Home care: Where to find It

Estate Recovery

The MaineCare Estate Recovery law means that the State has a claim against the estates of certain MaineCare recipients at the time of their death.

If you have questions about this law, or how it affects you, call the Estate Recovery Unit at 1-800-977-6740. Seek professional assistance, such as an attorney specializing in elder law, when deciding how to handle estate planning.


  • Legal Services for the Elderly at 207-621-0087 or 1-800-750-5353 or
  • Pine Tree Legal Assistance at 207-622-4731.