Founded in 1978, the Bethesda Care Center is a 99-plus-bed nursing home that is associated with the Volunteers of America. It provides short- and long-term care facilities. The Bethesda Care Center offers diet and exercise programs, medical assistance, and housekeeping and laundry services. The nursing home features a porch, parlor, dining room and bedrooms. The Bethesda Care Center encourages family involvement through monthly educational meetings, family potlucks, and resident and family community outings. It is a licensed Level IV-residence facility, which means that all residents must be independent with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, eating and walking. The Bethesda Care Center is located in Fremont, Ohio.