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

Aging parents and elder care

Alzheimer’s Association

American Cancer Society

Care guide

Caring for your parents

American Diabetes Association

American Lung Association

Family Caregivers Alliance

The Iris Network


Mesothelioma Center at

Mesothelioma Guide

Power of Attorney Information

Smoking Cessation

Southern Maine Agency on Aging

Recreational Interests
Children’s Museum of Maine

City of Portland official site

Cross Insurance Arena

Westin Portland Harbor Hotel

Holiday Inn by the Bay

LL Bean

Maine College of Art

Maine State Museum

Narrow Gauge Railroad

Portland Convention & Visitors Bureau

Portland Public Library

Portland’s Museum of Art

Portland Newspapers

Portland Stage Company

Victoria Mansion

Wadsworth Longfellow House

Amtrak Downeaster

Independent Transportation Network

Portland International Jetport

Regional Transportation