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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Rockland, 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 Rockland, ME

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

American Red Cross

312 Broadway, Rockland, ME

(207) 594-4576

American Red Cross

45 Congress St, Belfast, ME

(207) 338-0473

Animal Welfare

90 Blossom Ln, Augusta, ME

(207) 287-3846

Ask for Homecare

641 St George Rd, South Thomaston, ME

(207) 354-7077

Big Brothers Big Sisters

16 School St, Rockland, ME

(207) 593-0380

Big Brothers Big Sisters

283 Water St # 204, Augusta, ME

(207) 626-3408

Brain Injury Association of Maine

13 Washington St, Waterville, ME

(207) 861-9900

Broadreach Family & Comm Serv

5 Stephenson Ln, Belfast, ME

(207) 338-2200

Bucksport Senior Citizens

125 Broadway # 200, Bucksport, ME

(207) 469-3632

Camden Area Christian Food

128 Mount Battie St, Camden, ME

(207) 236-9790

Care Net Pregnancy Center

462 Old County Rd, Rockland, ME

(207) 594-1616

Cares Inc

47 Water St # 104, Hallowell, ME

(207) 622-7055

Catholic Charities Maine

136 State St # 13, Augusta, ME

(207) 621-8520

Catholic Charities ME

175 High St, Belfast, ME

(207) 338-6316

Child Development Services of Knox

116 Tillson Ave, Rockland, ME

(207) 594-5933

Child Development Services

263 Water St # 500, Augusta, ME

(207) 623-4989

Chrysalis Place/Gardiner Food

576 Brunswick Ave, Gardiner, ME

(207) 582-5507

Communities That Care

535 West St, Rockport, ME

(207) 236-9800

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

Family Violence Project

83 Western Ave, Augusta, ME

(207) 623-3569

Family Violence Project

71 Halifax St, Winslow, ME

(207) 877-0835

Family Violence Project

5 Libby Ct, Waterville, ME

(207) 877-2248