Frequently Asked Questions.
First Community Village was one of the earliest continuing care retirement living communities in central Ohio. With the addition of The Chelsea, The Manor Homes, Roxbury Cottages and the new Burkhart Center, we continue our legacy as the premier community in Upper Arlington and greater Columbus.
From finances to health care to upcoming enhancements, we know you have many questions about First Community Village, and we've posted some of the answers here. For additional questions, please call (614) 486-9511 or contact us here. Our not-for-profit mission directs us to help you find the right choices, no matter where you decide to live.
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|Q:||Do you allow pets?|
Yes, pets are allowed with prior consent of First Community Village.
|Q:||Do you provide transportation?|
Yes, we have regularly scheduled services for medical appointments and shopping. We also provide transportation for group trips to cultural events and destinations.
|Q:||What services and amenities are included?|
One of the distinctive features of life at First Community Village is our wide array of services and amenities included: meticulous housekeeping and maintenance; diverse dining choices; High-speed internet, cable TV and individually-controlled heating and air-conditioning, free transportation services and more. See our complete list.
|Q:||What is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC)?|
A CCRC offers a maintenance-free lifestyle with a range of health care services, all on one campus:
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living for those who need a little help with the activities of daily living
- Memory Care
- Nursing Care in an on-campus Health Care Center
Not all retirement communities offer all these levels of care. First Community Village does.
|Q:||What do the fees include?|
Your one-time entrance fee includes lifetime use of your residence and the security of priority access to our health care services. It features a 90% refundable option, no matter how long you choose to live here, for optimum asset preservation.
Your monthly service fees cover dining, activities, housekeeping and maintenance and other regular aspects of community life.
|Q:||What insurance plans do you accept?|
We take a wider range of plans than most CCRCs—12 different contracts. Talk to one of our senior living counselors for details. Call (614) 324-4458.
|Q:||What type of activities do you offer?|
We offer several activities daily for the residents. Please click here to see the activity calendars.
|Q:||Is First Community Village financially strong?|
Yes, especially with our new sponsor, National Church Residences, the country’s largest not-for-profit developer and manager of affordable senior housing and health care service. National Church Residences operates more than 330 retirement communities in 28 states, is a mission-driven organization, as we are.
Please request our most recent financial information when you visit us.