General Assistance helps individuals and families to meet their basic needs. This may include help paying for:

  • Household or personal supplies (toiletries, cleaning supplies)
  • Food
  • Housing (e.g., mortgage, rent, room rent, temporary housing)
  • Fuel & utilities


Statutes and Documents


For questions or an application contact Jennie Silverblade, GA Administrator at 207-655-4742 x129 during Town Office business hours (listed in the column on the right).


General Assistance Notice