Matthew I. & Evelyn A. Barron Center


The City of Portland operates the Barron Center to provide skilled nursing and rehabilitation services to individuals in need.  The Barron Center is a mission driven facility with over 200 years of history in our community.

At the Barron Center our philosophy of care represents more than a viewpoint; it’s a commitment. Every member of our team is dedicated to giving our residents and families care that is supported by the highest order of compassion, integrity, accountability, and respect. 

The philosophy of the Barron Center is to provide high quality long-term care services to people in a manner that is self-directed and recognizes the individuality of each person in order to preserve and enhance the quality of life.

 A key part of our vision is resident-centered care, placing residents and families first.   In order to do this we conduct ourselves in a fair, trustworthy manner and uphold professional and ethical standards.  We act with empathy, understanding, and attentiveness toward all others; treating residents’ with dignity and sensitivity, valuing their diversity.  As leaders in healthcare, we rise above the ordinary through the efforts of our team delivering high-quality services.  At the Barron Center our mission is to achieve the highest possible performance outcomes in all aspects of resident care.