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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Residential Care Home facilities. Together, we’ll find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we’ll provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 17 Residential Care Home facilities in ME 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.


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Senior housing types near Portland, ME

  • Countryside Adult Family Care Home Assisted Living

    Countryside Adult Family Care Home Assisted Living

    1334 Long Plains Rd, Buxton, ME 04093
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    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...

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  • Vicarage By the Sea

    Vicarage By the Sea

    9 Vicarage Lane, Harpswell, ME 04079
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    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 elders...

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  • Canterbury Hall, LLC

    353 Baptist Road, Canterbury, NH 03224
    (5)
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    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 and...

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  • Pyareo Home

    333 Brook Rd, Sanbornton, NH 03269
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    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...

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  • Fox Meadow Retirement Home

    Fox Meadow Retirement Home

    1151 Summer St, Bristol, NH 03222
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    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 plan...

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  • The Villager

    The Villager

    50 North Mast Street, Goffstown, NH 03045
    (3)
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    The Villager is old-fashioned country living in the heart of Goffstown Village. We are an old Victorian home with a wrap-around porch for sitting and enjoying the fresh air. We have a beautiful solarium to dine in, socialize, or just read a book.      We offer semi-private and...

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  • Horseshoe Pines

    Horseshoe Pines

    79 Province Rd, Goshen, NH 03752
    (2)
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    Horseshoe Pines is Affordable,Family-Style Care for those who can no longer live alone, but are not in need of a full-care nursing home. Steve & Ruby Guyette have been the Live-In owners & administrators since 1991. Horseshoe Pines remains intentionally small in order to maintain our homey...

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  • Seth Mann 2

    Seth Mann 2

    349 N Main, Randolph, MA 02368
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    The Seth Mann 2nd Home for Women, located in Randolph, Mass., is a unique, small-scale residence. This lovely, historic home, which opened in 1921, can accommodate up to five women, each with a spacious private bedroom. It is a perfect option for an independent older woman who, rather than live...

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  • Cook Adult Home

    1 Prospect St, Mechanicville, NY 12118
    (3)
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    The Cook Adult Home is a 13 bed residence. The home is in a civil war era house, built on a hill overlooking the City of Mechanicville in Saratoga County, New York and the hills of Vermont. We provide 24 hour supervision, medication management, assistance with all activites of daily living in a...

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  • Inn At Parker Station

    46 Parker Station Rd, Goffstown, NH 03045
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    The Inn at Parker Station is a residential care home that offers a family-style environment in the Hillsborough County, NH, city of Goffstown. Goffstown has slightly over 3,100 residents and offers a quintessential New England living experience. Founded in 1675. Goffstown was one of the first new...

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  • Pine Valley Home

    1224 Pine Valley Rd, Hoosick Falls, NY 12090
    (3)
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    Pine Valley Home is a residential care home located in the picturesque village of Hoosick Falls, in Rensselaer County, New York. Our beautiful home has a rich heritage and scenic architecture. We encourage our residents to visit some of our historical sites and become a part of our intimate...

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  • Haughton Cove Manor, Inc

    841 Norwich New London Turnpike, Uncasville, CT 06382
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    Haughton Cove Manor, Inc is a senior home group located in New London County, Connecticut. Our home is conveniently located a couple of miles away from the nearest hospital. The residential care home is located in a serene neighborhood with well-kept grounds that are pleasant to look at and be in....

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  • Tubbs Family Home

    103 Mechanic St, Corinth, NY 12822
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    Tubbs Family Home is a residential care home located in the beautiful city of Corinth, in Saratoga County, New York. Our city features the best of New York's natural landscape. We have some amazing lakes and rivers, such as the Woodland Lake, Lake Bonita, Efner Lake, Jenny Lake, Hunt Lake, and...

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  • Nichols Family Type Home for Adults

    249 Hillcrest Avenue, Troy, NY 12180
    (1)
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    Nichols Family Type Home for Adults is a residential care home located in the scenic city of Troy, in Rensselaer County, New York. Our beautiful home has a breathtaking natural landscape and tranquil atmosphere, perfect for seniors looking to relax and spend quality time with friends and family.

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  • The Moran Home

    321 West Sand Lake Rd, Wynantskill, NY 12198
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    The Moran Home is a residential care home located in the peaceful town of Wynantskill, in Rensselaer County, New York. Our beautiful home has a tranquil atmosphere, perfect for seniors looking to relax and spend some quality time with loved ones. We encourage our seniors to explore everything our...

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  • Columbia Care Home

    18 Columbia Drive, East Greenbush, NY 12061
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    Columbia Care Home is an exceptional senior care facility located in Columbia, Maryland. We treat our seniors with respect for their interest and needs. Columbia Care Home offers all the amenities you expect for a senior care facility. Whether your loved one needs help bathing, shopping or eating,...

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  • Westboro House

    Westboro House

    11 Elm St West, West Lebanon, NH 03784
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Portland, Maine

Care Homes

Residential care homes offer an intimate care experience for your loved one. Residential care homes offer a domiciliary care environment with 24-hour staffing and individualized care. This type of facility is akin to a single-family home. Services offered may include three meals a day, laundry services, and transportation. In Maine, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $62,031. Maine has specific statutes related to this kind of facility. The Maine Department of Health and Human Services licenses this type of facility.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, especially those with chronic disease or those requiring long-term therapy, proximity to medical facilities may be a significant consideration when selecting which community is best for them. In total, there are 2 hospitals located in Portland which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Portland include Northern Light Health and Maine Medical Center.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be the motivating factor in deciding which community fits best. Portland has a cost-of-living index of around 116.2 where a score of 100 is the average score, and any score higher than 100 is considered costlier than the national average. Portland has a grocery price index of 104.3. The rent burden for Portland is about 21.6% of the average monthly income. The median monthly rent in Portland is about $1,498 and the median home value for Portland is $261,044.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many, weather and climate are the most significant factors in selecting a care destination. On average, the air quality index rating in Portland is about 40.3. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index score is at its maximum score in December at around 49.2. Portland has a warm-summer humid continental type of climate. In the summer months, Portland is about 68°F. The summer high peaks at approximately 82°F in the month of July. The summer low falls to around 53°F during the month of June. During the winter months, the temperature in Portland drops to about 27°F. The peak winter temperature will rise to about 40°F in the month of December. The lowest winter temperature gets to approximately 15 °F during the month of January. On average, Portland has a humidity level of roughly 68%. Humidity ratings are highest during the month of September at roughly 73%. Monthly, Portland measures around 5 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation normally happens in October with an average of 7 inches during the month. Portland receives an average of 61.00 inches of snow in a year.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Portland, 18.3% live in poverty, 4.8% are widowed, 12.5% have some form of disability, and 70.9% participate in the labor force. Out of the total city population, 49.6% are male and 50.4% are female. The median age of Portland is 36 years old. In Portland, 25.8% of the population are over the age of 55, 9.6% are over the age of 60, 5.6% are over the age of 70, and 3.8% are over the age of 80. Racially, the population of Portland is 0.1% Native American, 83.9% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.7% other or not specified, 2.9% mixed race, 3.8% Asian, 3.6% Hispanic, and 8.7% black. In terms of crime, Portland has 2.8 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 26.4 property crimes per 1000 residents. In Portland, 71.3% are nonbelievers. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Portland 13.8% practice Catholicism, 3.4% are Presbyterians, and 3.0% practice another Christian faith. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Portland, out of the total population 0.7% practice Judaism, 0.4% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.3% practice Islam. In the previous presidential election, 33.3% voted Republican, 60.3% voted Democrat, and 6.4% voted for a third party candidate in Cumberland county. In terms of education, 19.0% have a high-school diploma, 47.6% have a college degree, and 19.2% have a graduate degree. In Portland, 5.5% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Portland is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. The current population of Portland is shrinking at a rate of -0.005%. Portland has a population density of 1,197 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Maine

There are 38 general hospitals and 115 health centers that provide care for 1,341,753 Maine residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Maine are Northern Light Health, Maine Medical Center, and Northern Maine Medical Center. Overall, Maine ranks 32nd out of all states in quality of life and 19th in healthcare. The natural beauty of Maine is ranked 39th in the nation. In terms of resources, Maine has a cost of living index of 117.2, a grocery index rating of 107.0, and a housing index rating of 123.1. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Maine ranks 49th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 48% of Maine residents voted Democrat and 45% voted Republican. In Maine, 36% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 45. Twenty-two percent of Maine residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 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.

State-wide weather information

On average, Maine has an air quality index rating of around 35.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 44.2 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Maine drops to around 20°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 38°F during the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -7°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Maine is around 65°F. The average high summer temperature is around 82°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 47°F in the month of June. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Maine is around 3.79 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of November at around 6.46 inches. Maine experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of November at around 77%. 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 tamarack, red maple, bog rosemary, and downy serviceberry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the gray fox, the north american deermouse, the red fox, or the white-tailed deer. The state animal of Maine is the the moose.