妇女、婴儿 & 小孩的程序
MaineGeneral WIC shares your vision of a Maine where every child is healthy and never hungry.
We offer healthy foods as well as nutrition education, 母乳喂养支持, 保持健康的小贴士, recipes and resources and referral to other health care resources. 我们提供:
- Women who are pregnant or are new mothers; and
- Infants and children up to 年龄 five, including foster children.
Our main 办公室 are located in 奥古斯塔, Waterville and Skowhegan. We also have several outreach clinics, as listed below.
需要帮助? If you have difficulty understanding English or have a 残疾, free langu年龄 assistance or other aids and 服务 are available upon request. Please contact your local WIC clinic:
There is no charge for WIC 服务 and both working and non-working families may be eligible. 许多人资格:
- You can be living with your parents.
- You can be a father with a child under the 年龄 of five.
- You can be a foster parent with a child under the 年龄 of five.
合格的女人, children under 年龄 5 and foster children under 年龄 5 who receive Medicaid (MaineCare), food stamps or TANF are automatically eligible for WIC regardless of household income.
MaineGeneral WIC receives funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and United Way of Kennebec Valley. 资格 guidelines can be found on the 缅因州WIC计划网站.
Appointments at our outreach clinics (below) must be made through our main sites. 胜利是受欢迎的.
- Gardiner Head Start, 1 Plummer Street, Gardiner, ME 04345
- 温斯洛普儿科 & Adolescent Medicine, 16 Commerce Plaza, Suite 2A, Winthrop, ME 04364
- Former Madison elementary school, 23 Locust Street, Madison, ME 04950
- First Congregational Church, 132 Somerset Avenue, Pittsfield, ME 04967
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, 美国农业部, 它的机构, 办公室, 和员工, and institutions participating in or administering USDA 项目 are prohibited from discriminating based on 比赛, color, 国家的起源, 性, 残疾, 年龄, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any 程序 or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for 程序 information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Langu年龄, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. 聋人, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, 程序 information may be made available in langu年龄s other than English.
To file a 程序 complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form， (AD-3027)，网址: 如何提出投诉, 在任何美国农业部办公室, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1)邮件:U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, 西南华盛顿, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
The Department of Health and Human Services (“DHHS”) does not discriminate on the basis of 残疾, 比赛, color, 性, 性别, 性取向, 年龄, 国家的起源, 宗教或政治信仰, 祖先, 家庭或婚姻状况, 遗传信息, 协会, previous assertion of a claim or right, 或举报活动, 在进入或进入, 或其政策的运作, 项目、服务或活动, or in 雇佣或雇佣实务. This notice is provided as required by and in accordance with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (“艾达”); Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended; Age Discrimination Act of 1975; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act; the Maine Human Rights Act; Executive Order Regarding State of Maine Contracts for Services; and all other laws and regulations prohibiting such discrimination. Questions, concerns, complaints or requests for additional information regarding the 艾达 and 雇佣或雇佣实务 may be forwarded to the DHHS 艾达/EEO Coordinators 在11州议会站, 奥古斯塔, Maine 04333-0011; (V); (V); or Maine Relay 711 (TTY). Questions, concerns, complaints or requests for additional information regarding the 艾达 and 项目、服务或活动 may be forwarded to the DHHS 艾达/Civil Rights Coordinator, 在11州议会站, 奥古斯塔, Maine 04333-0011; (V); Maine Relay 711 (TTY); or 艾达-CivilRights.DHHS@maine.政府. Civil rights complaints may also be filed with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 公民权利办公室, by phone at or (TDD); by mail to 200 Independence Avenue, SW, 509房间, 美国卫生和公众服务部建筑, 华盛顿, D.C. 20201; or electronically at http://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf. Individuals who need auxiliary aids for effective communication in 程序 and 服务 of DHHS are invited to make their needs and preferences known to the 艾达/Civil Rights Coordinator. This notice is available in alternate formats, upon request.