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Find the Right Home Care near Topsham, ME

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If you or a loved one wants to age in the comfort of your own home, home care in Topsham, ME can offer personal assistance in a familiar setting. Whether an older adult needs more basic elderly home care services in Topsham – like help with housekeeping, cooking, and transportation – or requires medical care, A Place for Mom can help.

Find the best home care agencies in Topsham to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to Topsham home hospice care. Personalized home care in Topsham can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 11 options for accredited home care in Topsham, ME, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

You may also consider nearby communities such as Casco, Lincolnville or Portland.

Home Care Facilities near Topsham, ME

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Review ofAtria Kennebunk
5.0

I couldn't say how easy and pleasant [name removed] has been through this process with my dad. He is like family I can ask him anything or call him at anytime. We love the front desk staff and dining room ladies too!

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Review ofThe Enclave of Scarborough
4.0

We had a nice tour at The Enclave. I thought they were informative. They just didn't have availability at the time, and they seemed to be having staffing issues (although we found that to be the case at most places).

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Review ofAtria Kennebunk
5.0

My mom loves living at the Atria in Kennebunk. The facility is clean and well kept. The food is delicious and the dining hours are perfect for her schedule. The staff is friendly and caring. She enjoys all o the activities that are offered daily. We could not be happier.

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They're very good, as long as they're consistent with the same person. But they are struggling with high staff turnover right now.

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FirstLight HomeCare of Southern Maine

51 Pine Hill Rd, Casco, ME 04015

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Anytime Services for Seniors

1167 Cape Rd, Hollis, ME 04042

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Clearbrook Senior Care

2060 Atlantic Hwy, Lincolnville, ME 04849

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Home Instead - Gorham, ME

502 Main Street, Gorham, ME 04038

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To us it's personal. If you're looking for extraordinary in-home senior care and companionship, you've come to the right place. Home Instead Senior Care in Gorham, Maine has been Cumberland County's trusted source for elder care since 2000. We carefully match experienced caregivers with your...... Read more

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Hearthside Senior Assistance

832 Washington Street, Bath, ME 04530

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Southern Maine First Light Home Care

51 Pine Hill Rd, Casco, ME 04015

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We know firsthand the challenges facing many families today — caring for loved ones, sometimes hundreds or thousands of miles away, or even across town. Now there’s help.When you or your loved one needs help at home, turn to FirstLight HomeCare. We offer complete companion and personal care...... Read more

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MAS Home Care of Maine

21 Saco St., Westbrook, ME 04092

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MAS Home Care of Maine provides support to the elderly and chronically ill through an extensive network of statewide caregivers. Our home care services are flexible to meet a wide range of needs and can include:... Read more

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Arcadia Home Care & Staffing

229 Center Street, Auburn, ME 04210

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Arcadia Home Care & Staffing

136 US Route 1 Box #6, Scarborough, ME 04074

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Maine Homecare Partners

15 Clinton Avenue, Winslow, ME 04901

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Our vision at Maine Homecare Partners is to grow and foster partnerships within our community; to assist our clients in their continuation of achieving a fulfilling social lifestyle and maintaining their community involvement. Our goal in offering the following services is to allow our clients...... Read more

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What is home care?

Home care may be the right fit for seniors who want to age in place, but who would benefit from companionship, housekeeping, and help with some activities of daily living (ADLs). Home care is broad and personalized to each senior’s needs. In general, home caregivers may provide:

  • Help with personal care
  • Housekeeping
  • Mobility assistance
  • Laundry
  • Complimentary transportation
  • Nutritious meals
  • Incontinence care and toileting
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Topsham, Maine

Home Care

Homemaker care offers the luxury of a multitude of services that can be administered in your family’s home. In-home care offers a number of services including laundry, assistance scheduling medical appointments, and housekeeping. Most home care providers screen potential clients prior to admittance. This screening might include ADLs abilities, weight/nutritional status, and medication use. This care type can provide various medical services such as assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, aid in self-administration of medication, and assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication. Additionally, care services offered may involve help with household chores and long-term nursing care. Non-medical home care may also afford your loved one help with meal preparation and doing help with household chores. Finally, assistive home care can provide your family member with wellness services such as monitoring vitals and transfers from bed to wheelchair.

Cost of Living

The median home value in Topsham is about $223,213 and the median price for rent is around $1,224 a month. The rent burden for Topsham is about 18.2% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Demographically, Topsham is 1.5% Asian, 0.0% other or not specified, 90.8% white, 5.8% mixed race, 0.8% black, 4.1% Hispanic, 1.1% Native American, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Topsham, 12.9% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total city population, 53.3% are female and 46.7% are male. The median age of Topsham is 44 years old. Of the population of Topsham 13.9% have a graduate degree, 25.3% have a high-school diploma, and 42.6% have a college degree. Out of the total population of Topsham, 66.6% participate in the labor force, 3.9% do not have health insurance, 6.6% are widowed, and 8.1% live in poverty. Topsham has a population density of 104 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Topsham consists of 8,737 people.

State Information

An overview of Maine

Based on natural beauty, Maine ranks 39th in the nation. Maine is ranked 32nd in quality of life and 19th in healthcare. The state of Maine has a cost of living index of 117.2 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 107.0 and a housing index rating of 123.1. There are 38 general hospitals and 115 health centers that provide care for 1,341,753 Maine residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Northern Light Health, Maine Medical Center, and Northern Maine Medical Center.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Maine ranks 49th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 45 and 36% of its population being over the age of 55. In Maine, 22% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 1,574 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-14%, Mainline Protestant-21%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Maine there are 185 masonic lodges. During the latest presidential election, 45% voted for the Republican candidate while 48% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the winter falls to around 20F. The average high winter temperature is around 38F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -7F during 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. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 47F during the month of June. 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. The average humidity across the state is 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of November at around 7,700, (November)%. 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. 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) 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 black cherry, downy serviceberry, eastern hemlock, and sugar maple. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the north American deer mouse, the gray fox, the white-tailed deer, or the moose. The state animal of Maine is the the moose.

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