Free job search assistance. The below job center(s) in your area are federally funded and can help you look for work, offer job search workshops, and offer computer access for FREE.
Are you 55 or older, unemployed and looking for work? The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) can help you get on-the-job training. There are 72 AARP SCSEO locations in which you can contact and get assistance.
For information about jobs, training, career resources, or unemployment benefits call:
1-877-US2-JOBS (1-877-872-5627) or TTY 1-877-889-5627
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There is a way to find a job with a company that may overlook and therefore hire you with background problems. Some credit issues, criminal history, someone, or some company that may give you a chance when trying to start over.
The easiest way is to identify those companies that are already known for hiring people with a crimanal history. We have a list of companies that we know of who are either misdeameanor or felony-friendly.
HUD Approved Housing and Counseling Agencies for Maine - Want advice on buying a home, renting, default, foreclosure avoidance, credit issues or reverse mortgages? HUD sponsors housing counseling agencies in Maine to provide free or low cost advice.
Biddeford Housing Authority, ME - Direct Homebuyer Program City of Biddeford -
FHA and VA - Up to $10,000 in assistance. Must contribute a minimum of 1% of the sales price or $1,500. Must be a first time homebuyer. Borrower must attend homebuyer education course. Refer to the Down Payment Assistance webpage for additional program information. (Local GOV Program)