Washington County Welfare (Maine)

Search for Washington 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.


Washington County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Washington County, Maine. Washington County WIC Offices process applications to join the Washington 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. Washington 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.

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


Washington County Food Stamp Offices administer the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a form of nutrition assistance provided to income-eligible households in Washington County, Maine. Local Washington 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 Washington County households. Food Stamp Offices in Washington County may also monitor compliance with SNAP rules. 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