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WIC, SNAP, Maine Food Banks, Nutrition, Meal Programs for Adults & Youth
If you are struggling to feed your family, you are not alone. Food insecurity is a significant challenge facing people in Maine today. 211 can connect you with food assistance programs that can help can help Maine families and individuals.
Trained, local specialists can provide information about school lunch programs and summer food service programs for your children. You can get information on government-sponsored programs such as Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), which helps thousands of people in Maine purchase food through grocery stores, and farmers markets. See if you qualify for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), which provides food as well as nutrition education to new mothers, infants and children up to age five.
Connect to Food Assistance & Meal Programs in Your Community
211 Maine is your resource to find food assistance and nutrition education for infants, families, individuals, and older adults in your community. We can also put you in touch with in-home meal delivery services, seasonal meals and soup kitchens, and community gardening opportunities. No matter your age, health or income level, we’re here to connect you to healthy food options for you and your family.
You can also talk to someone who can help you with Basic Needs such as food, shelter and transportation, or provide referrals for help in times of crisis.
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