Maine Medicaid – Food Stamp – Welfare Offices administrates your local program under Maine State guidelines. Medicaid provides health care for low income people. Welfare programs (TANF) give assistance to those who have little or no income. While Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) or Food Stamps helps low-income families buy food.
Click on Your Maine Medicaid/Food Stamp Office for Phone Number, Map and More Information
Maine Benefits Website – Here you can apply for Maine Food Supplement, Medicaid Health Care, Cash Assistance benefits
Maine Medicaid Online Application – Yes, you can apply online for Maine Food Supplement, Medicaid Health Care, Cash Assistance benefits
Maine Benefits Eligibility Screening – Click here for screening to see if you qualify for Medicaid, TANF, Food Assistance, Prescription assistance and more.
Maine SNAP Program – On this page you will find information on Maine Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (formerly Food Stamps)
Maine TANF Program – On this page you will find information on Maine Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Program
Maine Medicaid Office Tips:
- Show Up Early: Maine Medicaid offices are sometimes crowded. You must understand that in this economy there are many people in need of medicaid, food stamp and welfare benefits. So be patient, you will be seen.
- Be prepared to wait: With lots of people at your local Maine Medicaid office, if you are late you will have to wait. the best way to avoid the long lines, so get to the office early.
- Bring a snack: If you have kids with you, they may get hungry so bring a snack. You don’t want to miss your name being called because you went out to buy a snack.
- Have a Cool Head: With lots of people at the local medicaid/food stamp office waiting to be seen it’s easy to get frustrated and loose you cool. Remember that medicaid office counselors are there to assist you. Keeping a cool head and being courteous will help speed the process along.
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