The Food Supplement Program (formerly food stamps) assists income-eligible households — including seniors — with grocery expenses.
Provides income-eligible seniors with a $50 FarmShare credit for fresh produce from Maine farms during the peak growing season.
- Phone: 1-877-353-3771
- Visit the website
An online seminar from Oregon State University and AARP on nutrition and how it affects the aging process.
Maine’s Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources operates the Commodity Supplemental Food Program, focused on providing nutritious foods to income-eligible seniors through food banks and the regional Agencies on Aging. Also oversees the “Hunters for the Hungry” program, which supplies game meat to food pantries and households with special medical needs.