The Federal Bonding Program provides Fidelity Bonds that support hiring of at-risk, hard-to-place job seekers. There is no cost to the job applicant or the employer. For more detailed information and eligibility requirements, visit the Federal Bonding Program website or contact your local CareerCenter. You may also call the Maine Department of Labor at 207-623-7981 and ask to speak with the Federal Bonding Coordinator. TTY users call Maine Relay 711.