Friends In-Home Care
Your First Choice For Living Assistance At Home.
Who We Are
FIHC is a privately owned, Maine based company that has been providing professional caregiving to Maine seniors since 1997. Our owners are Bob and Darcy Poor. The two are proud to be life-long Mainers. Bob, who has practiced as a Physician Assistant for over 20 years, is proud to have taken the company to its highest level of professionalism yet. As a “hands on” owner, Bob is involved in the company’s daily operation. Darcy, a Registered Nurse, is the company’s Director of Nursing.
Our team of professional care managers and caregivers are among the most dedicated in the industry. All of our team members undergo background checks at the time of hire, are well trained and receive continuing education in order to provide the highest level of care to our clients.
The mission of Friends is: To provide compassionate, high quality care to Maine seniors while maintaining their independence and dignity.
Our professional caregivers provide living assistance and compassionate care.
We provide care from a few hours a day up to 24 hours. Care can be provided at home or in an assisted living community. We offer companionship, assistance with nutritional management, respite care, medical witness, help tidying up at home, dementia care, errands, personal care, and transportation.
Aging in Place
Our professionals provide seniors with the in-home care they deserve to maintain independence and dignity. Families are assured that their loved ones are receiving quality, dependable, personalized care. We care for clients in their homes, in independent living, assisted living, skilled nursing facilities, and hospitals.
In addition to caregiving, our professional care managers are able to assist clients with managing daily routines and more. Many clients and families use this service for help with scheduling appointments, preparing for a hospitalization and discharge care, assistance with travel plans and more. We can also help with coordinating a transition to assisted living or other communities.
Your #1 Choice
When you or a loved one are in need, we are the most experienced and compassionate caregivers in the industry. Fully bonded and insured.
“I have used both volunteer groups and other companies, and no one comes even close to the level of experience, compassion, and consistency that I receive with Friends In-Home Care! My eternal thanks.”
“I was in need of respite care and was referred to Friends. I met with the staff and found them to be very respectful and kind. We were scheduled with a competent caregiver for several months. I couldn’t be happier with Friends In-Home Care!”
“I want you to know that we appreciate the wonderful service and the professionalism of your caregivers. Thank you all so much!”
“We used another agency for five years. After working with Friends for the last six months we couldn’t be more pleased! You’re level of professionalism is above and beyond what we’ve experienced in the past.”