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The Best in Senior Living 2022

Compassionate care for healthy living 

Whether you are a caregiver or a person in need of extra help, finding the right residential community, recreational opportunity or assistive devices contributes to a safe, comfortable and healthy future. Don’t be intimidated by the plethora of options— we’ve found the Toledo area’s best communities to help you, or a loved one, meet your unique needs. 

Glendale Assisted Living

5020 Ryan Rd, Toledo, OH 43614

Who do you serve? 

At the Glendale Assisted Living, you can be as independent as you would like to be or get as much care as you need. We are licensed for 85 residents in our community.

 Unique physical features of your facility? 

We are on one floor, with no elevators to navigate.  We offer both Private and Companion Rooms with our caring staff on duty  24 hours a day/7 days a week.  Our pricing is all inclusive.

Unique programing offered?

Our activities program is second to none, check out our Facebook page to see all the fun we have.

Caregivers with compassion.

We have a lot of employees that have been with The Glendale for years.

Years in existence?

We have been providing quality care since 1992

Anything else you want our readers to know? 

Our Goal Every Day is to Create Something Special for Our Residents. Our mission is to help our residents find happiness, fulfillment and purpose, which in most cases far exceeds what is possible, living at home.

Why should someone select your facility? 

We offer a small family-like environment with wonderful activities.  Transportation, for appointments and errands, is provided 4 days a week.


Sunset Village, 9640 Sylvania-Metamora Rd., Sylvania, 419-724-1200
Sunset House, 4020 Indian Rd., Toledo, 419-536-4645
Marblehead, 9400 N. Shore Blvd., Lakeside-Marblehead, 419-798-8203
Pemberville, 20311 Pemberville Rd., Pemberville, 419-883-0550
Monclova, 5069 Otterbein Way, Monclova, 419-878-0550
Perrysburg, 3529 Rivers Edge Dr., Perrysburg, 419-874-2428

Who do you serve? 

Independent, Assisted Living, Rehabilitation and Long Stay residential needs for seniors. Hospice eligible.

Number of people you can serve.

Over 1,000 within our six locations in NW Ohio.

Unique physical features of your facility? 

State of the art medical model assisted living, private suites available in all care needs, non-profit resident centered care.  Providing healthcare services for over 100 years in the state of Ohio.  Retirement communities in rural and suburban settings with the same high standards being met no matter where you are!

Unique programing offered?

Otterbein offers Bold Adventures, a fresh take on moderate to high intensity activities for thrill seekers in addition to a winery tour group, charter bus day trips, choral groups, and hobby-specific clubs on each campus.

Caregivers to patient ratio? 

This varies depending on the level of care that an individual requires.

Years in existence? 

150 years

Anything you want our readers to know about you?  

Otterbein SeniorLife is a faith-based, non-profit health and human services organization based in Lebanon, Ohio. Otterbein has nine full-service senior care communities, nine skilled nursing and rehabilitation neighborhoods, a home health agency and hospice care located throughout Ohio and in Franklin, Indiana. Otterbein is a pioneer in the industry in providing innovative care settings.

Why should someone select your facility? 

Choosing a continuous care retirement community as a way to help meet your needs as you age is recommended.  But don’t partner with just anyone, partner with Otterbein, a non-profit health and human services ministry that puts your needs first. With over 100 years of experience providing health services, you’d be working with people who understand what your needs are.  Otterbein has 4 continuous care retirement communities in a variety of settings in Northwest Ohio, so whether you prefer rural views or suburban amenities, we have options that you’ll be thrilled with.  Partner with Otterbein to give you the options you desire and deserve! 

Ohio Living Swan Creek

Sarah Schnurr, Director of Business Development
5916 Cresthaven Lane

Unique physical features of your facility            

Some of our amenities include:

  • Comfortable neighborhood setting
  • Recreational, social and educational opportunities
  • Reed Chapel
  • Worship and spiritual life activities
  • Technology Center with Internet access
  • Kridler-Meloy Wellness Center
  • Library
  • Putting Green
  • Marsh Center
  • Meeting and gathering rooms
  • Scheduled transportation
  • Beautifully landscaped grounds with walking trails
  • Multiple dining venues and private dining room
  • Beauty salon/barber services
  • Billiards and game room
  • Gift shop
  • Woodworking shop
  • Pets welcome/dog run

Unique programming offered

Our residents know what it means to live life to its fullest every day. We offer opportunities for educational growth, fitness, worship, friendship, the arts and more at your fingertips.

Years in existence

At Ohio Living, our mission is to provide older adults with caring and quality services toward the enhancement of physical, mental and spiritual well-being consistent with the Christian Gospel. This mission is the heart of our organization. We consistently exceed the needs and expectations of those we serve, and are proud of our reputation for excellence. The essence of Ohio Living is its spirit, nurtured with more than 100 years of history. When you choose to live at one of our 12 communities, you will find an atmosphere of integrity, supported with Christian beliefs.

Anything you want our readers to know about you?

Built on 34 wooded acres, Ohio Living Swan Creek offers resort-like living in the heart of the city. Residents in our community enjoy our walking trails through the woods, beautiful campus with plenty of places to exercise and ride a bicycle, and many beautiful areas to simply take the opportunity to sit back and enjoy the pleasures of life. Our convenient location also offers easy access to cultural, educational and sporting venues.

Why should someone select your facility? 

Ohio Living Swan Creek gives you the freedom to live life your way. As a life plan community, we provide the opportunity to choose housing that complements your lifestyle.

Customized on-site amenitiesfeatures and services provide freedom from chores, opportunities for growth, and the security of knowing quality care and services are close at hand.

We believe in serving the whole person and as such offer a myriad of services and activities to enhance your physical, mental and spiritual well-being. Join friends for an exercise class or utilize the equipment in the Kridler-Meloy Wellness Center. 

Express yourself through the arts or spend some private moments with a good book in the library. Nurture your spiritual life through worship service and inspirational programs.

Ohio Living Swan Creek is designed to meet your needs now and in the future.


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