NEW LAW:FISHING FOR ANADROMOUS SPECIES OF FISH IN TIDAL WATERS.For more information please contact www.countmyfish.noaa.gov or call 888-674-7411. Dog licenses expire on December 31. If you do not license your dog before January 31 there will be a late charge of $25.00 starting on February 1st. When you come to license your dog please make sure you have the rabies certificate and if its the first time you are licensing the dog and the dog has been neutured or spayed you need to show proof.
The Town of Fryeburg, Maine operates under the Town Meeting - Selectmen/Town Manager form of government. The Annual Town Meeting, is now held in June. The Board of Selectmen are the policy making board and appoint and work through the Town Manager who is charged with the day to day operation of the Town.
General Assistance Administrator/Health Officer /Registrar of Voters
The General Assistance Program is designed to help people in emergencies. People may also be eligible to receive other benefits such as food stamps, veteran's benefits, or Social Security income. To request assistance, please contact Kelley Lavoie at the Town Office. In case of an emergency, applicants may contact the Fryeburg Police Department at 935-3323. You must fill out an application which is accepted and reviewed. There are guidelines that you must meet in order to be eligible for the program. The application is private and confidential. A written decision will be issued by the General Assistance administrator within 24 hours of receiving an application.
You may also contact the Department of Health and Human Services at 1-800-442-6003 if you have questions regarding general assistance.
Important Phone Numbers and Contact Information
Maine 211: Dial 211 for connections to health and human services in your community.
Maine Statewide Crisis: 1-888-568-1112
Community Concepts: 207-743-7716
Brownfield Food Pantry: 207-935-2333
Food Stamps: 1-888-593-9775
Department of Human Services: 1-888-593-9775
Alcoholics Anonymous: 1-800-737-6237
Maine Tobacco Hotline: 1-800-207-1230
Statewide Domestic Violence Helpline: 1-866-834-4357
Sexual Assault Support: 1-800-871-7741
Elder Abuse: 1-800-624-8084
Child Abuse: 1-800-452-1999
Suicide Prevention: 1-888-568-1112
Poison Control Center : 1-800-222-1222
Housing and Energy Services Programs: 1-800-866-5588