Independent Living Apartments

il-livingThe Ohio Eastern Star Independent Living apartments are available in one and two bedroom designs. Each apartment includes a large living room,fully applianced eat-in kitchen, full bath, plenty of storage space, private enclosed porch. Individuals can enjoy a care-free independent style living while enjoying all the campus activities and amenities.






independent-exteriorMonthly rent includes:

•    All utilities
•    Housekeeping services
•    Updated interiors
•    Activities and entertainment
•    Cable Television
•    Wi-Fi internet access
•    Reserved parking space
•    Landscaping and snow removal





Enjoy carefree, independent living style and access to all of the campus activities and amenities including:
•    Social events and entertainment
•    Sunday worship service
•    Weekly bible study
•    Shuffle board court located at our Shelter House
•    Lighted outdoor walking trail

You receive priority access to our Health Care Neighborhoods and our Moreland-Hughes Rehabilitation Center if needed.





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Apartment Rates

• Single Occupancy: $1260.00 per month plus deposit of one-months’ rent, $1260.00 due at signing of the lease.

• Double Occupancy: $1680.00 plus deposit of one-months’ rent $1680.00 due at signing of the lease

• We welcome pets 25lbs. and under with proper medical records, $100.00 deposit per pet.


The Life Enrichment team offers a variety of group and individual activities to meet your social, religious, recreational, physical, creative, and emotional needs. Activities on campus could include, Monthly Themed Party, Prom, ice cream social, pet therapy, daily exercise, crafts, volleyball, birthday and anniversary parties, visits from Knox County Public Library and many more. We welcome your suggestions and ideas for activities. You may contact our activities department for further details.

Meals & Dining

Our culinary staff provide daily menus and alternative selections upon your request. You are invited and encouraged to dine in the main dining room, it is our pleasure to assist you. Meal tickets are available for purchase at a cost of $5 each. We offer lunch and dinner in our main dining area. Your family, friends, and other guests may dine for a nominal charge.


A laundry room is available with two washers and two dryers for your conveience.


The Ohio Eastern Star is a tobacco free campus.

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More info about us

The Ohio Eastern Star Home Campus

1451 Gambier Road

Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050

Phone 740-397-1706

Toll free 1-888-818-2537

Fax 740-392-3057



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Mission Statement

The campus of The Ohio Eastern Star Home is dedicated to leading the way into the future while providing the highest quality of services and enriching the lives of all we serve. Our innovation and adaptability support our environment for growth and promotes our commitment to being an industry leader.