A Place for Mom
Menu

Find Assisted Living Facilities near Portland, ME

Location
A valid zip code or city is required
10 miles
Who are you looking for?
Parent

Select an option

How urgent is your move?
ASAP

Select an option

Searching for Assisted Living facilities in Portland, ME?

Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Assisted Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 50 Assisted Living facilities in Portland and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.

See more information about Portland, ME:

Assisted Living near Portland, Maine

Seventy Five State Street

75 State St, Portland, ME 04102

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(6)

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...

Birchwoods at Canco Assisted Living

86 Holiday Drive, Portland, ME 04103

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(24)

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...

The Park Danforth

777 Stevens Ave, Portland, ME 04103

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(1)

Foreside Harbor

191 Foreside Rd, Falmouth, ME 04105

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(0)

Compare Costs, Photos, and Reviews for all your options near

This field is required

Please enter a valid email address.

Please enter a valid phone number.

This field is required

By clicking Request Info, you agree to our Terms of Use. You also consent that we, or our customer communities, may reach out to you using a system that can auto-dial; however, you do not need to consent to this to use our service. Our Privacy Policy describes information collection and use.

The Enclave of Scarborough

18 Black Point Road, Scarborough, ME 04074

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(31)

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...

Ledgeview Assisted Living

92 US Route 1, Cumberland, ME 04110

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(3)

Ledgeview Assisted Living — When living alone is no longer an option and a nursing home isn't the answer. Ledgeview Living — where winter brings the warmth of a crackling fire in our fireplaces and summer evening breezes bring the scent of pint trees and seasonal flowers. —...

Scarborough Terrace

600 Commerce Dr, Scarborough, ME 04074

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(16)

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....

Bay Square at Yarmouth

27 Forest Falls Drive, Yarmouth, ME 04096

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(22)

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...

Countryside Adult Family Care Home Assisted Living

1334 Long Plains Rd, Buxton, ME 04093

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(0)

Countryside is an attractive modern facility, privately owned, a ranch style adult family care home, licensed in coordination with Maine's Department of Human Services. It is bounded with 11 acres of scenic land along the Buxton Countryside, but still within a half-hour drive to Portland and most...

Webster Commons

6 Old County Rd, Freeport, ME 04032

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(0)

Vicarage By the Sea

9 Vicarage Lane, Harpswell, ME 04079

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(1)

The Vicarage By The Sea, was founded in 1998 with the desire to make a difference for those living with dementing illnesses. Pioneers in their approach, Johanna Wigg, Ph.D. and Dementia Care Specialist, Cheryl Golek set out to prove that social and psychological realms of long-term care for...

Freeport Place

4 Old County Rd, Freeport, ME 04032

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(0)

The Shaw House

257 South Street, Biddeford, ME 04005

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(0)

We are a geriatric residential assisted living, honoring aging in place, providing end-of-life care, respite care, and adult day care services. We have both private and semi private rooms, with all the comforts of home. It's important our clients maintain the ability to do at they want when they...

Huntington Common

1 Huntington Common Drive, Kennebunk, ME 04043

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(30)

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....

Atria Kennebunk

One Penny Lane, Kennebunk, ME 04043

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(20)

Atria Kennebunk is an assisted living community located in Kennebunk, Maine in York county. Residents of Atria Kennebunk wake up each morning with an absolutely gorgeous view of the lush Maine forest that partially surrounds their community. And, for the adventurous seniors that like to walk the...

Elm Street Assisted Living

56 Elm Street, Topsham, ME 04086

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(0)

Elm Street Assisted Living is a private facility for women only in Topsham, Maine, next to Brunswick and about 25 miles from Portland. We are very small - 6 private rooms - and give completely personal care. Our home-cooked meals, our activities, the library books we bring home are all geared to...

The Highlands

30 Governors Way, Topsham, ME 04086

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(7)

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....

Country Village Assisted Living

960 Meadow Road Route 121, Casco, ME 04015

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(0)

Anchor Senior Care, LLC

25 Oak St, Springvale, ME 04083

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(0)

Schooner Estates Senior Living

200 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(21)

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...

Memory Care at Market Square

3 Market Sq # 1, Paris, ME 04281

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(0)

Memory Care at Market Square provides round-the-clock assisted living and engaging activities in a secure environment for those living with cognitive impairments like dementia or Alzheimer's.

Sentry Hill At York Harbor

2 Victoria Ct, York, ME 03909

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(15)

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...

Wentworth Home

795 Central Avenue, Dover, NH 03820

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(4)

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...

Langdon Place of Dover

60 Middle Road, Dover, NH 03820

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(24)

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...

The Residence at Silver Square

100 Sterling Way, Dover, NH 03820

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(6)

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...

Spring Village at Dover

35 Pointe Place, Dover, NH 03820

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(8)

Spring Village at Dover is a new 56-bed assisted living community specializing in memory care, conveniently located in the developing Pointe Place neighborhood of Dover, NH. Woodbine Senior Living, LLC, a management and development company with over 40 years of experience in the Senior Living...

Carriage Hill Assisted Living

306 Knox Marsh Rd, Madbury, NH 03823

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(25)

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...

Brookdale Spruce Wood

25 Worthen Road, Durham, NH 03824

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(18)

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

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(18)

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...

Kirkwood Corners

206 N River Rd, Lee, NH 03861

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(13)

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...

Partridge House

777 Lafayette Road, Hampton, NH 03842

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(3)

Partridge House is a Genesis senior living community located in the scenic downtown area of Hampton, New Hampshire. Hampton is a popular, year round tourist destination, with peaceful and stunning beaches on the Atlantic Ocean. Our residents enjoy our proximity to the ocean, fine dining, and...

Langdon Place of Exeter

17 Hampton Road, Exeter, NH 03833

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(21)

Langdale Place of Exeter is a Genesis senior living community nestled in the historic riverside town of Exeter, NH, the perfect backdrop to our cozy community. Located on the New Hampshire and Massachusetts border, our scenic New England town was home to some of the earliest colonists and honors...

Golden View Health Care Assisted Living

19 NH Route 104, Meredith, NH 03253

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(5)

A locally managed, independent non-profit community In 2000, Golden View opened The Inn, which has provided seniors of the Lakes Region and beyond with quality assisted living services since opening its doors. With the recent addition of The Terrace and The Cottage, Golden View now offers three...

Inn At Deerfield

34 Ridge Road PO Box 87, Deerfield, NH 03037

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(9)

A Licensed Supported Residential Care Home for Elders with Memory Disorders Located in a Country Setting in rural Deerfield, New Hampshire. The Inn at Deerfield was established to provide quality care to elders with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. Accommodations Construction of a new,...

Forestview Manor Assisted Living

153 Parade Road, Meredith, NH 03253

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(23)

Welcome to Forestview Manor. Serving area seniors since 2005, we are a campus comprised of three beautiful, residential buildings nestled on 15 wooded acres in Meredith, New Hampshire. We offer intimate, secure, loving memory care assisted living for those who are unsuccessful living at home...

All American Assisted Living at Kingston

193 Main St, Kingston, NH 03848

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(1)

All American Assisted Living at Kingston is a residential community for seniors who are looking for social interaction, personal care services, and leisure pursuits.A subsidiary of Kaplan Development Group, a leader in the field of assisted and independent living, All American offers our...

Canterbury Hall, LLC

353 Baptist Road, Canterbury, NH 03224

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(5)

Built in the mid 1700s, the main house of Canterbury Hall retains its stately character. We welcome senior residents to large private rooms with full baths that still carry the charm and architectural details from the past. Canterbury Hall has proudly served the elderly since 1991. Our caring...

Atria Merrimack Place

85 Storey Avenue, Newburyport, MA 01950

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(33)

Atria Merrimack Place in Newburyport, MA in Essex County is a senior living community for active, independent-minded seniors. Our community resides on beautiful grounds, with lush greenery in a quiet residential area. We're located in close proximity to the Interstate 95 and surrounded by the...

Pyareo Home

333 Brook Rd, Sanbornton, NH 03269

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(0)

Pyareo Home(pronounced pE-ar-E-O and meaning 'beloved or dear ones in an Indian Language) has provided loving care for the elderly in the Lakes Region of central New Hampshire since 2000. Some residents have come from the immediate area while others have sought out Pyareo Home from as far away as...

Fox Meadow Retirement Home

1151 Summer St, Bristol, NH 03222

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(0)

We would like to thank you for your interest in our home. When living on your own is no longer a viable alternative for yourself or a loved one, Fox Meadow provides a safe and secure place for our residents to call their home. Our residents are encouraged to be as independent as possible, to...

Benchmark Senior Living at Haverhill Crossings

254 Amesbury Rd, Haverhill, MA 01830

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(52)

Benchmark Senior Living at Haverhill Crossing is an assisted living community in the riverfront city of Haverhill, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Our attractive, spacious community sits on a large, landscaped lot overlooking mature woods and lush farmland near Kenoza Lake, downtown shops and the...

Granite Ledges of Concord

151 Langley Parkway, Concord, NH 03301

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(4)

Our goal at Granite Ledges of Concord is to provide assisted and senior living that surpasses the expectations of residents and their families. Over 70 seniors from different backgrounds and states call our community home. As the capital city of New Hampshire, our residents enjoy access to...

Wingate Residences at Haverhill

10 Residences Way, Haverhill, MA 01830

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(3)

Wingate Residences at Haverhill is a state of the art, private, residential community with 64 apartments, offering 24 hour supportive care for seniors interested in maintaining active lifestyles while planning for future needs. The Neighborhood also includes 20 apartments with support for memory...

The Birches at Concord

300 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH 03301

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(18)

The Birches is Concord, New Hampshire's first assisted living community exclusively dedicated to those with dementia, Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of memory impairment. Set in a peaceful hillside location, The Birches at Concord provides a familiar home-like environment designed to serve...

Assisted Living at Beaver Lake Lodge

38 N Shore Rd, Derry, NH 03038

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(6)

Assisted Living at Beaver Lake Lodge is a New Facility located on 7 acres overlooking Beaver Lake. Spacious Private Rooms and built with all the latest Life Safety amenities, it is rated as one of The Nicest Small Bed Facilities in New England. Owned and operated by Karen4Elders, LLC, Karen and...

The Residence at Riverbend

149 County Road, Ipswich, MA 01938

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(6)

The Residence at Riverbend is a new rental community that has already established an outstanding reputation on the North Shore and beyond! Our dedication to an impeccable standard of quality in every aspect of the Riverbend lifestyle is evident in all we do; for instance our programs are created...

Greystone Farm at Salem

242 Main Street, Salem, NH 03079

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(38)

Surrounded by natural woodlands, Greystone Farm at Salem evokes the serenity of a bygone era. In the country kitchen sits a beautifully restored antique loom, brought here by its original owner, fully restored and now a reminder of a simpler time. Thoughtfully designed apartments and amenities...

The Residence at Salem Woods

6 Sally Sweet's Way, Salem, NH 03079

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(17)

Resting on a beautiful campus in Salem, New Hampshire, The Residence at Salem Woods is a brand new community scheduled to open in the spring of 2016. The community will offer independent living, assisted living, and memory care services to seniors.The Residence at Salem Woods is proudly operated...

Warde Assisted Living

21 Searles Road, Windham, NH 03087

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(6)

Warde Assisted Living is an assisted living community located in Windham, NH. It is close to shopping centers, community social facilities and has health care center within the facility, allowing residents to maintain a healthy lifestyle in a home like setting. Residents receive three meals a...

Bentley Commons at Bedford

66 Hawthorne Drive, Bedford, NH 03110

(877) 616-7329

for a local A Place for Mom Advisor

(23)

Opened in 2008 and located in one of the most charming communities in the State of New Hampshire, Bentley Senior Living is a state of the art community that offers a full compliment of amenities and supportive services designed to maximize independence and encourage a healthy, active lifestyle. ...

Assisted Living in Portland, ME

Assisted living communities in Maine provide supervision, community style living, and personal care services to seniors who may require limited assistance with the activities of daily living (ADL). These communities promote independence among seniors who do not require 24-hour skilled nursing care.

Cost of Assisted Living Facilities in Portland, ME

The median monthly cost of assisted living in Portland, Maine is $5,100 for the city proper and $5,400 for the metropolitan area. Meanwhile, the median for the state is $5,100. Seniors who desire an independent setting, but also a strong support system and the comfort of some daily assistance, would strike a balance in Portland.

Learn More About Portland, ME

Cost of Living

As the most populous metropolitan city in the New England area, Portland is more expensive than other cities in the region and nationwide. All index scores are based on a scale with the national average set at 100.

Cost-of-living indexGrocery indexMedian rentRent burdenMedian home valueMedian family incomeEstate tax116104$1,49821.6% spend over 30% of their income on rent$261,044$51,430The top estate tax rate is 12% with an exemption threshold of $5.6 million

Local Hospitals

The Portland region has several highly-rated hospitals, and the following are often ranked among the best in the area:

  • Northern Light Health – Northern Light Mercy HospitThis community, part of Maine’s most expansive network of hospitals, specializes in orthopedic surgery and spine surgery.
  • Maine Medical Center – This 637-bed community, the state’s largest medical center, ranks highly for treatment in cancer, diabetes, and neurosurgery.
  • Northern Maine Medical Center – This 49-bed care center regularly makes lists of top rural hospitals. Despite its small size, the community offers a broad range of services, including pain management, radiology, and diabetes care. Northern Maine Medical Center also provides home visits for discharged patients at no extra cost.

Weather and Climate

The climate of Portland, ME is considered warm-summer humid continental. Residents can expect four distinct seasons, with warm summers and occasional cold waves in winter. On average, the humidity level for Portland is 68%. This number peaks in September, with 72% humidity.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer tempTypical summer highTypical summer lowAverage winter tempTypical winter highTypical winter low68°F82°F (July)53°F (July)27°F40°F (December)15°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index ratingAverage maximum air quality index rating40 (Good)49 in December (Good)

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitationAverage maximum monthly precipitationAverage yearly snowfall5”7” (October)61”

Demographics and Values

Portland, ME leans liberal, with the majority of the city’s population voting for Democratic candidates in the last five presidential elections. The city is among the strongest for small businesses in the United States, as ranked by the American City Business Journals. Small businesses also boost a higher-than-average survival rate in Portland, as well as notable yearly sales growth. Retail, tourism, and healthcare count among the city’s top industries. Mainehealth, the city of Portland, and the boating retailer Hamilton Marine have established themselves as leading employers. The city is also headquarters to L.L. Bean, which employs approximately 5,000 people.

2016 Presidential Election Results for Cumberland County

Voted DemocraticVoted RepublicanVoted Third Party60.34%33.26%6.41%

Population Statistics

Population densityPopulation trend1,197 people per square mileShrinking at a rate of -0.46% since 2010

Age

Median55+60+70+80+3626%10%6%4%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diplomaCollege degreeGraduate degree19%49%19%

Race & Ethnicity

AsianBlackHispanicNative AmericanPacific Islander or Native HawaiianWhiteTwo or more3.8%8.7%3.6%0.1%0.0%83.9%2.9%

Crime

Property crimes per 1,000 citizensViolent crimes per 1,000 citizens263

Miscellaneous

UnemployedParticipate in the labor forceHave some form of disabilityLive in povertyWidowsVeterans5%71%13%18%5%6%

Portland, ME is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community are accepted by the general public and can actively participate in public life without fear of bigotry. The Williams Institute, associated with UCLA and studying sexuality, ranked Portland among its “gayest cities.” The city has a small but vibrant LGBTQ+ bar scene, and a host of area organizations devoted to protecting and advancing the LGBTQ+ community. In particular, SAGE Maine focuses on providing social support for LGBTQ+ seniors. With hundreds of members, the group meets weekly and occasionally puts on larger events. Pride Portland, the city’s pride festival, occurs annually, unifying the community and its allies, as well as packing the weekend with high-energy performers and speakers.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

With more than 700 acres of open space, the city of Portland, Maine is best known for its breezy, maritime charm. The Old Port district invites visitors to stroll through cobblestone streets, stopping at a variety of boutiques, restaurants, and bars. The district also has a bustling, fresh fish market. The city’s historic lighthouses can make for a full-day tour of scenic, panoramic views. Meanwhile, the Portland Observatory is the country’s only surviving maritime signal tower, a designated national landmark known for its telescope and museum tours. The city has 66 parks, 10 gardens, and miles of trails, making it an ideal destination for hikers, birdwatchers, and other nature enthusiasts. Crescent Beach mixes sand and sun for yet another waterfront delight. The Maine Jewish Museum, located in Portland, pays homage to the city’s Jewish history, art, and culture. Past exhibits have showcased the work of Jewish photographers, sculptors, and painters. Housed in the same community, the Etz Chaim Congregation gathers for weekly prayer services, a monthly speaker series, and all major Jewish holidays.

Portland is also on the Maine Wine Trail, which has 24 wineries. Specifically, Portland wine lovers can unwind at Cellardoor Winery, Sweetgrass Winery & Distillery, and Blue Lobster Urban Winery.

Transportation

Greater Portland METRO consists of bus, metro, ferry, and Amtrak services. All buses meet ADA accessibility standards. Seniors, people with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders all qualify for fare discounts. Additionally, The League of American Bicyclists named Portland, ME the second most friendly city in the country for bikers.

A Place for Mom is paid by our participating communities, therefore our service is offered at no charge to families. Copyright © 2020 A Place for Mom, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Privacy & Terms. Do Not Sell My Personal Information.