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Local Resources on Aging

Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio
The Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio (AOoA) helps older adults and their family caregivers live long, quality, independent lives in its 10 county service area. The Area Office on Aging provides programs and services that help younger and more active older adults remain healthy, active and vibrant for as long as possible, programs and services that help frail older adults remain as independent as possible as well as services and programs for everyone in between.

Arista Home Care Solutions is the premier locally-owned and operated in-home health care and companion care provider in the Toledo area. Providing private duty care, skilled nursing, therapy, and care management, we work with Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurances to serve patients in the safety and comfort of their home. Arista is also certified to assist individuals in the ID/DD and SMI community. We focus on hiring and retaining highly qualified staff, to serve our patients and clients with dedication and compassion. We are locally owned and operated, reinvesting our time and resources in the community in which we live.

Bridge Home Health and Hospice has been providing home health, hospice, and palliative care in nine counties in Northwest Ohio including Allen, Hancock, Hardin, Henry, Putnam, Sandusky, Seneca, Wood, and Wyandot Counties for over 40 years. Our staff is able to provide exceptional care to our patients wherever they call home. Services include skilled nursing, physical/occupational/speech therapy, aides, chaplain, social work and so much more. Give us a call today to learn more about Bridge services and how we can help 419-423-5351! When it matter most…ask for Bridge!

Browning Masonic Community At Browning Masonic Community, our community members are connected to a thriving social community, treated like family, and always feel right at home. Experience the lifestyle with friends through volunteer opportunities, wellness facilities and programs, lifelong learning, and exceptional dining experiences. Join one of the many committees and share the opportunity to write about the future. Nestled on 450 scenic acres along the Maumee River in Waterville, Ohio—Browning Masonic Community offers beautifully appointed garden villas and apartments, with support that adjusts to your changing needs through our full spectrum of healthcare services. Give us a call at (419) 909-3571.

Caregiver Resources Group provides free support to family caregivers through consultation for referrals, relationship issues and planning tools. Contact Mr. Chris Cremean, LSW through the program's website.

Christian Home Care LLC is a locally owned/operated non-medical home care agency established in 2009. Services include: personal care, companionship and if desired spiritual encouragement. We strive to do all things in a manner pleasing to God. We foster personal independence, enhancing quality of life. Services are tailored to meet the specific, individual needs of each person. We have been a Toledo Blade Top Workplace since 2012 with recognition at local and state levels for our service to those in our community. Caregivers complete rigorous onboarding process and continuing education hours. We are like family. “Devoted individuals, providing dependable and exceptional care!”

Elder Abuse Resource Page Link to elder abuse resource page which provides legal guidance to victims. In addition to the general advice provided on the page, there is a free Q&A feature that provides direct access to a retired judge who can provide specific guidance on issues.

Foundation Park Alzheimer's Care Center
is a 125 bed, fully locked Dementia-care facility with over 44,000 square feet for your loved one to move and explore their environment safely. Our goal is to provide optimal care, not just medically, but socially and spiritually as well. Our staff, including a full therapy department are passionate about what they do, and treat our residents as their own family, with dignity and respect. Dementia-trained Activities’ staff offer a wide range of activities from 9:00 a.m. until 8:30 p.m., seven (7) days a week. Insurances: VA contracted, Medicaid pending, based on eligibility.

Franciscan Care Centeroffers skilled nursing care and rehabilitation in a beautiful environment. With a focus on maintaining residents' individuality and dignity, professional nursing staff members are trained to monitor each resident's medical condition and provide services through an individualized care plan. As needs change, our team adjusts the plan, keeping residents and their family actively involved in the decision-making process. Our rehab specialists provide personalized physical, speech and occupational therapies as well as other services needed to maximize performance, independence and get you back to your normal lifestyle. Please visit our website to schedule a tour or call directly to schedule a tour 419-882-6582.

The Gardens of St. Francis - adjacent to Pearson Park and situated on 44 serene acres, The Gardens of St. Francis has been part of the Oregon, Ohio community for 50 years. The campus offers quality senior living services richly grounded in the Catholic tradition and focuses on the unique wants and needs of residents and their families. The Gardens features 60 private skilled nursing suites, 20 assisted living suites, and 19 private memory care suites.

Genacross Lutheran Services
: is a nonprofit company featuring two full Continuing Care Retirement Communities: Wolf Creek Campus located in Holland and our Napoleon Campus in Napoleon. Our campuses offer a full continuum of residential and health care services right on campus, including independent living, assisted living, and skilled nursing medical care and therapy services. When you choose Wolf Creek, you will have peace of mind in knowing your needs can be met right here in the community you call home— and that you will receive priority admission to higher levels of care should your needs ever change. Full time Chaplains and beautiful chapels grace both campuses with 24/7 religious support services. Improving lives – inspired by faith.

HCF Family of Companies is setup to help those in need by offering a continuum of care through our different service lines. We offer skilled nursing and therapy services, long term care, secured Memory Unit and Heritage Home Health. HCF proudly upholds the company's values and mission, which is to be the best provider of care in the communities we serve. The HCF Family of Companies in the Northern Ohio Region include: Heritage Health Care, The Manor at Perrysburg, Bowling Green Manor, Fox Run Manor, St. Catherine's Manor of Findlay and St. Catherine's Manor of Fostoria.

Hospice of Northwest Ohio provides specialized medical, emotional and spiritual care to people of all ages – and their families – living with any end-stage illness in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. Equally important, we also provide support and education to their families and caregivers. The first licensed hospice in Ohio, we have cared for the community since 1981, never turning anyone away due to inability to pay. Our expert staff addresses the individual needs of each patient and family. Additional services available free to the community include caregiver education, bereavement, advance care planning and community education.

The Lakes of Monclova - where family comes to live - is the ideal destination for remarkable senior living in Maumee, OH. Our senior living community is located near I-475.The Lakes of Monclova community offers a wide range of care options and as an added comfort including Independent Living Villas, Assisted Living Apartments, Memory Care Assisted Living, Rehabilitation, and Long-Term Care. Our community is ideally located near a number of healthcare facilities, including St. Luke’s Hospital, ProMedica Toledo Hospital, and Mercy Health-Perrysburg Medical Center. Discover a new style of senior living today at The Lakes of Monclova.

The Lakes of Sylvania is where family comes to live. We are surrounded by a community rich in both culture and natural beauty. We offer Independent Living Villas, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation services. The Lakes of Sylvania empowers seniors to pursue a lifestyle that's as fun as it is fulfilling, where they need minimal assistance or more comprehensive care. So ditch your lawnmower, break up with your tricky flights of stairs, and sign up for days spent doing what moves you. We'll take care of the rest.

The Law Office of Phillip T. Wylkan considers a wisely drafted, carefully executed estate and legacy plan a critical part of a family's wealth management. That is why Attorney Wylkan has focused his practice exclusively on estate planning and elder law. Our guiding principle is to deliver nothing less than the best estate and legacy planning services possible to our clients.

NOMS CPW Healthcare, located at 3130 Central Park West Dr., Suite A, in Toledo, offers physical therapy, medical fitness programs, orthopedic care, rehabilitation, fall prevention, chronic pain management, pelvic health, an on-site aquatic therapy pool and flexible hours. NOMS CPW is part of the larger NOMS (Northern Ohio Medical Specialists) Healthcare group, a rapidly growing multi-specialty, physician group spanning Northern Ohio and beyond in over 40 specialties. A truly physician-led, physician-owned organization with the mission of providing excellent, personalized, team-based care. Visit nomshealthcare.com for more information.

The Northwest Ohio Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association offers a wide variety of free, local programs and services specifically designed for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's and other dementias as well as families, caregivers, and the community. Services include care consultations, 24/7 Helpline at 800-272-3900, education, support groups and more. The Northwest Ohio Chapter serves 24 counties in Ohio and has offices located in Maumee and Mansfield. The Alzheimer's Association's mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. If you are interested in helping us expand our reach into communities, there are several volunteer opportunities available.

The Oakleaf Village campus of Sylvania offers independent living, assisted living, and memory care. The Oakleaf Village building has 145 independent and assisted living apartments across studio, one bedroom and two bedroom units. The Grove on the Oakleaf Village campus is a 48 suite memory care community divided into four neighborhoods grouped by cognitive abilities, to allow each resident to experience their best day, every day. And finally, The Crescent at Oakleaf Village is the newest addition to the campus opening in Spring 2021 which will boast 54 units of luxury independent living for active seniors.

Ohio Living Home Health & Hospice is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ohio Living, is one of Ohio’s premier providers of home health, palliative and hospice services, recognized for quality, innovation, and a positive work environment. Our services range from a variety of housing options in one of our life plan communities through the full range of care and post-acute home health and hospice support for adults, wherever they live. Our staff establishes a strong relationship with each patient built on kindness and trust, which has allowed us to deliver services to more families in their homes. We help you remain safe and comfortable in the place you call home. For more information, call 419.865.1499.

Otterbein SeniorLife is a vibrant, faith-based, not-for-profit ministry founded in 1912, serving older adults throughout Ohio and Indiana. Every Otterbein Community provides a different variety of Lifestyle Choices including: • Independent Living • Assisted Living• Memory Care • Wellness Services • Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitative Care • Long Stay • Hospice Care Northwest Ohio Locations – Otterbein Monclova, Perrysburg, Pemberville, Marblehead, Sunset House & Sunset Village. All levels of service work toward the highest level of independence possible and enhance the quality of life and holistic growth of older persons.

Rehabilitation Hospital of Northwest Ohio provides comprehensive rehabilitative services to people recovering from disabilities caused by injuries or illnesses. We will help our patients regain their physical or cognitive abilities so they can return home at their highest level of independence. We have been nationally recognized in the TOP 10% for In-Patient Rehabilitation for SIX years in a row (2017-2023). We provide the highest level of quality rehabilitation to our patients in our own community. We carry The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for three program certifications: Stroke, Brain Injury and Cardiac rehabilitation. We consider it a privilege and honor to be a vital part of Northwest Ohio and the surrounding communities that we serve.

Right at Home Sylvania is a non-medical provider of In-Home Care Services. Our goal is to keep loved ones safely at home while providing quality services such as: personal care - ambulation assistance, toileting, bathing assistance, personal hygiene, dressing and feeding, companion care, meal preparation, light housekeeping, med reminders, transportation to doctor appointments and errands, and safety supervision. We offer on-site care assessments, custom care plans and client-caregiver introductions. We are Veteran Approved and Private Pay. Our caregivers all have Dementia , Parkinson’s, and Hospice experience. Our service area includes Toledo, Holland, Sylvania, Whitehouse, Swanton, Wauseon, and surrounding areas. Contact us at 419-348-4626.

Senior Behavioral Health(SBH) at the University of Toledo Medical Center is a comprehensive short-term inpatient treatment program for adults 55 and older who are experiencing behavioral and/ or emotional problems. Persons who may need services include those with suicidal ideation, severe depression, acute or severe behavioral changes with psychiatric symptoms such as hearing or seeing things that aren’t there, psychotic, or paranoid behavior. SBH has developed specific programming to meet the needs of patients and create a stable environment to help them overcome challenges and regain functioning while they work toward a fuller enjoyment of life. For self-admission or referring providers seeking to admit a patient, call 419-383-5695.

Sincera Supportive Care and Symptom Relief is the area's first home-based palliative care program, Sincera was developed to address the complex pain and symptom management needs of patients with serious illness. Sincera works with your physician to manage pain, symptoms and stresses of serious illness to enhance your sense of comfort, wellbeing and quality of life.

Skylight Financial Groupis considered by clients, colleagues, and communities as one of the leading financial services firms in Ohio. Skylight serves a large pool of individuals, families, and business owners, with the goal of putting their clients at the center of everything they do. Skylight’s comprehensive and personalized process is designed to determine where you are now, where you want to be in the future, and provide strategies on how to get there. Skylight prides itself on forming genuine relationships internally with each other, and externally with their clients and the communities they serve.

St. Clare Commons is a beautiful campus located near Levis Commons, located on 55 acres, adjacent to St. John XXIII Catholic Community. We have an outstanding therapy staff on-site for the residents and families, and unique interests for activities. The 152 suites feature spacious closets and storage space, private and semi-private suites. We offer rehabilitation, long-term care, memory care, assisted living and independent living. Residents have the freedom to make choices about daily schedules including when to eat or start their day; whether to join in activities, enjoy the privacy of their own room. We have rooms ready for you to move into, for a tour please visit our website to schedule a tour or call or text 419-704-4654.

Swanton Valley Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center is nestled on the edge of Fulton County, a short drive from Toledo. We are a 92 bed skilled nursing facility, with 32 dedicated Memory Care secured unit staffed by upbeat and compassionate caregivers who are well-trained in Alzheimer’s and dementia care. The remaining community is a culture of family and community. We understand the importance of keeping our residents active and engaged. Our highly skilled therapists utilize the latest rehab modalities to optimize the functionality of each individual in achieving outstanding results. Through the combined efforts of our nursing, therapy, activities, social services and dietary departments, we make sure our patients and residents feel at home throughout their stay.

University of Toledo - Psychiatry Dept.The Dept. of Psychiatry guides referrals to the UTMC's five areas including: Inpatient Senior Behavioral Unit, Kobacker Child and Adolescent Behavioral Inpatient Unit (both are located In Kobacker Bldg), Adult Detox from Substances at the UTMC Hospital, Outpatient Recovery SUD Services located at the Ruppert Center and all outpatient Diagnostic Assessments, Counseling and Behavioral health appointments all located in Ruppert Bldg. All of these programs and services are on the UTMC Health Science Campus.

Vibrant Life Temperance is conveniently located in Monroe County and easily accessible from Lambertville, Monroe, and Toledo. Our community sits on five wooded acres of land with beautiful country-like surroundings. Sterns Lodge, our assisted living building, offers deluxe private rooms where residents can get privacy during the day and enjoy a pleasant, safe sleep at night. Public spaces include a comfortably furnished great room with a fireplace and large screen TV, as well as a private dining room for anniversaries, birthdays, or other special meals. Residents can safely enjoy the outdoors on our enclosed front porch (great for visiting!) or our fenced-in side yard with a patio.

Village Caregiving’s mission statement is “keep your heart at home.” This means our goal is to allow the elderly to live as comfortably and safely as possible in their own homes. To accomplish this goal, Village Caregiving employees provide home care assistance to the elderly. Village Caregiving employees help the elderly with activities of daily living like bathing, eating, chores, toileting, grooming, hygiene, and other basic needs. When you call our 24/7 phone line, you will speak directly with a senior-level manager. Village Caregiving is the largest privately owned home care agency in the country.

Visiting Angels
Our comprehensive home care is customized for seniors based on their individual needs and preferences. Our dedicated and reliable caregivers have helped thousands of older adults live happily and safely in the comforts of home while providing their families with peace of mind. If you have a loved one who needs personalized in-home care, contact us today to schedule a free consultation.

Waugh Consulting, LLC
"I work with people that work with people suffering from memory loss." Whether you are a family member or a healthcare professional, I can assist you to have calm, contented and rewarding conversations. Take a look now at the services I can provide."

National Resources on Aging

AOA Directory of Web and Gopher Aging Sites
A compilation of home pages maintained by the U.S. Administmouseion on Aging.

Alzheimer's Association
A good resource for persons seeking general information, caregiver resources, and medical information about Alzheimer's disease.

Alzheimer's Disease Education
and Referral Center

The National Institute of Aging's page on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

American Association of Retired Persons
A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to helping older Americans achieve lives of independence, dignity and purpose.

The American Geriatrics Society
The Web page of the American Geriatrics Society, an organization of professionals in the field of geriatrics.

American Health Care Association
Provides consumer information on services, financing, public policy issues concerning nursing facilities, assisted living and subacute care.

The Gerontological Society of America
Promotes multi and interdisciplinary research in aging and disseminates gerontological research knowledge to researchers, practitioners, and to decision and opinion makers.

An online resource for researchers, educators, practitioners, and others interested in aging and older individuals.

Health Insurance Information, Counseling and Assistance
Provides free, confidential health insurance information , counseling and assistance to Medicare beneficiaries and their families.

National Resource Center on
Supportive Housing and Home Modification

Designed to increase the awareness and availability of home modification so that people can live independently in their own homes.

Internet and E-mail Resources on Aging
Maintained by the Philadelphia Geriatric Center, this is a comprehensive list of commercial services, freenets, listservs, Web sites, and electronic journals.

National Association of
Geriatric Education Centers

An association promoting better health care for older people through a public more informed on aging-related issues.

National Center on Elder Abuse
Contains many resources and publications to help achieve NCEA's goals.

National Council on the Aging
A national, nonprofit organization committed to "promoting dignity, self-determination, well-being and contributions of older persons, and to enhancing the field of aging through leadership, service, education and advocacy."

National Institute on Aging
The National Institute on Aging (NIA) is one of the National Institutes of Health. The NIA promotes healthy aging by conducting and supporting biomedical, social, and behavioral research and public education.

National Library of Medicine
the world's largest biomedical library.

The Ohio State University Extension's
"Aging in Ohio" web site

The Retirement Research Foundation
The nation's largest private foundation whose grantmaking is focused solely on older adults and aging issues.




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