Affordable Care, LLC, 75 Bishop Street Suite 19 Portland, ME 04103

Phone: (207) 956-7013 | Fax: (207) 536-1471

Available Services

We will work with you to create a customized plan of care, and manage it every step of the way. Our experienced team of care management specialists and friendly companions are there to ensure the highest quality of care is consistently provided. Our caregivers schedules are flexible and are available to provide care whenever and wherever it’s needed, while our clients receive the assistance they need to continue to enjoy their regular activities.

We are committed to providing a higher standard of care, and this includes our personal care services. Our fully-screened and certified personal care attendants are available to assist you with everyday tasks, such as eating, bathing, or light housework. We’re unique in that we only hire caregivers who exemplify compassion and empathy, and then match them with you based on personality and lifestyle, so you get a caregiver that’s right for you.

  • Assistance with walking and mobility
  • Dressing and grooming
  • Bathing and Toileting
  • Medication reminders
  • Expertise with memory loss, confusion, forgetfulness
  • Post-hospitalization care
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Personal safety home evaluation
  • Oral and personal hygiene management
  • Status reporting to family

The purpose of companionship care is to offer company and friendship. Companions may help with certain household chores, such as laying out towels before a shower, but their primary purpose is to spend time with the patient. Grown children may want to hire companions to keep an eye on their aging parents, for example.

Companionship care services include:

  • Adult and elderly home companion visits
  • Assistance with writing letters and correspondence
  • Help to connect with loved ones through e-mail and social media
  • Games, crafts, and friendly conversation
  • Assistance with organization
  • Respite and family relief
  • Sitter services

Everyone enjoys a clean home, but for the elderly or disabled, even simple housekeeping tasks can become unmanageable. An untidy home can contribute to feelings of depression, isolation, and hopelessness. It can even be dangerous, increasing the risk of injury or illness and it may also be the first sign your loved one is struggling and needs extra help at home.

Housekeeping services include:

  • Dusting
  • Vacuuming
  • Dish washing
  • Laundry
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Assistance with organization
  • Pet care