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Senior Companion Program

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The mission of the Senior Companion Program is to provide the opportunity for meaningful relationships for Senior Companions and their clients throughout Maine. Through the Senior Companion Program, talented, active individuals age 55 and older serve as volunteers providing companionship to homebound adults. In order to fulfill this mission, the following goals have been defined:

To help Maine people to improve their lives through an educational process that uses research-based knowledge focused on community issues and needs.


For information about the Senior Companion Program, call us at (207) 581-3870 or 1-800-287-0274 (in Maine) or  e-mail us at

Image Description: Three Senior Companion Program Volunteers hold hands


University of Maine Cooperative Extension

Contact Information

Senior Companion Program
5741 Libby Hall
Orono, Maine 04469-5741
Phone: 207.581.3188, 1.800.287.0274 (in Maine) or 1.800.287.8957 (TDD)E-mail:
The University of Maine
Orono, Maine 04469
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