Mental Health Services

Mental Health services may include: crisis intervention, counseling, medication review, inpatient treatment and day treatment programs.

In-home assessment and short-term counseling and referral services are available through regional mental health geriatric resource staff.

For more information about services in your area contact the Department of Health and Human Services at one of its regional offices for mental health services:

Region I
175 Lancaster Street, Portland, ME 04101
Telephone: 207-822-0270
Toll Free: 1-800-269-5208
Toll Free TTY: 1-888-254-0311

Region II

41 Anthony Avenue, 11 State House Station,
Augusta, ME 04333
Telephone: 207-287-9170
Toll Free: 1-800-675-1828
Toll Free TTY: Maine relay 711

Region III

176 Hogan Road, Bangor, ME 04401
Telephone: 207-941-4360
Toll Free: 1-800-963-9491
Toll Free TTY: Maine relay 711

View a list of providers of mental health services for older people.


For information concerning eligibility as a veteran, call:

  • Togus Patient Advocate .207-623-8411(X 5300)

Help is also available from psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and counselors in private practice who are listed in the phone book yellow pages under Mental Health Services, and from members of the clergy.