Taking Care of the Dayton Community for Since 1872!

The Widows Home of Dayton is a special place where men and women from all over the Miami Valley come for short-stay rehabilitation and long-term skilled nursing care. A nonprofit organization driven by a mission to help people enjoy healthy and fulfilling lives since 1872, we provide a comfortable, welcoming environment where everyone can feel at home. And because our resident and family satisfaction ratings place us among the top 10% of nursing homes in the state of Ohio, it’s easy to see that our proud tradition of caring is still going strong today.


Widows Home provides these medically supervised services to each resident:


  • Rehabilitation

  • Skilled Nursing Care

  • Physical Therapy

  • Hospice Care 

  • Admission Info

  • Payment Options

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When the Widows Home of Dayton began in 1872, its mission was to provide a residence for widows of Civil War Soldiers. 

Better Care Starts with You!


“Every session had educational and physical benefits for me. Every therapist was very patient with me and safe! I've had other therapy and Widows Home beats them all”


- Dennis Livingston


“I was at another home in the past and this place is better. Everyone is always eager and cheerful to help people recover”


- Katherine Grimes



“The Widows Home is a very nice place with very good help and service”


- Bessie Rhinehart


“All staff were patient, wonderful, and kind. Loved them and will miss them all”


- Sharon Harshman