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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Gardiner, 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 Gardiner, ME

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

Abused Women's Advocacy Projct

484 Main St, Lewiston, ME

(207) 795-6744

Advocates For Children

57 Birch St # 204, Lewiston, ME

(207) 783-3990

Aging Excellence

113 Pleasant St, Brunswick, ME

(207) 729-0991

American Cancer Society

1 Main St # 300, Topsham, ME

(207) 373-3900

American Red Cross United Valley Chapter

1180 Lisbon Street, Lewiston, ME

(207) 795-4004

American Red Cross

16 Community Dr, Topsham, ME

(207) 563-3299

Animal Welfare

90 Blossom Ln, Augusta, ME

(207) 287-3846

Animal Welfare: Coastal Humane Society

30 Range Rd, Brunswick, ME

(207) 725-5051

Augusta Food Bank

9 Summer St, Augusta, ME

(207) 622-5225

Autism Society of Maine

72 Main St # B, Winthrop, ME

(207) 377-9603

Big Brothers Big Sisters

283 Water St # 204, Augusta, ME

(207) 626-3408

Big Brothers Big Sisters

85 Maine St, Brunswick, ME

(207) 729-7736

Brunswick Welfare Department

54 Cumberland St, Brunswick, ME

(207) 725-6661

Cares Inc

47 Water St # 104, Hallowell, ME

(207) 622-7055

Catholic Charities Maine

136 State St # 13, Augusta, ME

(207) 621-8520

Chans Home Health Care

60 Baribeau Dr, Brunswick, ME

(207) 729-6782

Child Development Services

263 Water St # 500, Augusta, ME

(207) 623-4989

Chrysalis Place/Gardiner Food

576 Brunswick Ave, Gardiner, ME

(207) 582-5507

Coastal Enterprises Inc

190 Bates St, Lewiston, ME

(207) 795-6820

Community Care

475 Western Ave, Augusta, ME

(207) 621-0646

Crisis & Counseling Center Inc

32 Winthrop St, Augusta, ME

(207) 626-3448

Curtis House

99 N Mountain Rd, Jefferson, ME

(207) 549-7576

Elmhurst Inc

400 Centre St, Bath, ME

(207) 443-9783

Families Matter Inc

30 Mayflower Rd # 3, Hallowell, ME

(207) 621-1023

Family Violence Project

83 Western Ave, Augusta, ME

(207) 623-3569