Luther Woods

Located behind Luther Crest
2500 Royce Road
Toledo, OH 43615

Fax: 419-841-4844

Contact: Diane Bailey

Contact: Lauren Holub
Service Coordinator

Join Us!

1st Wednesday of Month
12:45 - 1:45 p.m.
Community Room
Screenings are free.


Mondays at 11 a.m.
Wednesdays at noon
Community Room

Welcome to Luther Woods

Luther Woods is an attractive, affordable senior apartment community for individuals 62 years or older. Located behind Luther Crest apartments in west Toledo off Holland Sylvania Road between Central Avenue and Bancroft Street, Luther Woods offers a beautiful setting for senior independent living that is close to many shopping venues, restaurants and medical facilities.

Luther Woods - Front Signage

Luther Woods 

Luther Woods - Front Entrance

Luther Woods - Entrance

Luther Woods - Lobby

Luther Woods - Lobby


Luther Woods - Mailboxes

Luther Woods - Community Room

Luther Woods - Community Room

Luther Woods - Community Kitchen

Luther Woods - Community Kitchen

Luther Woods - Laundry Room

Luther Woods - Laundry Room

Luther Woods - Living Room

Luther Woods - Living Room

Luther Woods - Kitchen

Luther Woods - Kitchen

Luther Woods - Bedroom

Luther Woods - Bedroom

Luther Woods - Bathroom


Luther Woods - Patio


Like many LHS housing sites, Luther Woods has a spiritual foundation, because it was developed with the support of Lutheran and non-Lutheran congregations and the local community. Seniors of all faiths are welcome at Luther Woods, a ministry of Lutheran Homes Society.

Luther Woods resident using computer

The 52-unit apartment community provides a home with utilities and services at one reasonable rate. Following are some of the features and amenities provided:

  • One-bedroom apartments, approximately 650 square feet, which include living and dining room space, and a full bath and kitchen
  • All apartments ground level with patio
  • Range, refrigerator and carpeting
  • Individually controlled heat and air conditioning
  • Central hallway to lobby, social areas, laundry and mailboxes
  • Convenient parking and pleasant grounds
  • Non-smoking campus
  • Small pets welcome


Many services are provided to residents at no extra cost. These services include exterior maintenance, such as lawn care and snow and trash removal, and interior maintenance of the electrical, plumbing, and heating and air conditioning systems. A wide variety of social opportunities are made available to residents, if they wish to participate. Activities vary and may include card parties, bingo, Bible studies, lunch outings, and monthly birthday parties. Check the monthly activity calendar for a full schedule of events. The LHS housing ministry also has several buses that can be used for scheduled outings at little or no cost to residents. Transportation can also be arranged through local senior transportation services.

Service Coordination

Lutheran Homes Society is committed to helping residents age in the setting of their choice. A Service Coordinator is available on site to assist residents in procuring services such as meals, home health care, and housekeeping – all which help in maintaining an independent lifestyle.


Rent is $618 per month for a one-bedroom apartment. All utilities except telephone and cable are included in the rent. A one-month deposit is required at move-in.

Luther Woods residents playing cards

Typical Floor Plan

Luther Woods one-bedroom floor plan

Luther Woods ladies on patio


Because Lutheran Homes Society develops communities under special financing arrangements aimed at encouraging senior housing opportunities, an income limit is required. The eligibility guidelines for Luther Woods are designed to house individuals whose income is at or below 60 percent of the median family income for the county or metropolitan area.

To obtain the current income eligibility levels for Luther Woods, please contact the housing manager.

Income from all sources must be verified as part of the initial certification process. All information acquired is kept confidential.

Non-Discrimination Statement

Lutheran Homes Society adheres to federal law which forbids discrimination in housing or services directly or indirectly on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, familial status, or disability. Alleged violations may be referred to a HUD regional office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.