Piper Shores Lifecare Retirement Community
Welcome to Piper Shores, Maine’s first and only nonprofit lifecare retirement community. Perched on the scenic coast of Southern Maine, Piper Shores is home to active people with a love for life, for ideas, for discussion, activity and engagement. Widely recognized as one of the best places to retire in Maine, Piper Shores offers comfortable surroundings and all the services and amenities you need to make life easy, enjoyable and stimulating. As a resident at one of Piper Shores’ cottages or apartments, you will have time for the important things: family, friends, favorite hobbies like fishing, gardening, golf, traveling, learning something new or simply relaxing.
Retirement living near Portland, Maine
If you want to head farther afield, Piper Shores provides transportation to nearby Portland – Maine’s cultural and recreational center –located just minutes away.
Enjoy the Portland Symphony Orchestra, Portland Museum of Art, Portland Stage, and Portland Ovations, or a concert at one of the city’s many venues. Sports fan? Portland is home to the Portland Sea Dogs, the Maine Mariners, the Maine Red Claws, and the Maine Mammoths professional baseball, hockey, basketball, and football sports teams. And if you are a foodie, Portland is the place to be. Named Bon Appetit’s 2018 City of the Year, Portland has a multitude of nationally-acclaimed restaurants and casual dining spots.
Onsite healthcare at Piper Shores
Holbrook at Piper Shores fulfills the promise of lifecare. Located onsite, Holbrook is the assisted living and skilled nursing care component of Piper Shores. Independent living residents enjoy priority access to Holbrook for the same monthly fee as paid for their independent living apartment.
Featuring a resident-centered care model known as PersonFirst®, Holbrook provides health care services including short-term rehabilitation, assisted living, memory support services, and skilled nursing care.
Piper Shores’ uniquely Maine retirement community is also located near several highly rated Portland, Maine area hospitals and trauma centers, outpatient surgical centers, and medical facilities including Maine Medical Center, Mercy Hospital, OA Centers for Orthopaedics, the Eyecare Medical Group, Cardiovascular Consultants (heart and lungs), Maine Center for Cancer Medicine, and other professional offices throughout Portland, Maine. We’ll always provide transportation to any appointment you may have.
As Maine’s only CARF/CCAC accredited lifecare community, Piper Shores offers you access to higher levels of care and comfort with senior living arrangements and options unmatched by any other Maine retirement community.
Inspired Retirement Living
Listen to CEO Jim Adamowicz discuss the unique benefits at Piper Shores – vibrant independent living, priority access to onsite assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing care should you ever need them.
News & Events
Amidst the hardship, there is comfort in earth’s power of regeneration.Learn More
Staying calm, centered, and happy, are universal goals, and residents are finding mindfulness and balance through Tai Chi practice.Learn More
The Piper Shores’ Endowment Fund exists to protect residents in the event of financial hardship.Learn More
October 9th, 10AM
Piper Shores’ Volunteer Opportunities Fair is coming again!Learn More
An ongoing collaboration between the Cape Elizabeth Land Trust and Piper Shores continues to produce more customers for local farms.Learn More
June 15th 1 – 4pm
On June 15 ( 1-4pm ), Piper Shores will celebrate the community’s Annual Summer Solstice Resident Art Show.Learn More
Coming to Piper Shores is the latest turn in the Thompsons’ great adventure.Learn More