Finding Help : Nutrition

Listings of food pantries, "meals on wheels" programs, assistance programs for grocery shopping, and other programs to help keep seniors well nourished.

Click on the resource names listed below to view details and contact information

Acadia Community Association — “Meals for ME”

Acadia Community Association is the non-profit division of the MDI and Ellsworth Housing Authority. Their “Meals for ME” program is available to all senior adults on Mount Desert Island for a suggested donation.

Eastern Area Agency on Aging

One of Maine’s Agencies on Aging — a regional hub of resources, programs and services (some of which are income-restricted) aimed at improving the health and well-being of older adults and their families. Programs include Meals on Wheels, EAAA Community Cafes and 3-D Catering.

Food pantries in Hancock County

Eligible seniors can receive food assistance from local pantries.