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Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice cares for the health, independence, and quality of life ofMaine residents and their families in the comfort of their home and community.
Established in 1966, Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice provides residents of Maine with high quality home health, hospice, and supportive care. The agency is Medicare certified, and accredited by the Joint Commission. Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice is Maine’s largest independent home health and hospice agency.
The agency has a longstanding community service mission focused on building and sustaining a continuum of in-home services to address the acute, long-term and end-of-life care needs of individuals and their families. Outreach and service to communities extends beyond visits by professional staff. A network of more than 200 trained volunteers from all regions of our service area support patients and their families.
Throughout 50 years we have been at the forefront in home health and hospice care offering services that best meet the needs of residents. This includes providing specialized nursing services, incorporating state of the art technology into practice, and in 2005 opening Maine’s first in-patient hospice facility.