Christmas Program at Maine Kids’s House is accepting functions from households who need to obtain help offering presents for his or her kids for the upcoming vacation season.
Christmas Program at MCH serves households all through Maine, offering model new garments, winter necessities, toys, books, and video games to greater than 1,500 Maine kids whose households are going through monetary hardship.
This program that depends on the generosity of donors, volunteers and neighborhood supporters additionally connects households to licensed social employees who can present assets for psychological well being and parenting help.
This system is meant for households who don’t have any different manner of offering presents for his or her kids between the ages of 0–12 years. This program serves households residing at or under 133% of the federal poverty stage.
Whereas presents from this system do fluctuate, every youngster usually receives:
• Hat and mittens set
• An outfit of heat clothes
• Toothbrush and toothpaste
• A coloring/exercise guide with crayons or markers
• Two toys
• A sport for the household to share plus a couple of further private touches for every youngster
Christmas Program doesn’t present sport techniques, video video games, online game cartridges, electronics, cell telephones or massive ticket gadgets, and doesn’t give out reward playing cards.
Households curious about making use of can go to mainechildrenshome.org to study extra about eligibility necessities and to fill out an software.