Welcome to the Penquis website. We hope you will spend some time getting to know us, our programs and the different services we provide that may help you or someone you know.
Penquis is a 501(c)(3) private, nonprofit organization, celebrating 48 years of service, proudly serving Penobscot, Piscataquis and Knox counties.
*It is the policy of Penquis that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, ancestry, religious belief, political affiliation or belief, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, veteran status, migrant worker, ex-offender, or former patient of a state institution be discriminated against in access to the services or provision of services of Penquis.
$600,000 awarded to Maine nonprofits to enroll kids in health coverage.
Grant will support outreach to Maine families about the year-round availability of MaineCare, and help families apply or reapply for health coverage
AUGUSTA â€“ The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded Consumers for Affordable Health Care (CAHC) $600,000 over two years through the Connecting Kids to Coverage Outreach and Enrollment...
Four Directions and MaineStream Finance Join Forces to Increase Access to Homebuyer Education in Maine
Two CDFIs in Maine recently joined forces to offer a shared homebuyer education class in Orono, Maine. MaineStream Finance, a CDFI based in Bangor, Maine, provides monthly homebuyer...
Working to Prevent Child Abuse
Penquis serves as the Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Council for Penobscot and Piscataquis counties. The mission of the council is to prevent child abuse and neglect before it happens. We will be working...
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