Resources

Maine Region/American Red Cross
The American Red Cross Maine Chapter is a non-profit humanitarian organization that provides disaster relief and helps people during disasters.

Volunteer Maine
Volunteer Maine is a resource for people who coordinate volunteer activities throughout the state of Maine.

Economic Development Administration
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) is an agency in the United States Department of Commerce that provides grants and technical assistance to economically distressed communities in order to generate new employment, help retain existing jobs and stimulate industrial and commercial growth through a variety of investment programs.

Disability Rights Maine
The Disability Rights Center provides protection and advocacy services for eligible peole of all ages with developmental disabilities or mental illness. DRC offers diect advocacy assistance, information and referral, and training.

211 Maine
Sometimes you need more than an internet search. You need a conversation. Certain issues are hard to navigate. You're not alone. 211 Maine can help. For situations that involve: Basic Needs, Housing, Health, Food, Crisis, Sheltering, Warming Centers

511 New England
Traffic, incidents and construction on major routes throughout New England

Central Maine Power Outages
List of electricity outages and forecasted restoration times.

Maine Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD)
The Maine VOAD is the forum where organizations share knowledge and resources throughout the disaster cycle -- preparation, response and recovery -- to help disaster survivors and their communities. Members of the Maine VOAD form a coalition of nonprofit organizations that respond to disasters as part of their overall mission. Faith based, civic, and for-profit groups round out this network of partners. 

United Ways of Maine
There are ten United Ways in Maine (UWME), each independently incorporated, and each governed by local volunteers. To reach our respective goals, UWME partners with individuals, schools, non-profit organizations, government policy makers, businesses, financial institutions, voluntary neighborhood associations, community development corporations, and the faith community. We have a common agenda and shared measures for our biggest goals so we can work together toward our desired results for the entire Maine community. We collaborate to advocate and educate about issues of shared importance.