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The Woods at Canco

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257 Canco Road
Portland, ME 04103

Caretypes Provided: Independent Living

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About The Woods at Canco

The Woods at Canco provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment.

Nestled in the unspoiled beauty of Portland's rugged countryside, you’ll love the elegant grace of our facilities and the convenience of the nearby community. We’re just minutes from shopping, healthcare, dining and wonderful regional attractions.

Our all-inclusive month-to-month rent covers:
- Private apartment suites
- Daily chef-prepared meals from scratch
- A variety of enriching activities
- Maintenance-free living
- Weekly housekeeping and linen service
- Local, scheduled transportation
- Most utilities including basic cable

Familiar Faces
From pleasant housekeepers, to attentive servers at mealtime, and helpful maintenance technicians who are there when you need them, this community is the new extension of your family. We're here to make your life easier in any way we can.

Private apartment suites
Choose from a variety of comfortable senior living apartments in various sizes and configurations allowing you the freedom to furnish in any style that appeals to you.

Built with your comfort and safety in mind
Our easy-to-maneuver floor plans are ideal for seniors and we offer 24/7 emergency response services. We understand that each individual is unique and that needs may change over time. Holiday Retirement does not provide any health care services. Residents are welcome to use outside home health care options that may enable them to continue enjoying life at our community.

We are dedicated to making your life with us a truly special experience, and look forward to meeting you.

Call today to schedule your personal tour and learn more about joining our family!

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Community Details

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Amenities Available

  • Outdoor Common Areas
  • Activities Offsite
  • Beautician Onsite
  • Meals Provided
  • Indoor Common Areas
  • Devotional Services Offsite
  • Devotional Services Onsite
  • Activities Onsite


  • 24-Hour Awake Staff
  • Homecare Onsite

Other Services

  • Resident Parking Available
  • Complimentary Transportation
  • Full Tubs
  • Wheelchair Accessible Showers

Accepts Pets

  • Dogs
  • Cats


  • Allowed in Private Areas Indoors
  • Allowed Outdoors
Pet Friendly Senior Living 2015 Excellence Award
The features and amenities that are displayed on this page contain marketing information provided by the community. A Place for Mom has not confirmed the completeness of the provided information, and cannot guarantee its accuracy. To conduct a complete investigation, seniors and their families should:
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  2. confirm that the community offers services that are required for the senior’s specific needs and budget; and
  3. check additional licensing and state audit information.
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We Love Helping Families Find the Right Senior Care

"It's been a long, exhausting 6 months, but at least Mom will now be taken care of and have a much better quality of life, which is what she deserves. I want to thank you for all your help, support and encouragement, it kept me focused and got me through some tough times."

Carmela F., Found Assisted Living in Long Island, NY

"When I first started this process I had no idea where to start and was completely overwhelmed. Now, my mom is doing fabulous! She is so happy and has made so many friends. This is the best thing we have done for her and should have done sooner."

Cathy C., Found Assisted Living in Portland, OR

Community Reviews

She Is Happy Here

reviewed on: 9/7/2016 by Anonymous

My loved is doing well here at this community. She has adjusted very well to it, and she is happy here. She is being cared for very well and we are pleased. As long as she is happy and receiving go... more...

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