The Freeport Fall Senior Expo is scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 7, at the Hilton Garden Inn in Freeport. Are you ready to hear some great speakers, get a free flu shot, have an antique appraised and gather lots of senior-related information? We have a very informative and fun day planned at the Freeport Fall Senior Expo! Ample parking, free admission and no registration!

Freeport Fall senior expoThe Freeport Fall Senior Expo will feature representatives from senior communities, home health companies, estate management, rehabilitation and many more will showcase their services and be available for questions all day. Open enrollment for Medicare begins November 1, and you’ll find several companies offering information on Medicare plans. Thinking about finding in-home care? Want to see new devices that help folks with hearing loss? Concerned about how you’ll be remembered and what sort of legacy you’ll leave?  There will be lots of information available at the Freeport Fall Senior Expo. On October 7, you’ll be able to visit and talk with 36 vendors from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

What’s Happening at the Freeport Fall Senior Expo:

  • CHANS will offer free flu shots from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
  • Speakers will be talking in the Speaker’s Gallery right outside the expo hall. Talks start at 10 a.m., and include new joint options, how to make sure your estate is organized, developing an Alzheimer-friendly business, and dealing with incontinence. (See the complete speaker’s list elsewhere.)
  • Afternoon demo of Zumba Gold with certified instructor Shari Chaney and friends
  • For a $5 donation, you can get an antique appraised by Stan Lourie (benefits the Alzheimers Association).

Many thanks to our gold sponsor, Bellavita at Scarborough, and our silver sponsor, The Salvation Army Planned Giving. You can hear more about what our sponsors offer at their booths, and also during the speaker’s session.

The Grand Prize at the Freeport Fall Senior Expo

When you come in, be sure and pick up your free Expo bag, courtesy of Maine Senior Guide and Beach Glass Transitions, your Expo hosts.  Now’s the time to enter the drawing for the Grand Prize.  Our grand prize includes:

  • A night at the Hilton Garden Inn
  • Movie tickets at the Nordica Theater
  • A $50 gift certificate to a local restaurant

Your Hosts

Maine Senior Guide, along with Beach Glass Transitions, is hosting the Fall Senior Expo. Maine Senior Guide is a free on-line web resource ( of services and information.  Principal Deborah McLean works with senior-focused companies to gain on-line exposure with no limits of distribution or geography.

Lynn Peel, principal of Beach Glass Transitions, offers advice and direction for families helping a senior loved one relocate to safer, more secure housing. A certified Geriatric Care Advisor, Lynn has many years experience navigating the requirements of senior living communities, and all the attendant paperwork of re-settling a loved one. (

We welcome you to the fall expo and look forward to meeting you!

Special Event Offering

Maine Alzheimer’s Advocates will host its First Annual Black, White and Purple Gala on Thursday, November 12th, 2015 at the Holiday Inn By the Bay in Portland, benefiting the Alzheimer’s Association. Guests will mingle, enjoy the cocktail of the night, dance, and laugh with special spotlight comedian Betsy Crowell.  Step on to the “Purple Carpet” to be included in the “Who’s Who of Portland” Paparazzi status! You can buy tickets at the special Take A Moment-Make a Memory booth sponsored by Maine Senior Guide, Beach Glass Transitions and Avita of Stoudwater at the Senior Expo, or contact Lea Rust for ticket information and accommodations at 207-844-0899. Tickets are also available online at