SENIOR ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY IN SYLVANIA
Charter Senior Living of Oak Openings, Sylvania Ohio’s Premier Assisted Living
Our Assisted Living services are for people who want to continue an active, independent lifestyle but need a little extra support each day. Our community promotes a warm family feel unlike any other senior living community in Sylvania, Ohio. Residents thrive in our familiar, homelike setting with engaging programming, unique amenities and personalized services.
From cooked-to-order meals in our dining rooms to our lifestyle and wellness activity areas to our beauty salon, residents at Charter Senior Living of Oak Openings enjoy a full and fulfilling life in our Assisted Living facility.
What Is Assisted Living?
There are many senior care communities for family members and seniors to choose from; each one serves a different purpose depending on the needs and types of care the resident needs and desires.
Unlike independent living communities and memory care communities, assisted living is focused on helping seniors with the activities of daily living such as getting dressed, bathing, taking medication as prescribed and simply getting around the Sylvania community. Signs that assisted living may be a good option for you or a loved one include:
- Needing help with medication management
- Noticeable weight loss or gain
- Loss of mobility or increase in falls
- Neglecting household maintenance and chores
- No longer able to perform daily tasks of grooming and preparing meals
- Increased isolation
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Experience the Difference the Moment You Visit.
Walk through our doors and see residents who love the familiar, homelike comfort of our welcoming senior living community. Here, you’ll experience a warm, family feel unlike any other senior living community you’ll find.
You’ll see happy residents who are living an engaging, fulfilling lifestyle. You’ll be greeted by our professional staff who are ready to listen to you and learn all about your wants, needs and stories! You’ll see firsthand how our programming, neighborhood design, amenities, personalized services, care and unsurpassed warmth work together to make it easy for residents to live with purpose, opportunity and joy!
Our personalized approach to care truly elevates Charter Senior Living of Sylvania from its competitors. Our services and programming were designed with our individual residents in mind. We constantly seek feedback and ideas from within our community to ensure that life is as engaged and fulfilling as possible.
Our Assisted Living Services At a Glance
- Three meals per day
- Assistance with various daily activities, including bathing, grooming and dressing
- Medication management and monitoring
- Transportation to medical appointments
- 24/7 security and emergency call system
- Pet-friendly community
Familiar. Fulfilling. Fun.
Life at Charter Senior Living of Sylvania helps seniors avoid a common problem with living at home – isolation. Here, residents have countless opportunities to connect with friends, family and staff. We offer many options to stimulate and engage their minds and bodies in a safe and comforting environment.
Residents take baking and art classes. They garden, join clubs and interest groups. They play games and laugh together. Residents enjoy going outside of our campus to Downtown Sylvania to get ice cream, walk in the park, dine at local Sylvania restaurants and more!
Quite simply, they enjoy a life that’s familiar, fulfilling and fun.
Our residents enjoy their retirement to the fullest because they can breathe easier, knowing they’re in a community where it’s easy to live healthily and independently, no matter how health needs may change in the future. Families can let go of the stress of not knowing how their mom or dad is doing. Instead, everyone can focus on enjoying time together – and enjoying all their residential care lifestyle has to offer.
For added peace of mind, our specialized Memory Care program, Flourish℠, is available on site.
Like Home – Only Better.
Located in beautiful Lucas County, Ohio, our Assisted Living community offers open floor plans including a dining room, kitchen, and activity rooms that provide an inviting environment that residents love to call home. Most residents walk out of their apartments and into welcoming common spaces. There are no elevators or endless hallways. Instead, residents enjoy an easy-to-navigate one-story community … it feels like home – only better.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the difference between assisted living and a nursing home?
Overall, the main difference between assisted living and care offered in a nursing home is that nursing homes provide medical and personal care in a clinical setting, while assisted living primarily provides personal care in a homelike, social setting.
Who qualifies for assisted living?
Seniors whose health or well-being requires a higher level of support or those who would benefit from a healthier lifestyle and social engagement qualify for assisted living. Most communities conduct a health assessment that follows state regulations to determine what level of care or assistance is best for each individual.
What kind of services does assisted living provide?
Assisted living communities give older adults personalized care in a residential setting. Most assisted living communities – including Charter Senior Living Assisted Living communities – provide services that includes:
- One to three meals a day
- Monitoring of medication
- Personal care, including dressing and bathing
- Housekeeping and laundry
- Some medical services
- Social and recreational activities
- Care coordination
- Mobility assistance
- Complimentary transportation
Some assisted living communities offer respite care or short-term stays. Additionally, some communities offer access to home care services for those who may need more assistance than is provided at the community but who are not yet ready for a skilled nursing care center.
What is the cost of assisted living in Sylvania, Ohio?
The Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2020 estimates the median monthly rate for assisted living in Sylvania, Ohio is $5,100, which breaks down to around $168 per day. To put that into some context, the same survey says a private room in a nursing home will cost around $310 per day ($9,429 per month). Home health aide services average $163 per day.
Assisted Living pricing at Charter Senior Living of Oak Openings starts at $4,680 per month.
Who pays for assisted living?
While your personal health insurance coverage continues and your pharmaceutical coverage continues, Medicare typically doesn’t pay for assisted living. Most assisted living residents pay for this kind of care from their personal resources or with help from coverage provided by long-term care insurance. Veterans Aid and Attendance Benefits can help cover the cost for eligible Veterans and surviving spouses who are over age 65.