Programs and Services

Our client base comprises about 10% of the population of the mid-coast and includes: the working poor, the homeless, seniors living below the poverty level, the disabled, and families and/or individuals in crisis.

We serve people of all ages, from infants to senior citizens. Approximately 62% fall between the ages of 18 and 54, and 58% of our clients are women - most with families to feed and protect.

Employed clients typically work in farming, nurseries, hotels and restaurants, construction, domestic services and commercial fishing.

Our on-going services include:

  • Crisis intervention and case management
  • Emergency and supplemental food
  • Emergency Food Pantry
  • Online Food Stamp Applications (CALFRESH)
  • Rental and Utility Assistance
  • Free Low Income Tax Preparation 
  • Weekly Senior Brown Bag Supplemental Food Distribution
  • Monthly Family Harvest Supplemental Food Distribution
  • Thanksgiving Turkey and Warm Clothing Distribution
  • Christmas Turkey and Warm Clothing Distribution
  • Christmas Bureau Adopt-A-Family clothing program
  • Special Delivery monthly household goods program
  • Forms Assistance (Unemployment, GA, etc.)
  • Immigration Assistance
  • Weekly Citizenship Classes
  • Translation and paperwork assistance
  • Referrals – if we can't help you, we will do our best to find someone that can.