Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine’s mission is to create and support 1:1 mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of underserved, low-income youth in Penobscot, Waldo, Androscoggin, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, and Somerset counties. We hold ourselves accountable for each child in our program achieving; higher aspirations, greater confidence, better relationships, the avoidance of risky behaviors, […]
RespectMENovember 7, 2022
Kennebec Behavioral Health operates the RespectME program, the largest program serving women in the state. Those most often referred to the program are survivors of domestic violence who have used resistive or reactive violence toward a coercive or controlling partner and have been arrested for domestic violence assault. The curriculum – Turning Points – is […]
Somerset Domestic Violence Shelter / Healthy Recovery ProgramNovember 7, 2022
This grant is to support victims and survivors’ access to critical assistance and treatment for substance use and addiction when staying in our domestic violence emergency shelter located in Somerset County.
College Step-Up & Transitions (CSU-T)November 7, 2022
The College Step-Up & Transitions (CSU-T) program at Good Will – Hinckley was originally developed for students that were aging out of foster care and lacked the support necessary to pursue post-secondary educational programming (particularly, stable and supportive housing). We quickly realized the need for CSU-T services extended beyond just foster youth. We expanded our […]
ROAR – Recovery and Opioid Addiction ResourcesNovember 7, 2022
The Recovery and Opioid Addiction Resources (ROAR) is a community group of individuals with lived experience around substance use disorder.
Meals on Wheels – Somerset CountyNovember 7, 2022
Spectrum Generation’s mission is to promote and advance the well-being and independence of older and disabled adults, with the support of their care partners, to live in their community of choice.
Seek Elderly Alone, Renew Courage and Hope (SEARCH)November 7, 2022
Catholic Charities empowers and strengthens individuals and families of all faiths by providing innovative community-based social services throughout Maine. At the heart of our organization are these Core Values: Respect Integrity Compassion Hospitality Excellence Stewardship
Healthy Acadia’s Food For All ProgramJuly 6, 2022
Healthy Acadia is a nonprofit organization that works on a broad range of community health initiatives that help Hancock and Washington counties to thrive. Since 2001, we have worked to identify priority health needs and to address root causes. We convene and facilitate numerous collaborative community efforts with shared leadership from many sectors to develop […]
Expanding the Wabanaki Recovery InfrastructureJuly 6, 2022
Wabanaki Public Health & Wellness’ (WPHW) mission is to provide community-driven, culturally centered public health and social services to all Wabanaki communities and people while honoring Wabanaki cultural knowledge, cultivating innovation, and fostering collaboration. Our values include: inclusivity, balance, and cultural centeredness. Wabanaki traditions, language, and culture guide our approach and describe the ways we […]
Meals on Wheels Waldo CountyJuly 6, 2022
Our mission is to promote and advance the well-being and independence of older and disabled adults, with the support of their care partners, to live in their community of choice.