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Partners & Resources

Partners & Resources

Northeastern Local Area Service Providers

Aroostook County Action Program, Inc.

Aroostook County Action Program, Inc. (ACAP) is a 501c3 non-profit organization founded in 1972. ACAP provides guidance to the Aroostook County community in responding to emerging human needs in the areas of Prevention and Wellness, Early Care and  Education, Energy and Housing, and Workforce Development. ACAP provides services and resources that help individuals and families achieve greater economic independence. As a leader, or in partnership with others, ACAP strengthens the community by responding to human needs.

Eastern Maine Development Corporation

Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) provides direct services to individuals and employers, giving them the tools they need to thrive in Maine. EMDC’s comprehensive programs and hands-on approach accelerates economic development and strengthens the economy.  Through individualized counseling, training, and supportive services, EMDC connects job seekers with meaningful careers and helps businesses build a skilled workforce. Their workforce services team provides individualized support in Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Washington Counties and more. EMDC also offers community planning services and statewide business lending and technical support.

National Resource Links

USDOL Regional Homepage – Region I
National Association of Workforce Boards
First Gov (Federal Government’s Official Web Portal)
Workforce Information Council
US Labor Market Information System
Government Printing Office
America’s Career InfoNet
National Governor’s Association
National Center for Education & the Economy
National Association of Manufacturers
Manpower Demonstration Research Corp
The Occupational Information Network
National ABLE Network

Local Area Chambers of Commerce

Maine State Chamber of Commerce
Acadia Chamber of Commerce
Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce
Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce
Blue Hill Chamber of Commerce
Central Aroostook Chamber of Commerce
Deer Isle-Stonington Chamber of Commerce
Eastport Area Chamber of Commerce
Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce
Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce
Greater Houlton Chamber of Commerce
Katahdin Chamber of Commerce
Lincoln Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce
Machias Bay Area Chamber of Commerce
Mount Desert Chamber of Commerce
Piscataquis Chamber of Commerce
St. Croix Chamber of Commerce
St. John Valley Chamber of Commerce
Trenton Area Chamber of Commerce

Local Recovery Centers

AMHC has 23 locations located throughout Aroostook, Hancock, and Washington Counties
Bangor Area Recovery Network (BARN) in Brewer
Aroostook Recovery Center of Hope (ARCH) in Houlton
DownEast Recovery Support Center in Calais and Machias
Pir2Peer Recovery Center in Millinocket
Roads to Recovery Community Center in Caribou

Visit the Portland Recovery Community Center (PRCC) website for more recovery resources offered in Maine.

Additional Resource Links

Resume Builder – Resume and Employment Guide for People with Disabilities