The 10 Best Assisted Living Facilities in North Canton, OH for 2023

Directory of Assisted Living Facilities in North Canton, OH

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Heritage Villas

Provides: Assisted Living
905 Pittsburg Ave NW, North Canton, OH 44720
"Heritage Villas is one of the best communities I've seen as far as for the elderly. The staff is attentive. They're always there. Everybody is very friendly. The transition into the facility was..." More

Windsor Medical Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1454 E. Maple St., North Canton, OH 44720
"Windsor has done such a great job with my Dad who lives in their assisted living facility. We had been to another facility in Canton for a brief stay of a few month before Dad moved to Windsor. ..." More

St. Luke Lutheran Community - North C...

Provides: Assisted Living
220 applegrove street, northeast, North Canton,...
"The assisted living at Saint Luke Lutheran Home was brand new. I think they've only opened about a month when I was there, so there weren't too many residents yet. They were still getting their..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Brookdale Canton

Provides: Assisted Living
1119 Perry Drive North West, Canton, OH 44708
"We had a very good tour experience at Brookdale Canton. It was friendly, clean, and cheerful. The food was good. They had one entree, but then they also had the "always available" menu. The..." More

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Caring Star 2022


Provides: Assisted Living
4550 Hills and Dales Rd NW, Canton, OH 44708
"We toured the place we were going to send my mother-in-law to, which is called The Landing of Canton Assisted Living and Memory Care. It was wonderful that's why we picked on that day to go ahead..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Brookdale Barberton

Provides: Assisted Living
487 Austin Drive, Barberton, OH 44203
"My father has moved into Brookdale Barberton. It's a very warm community. There are about 28 residents that live there, and every one of the residents that I've met had been very nice. So far, I..." More

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Allay Senior Care of Meyers Lake

Provides: Assisted Living
3328-3332 13th St. NW, Canton, OH 44708
"We went to Allay Senior Care of Meyers and we liked it. It's a smaller place, but the rooms were awesome, Melissa was wonderful, and she couldn't have been nicer. The place was clean and the people..." More

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Brookdale Alliance

Provides: Assisted Living
1277 South Sawburg Road, Alliance, OH 44601
"Brookdale Alliance had a nice common room and a nice dining room. The apartments were 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom, and they were nice and clean. They weren't bad sized. The staff was friendly, nice,..." More

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Sanctuary Grande in North Canton

Provides: Assisted Living
850 Applegrove Street NE, Canton, OH 44721
"Sanctuary Grande is very nice. My parent's one-bedroom is nice and so far they like it. The staff has been nice and friendly so far. The dining area is very nice and they've been very pleased with..." More

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Danbury Massillon

Provides: Assisted Living
2550 University Drive SE, Massillon, OH 44646
"Danbury in Massillon was excellent, with modern high ceilings and wide hallways. The room was a nice size. It was the largest room they got. It seemed like they had lots of activities. They have a..." More

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Stone Creek Assisted Living & Memory ...

Provides: Assisted Living
1280 S Sawburg Avenue, Alliance, OH 44601
"We've signed and tentatively put a deposit down on a suite in an assisted living at Stone Creek Assisted Living & Memory Care for both my mom and dad. It's a small community. They both have..." More
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The Gables of Green Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2045 Franks Parkway , Uniontown, OH 44685
"I saw The Gables of Green. I saw both assisted living and independent living. It's basically a brand new building. It was furnished nicely for the common areas. From what I saw, they have great..." More

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Brewster Parke, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
360 Wabash Avenue North, Brewster, OH 44613
"I went to Brewster Parke, Inc. I was impressed with their bedrooms. It was very big and had a queen-size bed, TV, microwave, and refrigerator. The building I was touring was brand-new, which may..." More

GreenView Senior Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
4000 Massillon Road, Uniontown, OH 44685
"GreenView Senior Assisted Living has an excellent standard of living and care. The people that have been working there have been working there for their entire career. They really care about their..." More

Canton Christian Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2550 cleveland avenue, nw, Canton, OH 44709
"My experience with Canton Christian Home was terrific, I can do what I want to do and that freedom is very important to me. " More

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Caring Star 2016

The Inn at Belden Village

Provides: Assisted Living
3927 38th street nw, Canton, OH 44718
"The Inn At Belden Village was very, very clean, and there's lots of activity. My dad felt very welcomed there. The outdoor rooms were nice, but they didn't have a pretty view out of the windows. It..." More

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The Canton Regency Senior Living Resi...

Provides: Assisted Living
4515 22nd St NW, Canton, OH 44708
"I liked the different programs, and the apartments that The Canton Regency Senior Living Residences have. The apartments were nice and big. The staff was friendly. The food was good. They have..." More

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Chapel Hill Community

Provides: Assisted Living
12200 strausser street, northwest, Canal Fulton...
"My mother was a resident who suffered from Parkinson’s Disease and the Lewey Body Dementia that is sometimes associated with it. She was in the Memory Support Unit, and I can’t say enough about..." More


Provides: Assisted Living
626 34th Street NW, Canton, OH 44709
"Bethany was a very nice place with wonderful staff. It just was a little small. They only had four men in the assisted living part, and so we were trying to find something a little bigger for our..." More

The Inn at University Village

Provides: Assisted Living
2650 Ohio State Drive Southeast, Massillon, OH ...
"I’m happy with The Inn at University Village. It’s nice and clean. The staff is friendly and professional. The food is good, and the dining room is nice. They’d play bingo. They have karaoke. They..." More

Altercare of Navarre

Provides: Assisted Living
517 Park St, Navarre, OH 44662
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Manorcare Health Services-barberton

Provides: Assisted Living
85 3rd St SE, Barberton, OH 44203
"Manor Care is a convenient place, and my sister likes it there. The surroundings are very nice. The rooms are beds with bathrooms and a place to put their clothes. All the staff I’ve dealt with..." More

Pleasant Pointe Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
220 Third Street Se, Barberton, OH 44203
"We visited Pleasant Pointe. They were very effective in answering all our questions. They gave us a complete tour of the facility and explained what each of their major rooms was used for. They..." More

Pebble Creek Nursing Home

Provides: Assisted Living
670 jarvis road, Akron, OH 44319

Glenwood Care and Rehabilitation

Provides: Assisted Living
836 34th street, n.w., Canton, OH 44709
"My mother needed just a little of help with her medications, but wanted to stay active with her friends. Glenwood provides this for her and more. We love she has her freedom but is still in a safe..." More

McKinley Health Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
800 Market Avenue North, Canton, OH 44702
"I visited this facility for the first time with my mother as we looked for a place for my grandparents. It was beautiful. It had a very classy look to it. It looked like a fine home not a..." More

Amherst Meadows

Provides: Assisted Living
1610 First Street Ne, Massillon, OH 44646
"My sister-in-law is at Amherst Meadows, and it's been a very positive experience with them. The place is very clean and well taken care of. The nurses are always available on short notice to help..." More

Mccrea Manor Nsng and Rehab Center

Provides: Assisted Living
2040 MCCREA STREET, Alliance, OH 44601

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Sprenger Health Care Of Massillon

Provides: Assisted Living
205 Rohr Ave NW, Massillon, OH 44646
"Hospitality House is an “aging in place” retirement community. Our home-like campus includes Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, Assisted Living, and Independent Living options so when a resident’s..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in North Canton

    Located in Stark County, less than 20 miles south of Akron, North Canton is a small rural city that serves as home to just under 18,000 Ohioans. Despite its small size, North Canton has a large senior community, with 21.5 percent of the population aged 65 and older. The city has three assisted living facilities, with 24 others in the surrounding areas of Canton, Barberton, and Wadsworth.

    As with the rest of the state of Ohio, North Canton assisted living facilities, also classified as residential care facilities, are regulated and licensed by the Ohio Department of Health

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in North Canton

    • North Canton's climate is largely standard for the Midwest, with hot summers averaging 82 degrees Fahrenheit and cold winters averaging around 20 degrees Fahrenheit. Seniors sensitive to winter weather should be aware that snow levels are above the national average, coming in around 43 inches per year.

    • Cost of living in North Canton is low. The city has a COL index of 88 out of a national average of 100 - a benefit for seniors on a budget.

    • The tax situation for seniors is relatively advantageous in Ohio, North Canton included, with a marginal tax rate of only 2.97 percent and untaxed Social Security distributions. 

    • Public transportation in North Canton is provided by the Stark Area Regional Transit Authority, with numerous routes available throughout the greater metro area. SARTA is an approved Medicaid provider and offers free and discounted rides for eligible seniors. 

    • Crime is very low in North Canton, providing a safe place for seniors to call home. Versus a national average of 280.5 crimes per 100,000 residents, North Canton boasted a rate of only 93.4 in 2016.

    • The North Canton area is home to world-class medical
      facilities, including Aultman Medical Group North Canton Medical Center and Mercy Health Center of North Canton, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    Paying for Assisted Living in North Canton

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Ohio

    $4,046.00 Canton
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,981.00 Akron
    $3,615.00 Barberton
    $3,260.00 Alliance
    $3,223.00 Massillon
    $3,000.00 North Canton

    Assisted Living costs in North Canton start around $3,000 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 North Canton 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 North Canton

    For seniors living in North Canton, financial assistance may be applicable through Ohio's Medicaid Waiver programs, including the assisted living waiver program. In addition, Stark County is among the 29 other counties participating in the MyCare Ohio program, a managed care program alternative for Medicaid recipients.

    For those who do not have Medicaid, however, there are very few avenues available in North Canton. Seniors who meet state guidelines may be able to receive financial assistance through the Residential State Supplement (RSS) program.

    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 North Canton

    North Canton 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 North Canton, please visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in North Canton

    North Canton-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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    Assisted Living near North Canton, OH

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in North Canton

    • Review of Heritage Villas

      When we first moved our mother into the villas I felt like some of the other reviews, Very pleased. But we moved my mom out after two months. Multiple medication errors occurred with my mom an... Read more

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    • Review of Heritage Villas

      I did a tour of Heritage Villas. The people there were very nice. The facility is a little bit dated. I like the idea that they have their buildings divided up and you have a person in each buildin... Read more

    • Review of Heritage Villas

      Heritage Villas is one of the best communities I've seen as far as for the elderly. The staff is attentive. They're always there. Everybody is very friendly. The transition into the facility was un... Read more

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