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Caribou Municipal Building
25 High St
Caribou, Maine 04736
Phone: (207) 493-4234
Fax: (207) 376-0178
E-mail: housing@cariboumaine.org

 


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COMMUNITY RESOURCES 

 

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ABUSE

AMHC – Sexual Assault Services,  1-800-550-3304

Hope and Justice Project , 1-800-43-2323

ADVOCACY

Alpha One, 207-764-6466

Department of Health & Human Services, 207-493-4000

Maine Human Rights Commission, 207-624-6290

 CLOTHING

Calvary Baptist Church, 207-493-6608

Good Samaritan Thrift Shop, 207-498-8655

Salvation Army Thrift Store, 207-764-1816

The Cubby, 207-496-0600

Threads of Hope, 207-493-8919

DISABILITY RESOURCES

       Guide to Home Buying for People with Disabilities

      The Fully Accessible Guide to Home Loans for People with Disabilities

       10 Ways to Make Your Home More Handicap Accessible

       Home Offices for People with Disabilities: How to Make Your Space More Accessible

       Employment with a Disability Resource Guide

       Breaking Free from Addiction When You Have a Disability

       Opioid-Free Ways to Live Well with Chronic Pain

ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE 

EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE

Department of Health & Human Services, 207-493-4000

FOOD STAMPS

Department of Health & Human Services, 207-493-4000

GENERAL ASSISTANCE

City of Caribou, General Assistance, 207-493-3324 ext. 221

HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE

Aroostook County Action Program (ACAP), 207-768-3053

SOCIAL SECURITY

Social Security, SSI Benefits, Social Security Dependents, Disabled Adult Child, Prescription Drug Costs, 1-800-772-1213

TANF

Department of Health & Human Services, 207-493-4000

 EDUCATION

ADULT ED

Adult Education Programs, 493-4272

Aroostook Training & Education Coalition, 207-493-4272

CAREER/VOCATIONAL

Aroostook County Action Program (ACAP) Employment & Training, 207-764-3721

ASPIRE Program (DHHS), 207-493-4000

Department of Labor, Career Center, 207-760-6300

Loring Job Corps Center, 207-328-4212

Women, Work & Community, 207-764-0050

COLLEGES

Husson College, 207-760-1177

Northern Maine Community College, 207-768-2700

University of Maine at Presque Isle, – 207-768-9400

PRESCHOOL

ACAP Headstart, 207-768-6045

SPECIAL NEEDS EDUCATION

Bureau of Rehabilitation Services, Division for the Blind & Visually Impaired, 207-760-6347

Central Aroostook Association,   207-554-4515

FOOD

Bread of Life Soup Kitchen, 207-493-4858

Caribou Ecumencial, 207-493-4860

Food Pantries in Caribou

United Baptist Food Pantry, 207-496-7881

HOUSING SERVICES/ ASSISTANCE

Caribou Landlord Listing

Fort Fairfield Housing Authority, 207-476-5770

Mainehousingsearch.org

Maine Housing Authority, 1-800-452-4668

Maine Veteran’s Home, 207-498-6074

Presque Isle Housing Authority, 207-768-8231.

LEGAL ASSISTANCE

Maine Bureau of Consumer Credit Protection, 1-800-332-8529

Maine Equal Justice Partners, 1-866-626-7059

Maine Human Rights Commission, 1-888-577-6690

Pine Tree Legal Assistance, , 207-794-4349

MENTAL HEALTH 

 Allies, Inc, 207-764-5809

Aroostook Mental Health Services, Inc. (AMHC),  1-800-244-6431

Care and Comfort, 1-866-764-3071northern maine generalthe

Caribou Veteran’s Outreach Center,  207-496-3900

Central Aroostook Psychiatric Services (CAPS), 207-764-9700

Community Health and Counseling Services, 207-496-3166

Department of Health & Human Services, 1-800-432-7366

Healing Hearts, LLC,  492-1000

Life By Design, 207-492-1653

New Day Counseling, 207-492-1130

Northern Maine General, 207-492-1036

The Northern Lighthouse, 207-492-2011

Wings for Children & Families, Inc. 207-493-4671

SHELTERS

Homeless Services of Aroostook,  207-764-5114

Sister Mary O’Donnell Emergency Shelter

Transitional Housing, 207-764-6000

SOCIAL AND SPECIAL SERVICES

Alpha One, 207-764-6466

Aroostook Area Agency on Aging and RSVP     207-764-3396

Aroostook County Action Program (ACAP),  207-764-3721

Aroostook Mental Health Services, Inc. (AMHC),  1-800-244-6431

Caribou Veteran’s Outreach Center,  207-496-3900

Catholic Charities of Maine, 207-498-2575

Department of Health & Human Services, 1-800-432-7366

Helping Hands for Children and Families, 207-768-3115

Maine Educational Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, 207-493-4527

Personal Services of Aroostook (PSA), 207-764-3766

Women, Work & Community, 207-764-0050

SUBSTANCE ABUSE/SUPPORT GROUPS

ABUSE

Hope and Justice Project , 1-800-43-2323

DRUG ABUSE

Aroostook Mental Health Services, Inc. (AMHC),  207-493-3361

SEXUAL ASSAULT

Aroostook Mental Health Services, Inc. (AMHC),  1-800-550-3304

TRANPORTATION

Aroostook Regional Transportation System, 764-3384

County Ride Service, 207-492-1386

VETERANS

Assisted Living Benefits for Veterans