Our mission is to be a resource hub for the Skowhegan area by developing partnerships and services that meet critical needs and create positive social change. According to US Census data, one in five Somerset County residents live in poverty. In addition, adult females are more likely than their male counterparts to live in poverty and […]
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, […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
The Recovery and Opioid Addiction Resources (ROAR) is a community group of individuals with lived experience around substance use disorder.
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.
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