Tag Archives: Kennebec

Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter

Provides education and training programs throughout Maine and a round-the-clock telephone Helpline for information, consultation, referral services and care management services.

  • Phone: 24 hour helpline: 1-800-272-3900 Office: 772-0115
  • Location: 383 U.S. Route 1, Suite 2C, Scarborough
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Augusta Housing Authority

Administers public housing and Section 8 vouchers.

  • Phone: 626-2357
  • Location: City Hall, 16 Cony St., Augusta ME 04330

Bridges Home Care

A division of Spectrum Generations, Bridges Home Care provides in-home services to support independent living, including housekeeping, grocery delivery, transportation, and hygiene services for seniors living at home. Also provides 24-hour medical alert services, home safety assessments, and adult day care programs.

Food pantries in Kennebec County

Eligible seniors can receive food assistance from local pantries.

Geriatrics and Extended Care Services at VA Togus

Programs include geriatric and geropsychiatric consultations, geriatrics evaluation and management and a special care dementia unit.

  • Phone: 623-8411 Ext. 4453

Kennebec County affordable housing complexes

Provides residential units administered by the Maine State Housing Authority.  Rent is categorized as Income Based, which means tenants generally pay about 1/3 of their household income on rent; or Rent Restricted, which means that rents are typically based on a specified percentage of the median income for the area.

Kennebec Valley Community Action Program

The Low Income Heating Assistance Program (LIHEAP) serves Somerset, Kennebec, Lincoln and Sagadahoc counties providing assistance for income eligible household’s to offset the rising costs of home energy.

Kennebec Valley Community Action Program

Offers door-to-door rides for medical appointments and errands.

MaineGeneral Home Care and Hospice services

In-home health and rehabilitation services, hospice care, and palliative care.

Retiree and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of Kennebec, Somerset, and Franklin Counties

Volunteer opportunities include public health programs, prisoner outreach, and reading programs for preschoolers.

Spectrum Generations

Central and Midcoast Maine’s Agency on Aging — a regional hub of resources, programs and services aimed at improving the health and well-being of older adults and their families. Programs include Meals on Wheels, caregiver support, social programs and transportation services to medical appointments.

University of Maine at Augusta Senior College

Peer-taught courses for adults aged 50+. Part of the Maine Senior College Network.

Waterville Housing Authority

Administers public housing and Section 8 vouchers.

  • Phone: 873-2155
  • Location: 6 Kimball St, Waterville