Education

Program
Health Enhancement Program
Agency
Partnership for Healthy Aging
Description
A unique health improvement program that lets you create your own personalized plan for reducing health risks. Supports clients in reaching their health goals.
Address
465 Congress St.
Suite 301
Portland ME 04101
Phone
207-775-1095
Fax: 207-541-7540
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Payment Information
Donation on sliding fee scale

Program
A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns about Falls
Agency
Partnership for Healthy Aging
Description
Many seniors experience fear of falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Balance teaches practical strategies to reduce this fear and increase activity levels. Classes are held twice a week, in sessions of four weeks.
Address
465 Congress St.
Suite 301
Portland, ME 04101
Phone
207-775-1095
Fax: 207-541-7540
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Payment Information
$10 program fee, scholarships available

Program
Vocational, Academic, Arts, Life Skills & Fitness Classes
Agency
Portland Adult Education
Description
Offers academic and vocational programming, arts, life skills, and fitness classes for adults.
Address
14 Locust Street, Portland, ME 04101
 
Phone
874-8155, Fax 773-0151
Hours
Monday-Thursday 8:00 am-7:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am-12:00 pm 

 
Website
Portland Adult Education
Payment Information
Set Fee
Age Requirements
17 years and out of high school

Program
Education Resources for Seniors
Agency
Southern Maine Agency on Aging
Description
Community Education Program which includes: Senior News, Elders Days at the Maine Mall, the Senior Health Symposium, the Living Legacy Awards, and the Senior Resource Center. Also, a Medicare and Medicaid education program.
Address
136 US Route One
Scarborough, ME 04074
Phone
207-396-6500
1-800-427-7411
TTY: 207-883-0532
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Website
Southern Maine Agency on Aging

Program
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
Agency
USM Center for Continuing Education
Description
Provides a curriculum of intellectually stimulating learning opportunities and social activities for persons age 55+
Address
P.O. Box 9300
Portland, ME 04104
Phone
207-780-4406
Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Website University of Southern Maine
Payment Information
Private Pay, Scholarships available
Age Requirements
55+