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
- Location: 383 U.S. Route 1, Suite 2C, Scarborough
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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.
Provides non-emergency medical transportation for MaineCare eligible riders, as well as services for riders who are elderly, have disabilities, and people with low income. Serves residents of Knox, Lincoln, and Sagadahoc Counties and the towns of Brunswick and Harpswell.
Operates small-scale residential facilities in Boothbay, Edgecomb, Damariscotta, Jefferson, Round Pond, Waldoboro and Wiscasset, designed to allow older people who can no longer stay in their own homes to be an active part of the community.
Eligible seniors can receive food assistance from local pantries.
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.
Offers door-to-door rides for medical appointments and errands.
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.
In-home health and rehabilitation services, hospice care, and palliative care.
Offers heat assistance and energy audits for income-eligible households.
Housing Counseling Services provide coordinated housing assistance for homeless and at-risk individuals and families through referrals and access to emergency funds.
Whether you want to fly out to the islands, visit a friend, go shopping, or simply need a ride to the doctor’s, RideFinder will give you the most current information available as to what your options are.
In association with Miles and St. Andrews hospitals, a hospice team of professionals and volunteers provides a full range of services, including pain management, symptom control, medications, supplies and equipment, bereavement care, family counseling, therapies and respite care.
- Phone: (207) 563-4592
- Location: 40 Belvedere Rd. Damariscotta, ME 04543
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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.