The 5 Best Assisted Living Facilities in Saint Clairsville, OH for 2023
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There are 5 Assisted Living Facilities in the Saint Clairsville area, with 3 in Saint Clairsville and 2 nearby.
To help you with your search, browse the 8 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Saint Clairsville. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Saint Clairsville 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Wheeling with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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Directory of Assisted Living Facilities in Saint Clairsville, OH
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Saint Clairsville
Nicknamed Paradise on the Hilltop, the small city of St. Clairsville, Ohio, is located along the Allegheny mountain range in the eastern part of Ohio. The community has a population of just 5,100, 29% of whom are individuals aged 65 and older. Some of these seniors might need accommodations in an assisted living facility as they age. To accommodate these seniors, there are assisted living facilities in the St. Clairsville area.
The Ohio Department of Health regulates and issues licenses to assisted living facilities in St. Clairsville and in all of Ohio.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Saint Clairsville
- St. Clairsville has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Senior Services of Belmont County, an organization that offers events and clubs for the elderly, and helps seniors access resources available to them as well as two senior centers.
Weather in St. Clairsville includes all four seasons. Summers are warm, with July high temperatures averaging in the mid-80s. Winters are cold and can include snowstorms, with January lows in the low 20s. Seniors who have health conditions that worsen in cold weather may find the town uncomfortable.
- The St. Clairsville area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Ohio Valley Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- In St. Clairsville, the overall cost of living is slightly under the national average, at 89.3. Housing costs are 75.5, notably lower than the national average. Low housing costs may make operating assisted living facilities cheaper, which may mean resident room and board fees are lower. This may be important for seniors with limited income.
- Residents in St. Clairsville have access to two different public transportation options. The Ohio Valley Regional Transportation Authority (OVRTA) and the Eastern Ohio Regional Transit Authority (EORTA) both operate bus lines around the town and the greater Wheeling, WV, metro area. Seniors and those with a qualifying disability are eligible for reduced fares.
Violent crime in St. Clairsville is 9.4 and property crime is 8.8. The national averages are 22.7 and 35.4, respectively. These lower crime rates might appeal to safety-cautious seniors and their families.
Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.
Paying for Assisted Living in Saint Clairsville
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Saint Clairsville 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 Saint Clairsville 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 Saint Clairsville
St. Clairsville residents who receive Medicaid may be eligible for the Ohio Assisted Living Waiver Program to help offset the costs of accommodations in assisted living. This is an income-based program open to all who qualify.
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 Saint Clairsville
Saint Clairsville 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 Saint Clairsville, please visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Saint Clairsville
Saint Clairsville-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 Saint Clairsville
Review of Senior Suites at St. Clair Commons
My mother is in Senior Suites at St. Clair Commons. It's very difficult for anybody to be in any kind of facility right now because of the COVID and everybody wearing masks. The one thing I really ... Read more
Review of Beacon House at Forest Hill
When you walk in the staff is very friendly and ask if you need any help. They also will show you to the resident you are visiting and check up on them. The bed sheets are always clean and the room... Read more
Review of Belmont Manor
Overall, the facility of Belmont Manor is very nice. It is clean, well organized, and has a nice layout. There are a lot of activities available for the residents. Meals are well supervised and pro... Read more
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