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Maine Home Care

Find caregivers and in-home aides to help your loved one in Maine.

Maine - Home Care

As a senior ages, one of the most difficult decisions families face is how, and if, a senior can live independently at home. If your loved one needs help with their Activities of Daily Living and prefers to stay in their own residence, Home Carecan be a great option to help your senior "age in place."

Home health care is great for seniors who wish to remain at home but need skilled medical assistance from visiting registered nurses or physicians. Here is a list of Home Health Agencies in Maine.

If a senior needs help with nonmedical tasks like grooming, bathing, meal preparation, transportation, cleaning and running errands, caregivers can come a few hours a week or be live-in companions. Use Care.com to search for a local in-home care provider, or look at this list of Homemaker and Home Care Agencies to find home care services in your area of Maine.

Maine-Specific Home Care Resources:

Elder Independence of Maine has offices in Bangor and Augusta and connects people throughout the state with home care services.

Home Care & Hospice Alliance is a non-profit organization that includes home health caregivers.

Eastern Maine HomeCare provides high quality home health care to aging adults in northern, eastern, and central Maine.

University of Maine Senior Companion Program provides homebound elders with regular visits from Senior Companions, who are dedicated and caring individuals 55 or older.

The Maine Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program is a non-profit agency that assists thousands of seniors by providing advocacy to protect their health, safety, civil rights and welfare.

The following Care.com Resources are also great for Home Care information and guidance:

Home Care Options

How to Hire In-Home Care

More Resources

Senior Care Guide: Care.com's comprehensive guide to senior care that helps readers understand senior care options by describing each option in detail and answering frequently asked questions.

For more information on senior healthcare, visit our Articles and Resources page.

Looking for quality senior care in Maine? Check out the local pages below.

Augusta

Bangor

Biddeford

Brunswick

Lewiston

Portland

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