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Maine Patient Care Technician Training

In Maine, Patient Care Technicians are required to be listed on the Maine certified nurse aide registry. Certain basic criteria must be met.

Maine offers a training programs called The Personal Support Specialist. This PSS Maine Certificate Course was born out of a need to expand the cross training of direct care staff. The Certificate enables the professional to work in home care, assisted livings, adult day centers and some group homes. The credits can be applied toward the Certified Nursing Assistant (ME) program.  The personal support specialist training prepares students to work in the human services sector providing personal care and homemaking services.

To become a PSS the candidate must:
  • 17 years of age or older
  • Complete the 50-hour PSS training program


PCT Classes in Maine
Admiral Home Care Services
778 Main St. Suite 1
South Portland, Maine. 04106
207-828-1591

American Red Cross
York County Area Chapter
203 Main Street
Sanford, Maine 04073
324-4071

Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice
PO Box 819
Lewiston, Maine 04243-0819
777-7740

Anytime Services for Seniors
PO box 568
West Buxton, Maine 04093
1-800-782-1474

Arcadia Health Care
Route 202
Cottage Street Extension
Sanford, Maine 04073
1-800-564-8331

Area Home Care
66 Main Street
PO Box 547
Lincoln, Maine 04457
Phone: 794-2805

Aroostook Home Health Services
22 Bridseye Avenue
PO Box 938
Caribou, Maine 04736
Phone: 492-8290

ASK...for Home Care
641 St. George Rd.
PO Box 389
So. Thomaston, Maine 04858-0389
Phone: 354-7077
800-876-8418

Assistance Plus
Educational Services
148 Main Street
Fairfield, Maine 04937
Phone: 1-888-377-9923

Assist with Staffing, Inc.
77 Casco Rd.
Naples, Maine 04055
Phone 693-5010

Atlantic Home Health
14 Main Street
Brunswick, Maine 04011
Phone: 373-0450

Blueberry Hill Home Care
PO Box 53
Hancock, Maine 04640
Phone: 442-6854

Branches of Staffing LLC
2 Hall St., Suite 2
Newcastle, Maine 04553
Phone: 563-7855

Bridges
PO Box 2589
Augusta, Maine 04338-2589
Phone: 623-0761

Caring and Sharing
1953 Essex St.
Bangor, Maine 04401
Phone: 941-2404

Caribou Adult Education
308 Sweden Street, Suite 1
Caribou, Maine 04736
Phone: 493-4272

Centers for Lifelong Learning
160 Morrill St.
Buckfield, Maine 04220
Phone: 336-2061

Diamond Health Care Services
980 Forest Avenue
Portland, Maine 04103
Phone: 878-5423

Eastern Maine Technical College
East Millinocket Center
One Industrial Drive
East Millinocket, Maine 04430
Phone: 1-800-498-8200

Gentiva Health Services
475 Pleasant St.
Lewiston, Maine 04240
Phone: 1-800-395-2541

Westbrook Regional
Vocational Center
125 Stroudwater St.
Westbrook, Maine 04092
Phone: 854-0820
1 Cumberland Place, Suite 316
Bangor, Maine 04401
Phone: 990-9000

Healing Spirit Healthcare
32 Down St.
Old Town, Maine 04468
Phone: 827-7874

Helping Hands
RR #3 Box 7230
China Road
Winslow, Maine 04901
Phone: 873-0011

Home Resources of Maine
PO Box 358
Gardiner, Maine 04345
Phone: 582-8001

In-Home Senior Services
P.O. Box 1125
Westbrook, Maine 04098
Phone: 797-0202

Interim Health Care
10 Atlantic Place
South Portland, Maine 04106
Phone: 1-800-775-3366

Maine Vocational Region Two
MSAD # 29 & #70 Adult Ed.
PO Box 307
Houlton, Maine 04730
Phone: 207-532-9541

Maine-ly Elder Care
146 Hussey Hill Rd.
Oakland, Maine 04605
Phone: 465-3249

Midcoast Community Education
MSAD # 5
One South Main St.
Rockland, Maine 04841
Phone: 207-596-7752

Miles Home Health and Hospice
40 Belvedere Rd.
Damariscotta, Maine 04543
563-4592
Phone: 800-636-6125

MSAD #27 Adult and Community Education
51 Pleasant Street
Fort Kent, Maine 04743
Phone: 207-834-3536

New England Home Health Care
412 State Street
PO Box 722
Bangor, Maine 04402-0722
Phone: 945-3374

One Step Home Care
107 C High St.
Ellsworth, Maine 04605
Phone: 667-7926

Oxford Hills Adult Education
and MVR#11
256 main Street
South Paris, Maine 04281
Phone: 207-743-8842

Saco River Senior Services
PO Box 69
Waterboro, Maine 04087
Phone: 247-9000

School Administrative District
#4 & 46
P.O. Box 118
Guilford, Maine 04443
Phone: 876-4263

Seniors Domestics
Home Care Agency
PO Box 1771
6 Church Street
Presque Isle, Maine 04769-1771
Phone: 764-5232

St. John Valley Technology Center
431 US Route 1
PO Box 509
Frenchville, Maine 04745
Phone: 543-6606

Sunrise County Home Care Services
PO Box 608
Calais, Maine 04619
Phone: 454-2811

Tender Touch Inc.
PO Box 114
Minot, Maine 04258
866-786-2372
Phone: 753-4357