Aging & Senior Care

Our Approach to Care

At MaineHealth, our gerontology services are growing along with our aging population. We bring top-notch geriatric medicine, assisted living opportunities, and other healthcare services to meet the needs of elderly patients. Find a Geriatric Medicine Doctor from our directory of providers.

Care & Treatments 

Discover MaineHealth Care at Home

Our home healthcare services meet the diverse needs of the patients we serve. MaineHealth Care at Home services are available seven days a week, with 24-hour on-call nursing service.

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Getting Older Does Not Mean Giving up a Healthy Lifestyle

The MaineHealth family of providers:

  • Coordinates senior care with family doctors and community providers.
  • Strengthens existing programs and develops new ones serving our elder population.
  • Supports caregivers assisting people with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and other conditions.
  • Offers a range of senior residential living opportunities and communities for all levels of independence, service and care.
  • Emphasizes wellness through falls prevention and other programs that enable older adults to live safely and improve daily functioning.
  • Connects elderly people with supportive and skilled care at home to regain or maintain their independence.
  • Provides palliative care, hospice care and planning for end-of-life care.