Resources

The following is a list of resources designed to help provide information and support for families. The first section outlines resources related to the health and wellbeing of older adults. In the second section, we provide information about recreational opportunities in the Portland area. The final section highlights some local transportation options. If you have any questions about how best to utilize these resources, please do not hesitate to ask!

Health & Caregiver Supports
Advanced Healthcare Directives themha.org

Aging parents and elder care aging-parents-and-elder-care.com

Alzheimer’s Association alz.org

American Cancer Society cancer.org

Care guide careguide.com

Caring for your parents caring.com

American Diabetes Association diabete.org

American Lung Association lungusa.org

Family Caregivers Alliance caregiver.org

The Iris Network theiris.org

Medicare medicare.gov

Mesothelioma Center at asbestos.com

Mesothelioma Guide MesotheliomaGuide.com

Power of Attorney Information mainelse.org

Smoking Cessation quitday.org

Southern Maine Agency on Aging smaaa.org

Recreational Interests
Children’s Museum of Maine childrensmuseumofme.org

City of Portland official site portlandmaine.com

Cross Insurance Arena crossarenaportland.com

Westin Portland Harbor Hotel westinportlandharborview.com

Holiday Inn by the Bay holiday-inn.com/pwm-bythebay

LL Bean llbean.com

Maine College of Art meca.edu

Maine State Museum mainestatemuseum.org

Narrow Gauge Railroad mngrr.com

Portland Convention & Visitors Bureau visitportland.com

Portland Public Library portlandlibrary.com

Portland’s Museum of Art portlandmuseum.org

Portland Newspapers pressherald.com

Portland Stage Company portlandstage.com

Victoria Mansion victoriamansion.org

Wadsworth Longfellow House hwlongfellow.org

Transportation
Amtrak Downeaster amtrakdowneaster.com

Independent Transportation Network itnportland.org

Portland International Jetport portlandjetport.org

Regional Transportation rtprides.org