The Office of Aging and Disability Services (OADS) supports Maine's older and disabled adults by providing Adult Protective, Brain Injury, Other Related Conditions, Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Long Term Care, and Aging and Community services to the people of Maine.

OADS coordinates the programs and benefits to assure they operate consistent with the state and federal policies and the Maine Department of Health and Human Services' goals.


We promote individual dignity through respect, choice and support for all adults.


To promote the highest level of independence, health and safety of older citizens, vulnerable adults and adults with disabilities.

ATTENTION: Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Providers

(Sections 18, 19, 20, 21, & 29)

The Office of Aging and Disability Services (OADS) with Lisa Mills, Ph.D., of Economic Systems (EconSys), will host a meeting outlining the 2014 federal Home and Community-Based Services Settings rule.

HCBS Providers are invited to join the meeting on January 29, 2020 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. via Skype:

Join by phone

Toll number: +1 (207) 209-4724,,233774224# (Dial-in Number) English (United States)
Conference ID: 233774224

OADS welcomes provider engagement in these meetings and the work moving towards HCBS compliance. Please mark your calendars for the last Wednesday of the month, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., for upcoming monthly meetings to be held:

  • February 26, 2020
  • March 25, 2020
  • April 29, 2020
  • May 27, 2020
  • June 24, 2020
  • July 29, 2020
  • August 26, 2020
  • September 30, 2020
  • October 28, 2020
  • November 25, 2020
  • December 30, 2020

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