In-Home Care in Maine

There are over 54 home care agencies in Maine. To assist families who are searching for professional caregivers to help care for aging or ill loved ones, the AgingCare.com Home Care Directory features consumer reviews, detailed lists of services offered, and customer ratings for each agency in Maine.

The average customer rating for agencies in this state is 4.5 stars. The average cost for in-home care in Maine is $22 per hour, which is above the average national cost of $21 per hour.

Median Hourly Cost of In-Home Care in Maine

Maine$22
Augusta$19
Portland$18
York$24
Financial Assistance in MaineFinancial Assistance Available Available
Cost Information Provided by Genworth 2015 Cost of Care Survey

Information and Resources for In-Home Care in Maine

Agencies listed in the Agingcare.com In-Home Care Directory54
In-Home Care Regulating BodyMaine Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Medical Services, Division of Licensing and Certification

Maine In-Home Care 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
AnnuallyYes
Various Intervals Depending on Facility PerformanceYes
UnannouncedYes
Following a ComplaintYes