State trade group for Maine nursing homes and assisted living facilities. The website also contains a searchable list and map of facilities.
A nonprofit agency authorized by state and federal laws to investigate complaints related to nursing facilities and assisted living facilities. Also provides advocacy on behalf of home care service recipients and hospice care recipients.
- Phone: 1-800-499-0229
- Visit the website
Hotlines and reporting numbers for reporting elder abuse and violations at nursing facilities and assisted living programs.
A searchable database of all Medicare-certified nursing homes, which includes inspection reports, staffing information and quality indicators (including comparisons to state and national averages). The site also allows you to simultaneously compare up to three nursing homes.
Services and programs designed to delay or avoid nursing home placement for older adults. Services include in-home care, adult day services, and Alzheimer’s respite care.
The Mayo Clinic provides this article on understanding and planning for long-term care needs.