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The Enclave of Scarborough

18 Black Point Road, Scarborough, ME 04074

4.2
(36 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Located just seven miles south of Portland, The Enclave of Scarborough is a vibrant senior living community where older adults can live more independently, with discreet support from a caring, 24-hour staff.Enclave of Scarborough is convenient to local beaches, nature preserves, shopping and...

Scarborough Terrace

600 Commerce Dr, Scarborough, ME 04074

4.8
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Scarborough Terrace is a gracious, comfortable assisted living community where we provide a full complement of supportive services and amenities including 24/7 care tailored to meet the individual needs of each resident. Residents enjoy a variety of social, cultural and educational activities....

Huntington Common

1 Huntington Common Drive, Kennebunk, ME 04043

4.5
(31 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Located in picturesque Kennebunk Maine, Huntington Common offers the most sophisticated independent retirement living in York County. Just three miles from the ocean and around the corner from quaint downtown Kennebunk, Huntington Common provides the perfect blend of community living and privacy....

Carriage Hill Assisted Living

306 Knox Marsh Rd, Madbury, NH 03823

4.9
(26 reviews)

Studio

Carriage Hill Assisted Living is a newly constructed and licensed senior assisted living facility in Madbury, NH that is home to just 24 residents. Our residency is intentionally small in order for each resident to receive individualized attention and to know each staff member caring for his or...

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Schooner Estates Senior Living

200 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210

4.8
(26 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

A warm welcome starts here. At Schooner Estates, everyone feels at home. It's an easy place to feel settled. The central Maine setting is picture-perfect, the lifestyle first-class. In this welcoming community, retirement is a new beginning. Schooner Estates Retirement Community provides an...

Atria Kennebunk

One Penny Lane, Kennebunk, ME 04043

4.3
(27 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Kennebunk is a friendly, upscale senior community nestled nearby the rocky shores of the Maine coast. Residents can enjoy the coziness of the gracious common rooms and choose from over 250 activities each month, including concerts in the park, local theatre, shopping trips, and walks along...

Benchmark at Rye

295 Lafayette Rd, Rye, NH 03870

3.5
(33 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Evolve Senior Living at Rye ~ assisted living care and compassion. Residents live their lives here with dignity in a safe, secure, and peaceful setting. We are an open, welcoming community and always have a place at the table at meal times for family members and visitors.Coastal architecture in a...

Bay Square at Yarmouth

27 Forest Falls Drive, Yarmouth, ME 04096

4.4
(26 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Like a grand seaside inn, Bay Square at Yarmouth extends a warm and majestic invitation to all who come its way. Inside, the atmosphere is filled with joy of family, fond memories and proud traditions. Welcome to Senior living 'the way it was meant to be!' Splendidly located just beyond the...

Langdon Place of Dover

60 Middle Road, Dover, NH 03820

3.9
(26 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Please note that the Assisted Living and Memory Care is private pay only. We do not accept Medicaid on either unit. Additionally electric scooters and electric wheelchairs are not permitted. Self propel wheelchairs only and resident must resident on first floor. We have two elevators with three...

Birchwoods at Canco Assisted Living

86 Holiday Drive, Portland, ME 04103

3.9
(27 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Birchwoods at Canco Assisted Living located in beautiful Portland, Maine, combines the care seniors need, the convenience they value, and the independence they cherish.Birchwoods at Canco is beautifully designed with spacious common areas to enjoy with family and friends. Our gracious dining room...

Brookdale Spruce Wood

25 Worthen Road, Durham, NH 03824

4.0
(24 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Good LifeTucked into more than 15 beautiful acres in the stunning city of Durham, New Hampshire, your new community will feel like home from the moment you arrive. Known as a continuing care retirement community (CCRC), we provide everything from independent and assisted living to memory care...

The Pines Of Newmarket

9 Grant Road, Newmarket, NH 03857

4.5
(20 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

The Pines Of Newmarket have served the residents of New England since 1999. At The Pines of Newmarket, our residents enjoy an array of services managed by a staff whose single goal is to help them enjoy life by creating a fun, loving and safe environment. We provide quality assisted living and...

Sentry Hill At York Harbor

2 Victoria Ct, York, ME 03909

4.3
(19 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Sentry Hill at York Harbor is the preeminent retirement community in New England beautifully situated on 12 acres within easy walking distance of historic York Village and York Harbor. Designed after the style of the grand hotels of the 1890's; senior living at Sentry Hill offers a retirement...

Kirkwood Corners

206 N River Rd, Lee, NH 03861

4.2
(14 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Kirkwood Corners is an assisted living community located in the city of Lee, New Hampshire in the county of Strafford. The beautiful wooded grounds of Kirkwood Corners are the perfect example of why people choose to live in this lovely portion of the country. The vibrant surrounding forest is...

75 State Street

75 State St, Portland, ME 04101

4.3
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located in the beautiful port side city of Portland, Maine, Seventy-Five State Street is an active and vibrant community within a community. Established in 1854, we are one of the oldest not for profits in the city and enjoy a stellar reputation of high-quality care and services for people of all...

The Highlands

30 Governors Way, Topsham, ME 04086

3.9
(13 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

The Highlands is located in the historic district of Topsham, next door to Brunswick and Bowdoin College, and 25 miles from Portland, Maine's largest city. The Highlands offers a continuum of care in magnificent natural setting, covering 75 acres complete with meandering walking trails....

The Residence at Silver Square

100 Sterling Way, Dover, NH 03820

4.4
(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Imagine finally having the time to do the things that make you happy: Catching up on the best-seller list, getting out to the theater with friends, learning a new language, or just relaxing with the people you enjoy. Imagine life without the worries and stresses of maintaining a home. Imagine you...

Wentworth Home

795 Central Avenue, Dover, NH 03820

4.1
(4 reviews)

Studio

Wentworth Home — Exceptional Care at an Affordable Price Our warm and welcoming environment provides around the clock nursing staff with assistance tailored to each individual; delicious home cooked meals and engaging social activities and events. With the help of our outstanding...

The Inn at Edgewood

936 South St, Portsmouth, NH 03801

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

The Inn at Edgewood provides individual care to our residents earning us a reputation as the right choice in assisted living senior care.As part of the family-owned Edgewood Centre campus, the Inn at Edgewood is situated on 18 beautiful acres in the historic seaside town of Portsmouth, New...

HarborChase of South Portland (Opening Fall 2021)

25 Country Club Rd, Portland, ME 04106

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

We believe in a culture of genuine, heartfelt hospitality. Taking pride in creating a friendly and comfortable atmosphere where you’ll be able to relax and focus on the things you love to do. We like to think of ourselves as one big, extended family. Our love for our residents is evident by our...

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What is memory care?

 Memory care supports the unique needs of seniors with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Memory care communities provide enhanced security, dementia therapies, and spaces designed to prevent wandering. Services in memory care facilities often include:

  • Medication management
  • Memory-enhancing activities
  • Help with personal care
  • Mobility assistance
  • 24-hour care and supervision
Complete guide to memory care

Scarborough, Maine

Memory Care

Memory care provides long-term medical care to individuals who are afflicted with physiological and mental wellness problems in a fully-staffed and monitored setting. A memory care community complies with specific Alzheimer’s-related safety guidelines and security measures. Seniors reside in private rooms or semi-private apartments. Residents in memory care require aid with dressing, personal care , and medications. Alzheimer’s living homes have secured areas to prevent roaming which is a common symptom of Dementia. The monthly median cost for a private room is around $10,494 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $10,038 . Maine maintains specific rules related to this kind of community. The The Maine Department of Health and Human Services certifies this type of community.

Cost of Living

The community in which a senior care community is based can have a huge influence on the price of care. Cost of living can be a major factor when choosing which care option meets the needs of your loved one’s needs. The rent burden for Scarborough is about 18.4% of the average person’s monthly income. Per month, the median cost of rent in Scarborough is around $1,608 per month and the median home value in Scarborough costs around $336,324.

Demographics and Values

Demographically, Scarborough is 0.4% Native American, 2.2% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.3% other or not specified, 90.4% white, 5.2% Asian, 2.2% Hispanic, and 1.5% black. In Scarborough, 9.1% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. The total population of Scarborough consists of 19,620 people. Scarborough has a population density of 159 people per square mile. Of the population of Scarborough 21.1% have a high-school diploma, 53.1% have a college degree, and 18.5% have a graduate degree. In Scarborough, 10.0% have some form of disability, 5.1% live in poverty, 69.1% participate in the labor force, and 4.6% are widows. Based on gender, 47.5% are male and 52.5% are female. The median age of Scarborough is 46 years old.

State Information

An overview of Maine

Out of a national average of 100, Maine has a cost of living index rating of 117, a grocery index rating of 107, and a housing index rating of 123. Overall, Maine ranks 32nd in quality of life and 19th in healthcare compared to other US states. There are 38 general hospitals and 115 health centers that provide care for 1,341,753 Maine residents. Northern Light Health, Maine Medical Center, and Northern Maine Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The natural beauty of Maine is ranked 39th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religious values, 22% of Maine’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 1,574 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-14%, Mainline Protestant-21%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Maine there are 185 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 45% of Maine residents voted Republican and 48% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, Maine ranks 49th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In Maine, 36% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 45.

State-wide weather information

On average, the humidity rating for Maine is around 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of November. During the winter, the average temperature in Maine drops to around 20F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 38F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -7F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65F. The average high summer temperature is around 82F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 47F in the month of June. On average, Maine has an air quality index rating of around 35.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 44.2 AQI. On average, the state receives 3.79 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of November at around 6.46 inches. While residents of Maine mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Maine can include earthquakes (moderate) and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Maine

The state of Maine has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of bog rosemary, red maple, hackmatack, and eastern hemlock. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the large baleen whales, the coyote, the meadow jumping mouse, or the north American deer mouse. The state animal of Maine is the the moose.

Frequently asked questions about Memory Care facilities in Maine

There are 31 memory care facilities near Scarborough, Maine. See the full list.

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