Welcome to Maine Kids-Kin,
a program of Families And Children Together.
Maine Kids-Kin provides access to family support groups, a clothing exchnage and lending library to grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, siblings and other family members who are raising relatives' children.
Maine Kids-Kin provides the following Family Support Groups for Grandfamilies:
In Bangor at Families And Children Together, 304 Hancock Street on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month;
In Augusta at The Buker Community Center, 22 Armory Street on the 3rd Wednesday of the month
For more information about support groups, please call us at 207-941-2347 or 1-866-298-0896.
Maine Kids-Kin offers access to a clothing exchange and lending library out of its Bangor office. These services can be accessed by visiting our Bangor office. Please call Families And Children Together at 207-941-2347 or 1-866-298-0896 to make an appointment.
Our services are free, and every conversation is confidential.
Adoptive & Foster Families of Maine (AFFM) holds the State of Maine contract for Resource Family Support Services, which includes kinship, adoptive, and foster families. To learn more about resources and services available to you from AFFM, you can contact them at 827-2331, 1-800-833-9786, or www.affm.net.
Maine Kids-Kin is supported by:
The John T. Gorman Foundation
The Brookdale Foundation
United Way of Eastern Maine
The Elizabeth Means Trust
And many businesses, community agencies, and individuals
throughout the State of Maine.