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Kendal at Oberlin

We are a vibrant life plan community, located in northeast Ohio, just one mile from Oberlin College and less than 30 miles from the Cleveland international airport. Kendal at Oberlin is a community where older adults can thrive and grow.

We are a nonprofit life plan community that offers a wellness-focused, resident-led lifestyle for independent living. When needed, Kendal’s Stephens Care Center provides person-centered care for memory support, assisted living and nursing care.

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Welcome to Kendal at Oberlin

Barbara Thomas, Chief Executive Officer, and Kendal residents describe some of the features that make it a unique retirement living destination. People have moved to this community in the vibrant college town of Oberlin from 36 different states.

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Kendal at Oberlin

Picture yourself in a senior living community with all the educational and cultural opportunities you’d expect in a town with a top liberal arts college and world-renowned conservatory of music. Add an inclusive culture based on respect for each individual, equality, excellence and social responsibility, and you have Kendal at Oberlin.

COVID-19 Information

Due to the global pandemic, and for the safety of all, our campus is temporarily closed to visitors. We invite you to explore this website to learn more about the all Kendal has to offer. If you like what you see, we’d be happy to send a brochure or answer any questions you have. For the latest updates for residents and community members, see our COVID-19 Updates.

Features of our Community

Living Options

  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Support
  • Nursing Care
  • Short-term Rehabilitation

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Property Types

  • Cottages
  • Apartments

Unique Amenities

  • Active Residents Association for Community Engagement
  • 110+ acres with Walking Trails
  • Arboretum
  • Wellness/Fitness Center

The Kendal at Oberlin Resident Association is the heart of the vibrant lifestyle.

Get In Touch

We would be happy to hear from you. Use the form to the right to contact the Admissions office. Thank you for your interest!