GENERAL ASSISTANCE

The Municipality of Otis administers a General Assistance program for the support of the poor. Pursuant to Title 22 MRSA 4305, the municipal officers have adopted an ordinance establishing that program. A copy of this ordinance and relevant statues is available for public inspection at the Town Office.

Persons who wish to apply for General Assistance may do so at the Otis Town Office during the following times: Day (s): Mon-Wed-Fri 8-4 Tues and Thurs 8-2

In an emergency, applicants may contact Kim Ericson at 735-7088.

The municipality’s General Assistance administrator must issue a written decision regarding eligibility to all applicants within 24 hours or receiving an application.

The Department of Human Services toll-free number, to call with a question regarding the General Assistance Program, is 1-800-442-6003.

This notice is posted pursuant to Title 22 MRSA 4303-4305