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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Calais, ME


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Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (commonly called LIHEAP or HEAP) provides money to low income homeowners and renters to help pay heating costs. Eleven Community Action Programs distribute the funds throughout Maine, in most cases direct...
MaineCare (formerly Medicaid) is a "Federal/State" program, which provides assistance to people with limited resources. Specifically, MaineCare can help eligible Maine residents with their health care payments....
MaineCare provides free or low-cost health insurance for families with children and pregnant women....
The School Breakfast and Lunch Programs make nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free meals available to school children each school day. Over 92,000 schools offer lunches at school, and nearly 70,000 schools offer breakfast at school nationwide. Sch...
The Special Milk Program provides milk to children in schools, childcare institutions, and eligible camps that do not participate in other Federal child nutrition meal service programs. Schools that participate in the National School Lunch or School ...
The WIC Program provides supplemental foods, nutrition education and referrals to health care, at no cost, to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are determined to be at nutritional risk. To ...
Just as learning does not end when school lets out, neither does a child's need for good nutrition. The Maine Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides free, nutritious meals and snacks to help children in low-income areas get the nutrition they ne...
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) provides food assistance benefits that help low income households buy the food they need for good health. The amount of food assistance benefits each household receives is based on the Thrifty Food Pla...
Maine TANF is financial assistance to keep children in their homes while the family is temporarily unable to support themselves. While receiving assistance, parents or caretaker relatives work on an employment plan to become self-supporting....
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Maine's eligibility requirements....
The Maine State Housing Authority operates the Weatherization and Central Heating Improvement Programs (CHIP) to finance energy related repairs for low income homeowners and renters. The programs are run through Maine's Community Action Program (CAP)...

Other Help & Aid Resources in Calais, ME

Calais, ME welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.

Addison Town Office

334 Water St, Addison, ME

(207) 483-4678

Alexander Town Hall

50 Cooper Rd, Alexander, ME

(207) 454-3011

Baileyville Animal Clinic

202 Main St, ME

(785) 336-6647

Catholic Charities Maine

32 Old County Rd, Marshfield, ME

(207) 255-4116

Child Development Services

9 Cooper St, Machias, ME

(207) 255-4892

Community Health & Counseling

10 Barker St, Calais, ME

(207) 454-2914

Community Health & Counseling

15 Kids Cor, Machias, ME

(207) 255-8473

Community Health & Services

4 Lincoln St, Machias, ME

(207) 255-4386

Cutler Town Hall

2655 Cutler Rd, Cutler, ME

(207) 259-3693

Downeast Healthy Tomorrows

42 S Lubec Rd, Lubec, ME

(207) 733-4760

East Machias Municipal Building

34 Cutler Rd, East Machias, ME

(207) 255-8598

Eastern Agency On Aging

35 Carlisle Ln, Charlotte, ME

(207) 454-0712

Eastport City Hall

78 High St, Eastport, ME

(207) 853-2300

Extra-Mural Programme

St George, St. George, NB E0G 2Y0, Canada

(506) 755-4660

Extra-Mural Programme

St Stephen, St. Stephen, NB E3L 1G5, Canada

(506) 465-4520

Families United-Washington Cty

2 Barker St, Calais, ME

(207) 454-0442

Family Counseling Services

1 Stackpole Dr, Machias, ME

(207) 255-0996

Family Welfare

51 Main St, Princeton, ME

(207) 796-0749

Ganong Place

73 Milltown Boulevard, St Stephen, NB E3L 1G5, Canada

(506) 466-4239

Grand Manan Tourism

1141 Rte 776, Grand Manan, NB E5G 3C3, Canada

(506) 662-3442

Greenland Point Center

West St, Princeton, ME

(207) 796-5186

Human Services Department

392 South St, Calais, ME

(207) 454-9000

Human Services Omb Operations

392 South St, Calais, ME

(207) 454-9001

Indian Township: Tribal Court

RR 1, Princeton, ME

(207) 796-2301

Jonesboro Town Selectmen's Office

23 Station Rd, Jonesboro, ME

(207) 434-5141