Resources to help families during COVID-19
Unemployment insurance is available for people who have lost employment through no fault of their own. New federal legislation has increased and expanded unemployment benefits, so people who are self-employed may apply. The best way to find out if you are eligible is to apply.
- For more info visit https://www.maine.gov/unemploy...
- Apply here:https://reemployme.maine.gov/a...
- For assistance appealing an unemployment claim decision, you may be able to get legal help from the Volunteer Lawyers Project: www.VLP.org
Free School Meals
Find your local food pantry
Need help navigating public assistance programs, applying for benefits, or appealing a decision?
Maine Equal Justice: https://maineequaljustice.org/
Pine Tree Legal Assistance: https://ptla.org/