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Housing & Financial Assistance

Shalom House

Office of Family Independence Services-Department of Health and Human Services

Subsidized Housing-Maine-Rental Options

Emergency Shelters-Maine

Care Partners Financial Assistance for Medical Coverage

Financial Assistance

Find Rental Properties in Maine 

Help With Winter Utility Bills

Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness


Autism Resources

Autism Society of Maine

15 Behavior Strategies for Children on the Autism Spectrum

How to Create a Backyard Sanctuary for Kids with Disabilities

Strategies for Working with Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Helping Asperger's Teens to Survive and Thrive: 15 Key Steps


Grief Support

Living Well, Dying Well

Maine Grief Support Centers Listed by County

Chans Hospice Volunteers Grief Support Groups

Hello Grief

Maine General-Augusta

Maine Grief Support Groups

Bereavement Support

Bangor Area Grief Support

Grief Recovery After Substance Passing-Maine Chapter

Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County



Crisis Hotlines

Statewide Crisis Number for Maine 1-888-568-1112


Intentional Warm Line 1-866-771-9276


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK(8255)  for free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. 


Veterans Crisis Line – veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is available.


Crisis Text Line – free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text 741741 from anywhere in the US to text with a trained Crisis Counselor.


Trans Lifeline – call 1-877-565-8860 for a hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people. Trans Lifeline volunteers are ready to respond to whatever support needs community members might have.


Disaster Distress Helpline – call 1-800-985-5990 for a 24/7 national hotline dedicated to providing immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster.


The Trevor Project – a national 24-hour, toll free confidential suicide hotline for LGBTQ youth. If you are a young person in crisis, feeling suicidal, or in need of a safe and judgment-free place to talk, call 1-866-488-7386 to connect with a trained counselor.