- Birchwood at Canco
86 Holiday Drive, Portland, ME, 04103
Community InformationBirchwood 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
* Patio areas
* Beauty/barber shop
* Walking paths
* Full activity calendar with activity director
* Wellness program
* Exercise classes
* Candlelight dinners
* 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
The minimum age that a resident may be is 60 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 50% Heavy Care 50%
Birchwood at Canco prefers that residents need: medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic 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.
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.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary Transportation
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite Offered
Activities ProvidedNone 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 BedroomsDisclaimer: 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 MonthlyDisclaimer: 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 careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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|City||Distance||Number of Facilities||Average Cost for 1 Bedroom|
|Cumberland Foreside||0 miles||1||$5,500|
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Very nice communityreviewed on: 08/27/2014 by Loved one
Overall I think they're doing a good job at Birchwood at Canco. It's a nice looking facility, and the individual rooms are much nicer than many of the other places I saw, and at a much better... Read the full review.
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.
The first monthreviewed 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.
This is also a very nice facility whi...reviewed on: 12/24/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
This is also a very nice facility which has both assisted living and Alzheimer patients. It's not a secure facility so I told them "no."
They have a caring staff. The facility is light, bright and and very friendly!