Families

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Abuse & Crisis Information, Hotline Numbers

  • Hotlines/Crisis - a comprehensive listing of Hotlines and crisis numbers statewide.
  • Adult Protective Services - Services to protect incapacitated and dependent adults (age 18 and over) in danger of abuse, neglect or exploitation.
  • Child Abuse Action Network - The Child Abuse Action Network (CAAN) is a multi-disciplinary, public and private sector committee committed to enhancing the professional and public response to child abuse in Maine.
  • Child Protective Services - The child abuse hotline is staffed 24 hours a day.
  • Mandated Reporters - Information and resources for people who are required by law to report suspected abuse, neglect or exploitation.
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Adoption

Child Care

Child Support & Paternity

  • Child Support - Services including establishing paternity, finding non-custodial parents, and implementing and enforcing child support payments
  • Paternity Testing - Testing to determine the father of a child.
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Education

Employment

  • ASPIRE/TANF - Helps TANF recipients find employment.
  • ASPIRE/JET - Helping food stamp recipients find employment
  • DHHS Jobs - Job openings within Maine's Department of Health and Human Services.
  • Maine Career Center - Providing a variety of employment and training services at no charge for Maine workers and businesses.
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Food, Money, Housing

Health/Safety

Vital Records

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