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Cooking Matters at MMCA!

This month MMCA is hosting Cooking Matters classes in partnership with Good Shepherd Foodbank and Hannaford. The sessions will be held on May 11th, May 17th, May 18th, May 24th, May 25th, and May 31st in our 34 Wing Farm Parkway facility in Bath OR livestreamed via Zoom. During this series participants will learn how… …Continue Reading

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Midcoast Maine Community Action Resource and Job Opportunity Fair

Midcoast Maine Community Action (MMCA) will be offering a free in person Resource and Job Opportunity Fair in the MMCA building located at 34 Wing Fam Parkway Bath, Maine. The fair is open to all on Friday, May 13, 2022, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The Fair will include community resource partners that offer… …Continue Reading

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MMCA and MeCAP 2022 Community Needs Assessments

Maine’s ten Community Action Programs (known collectively as MeCAP) exist to eliminate the causes and conditions of poverty. For almost 50 years, Midcoast Maine Community Action has worked to build better lives for stronger communities. The agency connects the community with resources that promote health and quality of life, education and economic independence. We work… …Continue Reading

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Pediatricians Share: What Parents Need to Know about the COVID-19 Vaccine for Children

The CDC has recently recommended 5 to 11 year old children receive the COVID-19 vaccine, offering a way for parents to protect their children and families from COVID-19 infection. Join us for a forum featuring Maine pediatricians as they share information about children and the COVID-19 vaccine and give advice on what to consider when… …Continue Reading

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Front Porch Project Training

To schedule Front Porch Project training or to learn more, please email dawn.flagg@mmcacorp.org. Have you found yourself concerned for a child and thought about how you could have gotten involved? Or more importantly, wondered why you didn’t? The Front Porch Project® training for community members looks at why people do (and don’t) get involved and provides… …Continue Reading

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MMCA Head Start Graduates the Next Generation of Learners

Midcoast Maine Community Action’s Head Start + Early Head Start programs recently celebrated graduations for children leaving preschool. Graduation events were held at several of MMCA’s Head Start + Early Head Start locations, including Bath, Brunswick, Pejepscot, and Salt Bay in Newcastle. Parents, teachers, and friends gathered to celebrate the children with balloons, bubbles, and… …Continue Reading

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MMCA Summer Food Program for Kids

MMCA Summer Food Program Offers Free Breakfast, Lunch for Kids This summer, Midcoast Maine Community Action (MMCA) will continue to provide free, quality meals to children experiencing food insecurity during this difficult time. Any child 18 and under living in Northern Cumberland, Sagadahoc, or Lincoln counties can receive five breakfasts and five lunches, which include… …Continue Reading

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Get to Know: Emergency Rental Assistance Program

After more than a year of enduring the Covid-19 pandemic, an estimated 11.3 percent of Maine households are not current on their rent. As individuals and families struggle with lower or lost income, a coalition of 2,272 organizations across the nation urged President Biden to extend a national moratorium on eviction first signed into law… …Continue Reading

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MMCA Awarded Whole Family Services Grant

Midcoast Maine Community Action was awarded a competitive grant by the State of Maine’s Department of Health and Human Services Office for Family Independence. The award will make it possible for MMCA to formally implement a Whole Family Services approach to providing services to children and families in Lincoln and Sagadahoc Counties. The Whole Family… …Continue Reading

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You’re Invited: Virtual Resource Fair

Please join us at the first ever MMCA Head Start + Early Head Start Virtual Resource Fair on March 25, 2021!  This free online event will feature live presentations from organizations that provide resources to our midcoast community. It’s a chance to learn more, ask questions, and celebrate everything our community has to offer. The… …Continue Reading

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