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Community Thanksgiving Dinners

There are a few community Thanksgiving dinners happening tomorrow, Thursday the 24th! The Open Door Soup Kitchen 180 Depot St., Unity, ME 04988 The Open Door Soup Kitchen has served warm holiday meals to its guests for nearly 20 years, and this year, it is offering free Thanksgiving and Christmas meals onsite in Unity. Thanksgiving dinner will be served on Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 2022, and Christmas dinner will be offered on Thursday, December 22, 2022. Please call The Open Door at your earliest convenience to reserve a meal at 207-948-6232. Red Knights Maine 9 and Traci’s Diner 57 Main St, [...]

Community Thanksgiving Dinners2022-11-30T15:32:41-05:00

Winter Heating Guide

Check out the new Winter Heating Guide from the Governor’s Office of Energy! For more information, visit their website by clicking here.

Winter Heating Guide2022-11-30T15:44:26-05:00

Offices Closing at 1pm on 9/23

The WCAP offices will be closing at 1pm on Friday, September 23rd. We will reopen for our normal business hours on Monday, September 26th at 8am. Thank you for your understanding.

Offices Closing at 1pm on 9/232022-09-22T10:39:53-04:00

MaineHousing Water Assistance Program Now Open

Applications for MaineHousing's Maine Water Assistance Program are now being accepted. The Maine Water Assistance Program is a limited-time program to assist Maine residents who may have fallen behind or had difficulty paying their drinking water and wastewater bills.  The program provides direct payments to water and sewer utilities on behalf of customers. This program is available to income-qualified Maine households who receive their water through public water or wastewater utilities and have an account in their name. It covers unpaid bill balances, property liens for water utility non-payment and bills for customers facing a disconnection notice. The program may also [...]

MaineHousing Water Assistance Program Now Open2022-09-15T09:17:59-04:00

Back to Basics Workshop

The University of Maine Cooperative Extension and Maine Families is hosting a six-week series for parents and caregivers. This free event is for parents and caregivers that are managing the chaos of life and seeking tips and tricks to help balance it all. The six different presentations will provide an opportunity for questions for the presenters at the end of the session. Registration is required and you can choose one or all classes. When: Every Tuesday for Six Weeks from October 4 to November 8, 2022 Via Zoom, 1:00-2:30 p.m. Workshops include Household Management, Meal Planning and Budgeting, Learning to Live [...]

Back to Basics Workshop2022-09-13T07:53:51-04:00

Neighbor for Neighbor

The holiday season is fast approaching and Neighbor for Neighbor applications are available! Waldo County residents who are in need of a box of food for the holidays and/or help with gifts for their children can fill out an application and mail it to the WCAP office. Once an application is filled out, a local organization that provides food and/or gifts will serve your family. Most applicants seeking food baskets are served through the WCAP Heroes 4 Hunger program. Please note: since more households sign up than local organizations have resources to help, filling out an application does not guarantee service. Please do [...]

Neighbor for Neighbor2022-09-01T12:34:01-04:00

New MCC Self Drive Reimbursement Form

Services offered through our Transit System includes mileage reimbursement for MaineCare members going to medical appointments. If you have been using our mileage reimbursement services, please note that the form has changed! You can download the new form by clicking here. For more information about our transportation services, visit the program page here.

New MCC Self Drive Reimbursement Form2022-08-05T16:19:51-04:00

Free Backpack and School Supply Program

It’s back-to-school season, and Waldo Community Action Partners wants to make sure your child kicks off the school year ready to learn! This year Waldo CAP has expanded its annual Backpack and School Supply Program to offer giveaways at sites in Thorndike and Winterport, as well as Belfast. School supplies will be available free of charge to income eligible families living in Waldo County. Backpacks are prepackaged with a wide variety of age-appropriate supplies to accommodate the needs of students enrolled in Pre-K to 12th grade. Pickups will be held throughout the month of August, with distribution events held on Wednesday, [...]

Free Backpack and School Supply Program2022-07-12T07:54:21-04:00

Community Cafés Start this Week!

Waldo Community Action Partners is pleased to sponsor Community Cafés for children and seniors every Thursday from June 23 – August 11. Cafés will be at the Burnham Town Hall from 11am-1pm and the Waldo Pierce Library (Frankfort) from 12-2pm. Meals are an Extension of the USDA’s Summer Food Program for children 18 and under and are focused on bringing seniors and children together for fun activities, companionship, and community building. Children eat FREE through the Summer Food Program Seniors eat FREE through grant support from Belfast Senior College So, load up your car and bring your neighbor! Let's get our [...]

Community Cafés Start this Week!2022-06-23T09:04:14-04:00
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