Shared Living

Shared Living allows individuals to receive support services while living with a family and becoming a member of the household and the community.

Woman cooking at home

Who is Shared Living for?
Any individual with intellectual and developmental disabilities and/or autism who:

  • prefers to live in a family-type home
  • is eligible for MaineCare services under the Home and Community-Based Waiver
  • has a Person-Centered Planning (PCP) team that has determined this to be an appropriate living option

Who can provide Shared Living services?
A shared living provider is an independent contractor who opens their home to someone looking to be part of a family. They provide direct care and personalized service in accordance with established standards, while LEAP provides billing services and a quality assurance liaison.

To apply or to receive more information, please email our Shared Living Liaison or call 207-670-7355