We are a recipient of the Finnerty Award for excellence in facility maintenance, appearance and fiscal management
We are a recipient of the Laurel Way Award for customer and employee satisfaction, low employee turnover and active community involvement for the 11th year in a row
The Laurels is committed to effective communication during this unprecedented time in our history. We regularly apprise guests, families, and associates to changes in facility status and policy as needed and as deemed appropriate.
We have been humbled by the support we’ve received from the local community and we truly appreciate everyone’s continued cooperation and understanding. For more information and resources regarding COVID-19, see the COVID-19 Resources page.
A Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
The Laurels of Massillon is a premier 120 bed skilled nursing and rehabilitation center, with a 20 bed assisted living unit. We are located on 18 beautiful acres along Hills and Dales road in Massillon, only a few miles away from Aultman Hospital and Mercy Medical Center.
We provide quality, personalized care that promotes independence for short-term, extended-stay and assisted-living guests, with medical and daily living services tailored for each guest.
The Laurels of Massillon offers private rooms to our short-term guests that are equipped with televisions, telephones and Wi-Fi to help them feel at home while recovering. We also know that nutrition is an important part of the recovery process which is why we offer choice dining to meet any nutritional need.
Our therapy team is well-known for the high number of positive outcomes. We offer physical, occupational and speech therapy to our guests up to 7 days a week. Many physicians consider The Laurels of Massillon the best in the community and our satisfaction surveys support this belief.
Our charming assisted living offers care to our guests who are independent but still require some assistance. Our community offers an atmosphere that feels like home with a cozy lobby and fireplace as well as an enclosed patio for guests and families to enjoy conversation and relaxation. Our roomy apartments are just the right size to make our guests feel they are right at home.
What makes The Laurels of Massillon different is our team of associates. They are dedicated to promoting the highest level of independence and quality of life for our guests by creating a comfortable living environment and providing comprehensive health care services by exceeding the expectations of those we serve. It comes naturally to our staff, which is well-steeped in The Laurel Way of Caring.
We provide a complete range of services for patients that are unable to return home after a hospitalization. Our programs provide a safe transition from hospital to home with a depth of services that typically can not be provided through home health care or by family members.Learn More
Extended and long-term care stays are appropriate for individuals that require greater levels of care and support than can be provided at home or within an independent living setting. Our guests typically need assistance with their daily activities due to physical and/or cognitive limitations.Learn More
Short-term respite stays offer a family or caregiver a short-term reprieve from the demands of around-the-clock care. Our twenty-four hour nursing care at our skilled nursing facilities assures that all medications are taken on time and any necessary medical treatments are provided.Learn More
Palliative care provides comprehensive symptom management along with guest and family support when cure-oriented treatment is no longer possible or desired. Within a palliative plan of care, emphasis is placed on guest comfort and emotional well-being.Learn More
You are sure to enjoy your fine dining experience with us. We are proud of our nutritious and appetizing meals serviced in a fine dining atmosphere. Our dining philosophy enables you to experience the service and selections you would expect in a nice restaurant.Learn More
We can bring joy to your life through companionship, activities, and laughter. We will establish an individualized activity program and you will receive a monthly calendar that features all of the scheduled events, times and locations so you can plan your activities in advance.Learn More
“The Laurels does an excellent job! It takes a special person to work with the elderly and we are very lucky to have some of the best!”
“I am eternally grateful to the entire Laurels of Massillon staff and administration for the excellent care which they provided to my mother. I consider the nurses who care for my mother daily as dear friends who understand her physical, mental and emotional needs so well and respond so rapidly.”
“The meals that I received were plentiful and delicious! If I would ever need in patient therapy again in the future, I would return to The Laurels of Massillon, as well as recommend them to all my family and friends.”