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Bridge Senior Living Adds Second South Portland Community to Management Portfolio, re-branded as The Grande at South Portland

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Assisted Living and Memory Care Community Joins The Enclave of Scarborough as Bridge Senior Living’s Second Portland Location; Caitlin Marsanskis Named Executive Director

ORLANDO and PORTLAND, Maine – March 12, 2024 – Bridge Senior Living today announced the company added luxury senior residences to its Portland management portfolio. 

The addition of The Grande at South Portland, formerly known as Harbor Chase South Portland, will offer upscale assisted living and memory care services, becoming Bridge Senior Living’s second Portland-area location. The Grande at South Portland is located at 25 Country Club Road in South Portland. 

Bridge Senior Living’s other nearby community is The Enclave of Scarborough located at 18 Black Point Road in Scarborough, Maine. 

The Orlando-based company today also announced that Caitlin Marsanskis will transfer from The Enclave of Scarborough, where she was executive director since 2019, to become the new executive director of The Grande at South Portland. Samantha Beaton, was promoted to serve as the new executive director at The Enclave of Scarborough,  following her recent role as memory care director. 

The Grande at South Portland becomes the 34th community in Bridge Senior Living’s management portfolio. Through previous management, The Grande at South Portland opened in 2021. 

“The Grande at South Portland will provide the luxury Maine lifestyle residents desire with the professional care they need,” said Bridge Senior Living COO Robert Goyette. “Adding The Grande at South Portland to Bridge Senior Living’s portfolio reinforces our commitment to delivering quality senior care service to Greater Portland.”

According to the Emerging Housing Markets Index for Q3 of 2023 compiled by The Wall Street Journal and, Portland ranks as the most popular U.S. metro area for luxury buyers. With 83 private or shared assisted living rooms, and 40 memory care rooms, The Grande at South Portland offers convenient access fewer than three miles to Portland International Airport, 10 minutes from Maine Medical Center and 15 minutes from downtown Portland. The community features many luxury amenities, including an onsite fitness center, salon and spa, a spacious game room and art studio, as well as multiple in-community restaurants ranging from a casual bistro or takeaway counter to upscale fine dining. 

The Grande at South Portland will provide a variety of wellness services and therapies, with access to a range of resources to support the lifestyle goals of each resident.

“The Grande at South Portland team reinforces Bridge Senior Living’s  mission to engage and inspire residents to live their best life,” said Marsanskis. “Residents enjoy an upscale, maintenance-free lifestyle with the benefits of special experiences on site and around Portland without the burdens of home or condo ownership.”

“Following four-and-a-half years with The Enclave at Scarborough’s excellent residents and team, I am also professionally and personally energized by the opportunity to expand our reach and meet and collaborate with a new team of associates while serving more Portland residents and learning about their lives,” added Marsanskis. 

About The Grande at South Portland

The Grande at South Portland is a state-of-the-art community for active older adults featuring Assisted Living and Memory Care services for older adults who are looking for a maintenance-free lifestyle backed by licensed supportive care services that meets their personal needs. Located at 25 Country Club Road in South Portland, more information about the community may be found at  

About Bridge Senior Living
Bridge Senior Living is an Orlando-based collection of 34 senior communities spanning 17 states. The company offers a full continuum of care, including independent living, assisted living or personal care, and memory care. For more information visit

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