The Washington County Food Stamp Office administers the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a form of nutrition assistance for income-eligible households in Washington County, Maine. Local Food Stamp Offices process applications for Washington 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. Washington County Food Stamp Offices provide access to information and services on their websites.
Calais Department of Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office Calais ME 392 South Street 04619 800-622-1400
Machias Department of Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office Machias ME 38 Prescott Drive 04654 800-432-7846
The Washington County WIC Office provides services that are part of the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Washington County, Maine. WIC Offices process applications to join the program, provide nutritional education, and administer Washington 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. Washington County WIC Offices provide information and services on their websites.
Calais Maine Family Planning WIC Office Calais ME 43 Union Street 04619 207-454-3634
Machias Maine Family Planning WIC Office Machias ME 247 Main Street 04654 207-255-8280