Maine Families

Pregnancy Support & Infant Care Information

Maine Families: 255-0438
Pregnancy support & resources; Breastfeeding support with staff certified Lactation Counselors; Child development; Building a healthy family; Online resource library

Passages Program: 255-1468
Teen parents can earn an accredited high school diploma while staying home and caring for their baby

Text4Baby: Text Baby  to 511411
Sign up for free text messages on prenatal health and newborn health and safety information.

We Care Community Baby Center: 255-8903
Free diapers, wipes and other baby care needs available monthly to WIC or MaineCare eligible families.  Now with two locations:
Lubec: 44 South Street (the old high school)
+++ 2nd & 3rd Wednesdays 1p – 4pm
Machias: 5 Water Street
+++ Mondays 9a – 11am
+++ Tuesdays 9a – 1p
+++ Wednesdays 9a – 11a
You can also check their open status on Facebook at We Care Baby Center.  They also have a closet of gently used clothing, shoes, outerwear, toys, and books donated from the community and We Care participants. For more information contact:

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Calais 454-3634 | Machias 255-8280
Calais: 43 Union Street
+++ Every Tuesday, 1st & 3rd Thursdays 8:30a – 4pm
Machias: 247 Main Street
+++ Mondays 8:30a – 4pm
+++ Wednesdays 8:30a – 4pm
+++ 2nd & 4th Thursdays 8:30a – 4p
Healthy food, breastfeeding support; Food vouchers for pregnant women and children under age 5