Social Services

Programs Offered

*Low Income Housing Emergency Assistance Program (LIHEAP)          
Provides fuel assistance to eligible households.

*Energy Crisis Intervention Program (ECIP)                               Provides fuel assistance, utility emergencies and eviction notices to already eligible LIHEAP households.

*Winterization                                                                       This program benefits LIHEAP households and is limited to 5 households per year.

*Emergency Assistance                                                           This program was developed to help Aroostook Band of Micmac members with unmet need for shelter, fuel, utilities, food and clothing

*Elder Emergency Assistance                                                     This program component provides E.A. for eligible Micmac Elders

*School Clothing Allowance                                                 This program component provides assistance to eligible families with children in the Aroostook County school system or home school programs

*Elder Clothing Allowance                                                     Winter clothing for eligible Micmac members

*Burial Assistance                                                                   For Aroostook Band of Micmac members in the Service Area of Aroostook County

*Disaster Assistance                                                               A loss of dwelling and/or other property through natural disaster of: fire, flood, hurricane, tornado or other acts of nature beyond control

*Title IV Program                                                                   This is a food and nutrition program offered to Aroostook Band of Micmac Elders.

*Hunger Prevention Program funded by USDA                         This program is offered to the Public                           
In order to qualify you must fill out an application and meet the income eligibility requirements                   
******************************************* Please note that you must be a member of the Aroostook Band of Micmacs in order to qualify for these programs.  The only exception to this is the Hunger Prevention Program which is offered to the Public ******************************************

Hours for the Food Bank are Monday - Wednesday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
please call ahead to make an appointment @ 764-1972
In the event of an emergency please call for assistance.

The Food Bank is located at:
9 Northern Rd

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