Families

On this page:


Abuse & crisis information, Hotline Numbers

  • Hotlines/Crisis - a comprehensive listing of Hotlines and crisis numbers statewide.
  • Adult Protective Services - Services to protect incapacitated and dependent adults (age 18 and over) in danger of abuse, neglect or exploitation.
  • Child Abuse Action Network - The Child Abuse Action Network (CAAN) is a multi-disciplinary, public and private sector committee committed to enhancing the professional and public response to child abuse in Maine.
  • Child Protective Services - The child abuse hotline is staffed 24 hours a day.
  • Mandated Reporters - Information and resources for people who are required by law to report suspected abuse, neglect or exploitation.
  • [Back to top]

Adoption

Child care

Child support and paternity

  • Child Support - Services including establishing paternity, finding non-custodial parents, and implementing and enforcing child support payments
  • Paternity Testing - Testing to determine the father of a child.
  • [Back to top]

Education

Employment

Food, money, housing

Health/Safety

Legal issues

Vital Records

For more information:

If you haven't found what you're looking for, visit our pages for: