Penobscot River House

Penobscot River House

120 Main Street
Old Town, ME 04468

Office Manager: Cory Stratton

(207) 817-8020

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  • 1BR
  • 2BR
  • 80 Units
  • SeniorsWe provide housing for seniors who want to live independent lifestyles where they can thrive and age in place.
  • OtherWe periodically provide other types of housing beyond housing for seniors, veterans, families and persons with disabilities.
  • Equal Housing Opportunity
  • Handicap accessible
  • Partnership for Sustainable Communities


With great views of the Penobscot River, the Penobscot River House is an 80-unit independent living community that provides affordable housing for seniors and persons with disabilities. The one or two-bedroom apartments include heat, water and electricity.


  • 24-hour emergency maintenance
  • On-site professional management
  • On-site laundry and parking
  • On-site resident service coordination
  • A variety of social and educational activities
  • Smoke-free facility
  • Adjacent to the city park
  • Each hallway is well lit and provides supportive railings
  • Elevators
  • Community Room with TV lounge
  • In-house mail service
  • Transportation to local grocery store every Wednesday
  • Patio area with BBQ grill, picnic tables, benches, and chairs

How to Apply

Each Volunteers of America property has its own leasing office and its own application process.

Please contact each property directly if you or someone you know is interested in applying for an affordable apartment in one of our communities. The property staff can answer your questions regarding apartment availability, rent, income requirements or restrictions and how to obtain an application to apply for housing.