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Healthy Communities

MaineHealth is committed to better health for all people in the places we serve. We support programs and services aimed at not just making our patients healthier, but our communities too. We offer services that support care delivery with a focus on standardizing evidence-based patient care across the continuum. We also support our communities by implementing best practice interventions ranging from prevention and wellness to disease management.

Access to Care

Donated health care services, as well as free or low-cost medications, are provided to low-income, uninsured patients through the CarePartners and MedAccess programs. Learn more about access to care services.

MaineHealth Findhelp

MaineHealth Findhelp is an online directory that lists free or reduced-cost services like medical care, food, housing and more. Find help.

Prevention and Wellness

A broad range of system-wide community health improvement and prevention programs support health and wellness at all stages of life. Learn more about prevention and wellness.

Healthy Aging

MaineHealth helps older adults maintain their health and quality of life—including primary care, specialty care, assisted living and home health care. Whether you are an older adult looking for information on how to access health care services, or a caregiver seeking resources to support an aging loved one, MaineHealth is here to help. Learn more about healthy aging services.

Health Education

Health education is just as important as routine check-ups and medical care. The more you know, the easier it is to make better choices each day and take control of your health beyond the doctor's office. MaineHealth is here to help. Learn more about health education.

Diabetes Prevention Program

This free program helps people lower their chance of developing type 2 diabetes and other serious health problems, like heart disease or stroke.