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Maine is nicknamed “The Pine Tree State” after the white pine forests which cover the state. Maine has over 17 million acres of forest and over 3,470 miles of coastline on the mainland – 5,000 miles total if you include all of its islands. With more coastline than California, it’s no surprise that Maine is famous for its seafood. Over 90% of the country’s lobster is harvested in Maine, and much of the state’s culture is influenced by the fishing industry. Locals love to celebrate Maine’s seafaring and fishing heritage, especially at events like the annual Maine Lobster Festival.

Currently, A Place for Mom partners with more than 20 assisted living facilities in Maine. The median monthly cost of assisted living in Maine is about $5,100.

Assisted Living Facilities near Orrington, ME

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Last Updated: 10/6/22
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Assisted Living

Average starting price $5,912/month
Average starting price $5,666/month
Average starting price $7,509/month
Average starting price $3,390/month
Average starting price $3,050/month
Recent reviews of Assisted Living in Orrington, ME
Dirigo Pines in Orono, ME
2.7

It's very difficult to get a callback whether you're talking with billing or the nurses in the actual unit. Overall my loved seems pretty well adjusted, and seems to like it there. For that, I rate them highly. When I look at my loved one, his clothes look a little dirty and he looks a little unkempt. They did ask me to send him another razor (he came in with a $100 razor that was misplaced). We've brought in numerous grooming materials and the staff doesn't seem to know where they are (although honestly, with dementia, that could be my loved one putting them somewhere, it's hard to tell). It's so hard with Covid going on. But hopefully things will get better. As far as communicating what's going on with my loved one or with billing, that's been difficult.

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Winterberry Heights Senior Living in Bangor, ME
4.0

This is a very nice community for the cost. It is very reasonable for the pocketbook and the care is good. I have heard about activities like bingo and painting, and I do not feel like they have a lot of activities or even a lot of things posted for the residents to do to stay busy in the community. We would like for them to have more for the residents to do.

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Dirigo Pines

9 Alumni Dr, Orono, ME 04473 | 11 milesfrom Orrington center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Dirigo Pines is an independent living, assisted living, specialized care, and memory care community situated in picturesque Orono, Maine. Residents choose from a wide range of lifestyle options and styles designed for comfort and convenience. At Dirigo Pines residents can stroll along the...

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2.7(18 reviews)

I have lived here for over 4 years. We recently had a large turnover in management which was needed, and all the staff, both remaining long timers and new, are professional, caring, devoted to quality...

Parker Ridge

63 Parker Ridge Lane, Box 290, Blue Hill, ME 04614 | 25.5 milesfrom Orrington center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

The place to retire in Downeast Maine. Just south of Blue Hill, Maine, on a peninsula dotted with gracious summer homes, is a pleasant and welcoming community on 28-acres surrounded by woods and walking trails and commanding stunning views of Blue Hill Bay. This is Parker Ridge. With panoramic...

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Winterberry Heights Senior Living

932 Ohio St, Bangor, ME 04401 | 6.9 milesfrom Orrington center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Winterberry Heights Assisted Living features 78 well designed studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom retirement and assisted living apartments. We also offer a dedicated wing with 14 apartments designed to accommodate residents with memory care needs. This wing, which has a separate entrance, is...

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3.8(36 reviews)

My loved one is really happy with it. The biggest thing I noticed when I first walked in was the cleanliness. It was spotless; we went into the dining hall and it's really nice, we then went into the rooms...

Birch Bay Retirement Village

25 Village Inn Road, Bar Harbor, ME 04609 | 37.1 milesfrom Orrington center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

Birch Bay Village is the area's premier retirement community overlooking Frenchman Bay on Mount Desert Island. Bordering Acadia National Park, this vibrant community has a rich assortment of recreational activities close at hand. There are hiking and carriage trails, restaurants, an 18-hole golf...

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4.3(19 reviews)

We chose Birch Bay primarily because of the convenient location to me. I am able to visit daily if I want to and that is a huge plus. Also their approach to care is great - they have music therapy which I...

Orono Commons

117 Bennoch Rd, Orono, ME 04473 | 12.8 milesfrom Orrington center

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Provides: Assisted Living

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Orono Commons is located in historic and vibrant Orono, Maine. Home to the University of Maine, Orono is an exciting and growing city on the shores of the Penobscot River. We are proud of our beautiful community and the high quality assistance we provide to our residents. Our caring staff can...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.0(1 review)

My loved one stayed at this facility at a time, and the care they provided was excellent. However he was not quite ready for full time nursing care, and still wanted a level of independence. We decided to...

Harbor Hill Center

2 Footbridge Rd, Belfast, ME 04915 | 22.9 milesfrom Orrington center

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Provides: Assisted Living

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When it comes to beautiful scenic views not much can beat our seaport town of Belfast, ME. Our antique architecture and historic districts are popular with residents and tourists alike. Harbor Hill Center occupies seven acres of waterfront property in mid-coast Maine on Belfast Harbor. Our...

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5.0(1 review)

Jessica was very friendly and knowledgeable. The first impressions are of light and I felt like I was walking into a beautiful hotel lobby! As I toured through there was light everywhere, the rooms were...

Avalon Village

239 Main Rd N, Hampden, ME 04444 | 2.6 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Sirjas

225 Wilson St, Brewer, ME 04412 | 4.7 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Bangor House

174 Main St, Bangor, ME 04401 | 5 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Siesta Haven II

33 James St, Bangor, ME 04401 | 5.5 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

2.8(2 reviews)

Our mother is so happy living there. She has found new friends and is well taking care of.

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Crestwood Place

161 Davis Rd, Bangor, ME 04401 | 8.3 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Jed Prouty Assisted Living

57 Main St, Bucksport, ME 04416 | 10.7 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Longfellow Heights

Elm St, Orono, ME 04473 | 12.1 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Bayview Manor

45 W. Main St, Searsport, ME 04974 | 20.1 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Dexter Boarding Home

45 Main St., Dexter, ME 04930 | 32.1 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Broadway North

237 Union St, Rockport, ME 04856 | 39.8 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Sunset Home of Waterville

114 College Ave, Waterville, ME 04901 | 42.7 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Elm Tower

60 Elm St, Waterville, ME 04901 | 43.4 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Crawford Commons

132 Middle Rd, Union, ME 04862 | 43.9 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Redington Memorial Home

11 North Ave., Skowhegan, ME 04976 | 45.7 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living, Nursing Homes

Woodlands Memory Care Of Madison

110 E Madison Road, Madison, ME 04950 | 46.6 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Memory Care

Homestead At Owls Head

7 N Shore Dr, Owls Head, ME 04854 | 47.6 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living

Brewer Rehab and Living Center

74 PARKWAY SOUTH, Brewer, ME 04412 | 4.1 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Memory Care, Nursing Homes

On behalf of our team of caregivers and support staff, thank you for considering our healthcare center. We offer a full range of medical services to meet the individual needs of our residents, including short-term rehabilitative services and long-term skilled care. Working with the resident’s...

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Woodlands Assisted Living Of Brewer

53 Colonial Circle, Brewer, ME 04412 | 4.7 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

Westgate Manor

750 Union Street, Bangor, ME 04401 | 5.8 milesfrom Orrington center

Provides: Memory Care, Nursing Homes

Westgate Manor is a 104-bed long-term and assisted living healthcare center located in beautiful Bangor, Maine. We are fully licensed for Medicare and Medicaid coverage and we specialize in caring for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders.

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5.0(1 review)

I can say very affirmatively that my mother was much relieved with the care she got at Westgate Manor. They are a skilled nursing facility that really specializes in dementia care and alzheimer's care. Of...

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Cost of assisted living in Orrington, ME

The average cost of senior living in Orrington is 5,912 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Bangor, ME with an average of 4,322 per month.

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What is assisted living?

Assisted living is long-term care for seniors who are generally active and independent, but who require increased supervision and help with some daily tasks. Staff can assist residents with activities of daily living like dressing, bathing, and medication management. Assisted living is also a good option for seniors seeking more socialization. Services and amenities in assisted living facilities often include:

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  • Help with personal care
  • Laundry
  • Social activities and outings
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Winterberry Heights Senior Living, Birch Bay Retirement Village and Dirigo Pines are the top rated assisted living facilities near Orrington, Maine. See full list of communities.

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