Home care: Where to find It

Area Agencies on Aging

Wherever you live in Maine, the services of an Area Agency on Aging are available to you.  Their goal is to assure that older people and their caregivers receive support to maintain their independence and dignity in the community.

Call your local Area Agency on Aging at 1-877-353-3771 (ELDERS1) about:

  • Adult Day Services
  • Caregiver Support
  • Employment
  • Health Insurance Information
  • Home Repairs
  • Housing
  • Information and Assistance
  • Meals on Wheels (home-delivered meals)
  • Recreational Activities
  • Senior Dining Centers
  • Transportation
  • Volunteer programs

Androscoggin, Franklin and Oxford Counties

  • SeniorsPlus (formerly: Western Area Agency on Aging)
    465 Main Street, PO Box 659
    Lewiston, ME 04243-0659
    Phone: 1-800-427-1241 or 795-4010
    TTY: 795-7232
    Web site: www.seniorsplus.org

Aroostook County

  • Aroostook Area Agency on Aging
    33 Davis Street, PO Box 1288
    Presque Isle, ME 04769
    Phone: 1-800-439-1789
    V/TTY 764-3396
    Web site: www.aroostookaging.org

Cumberland and York Counties

  • Southern Maine Agency on Aging
    307 Cumberland Avenue, P.O. Box 10480
    Portland, ME 04104
    Phone: V/TTY 1-800-427-7411
    V/TTY: 775-6503
    Web site: www.smaaa.org

Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis and Washington Counties

  • Eastern Agency on Aging 4
    50 Essex Street Bangor, ME 04401-9810
    Phone: V/TTY 1-800-432-7812
    V/TTY 941-2865
    Web site: www.eaaa.org

Knox, Lincoln, Waldo, Somerset, Sagadahoc and Kennebec Counties, Brunswick and Harpswell

  • Senior Spectrum
    One Weston Court, PO Box 2589
    Augusta, ME 04338-2589
    Phone: 622-9212 or 1-800-639-1553
    TTY: 1-800-464-8703
    Web site: www.seniorspectrum.com