Unmatched senior living in Lewis Center.
Live better, live well at First & Main.
One of only two Masterpiece Living® communities in Ohio, First & Main of Lewis Center and our sister community in New Albany offer a groundbreaking approach to assisted living and memory care you won’t find anywhere else in Ohio. Utilizing innovative science and technology combined with personalized programming and compassionate care, First & Main provides a holistic senior living lifestyle dedicated to meeting each resident’s physical, intellectual, social and spiritual needs.
Nestled near the heart of Lewis Center, First & Main is an integral part of the surrounding area. Far from isolated, residents enjoy quick access to everyday necessities, plus restaurants and premier retail shops – many within walking distance for families to drop in, linger and stay. In fact, visiting friends and family may enjoy staying in the Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center just across the way.
Highbanks Metro Park, a short walk from First & Main, is named for its massive 100-foot-high shale bluff towering over the Olentangy State Scenic River. The 1,160-acre park offers picnic areas, historic sites and miles of paths and trails for walking, hiking and biking.
Central Ohio’s premier shopping destination, Polaris Fashion Place features more than 180 specialty stores, including Saks Fifth Avenue, Von Maur and numerous restaurants – all within two miles of First & Main.
Less than 30 minutes from downtown Columbus, residents of First & Main enjoy easy access to the region’s best food, culture and entertainment. Home to the Columbus Museum of Art, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, the Ohio State Buckeyes and renowned performing arts institutions – from the symphony to the Actors’ Theatre – there’s something for everyone.
Inspire purpose in the lives of our First & Main family that includes residents, their loved ones and our team members by:
- Creating a positive and vibrant culture in the community that improves quality of life for our residents
- Providing outstanding amenities that are designed with the very latest technology and modern conveniences
- Hiring, developing and mentoring our team by providing the most current information to keep our residents and staff educated – knowledge is power
- Offering excellent service with a systematic approach to quality improvement for our internal and external customers
- Building a sustainable community with value to achieve financial success
First & Main seeks to culturally redefine what it means to age – for our residents, for their families and for future generations. We deliver a brand with authority and confidence that embodies sophistication and refinement in senior living, along with inspiring a purposeful life for those we serve.
First & Main strives to be unique, sophisticated, revolutionary, generous and impactful through:
- Embracing our work as an honor and a privilege
- Treating every person who crosses our path with dignity, respect and consistency
- Caring for the whole person through emotional, physical, spiritual and intellectual support
- Engaging with the larger community
- Demonstrating integrity in all that we do to ensure we are living our promise of enhancing seniors’ lives
Meet Our Executive Director, Christian Cottrell, MBA, BSN, RN
Christian joined First & Main in 2017 as Executive Director of Lewis Center. Prior to joining First & Main, Christian held positions in the healthcare industry as Director of Operations, Administrator, Manager and Staff Nurse, for both large and smaller organizations. With a passion for building and growing business through establishing relationships and cultivating strong teamwork, Christian thrives on getting know both the people he works with as well as the people he and his team care for — helping everyone to achieve their goals and find success in each of their life journey.
Working in close partnership with the founders and owners of Masterpiece Living®, AgeWell is leading the way for senior living in the 21st century – helping older adults to lead rich and purposeful lives and improve their vitality, engagement, sense of meaning and purpose.
Get a glimpse of everything we have to offer at First & Main – the connections made here span across different occupations and backgrounds, and even generations, but there’s always a friendly face nearby to share in the fun of a fitness class, happy hour or fireside chat.
Find out more about how First & Main of Lewis Center supports your ideal lifestyle, while providing peace of mind and security. You’ll discover that senior living can be crafted to fit your personal preferences and priorities for a positive outcome.