services are offered at each of our seven
elderly and disabled housing complexes on
Mount Desert Island and in Ellsworth. We
take pride in providing services which in
turn allow for easier independent living.
Homemakers are available on site to assist
residents with house cleaning, grocery shopping,
errands and laundry. Cost is $17 per hour.
Nutrition Program for Healthy Aging
Healthy Life Cafe - Eastern Area Agency on Aging works with Mount Desert Island Housing Authority to bring Meals on Wheels to Mount Desert Island. Meals are made at our Malvern Belmont Campus in Bar Harbor and Island Connections volunteers deliver them across the Island.
Independent Housing with Services Program
MDI Housing Authority has a grant with Department of Health and Human Services' Office of Elder Services. A limited amount of residents may qualify for financial assistance in getting a full care plan of services. Please contact Allie Bodge for details.
Personal care aides assist residents with
meal preparation, personal hygiene, bathing
and assurance and medication cueing. Cost
is $17 per hour.
Staff are available to assist with any in-home
services you may need in order to remain
independent in your apartment: meals, transportation,
house cleaning, laundry, grocery shopping
and personal care. If you would like more
information about these services, please
call Allie Bodge, Director of Resident
Services, at 207-288-4770 or email email@example.com.