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If you’re an active, independent older adult looking for senior housing in Sanford, senior citizen apartments in Sanford might be the right fit. Apartments for seniors typically don’t include personal care services, but may offer amenities, activities, and maintenance for a stress-free, social lifestyle.

A Place for Mom can help older adults navigate how to apply for senior housing in Sanford and consider their options. With 3 senior rentals in Sanford, ME, we can help you find the right apartment for your budget and lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for upscale Sanford 55-plus apartments or low-income senior apartments for rent in Sanford, A Place for Mom can simplify your search.

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Senior Apartments Facilities near Sanford, ME

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Average starting price $1,158/month
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White Rock Senior Community

6 Bow Center Road, Bow, NH 03304 | 43.6 milesfrom Sanford center

Provides: Senior Apartments

White Rock Senior CommunityWhite Rock Senior Community is a senior housing community for residents 55 and over, located in beautiful Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. The community is situated on 20 acres, overlooking the mountains. New Hampshire is a lovely place to live. Residents of Bow...


3.6(9 reviews)

Mom is really happy here! I've heard her remark to friends that it is the "best move she ever made". This is a very nice looking place, it's always clean and well kept looking, and the staff are all very...

Iris Network

201 Park Ave, Portland, ME 04102 | 28.9 milesfrom Sanford center

Provides: Senior Apartments

Northfield Green

147 Allen Ave, Portland, ME 04103 | 29.7 milesfrom Sanford center

Provides: Senior Apartments

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Cost of senior apartments in Sanford, ME

The average cost of senior living in Sanford is 1,158 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include undefined, undefined with an average of 0 per month.

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In Sanford, Maine, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Sanford, Maine, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:


Sanford is somewhat car dependent, but seniors can expect to rely on public transportation. Transit options in Sanford include Sanford Transit, WAVE, and Shoreline Explorer. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Sanford has somewhat limited biking infrastructure and is particularly walkable.

Health care

Sanford offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has few hospitals, including Frisbie Memorial Hospital and Southern Main Health Care.

Senior activities

Sanford is a small town known for its storied structures and scenic neighborhoods. Featuring former mill buildings, factories, and grand mansions, the city’s organized walking trails take you throughout historic, wooded areas. Sports fanatics will find there are plenty of opportunities to catch a Sanford Mariners game or one of the city’s regional basketball teams. Whether it’s grabbing a bite to eat or perusing antiques, residents will find there’s plenty to explore in Sanford.

What are senior apartments?

Senior apartments offer a no-frills housing option for active and independent seniors. Units are often designed with senior-friendly features for accessibility, such as elevators and wide doorways. In general, senior apartments don’t provide health care services or daily assistance. Many senior apartments include:

  • Utilities
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Security
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White Rock Senior Community, Iris Network and Northfield Green are the top rated senior apartments near Sanford, Maine. See full list of communities.

There are 3 senior apartments near Sanford, Maine. See the full list.

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