MVH Machias

Near the easternmost point of the U.S. proudly stands Maine Veterans’ Home in Machias. Built on the campus of Down East Community Hospital and surrounded by blueberry fields and nature trails, our home provides an active atmosphere for assisted living, memory care and respite care for veterans.

Recent Posts

William "Bill" G. Garnett | MVH - Machias Veteran of the Month | U.S. Army

Author: MVH Machias
Posted: August 29, 2019
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

On January 28, 1929, William “Bill” G. Garnett was born in the small fishing village of Jonesport. Bill was one of nine of Helen and Clarence’s children. With four...

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Maine Veterans’ Homes - Machias Employee Spotlight: Lacey Kalloch

Author: MVH Machias
Posted: March 01, 2019
Category: Employee Highlights

Some people spend years figuring out what they want to do for a living. Lacey Kalloch, a certified nursing assistant and certified residential medication aide at ...

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O.T. King | MVH Machias Veteran Stories | U.S. Navy

Author: MVH Machias
Posted: June 26, 2018
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Orlando "O.T." King was born in Providence, RI, in May 1924.  He is known to many as “Chief” in honor of the rank he attained while serving in the United States Navy...

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Employee Feature: Nationally Recognized Talent

Author: MVH Machias
Posted: May 29, 2018
Category: Employee Highlights

Maine Veterans’ Home in Machias takes great pride in the many caretakers who provide care for our community. It’s even more significant for us to feature an employee...

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