Assisted Living in Maine

The AgingCare.com Assisted Living Directory features consumer reviews, photos and descriptions of services offered by each facility in Maine in order to help you find the right accommodations and care for your loved one. AgingCare’s average customer rating for communities in Maine is 4.5 stars based on 94 consumer reviews.

There are over 476 assisted living facilities to choose from in Maine. The average cost for assisted living in Maine is $4,800 per month, which is above the national average of $3,892 per month.

Median Monthly Cost of Assisted Living in Maine

Maine$4,800
Portland$5,427
Financial Assistance in MaineFinancial Assistance Available Available
Cost Information Provided by Genworth 2015 Cost of Care Survey

Information and Resources for Assisted Living in Maine

Maine facilities listed in the AgingCare.com Assisted Living DirectoryCommunities 476
Assisted Living Regulating BodyMaine Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Medical Services, Division of Licensing and Certification
% of Population with Alzheimer's10%
2015 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

How Do You Pay For Assisted Living in Maine?

Care in a Maine assisted living community is typically paid for by a resident’s private funds (e.g. savings, 401(k), pension, Social Security, etc.), long-term care insurance, and in some cases, VA benefits.

Maine Assisted Living Licensing Regulations

Department Charged with Licensing and InspectionsMaine Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Medical Services, Division of Licensing and Certification
Required Employee ScreeningYes
Frequency of Inspections 
Upon Initial LicensingYes
Every 2 YearsYes
Various Intervals Depending on Facility PerformanceYes
UnannouncedYes
Following a ComplaintYes