This is not comprehensive list of all current available resources. We urge anyone seeking resources to contact organizations beforehand to ensure availability.
For the most up-to-date community resources, dial 211 to be connected to a trained resource professional.
Grace Interfaith Food Table (GIFT) – 24 Industrial St, Presque Isle – (207) 764-8584
Raven Food Pantry – 18 Roberts St, Presque Isle – (207) 768-7850
Aroostook Band of Micmac’s Food Pantry – 7 Northern Road, Presque Isle – (207) 764-1972
Homeless Services of Aroostook – 745 Central Drive, Presque Isle – (207) 764-4125
Local Housing Authorities:
Presque Isle Housing Authority – 58 Birch St, Presque Isle – (207) 768-8231
Caribou Housing Authority – 25 High St, Caribou – (207) 493-4234
Fort Fairfield Housing Authority – 18 Fields Ln, Fort Fairfield – (207) 476-5771
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) or Emergency Assistance:
TANF is a cash benefit for low-income families with children. Emergency Assistance may also be available depending on the situation.
Health & Human Services – 30 Skyway Drive, Caribou – (207) 493-4000
General Assistance Fund (Presque Isle):
General Assistance is a voucher-based resource for qualifying individuals or families that may assist with financial needs. Applications are typically considered via an individuals city hall or municipal town office.
Presque Isle City Hall – 12 2nd St, Presque Isle – (207) 764-2715
Medicaid (Mainecare) or Cubcare:
Mainecare is a subsidized insurance program that may help with insurance costs. Cubcare is a low-cost children’s health insurance program for qualifying parents who make above the Mainecare income limit.
Health & Human Services – 30 Skyway Dr, Caribou – (207) 493-4000
Sliding Fee Scale-based Care:
Local hospitals may offer sliding fees, or fees based on income for necessary medical care. Eligibility should be requested with the organization prior to care.
Northern Light Health – 140 Academy St, Presque Isle – (207) 768-4000
Cary Medical Center – 163 Van Buren Rd, Caribou – (207) 498-3111
Aroostook Regional Transportation System (ARTS) – 24 Houlton Rd, Presque Isle – (207) 764-1290
The ARTS bus provides transportation throughout Aroostook County. Call ahead to learn about services or routes offered.