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Biddeford Maine Area Resource List

Family Resources

CareLink:

Any parent wishing to find quality child care inYork County

Offers a voucher program to assist income eligible families. Parents must either be working or in school. Qualifying families pay no more than 10% of their income for childcare.

207-324-0735 or 1-888-917-1100

 

St. Louis Child Development Center :

Affordable Quality Child Care/School Readiness Skills.  Vouchers Accepted

229 Pool St.

PO Box 645 

Biddeford, ME  04005 

Open Monday through Friday, from  6:30am to 5:30pm

207-282-3790 Fax: 207-282-1694

 

STRONG Fathers:

Offers programs to fathers and father figures in the Biddeford area and through out York County.  1-1 mentoring, support groups, skills classes and workshops.       

York County Community Action (YCCA)

6 Spruce Street 

Sanford, ME 04072 

Contacts:

Jeff Hodgdon, Community Educator,

Phone: (207) 459-2917 or (800) 965-5762 x 2917

Brian Clark, Program Manager,      

Phone: (207) 459-2976  or (800) 965-5762 x 2976

 

Child Protective Hotline:

1-800-452-1999


WIC:

Nutrition education, coupons for nutritious foods, health screenings, breastfeeding support, farmer's market coupons.

321 Elm St, Biddeford 

207-283-2402

 

Parent Resource Center:

Information & Referral Services, Parenting classes and support groups, assistance with toys or books, assistance with infant care items strollers, bathtubs. Etc. www.parentresourcecenter.info and or call

207-324-1371

 

 

Healthy Families:

Home visits, support, referrals, education, developmental play group; first time parents in community served by Southern Maine Medical Center and Goodall Hospital.  

207-490-7704

 

 

Southern Maine Parent Awareness:

Helps families expand opportunities and enhance the quality of life of their children and young adults with disabilities.

207-324-2337

 

 

Child Abuse Prevention Council:

A community-based nonprofit organization committed to the prevention of child abuse and neglect in all its forms throughout the county.   

207-985-5975

 

 

Head Start Biddeford:

School Readiness

207-284-4869

 

 

Open Hands Open Hearts:

Children’s clothing and birthday gifts

Tues. 5-7pm; Thurs. 9-11; Sat. 9-12

67 Ocean Park Rd, Saco

207-468-1305