.S. average of 58 on a 100-point scale where 100 is considered the best air quality.
- Brunswick has cloudy, wet weather with 38 inches of rain and 68 inches of snow annually. The city only has 161 sunny days each year, 44 less than the U.S. average of 205. Active seniors may not have as many opportunities to participate in outdoor activities in Brunswick as they would in other Ohio locations.
- Ohio retirees are not taxed on Social Security benefits, although they are partially taxed on pensions and fully taxed on retirement savings account income. Brunswick seniors may find this leaves more money in their wallets for healthcare expenses.
- Seniors may feel safer in Brunswick than in other Ohio cities due to the low crime rates. The city has a violent crime rate of 9.9, which is less than half of the national rate of 22.7, and a property crime rate of 17.3, which is half the the national rate.
- The Brunswick area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Brunswick Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Assisted Living in Brunswick
Assisted Living costs in Brunswick start around $3,820 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.
It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Brunswick and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.
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Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Brunswick
The state of Ohio has an Assisted Living Waiver Program that might be of interest to Brunswick seniors. Although this program covers care expenses, it does not cover room and board. Seniors wishing to apply for this program can keep in mind that there are only a limited number of spots available. All applicants must be Medicaid eligible.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Ohio page.
More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living
While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:
- Veterans Benefits
- Life Insurance Policy
- Long-Term Care Insurance
- Reverse Mortgage
For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Brunswick
Brunswick and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.
To see a list of free assisted living resources in Brunswick, please visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Brunswick
Brunswick-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Ohio are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page for more information about these laws.