Wrap Around Fund

Assistance Plus is contracted with the Department of Health and Human Services to provide emergency WRAP Around funds to consumers who are currently receiving or who are eligible to receive Section 17 Mainecare services.

If a consumer is eligible for or receiving one of the below mentioned Section 17 services, they can submit a WRAP Around application in order to receive emergent financial assistance.

WRAP funding can provide emergency assistance one time per fiscal year for the following categories:

Security deposits

Rental assistance

Temporary housing


Electrical bills

Emergency fuel

Vision/eye care

Oral/dental care


Eligibility Criteria


Active MaineCare insurance coverage

Veterans insurance

Grant fund for those who qualify and do not have full Mainecare

Private pay

Age 18 or emancipated

Documentation of a qualifying mental health diagnosis that is under one year old and is considered eligible under the most recent edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

For those without an eligible diagnosis of schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder, a clinical letter attesting to the need for case management due to the following at-risk criteria:


               -Psychiatric hospitalization

               -Criminal Justice Involvement

               -Residential mental health care placement 

We provide WRAP around emergency funding for Kennebec, Somerset, Oxford, Franklin, and Androscoggin Counties.

Completed applications are reviewed weekly by a committee and approval/denial notices are mailed out to each applicant after a decision is made. If you have additional questions regarding the WRAP Around program, please call Assistance Plus and ask to speak to the WRAP Around administrative assistant.


PLEASE NOTE: Form will need to be fully downloaded and save in order to fill out on computer.


Please click to download the 2021-2022 WRAP Around application