10 Assisted Living Facilities near Painesville, OH
There are 10 Assisted Living Facilities in the Painesville area, with 5 in Painesville and 5 nearby.
To help you with your search, browse the 41 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Painesville. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Painesville 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Geneva with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Painesville, OH
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Painesville
Painesville is a small town of 20,000 people tucked away in the northeastern corner of Ohio. The city has grown steadily since its founding in 1798, and today has 10 assisted living communities, referred to as Residental Care Homes (RCH) in Ohio.
Amenities vary by community, but residents in these properties generally get room and board, plus 24-hour staff response in case of an emergency. Residents also get help with regular activities of daily living (ADLs) such as dressing and grooming. Residential Care Homes are regulated by the Ohio Department of Health’s Office of Health Assurance and Licensing, which sets standards for health and safety, staff training and quality of care for assisted living communities throughout the state.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Painesville
Weather in Painesville is similar to the neighboring Cleveland area. Winter temperatures get as low as 21 degrees Fahrenheit, and summer highs rise to 81 degrees Fahrenheit. The Painesville area is close to the lake, which contributes to the city's average of 38 inches of rain per year. The allergens this raises can be an issue for seniors with asthma, and the dry weather in winter can aggravate COPD.
- The cost of living in Painesville is a bit higher than the average nationwide. Unavoidable costs for seniors, such as groceries and health care, are both 9 percent higher than the national average.
- Ohio charges income tax of between 0.495 and 4.997 percent on the state level. Local income tax adds between 0 and 3 percent more to most forms of income, though SSI and some types of retirement income are exempt.
Crime rates in Painesville are about 30 percent lower than the national average. Violent crimes are especially rare, and rates have been consistently falling since 2002.
Laketran provides public transit services to Lake County, including Painesville. Seniors with mobility issues can schedule rides on request for on-demand transportation as needed.
- The Painesville area is home to world-class medical facilities, including TriPoint Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Assisted Living in Painesville
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Painesville 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 Painesville 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 Painesville
Low-income seniors in Ohio may be eligible for the state's Medicaid Assisted Living Waiver and/or the residential state supplement program.
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 Painesville
Painesville 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 Painesville, please visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Painesville
Painesville-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 Painesville
Review of Precious Care Assisted Living Senior Home
The owner is no longer actively engaged or monitoring the facility and his business. Food served is excessively processed, frozen food and not fresh, low salt, or low fat. Kitchen is small. Diet... Read more
Review of Vista Springs Quail Highlands
I visited Vista Springs Quail Highlands a few months ago, and it was really nice. The people there were just wonderful, the mens group were having a get together, and they were asking if we wanted... Read more
Review of Vista Springs Quail Highlands
What a wonderful caring community!!! It feels like home, not a facility!!! The all inclusive costs make the financial planning so much easier and rates are actually less than other assisted living... Read more