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Recent News

Ugly Sweater

Dirigo Pines residents and staff pulled out all the stops for the Holiday Ugly Sweater Contest.  There was ribbon,  bows, flashing lights, antlers, Santas, bears, dogs, reindeer, and other decorations displayed on some ugly and some not-so ugly sweaters.  Getting the most applause were winners Erica, Pat, and Steve.

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Decorating for the Holidays

While Christmas music played, Dirigo Pines residents gathered to decorate 10 tree located throughout the Dirigo Inn.  When it comes to decorating for the holidays, the excitement doesn't stop as you get older.  And WABI-TV was there to catch the festive spirit.
“It’s always fun. I feel like a child again because I love to decorate for Christmas. It’s been fun. There was a large group of us and I think we all enjoyed it,” says resident Blanchie Page.

“It’s a beautiful community. Our seniors are very involved with what goes on here. For me personally, it is just, I had tears in my eyes as we were decorating the tree because it is their home. It’s my job to make sure that they have all the wonderful experiences that I can offer them,” says Executive Director of Dirigo Pines, JoAnn Gallant.

This was just the start of their planned festivities.

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Walk to End Alzheimer's

Eastern Maine Walk to End Alzheimer’s had great weather for the 19th Annual Walk in Bangor on Saturday, September 13th.

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Short-term Stay a Big Hit

In the past couple months families are really taking advantage of the new Short-term Stay Services.  Whether your loved one is receiving hospice services at home or is being cared for by family members due to illness or decline, Dirigo Pines short-term stay services will allow you the flexibility of brief respite periods following a hospital admission or for vacations or other times when you need to be away.  Having this care option will give you the peace of mind knowing that your loved one will be well cared for while you take a break from your caregiving role.  Call us today at 866-3400 to pre-plan your loved one’s stay at Dirigo Pines.

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Meet The Staff

Carol Buzzell

Director of Nursing


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