21 Assisted Living Facilities near Toledo, OH
There are 21 Assisted Living Facilities in the Toledo area, with 13 in Toledo and 8 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Toledo is $2,590 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,500.
To help you with your search, browse the 70 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Toledo. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Toledo 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Oregon with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Toledo, OH
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Toledo
Besides being the glass capital of the world, Toledo, Ohio, offers plenty for residents and the area's 34,777 seniors to do between the world-renowned Toledo Museum of Art, the Toledo Zoo, and numerous other area attractions. In the event that some of these seniors require specialized care, there are 12 assisted living facilities in the city, with another seven located in nearby locations.
In Ohio, including Toledo, assisted living facilities are called Residential Care Facilities and are licensed by the Ohio Department of Health.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Toledo
- The Toledo area is home to world-class medical facilities, including ProMedica Toledo Hospital and Advanced Specialty Hospitals of Toledo, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority (TARTA) operates the city's public bus system, making it easy for seniors to travel throughout the city and its suburbs. Seniors who are 65 years or older and Medicaid cardholders can get a monthly bus pass at a discounted rate.
- The average cost of living in Toledo is 77.5, more than 20 points lower than the U.S. average of 100. Low-income seniors may find living in the city more cost-effective, especially when purchasing things like groceries.
Air quality in Toledo ranks 55 on a scale where 100 represents the areas with the cleanest air, three points lower than the national average of 58. This could be of concern to seniors with COPD or asthma.
Toledo's crime rate is quite a bit higher than the national average. Violent crime rates in the city are 55, more than 30 points higher than the national average of 22.7, and property crime rates are 58.6, 23 points higher than the national average of 35.4. However, the majority of the city's crime is related to property damage and theft.
- Summers in Toledo are warm with temperatures rising to 84 degrees, and winters are chilly with temperatures dipping to 19. The city gets 38 inches of snow annually, and 35 inches of rain. Families might want to ensure that facility rooms have individual climate controls to keep their loved one warm in the winter.
Paying for Assisted Living in Toledo
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Ohio
Assisted Living costs in Toledo start around $2,590 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 Toledo 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 Toledo
If you need help paying for the costs of assisted living in Toledo, you can apply for one of Ohio's two financial assistance programs. The Nursing Facility Level of Care Waiver also helps pay for the costs of assisted living. It's part of the state's Medicaid program. Also, the state offers supplemental SSI payments for those who qualify for SSI payments from the Social Security Administration. You can apply for both of these through the Lucas County Department of Job and Family Services Office.
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 Toledo
Toledo 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 Toledo, please visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Toledo
Toledo-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.
Other Options in Toledo, OH
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Toledo
Review of The Glendale Assisted Living
I chose The Glendale Assisted Living for my mom. The place was very clean, sanitary, well kept up, relatively new, and well maintained. The administrator was very helpful, very upfront to us, told ... Read more
Review of Alpine House Toledo
REAT experience. I am one of their beloved patients and their nurses are very nice and always make sure I have what I need. With them I feel like family. I 100% recommend them. Read more
Review of Oakleaf Village of Toledo
Our parents moved to Oakleaf Village in May of 2015. Mom enjoyed living there almost 4 years, and Dad over 5 years. He passed away in July 2020 of natural causes. We cannot say enough about thi... Read more