Hancock County Food Stamp Office (Maine)

The Hancock County Food Stamp Office administers the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a form of nutrition assistance for income-eligible households in Hancock County, Maine. Local Food Stamp Offices process applications for Hancock County SNAP benefits, help determine eligibility for benefits, and provide nutritional education resources. The offices also help administer monthly food benefits, distribute food assistance, and accept applications from individuals and households for SNAP benefits, and they ensure that participants comply with SNAP rules. Hancock County Food Stamp Offices provide access to information and services on their websites.

Ellsworth Department of Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office Ellsworth ME 17 Eastward Lane 04605 800-432-7823


The Hancock County WIC Office provides services that are part of the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Hancock County, Maine. WIC Offices process applications to join the program, provide nutritional education, and administer Hancock County food services to eligible individuals and families. The program administers benefits for income-eligible pregnant and recently pregnant women, infants, and young children who are at nutrition risk. WIC Offices determine eligibility for benefits, accept and process applications, and conduct assessments for nutrition risk. Hancock County WIC Offices provide information and services on their websites.

Ellsworth Maine Family Planning WIC Office Ellsworth ME 248 State Street, 3a 04605 207-667-5304