Assisted Living Waiver

The Best of Both Worlds

With the Assisted Living Waiver, qualifying adults receive 24/7 care and support while maintaining their privacy and independence in an approved assisted living facility.

This program pays the costs of care while the resident uses their own resources to cover living expenses.

Eligibility Requirements

21 or older

Have qualifying functional impairment

(need assistance with bathing, meals, etc.)

Medicaid-waiver eligible

(low-income household)

The Process


Contact Direction Home of Eastern Ohio to complete a screening over the phone and schedule a free in-home assessment.


We will determine preliminary eligibility and care needs and will provide information about various long-term care options.


If eligible, a dedicated care manager will work with you to find an assisted living facility that suits your needs.

Services May Include:

Private room/bath

24-hour on-site response

Meals, Personal Care and Homemaking

Care Management and Social Activities

For More Information

Call 330-505-2300 or 800-686-7367 or complete our Contact Form and someone will be in touch as soon as possible.