Cumberland County Welfare (Maine)

Search for Cumberland County, ME county welfare services. A county welfare search can provide information on nutrition assistance, SNAP benefits, WIC benefits, food services, government benefits, food assistance benefits, apply for benefits, Social Security benefits, retirement benefits, safety net programs, assistance programs, TANF benefits, Medicaid benefits, housing services, substance abuse services, energy assistance, mental health services, emergency assistance, low-income assistance, childcare subsidy programs, and welfare services.


Cumberland County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Cumberland County, Maine. Cumberland County WIC Offices process applications to join the Cumberland County welfare program, provide nutrition education, and administer food services to eligible people. Pregnant and recently pregnant women, infants, and young children are eligible for the program if they meet income requirements and are at nutrition risk. Cumberland County WIC Offices determine eligibility for benefits and accept applications, and they may conduct assessments for determining nutrition risk. WIC Office services may be available through their website.

Portland The Opportunity Alliance WIC Office Portland ME 510 Cumberland Avenue 04101 207-553-5800


A Cumberland County Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Cumberland County, Maine. Cumberland County Social Security Offices issue Social Security cards, estimate retirement benefit payments, and help people determine their eligibility for benefits. They also process applications for retirement benefits and SSI benefits. These Cumberland County public records contain personal information, details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices in Cumberland County provide information about a range of services offered by Social Security, which may be available through their website.

Portland Social Security Office Portland ME 550 Forest Avenue 04101 207-771-2851


The Cumberland County Social Services Department provides a range of health and human services and programs in Cumberland County, Maine. They often administer safety net programs, provide basic necessities, and protect children, the elderly, and dependent or vulnerable adults. Cumberland County Social Services may administer assistance programs such as SNAP or TANF, as well as Medicare or Medicaid and any state health programs for low-income uninsured or underinsured groups. They may also provide Cumberland County housing services, substance abuse and addiction services, energy assistance, and mental health services. Social Service Departments in Cumberland County provide online access to many of their services and programs.

Portland Social Service Department Portland ME 196 Lancaster Street 04101 207-775-7911


Cumberland County Food Stamp Offices administer the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a form of nutrition assistance provided to income-eligible households in Cumberland County, Maine. Local Cumberland County Food Stamp Offices can process applications for SNAP benefits, help determine eligibility for the program, and provide nutritional education. They also help administer monthly benefits, distribute food assistance benefits, and accept applications from individuals and Cumberland County households. Food Stamp Offices in Cumberland County may also monitor compliance with SNAP rules. Food Stamp Offices provide access to information and services on their websites.

South Portland Department of Health and Human Services Food Stamp Office South Portland ME 151 Jetport Boulevard 04106 800-482-7520