The Woods at Canco


257 Canco Rd , Portland, ME 04103

(855) 840-7257

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We visited the Woods at Canco, and it was very nice. It was what we were looking for; however, it was expensive. The staff was very friendly and very knowledgeable. We didn't see anybody milling about.

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The Woods at Canco has a high level of activity available and the staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. When we were there, there was a concert going on. The rooms were very nice, well-suited, and certainly took into consideration the needs of an older individual.

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The Woods at Canco's rooms were very nice, and I was very pleased with what I saw. They had a library and a lot of puzzles out. They had different activities for people, and a room where you can have guests stay overnight, which was nice. I love the place. The dining area was beautiful and sounded like the food was very well prepared. I had a little snack, which was delicious. The menus looked very good, and the staff was great. I wouldn't have any issue with anything they have. The place is very clean, and they have a place to walk out in the backyard.

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The Woods is very lovely; it's clean and well-organized. The staff was wonderful, explained everything, answered our questions, and filled in the blanks. The rooms are great. They have tons of activities; they had a train expositions, art classes, yoga, food demonstration, and gardening. However, the girl that followed-up on us was very pushy.

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Costs for The Woods at Canco

Independent Living Starting Cost per Month:

$ 2,424

Medicaid/Medicare Not Accepted

Amenities at The Woods at Canco

Property Info

Emergency Services: Less than 3 Miles

Shopping: Less than 1 Mile

Recreation: Less than 1 Mile

Minimum Age: 55

Private Units

Studio Apartments

1-Bedroom Units

Cottage-Style Homes

Air Conditioning/Climate Control


Emergency Call System

24-Hour Staffing

Parking Provided

Fitness Room/Gym

Billiards Lounge

Game Room

TV & Media Room


Full-Time Activity Director

Religious Activities


Trips & Outings

Yoga, Dance & Other Exercise


Outside Patio/Gardens

Cable/Satellite TV

Pet Policy: Small pets allowed

Private Dining Room Available

Restaurant-Style Dining


Transportation to Appointments

Other Transportation Provided

Private Laundry


Linen Service

Travel Program

Live-In Managers

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Description of The Woods at Canco

The Woods at Canco is located in Portland, ME, providing a vibrant backdrop for your new life as a valued member of our caring community.

From pleasant housekeepers, to attentive servers at mealtime and helpful maintenance technicians who are there when you need them, this community is the new extension of your family. We take pleasure in getting to know each of our residents and look out for their comfort and happiness. Our chefs prepare three delicious meals each day, served in our beautiful dining room. We provide housekeeping, linen services, fun and stimulating activities, off-site excursions, transportation to your personal appointments and a variety of classes and programs. Our warm, comfortable community and our friendly staff and residents will welcome you. We look forward to making your life easier any way we can.

So come to The Woods at Canco for a visit...and stay!

*We understand that each individual is unique and that needs may change over time. Holiday Retirement does not provide any health care services. However, residents are welcome to receive services from any outside home health care provider of their choice to help them continue enjoying life at our community.