October 16, 2019
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Good Samaritan Agency announces its participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program

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BANGOR — The Good Samaritan Agency, 100 Ridgewood Drive announced its participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program. Meals are available at no separate charge to all enrolled participants. The Good Samaritan Agency does not discriminate against any participant because of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age.

WIC Nutrition Program is a program for thousands of Maine families, helping Maine kids to grow up strong and healthy. WIC food benefits are available based on income guidelines and up-to-date nutrition research. This website seeks to serve all Maine families with free nutrition advice, tips for staying healthy, and resources for growing families.

WIC is open to anyone living in Maine, including migrants working in Maine. Applicants can be any of the following: Women who are pregnant, breastfeeding or had a baby in the last six months; Infants and children up to the age of five, including adopted and foster children; Fathers may apply for their children.

Getting WIC benefits is simple. Call your nearest WIC office to make an appointment. Your first appointment will take about an hour of your time – an hour that can benefit you and your children for the rest of your lives.