3 Assisted Living Facilities in Eaton, OH

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Eaton, OH

The Greenbriar

Provides: Assisted Living
501 W Lexington Road, Eaton, OH 45320
"During my visit to this facility was very satisfied with what a saw each and every person living in this nursing home was treated with the utmost respect I have ever saw seen. I used to believe..." More

Vancrest Assisted Living & Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1600 park avenue, Eaton, OH 45320

Eaton Grand Manor Residential Care

Provides: Assisted Living
119 West Somers Street, Eaton, OH 45320

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Eaton

    Eaton is a small suburb of Dayton, Ohio, and is home to the annual Preble County Fair. The population of Eaton is just 8,200, but 21% are seniors aged 65 and older. This is a demographic that will likely need housing in an assisted living facility as they age, where the staff is on hand around the clock to help with mobility, daily living tasks and light health care. To accommodate these seniors, Eaton is home to 3 assisted living homes. 

    In the state of Ohio, assisted living facilities are referred to as residential care facilities. They are licensed and regulated by the Ohio Department of Health. Each facility is subject to an unannounced inspection at least once per year, and staff working there are required to have certain certifications and training. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Eaton

    • Residents of Eaton enjoy all four seasons, with warm and mild summers and winters with temperatures that drop into the teens. There is heavy snow in the winter, which may uncomfortable for seniors sensitive to excessive cold. 
    • While violent crime in Eaton is lower than the national average, at 13.8 compared to 22.7 on a scale of 1 to 100, property crimes are notably higher, rating 62.1 compared to the U. S. average of 35.4. Property crimes include theft, so seniors are encouraged to use caution and common sense when out in the community. 
    • The Eaton area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Preble County Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness
    • The state of Ohio provides a Homestead Exemption for seniors and those with a qualifying disability. This reduces the amount of property taxes paid by those who are eligible. 
    • The cost of living in Eaton is lower than the national average, which is rated at a baseline of 100. Eaton's is 84.4, with housing costs coming in at 67.1. Lower costs for housing can affect the operating costs for assisted living communities, too, making them more affordable for seniors on a budget.
    • Eaton has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Preble County Council on Aging, an organization that helps seniors access benefits and resources in the community as well as two senior centers.

    Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Eaton

    Average Monthly Costs

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    Assisted Living costs in Eaton start around $0 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 Eaton 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.

    Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Eaton

    The state of Ohio offers the Ohio Assisted Living Waiver Program to help offset the costs of accommodations for seniors receiving Medicaid. This is open to individuals who meet certain income guidelines and healthcare needs. 

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Ohio page.

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    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 Eaton

    Eaton 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 Eaton, please visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Eaton

    Eaton-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.

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Eaton

    • Review of The Greenbriar

      My brother-in-law stayed at The Greenbriar in Eaton. He ran out of Medicare money so he's at home now trying to take care of himself. I was not there and there wasn't anybody in the building. There... Read more

    • Review of The Greenbriar

      The quality of service has rapidly declined at the Green Briar facility. The staff in the assisted living was cut in half. For the past year, there has not been qualified or consistent assigned per... Read more

      Time for Change
    • Review of The Greenbriar

      We visited The Greenbriar because of the residents that they have and the types of program that they offer. The facility itself was very clean. It had no odor and, to me, that was important. Their ... Read more

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