Heather Boynton (207) 974 - 7872 Contact for General Assistance/Emergency Aid
General Assistance Program -
Each town has a General Assistance Program to help people in emergencies. You may be eligible even if you work or receive other benefits such as: food stamps, veterans’ benefits, or Social Security income. To request General Assistance, contact Prospect's General Assistance Officer listed above. Your application must be accepted for review. You may be turned down for help if you do not meet the guidelines for the program. The application is private and confidential.