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Posted on: April 9, 2021

Property Tax Relief Available to Older Portland Homeowners

The application period remains open until June 30 for the Portland Senior Tax Equity Program (P-STEP). Homeowners and renters who qualify for a rebate through the Maine Property Tax Fairness Credit are eligible to apply for an additional rebate through P-...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

City of Portland Adult Day Programs are Open!

Both programs, located on the Barron Center campus, had been closed due to Covid-19 restrictions since mid-November. Services have resumed and are being provided with safety protocols recommended by the Maine CDC to protect clients and staff from potentia...

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Elder Services
Posted on: December 1, 2020

Snow Shoveling for Seniors 2020

Volunteer Opportunity

The Snow Shoveling for Seniors program is being offered again this winter and we're looking for volunteers to participate! Community volunteers are available to shovel walkways, steps, and sidewalks for Portland residents over the age of 65 who a...

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Elder Services
Posted on: September 15, 2020

Covid-19 Update:

We are delighted to announce that both Adult Day Programs have recently reopened, after a 5-month closure due to the Coronavirus pandemic. In order to maintain social distancing, we are limiting the number of clients that can be served each day. Strict sa...

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Elder Services
Posted on: April 16, 2020

City’s Volunteer Shopping Program for Elders Set to Begin April 20

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The City of Portland’s Office of Elder Affairs has created a temporary volunteer program to provide grocery shopping and food delivery to elderly Portland residents during the COVID-19 pandemic. The program is intended to help people aged 65 or ...

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Elder Services
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Portland Neighborhood Volunteers Needed!

The Age-Friendly Portland Steering Committee is looking for volunteers to shovel snow for an elderly neighbor this winter. Volunteers are needed in all Portland neighborhoods. 

Volunteers are asked to shovel the steps and a path from the front doo...

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