Nutrition Programs

WIC (Women, Infants, Children)

WIC is a nutrition program for thousands of Maine families, helping Maine kids to grow up strong and healthy. WIC food benefits are available based on income guidelines and up-to-date nutrition research. This website seeks to serve all Maine families with free nutrition advice, tips for staying healthy, and resources for growing families. Provides supplemental food stamps for families with children under 5

SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)

SNAP is the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly and commonly known as the Food Stamp Program, provides food-purchasing assistance for low- and no-income people living in the United States. Additionally, Maine has a “Farm Fresh Rewards” program for SNAP participants to get farm fresh fruits and vegetables.