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86 Holiday Drive, Portland, ME 04103
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  • Community Information

    Birchwood at Canco is an assisted living facility in Portland, ME. Birchwood at Canco offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.

    Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and Birchwood at Canco offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so Birchwood at Canco provides meals for residents.

    Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help.

    Unique Features

    * Newer property
    * 3 nutritious chef prepared meals
    * Elegant dining room with grand piano
    * Activities and entertainment
    * Full kitchen
    * Library
    * Patio areas
    * Beauty/barber shop
    * Walking paths
    * Full activity calendar with activity director
    * Wellness program
    * Exercise classes
    * Bingo
    * Candlelight dinners
    * Music
    * Holiday parties
    * Full transportation to appointments tuesday and thursday
    * Full time rn and lpn on duty
    * 24 hour supervision by health services staff
    * Medication management available
  • Residents

    Nurse
    Male
    Female

    The minimum age that a resident may be is 60 years old.


    Staffing

    Nurses on Staff
    24-Hour Awake Staff
    Visiting Nurse
    Visiting Podiatrist
    Visiting Physical Therapist
    Visiting Occupational Therapist
    Visiting Speech Therapist


    Facility Care Level

    Care Level Percentage
    Light Care0%
    Medium Care50%
    Heavy Care50%

    Birchwood at Canco prefers that residents need: medium care, heavy care

    Additional Services

    Diabetic Care
    This community offers diabetes care and can offer insulin injections, including sliding scale therapy.

    Memory Care Offered
    This community's memory care section can accept residents with major behavior issues.

    Incontinence Care
    This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.

    Non Ambulatory Care
    This community is equipped to use mechanical lifts transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.

  • Transportation

    Resident Parking Available
    Complimentary Transportation

    Smoking

    Allowed Outdoors

    Additional Amenities

    Activities Onsite
    Activities Offsite
    Devotional Services Onsite
    Devotional Services Offsite
    Outdoor Common Areas
    Indoor Common Areas
    Beautician Onsite

    Other Services

    Wheelchair Accessible Showers
    Full Tubs
    Hospice Available
    Respite Offered

    Meals

    Meals Provided
    Vegetarian

    Activities Provided

    None specified at this time.
  • Average Room Pricing at Birchwood at Canco

    Room Type Assisted Living
    Studio Averages $2,800 - $3,500 Monthly
    1 Bedroom Averages $4,100 - $5,100 Monthly
    Semi-Private
    2 Bedrooms
    Disclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.


    Estimated Fees at Birchwood at Canco

    Fee Type Assisted Living
    Community Fee Averages $500 - $600 One-time
    Respite Fee
    Buy-In Fee
    High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,100 - $1,400 Monthly
    Medium Care Needs Fee
    Low Care Needs Fee Averages $400 - $500 Monthly
    2nd Person Fee Averages $600 - $800 Monthly
    Disclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.

    Paying for care

    Commercial Insurance
    Private pay
    Social Security
    Separate pricing structure for care
    Veteran's benefits

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Nearby Cities

City Distance Number of Facilities Average Cost for 1 Bedroom
Portland0 miles2$5,410
Cumberland Foreside0 miles1$5,500
Scarborough0 miles2$5,810
Gorham0 miles1N/A
Yarmouth0 miles1$6,630
Biddeford0 miles1N/A

General Pricing Information for Portland Assisted Living

Room Type Minimum Cost Average Cost Maximum Cost
1 Bedroom$4,550$5,405$5,980
2 Bedrooms$6,345$6,345$6,345
Studio$3,095$4,460$5,370

Community Reviews

The first month

reviewed on: 04/16/2016 by Diane

As is often the case, my mom didn't want to move to assisted living. Now, after she's been at Birchwood at Canco a month, she is settled and saying such positive things about her apartment. She... Read the full review.

reviewed on: 10/24/2019 by Anonymous

The place is clean and odor free. The amenities are reasonable to above average.

reviewed on: 06/09/2018 by Anonymous

I had a tour recently was very impressed. Had a good feeling the whole time I was there. Everyone seemed very happy. It was so informative. Just started looking to find the right place for my... Read the full review.

Really great

reviewed on: 06/18/2014 by Anonymous

My loved one only stayed for a little while, but I thought it was great. It was a very welcoming community. The administration, Cindy - in particular, was wonderful and understanding and... Read the full review.

Family member

reviewed on: 08/07/2018 by Susan

My family and I toured several places around the Portland area. Birchwoods was the most friendliest, informative and accomadating. My Mother is moving in this Month. We all feel so releaved and... Read the full review.

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