General Assistance

The town administers a General Assistance program for the support of it's citizens. Pursuant to Title 22 MRSA §4305, the municipal officers have adopted an ordinance establishing that program. A copy of this ordinance is available for public inspection at the Town Office and/or General Assistance Office. The Administrator must issue a written decision within 24 hours of receiving an application.

Persons who wish to apply for General Assistance may do so

by calling the Opportunity Alliance at 1-800-698-4959

To download an application, click here.


CALL 207-807-2055


Call the Department of Health and Human Services 1-800-442-6003 

This notice is posted pursuant to Title 22 MRSA §§ 4304-4305

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Valerie A. Fitzgerald General Assistance Administrator (207) 553-5937