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Scarborough Terrace

600 Commerce Dr, Scarborough, ME 04074

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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....

The Enclave of Scarborough

18 Black Point Road, Scarborough, ME 04074

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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...

HarborChase of South Portland (Opening Fall 2021)

25 Country Club Rd, South Portland, ME 04106

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75 State Street

75 State St, Portland, ME 04101

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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...

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The Park Danforth

777 Stevens Ave, Portland, ME 04103

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Birchwoods at Canco Assisted Living

86 Holiday Drive, Portland, ME 04103

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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 Shaw House

257 South Street, Biddeford, ME 04005

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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...

Foreside Harbor

191 Foreside Rd, Falmouth, ME 04105

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Foreside Harbor is a premier assisted living community modeled after traditional New England style inns. Our 28 private apartments combine the luxury of oceanside living with a level of quality care that provides you with the independence you cherish. Situated on the shores of Casco Bay, Foreside...

Ledgeview Assisted Living

92 US Route 1, Cumberland Foreside, ME 04110

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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. —...

Huntington Common

1 Huntington Common Drive, Kennebunk, ME 04043

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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

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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...

Bay Square at Yarmouth

27 Forest Falls Drive, Yarmouth, ME 04096

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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...

Webster Commons

6 Old County Rd, Freeport, ME 04032

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Webster offers personalized assisted living services to 14 residents with memory care deficit who may wander and need to be on a secure unit, in a warm, home-like setting. It is located in a beautiful country setting on Old County Road in Freeport just minutes off the highway, and a short drive...

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...

Freeport Place

4 Old County Rd, Freeport, ME 04032

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Freeport Place offers personalized assisted living services to 30 residents in a warm, home-like setting. It is located in a beautiful country setting on Old County Road in Freeport, right next to the Freeport Country Club Golf Course. Located close to Ll.Bean and downtown Freeport, just minutes...

Country Village Assisted Living

960 Meadow Road Route 121, Casco, ME 04015

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The Highlands

30 Governors Way, Topsham, ME 04086

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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....

Sentry Hill At York Harbor

2 Victoria Ct, York, ME 03909

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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

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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

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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...

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Scarborough, Maine


Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a complex that offers lodging to at least two seniors who are not related by marriage or by blood to the administrator. A nursing home community offers its inhabitants around-the-clock care administered by registered nurses. These nurses provide personal care, maintenance and other health related services for seniors who are unable to adequately care for themselves.

Nursing homes are a familiar and easy care option for persons 65 years or older, however nursing homes will routinely individuals 55 and greater infrequently heard of in senior care regarding different care types. The most common mental issue effecting residents of nursing homes is dementia, which can hinder their memory function, and familiarity with their surroundings, and decision making capabilities. Types of amenities and services offered at nursing homes might include monitoring of medication, bill pay, senior centers, and monitoring serious illness and unstable health status. Nursing homes are required to provide room and bed maintenance services, nursing and related services, a professionallly directed program of activities, and emergency dental services to residents. Many residents of nursing homes might have behavioral troubles, which can consist of a tendency to wander, verbal outbursts, or resisting care. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to have protections against involuntary transfer or discharge, be free from abuse and neglect, be free from restraints, and get proper privacy, property, and living arrangements.


Cost of Living

Cost of living is a motivating factor in determining what location works best. The median monthly rent in Scarborough is about $1,608 and the median home value for Scarborough is $336,324. The rent burden for Scarborough is about 18.4% of the average person’s monthly income.


Demographics and Values

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. Based on gender, 52.5% are female and 47.5% are male. The median age of Scarborough is 46 years old. Demographically, Scarborough is 2.2% Hispanic, 2.2% mixed race, 0.4% Native American, 90.4% white, 1.5% black, 5.2% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.3% other or not specified. In Scarborough, 4.0% do not have health insurance, 5.1% live in poverty, 4.6% are widows, and 10.0% have some form of disability. In Scarborough, 9.1% of the population are veterans.


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. 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. The state of Maine has 38 hospitals and 115 health centers, providing care to a population of 1,341,753. The three highest ranked hospitals in Maine are Northern Light Health, Maine Medical Center, and Northern Maine Medical Center.


Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 45% of Maine residents voted Republican and 48% voted Democrat. In Maine, 22% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 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. The state has a median age of 45 and 36% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Maine ranks 49th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly.


State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the winter falls 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. During the summer, the average temperature in Maine is around 65F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 82F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 47F during the month of June. The most precipitation occurs in November with an average of 6.46 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.79 inches of precipitation a month. 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. Maine experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of November. 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 balsam fir, bog rosemary, black cherry, and eastern hemlock. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the meadow jumping mouse, the north American deermouse, the eastern cougar, or the moose. The state animal of Maine is the the moose.

Frequently asked questions about Nursing Homes in Maine

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