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Best of Columbus Senior Living 2016

Trying to decide which type of senior living community service is the best choice for your loved one can be challenging. can help you find outstanding senior living options within the U.S. based on review listings provided by residents, family members, friends, and visitors. Take a look at the award selection criteria we use here that determined the 2016 Best of Senior Living award winners in the Columbus area.

Assisted Living Communities

Assisted living communities are the perfect choice for seniors who are still active but need help with daily living activities such as personal care, housekeeping chores, grocery shopping, and cooking. Many facilities offer comfortable apartment style residences that offer all the comforts of home.

Sunrise of Gahanna is conveniently located in the northeast suburbs of Columbus and offers assisted living services to help seniors with daily living activities such as medication reminders, bathing, and getting dressed. Onsite amenities include a variety of social programs featuring fitness routines, day trips, and clubs sponsored by residents. Housekeeping and laundry services are also provided.

Sunrise of Gahanna was awarded Best of Senior Living in 2015 and 2016 in recognition of their outstanding assisted living services. Positive comments include this review by a resident that wrote, “It’s a nice looking, well kept, clean community and the place has a very comfortable homey feel!”

Alzheimer’s Care Centers

Alzheimer’s memory facilities provide specialized care for older adults to help them stay focused and active. Senior living communities that offer memory care services have security features in place to protect residents, so they do not wander off the premises.

Our Family Home at Northigh Drive is located north of Columbus within the community of Worthington. Our Family Home provides Alzheimer’s memory care services within a small residential setting that provides all the comforts of home. Seniors have access to visiting physicians, a beautician, podiatrist, skilled nursing, physical therapy, and hospice services.

The Best of Senior Living award was given to Our Family Home at Northigh Drive in 2013-2014 and 2016. One happy family member wrote, “My father is doing very well. I know he is safe and in good hands. The food is amazing, it is all home cooked. The staff is very good - they have been kind and attentive.”

Independent Living Facilities

Top-rated independent living communities provide residents with all the traditional comforts of home. Seniors that want to stay active and socialize with others in the community will enjoy the resort-like atmosphere of independent living centers.

The Worthington, located a short distance from Columbus in Gahanna, offers independent seniors the freedom of an active lifestyle in their own private apartments. The resort-like setting allows residents to have pets, and featured amenities include a library, walking paths, fitness room, and housekeeping services. Residents enjoy chef-prepared restaurant-style meals daily. A variety of community programs such as daily trivia along with Friday night movie time rounds out the calendar of recreational activities.

Top marks given by family members include a reviewer who wrote, “This is a nice little community. The staff are all very friendly. I think my favorite part of this place is the residents, however. They are all very friendly and care for each other very much! It's been a great environment for my loved one!”

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