Stories

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  • June 25, 2018

    Camp POSTCARD Celebrates 25th Birthday

    In 2018 Camp POSTCARD celebrated it 25th birthday! Many local news outlets picked up the story.

  • May 29, 2018

    Margaret Chase Smith House Celebrates 20th Anniversary

    20 years ago, in May 1998, the Margaret Chase Smith House opened its doors in our states capitol. While a lot has changed over the last 20 years, there's one thing that has not: the Margaret Chase Smith House puts people first; their clients, their caregivers, and their community.

  • February 1, 2018

    Mt. Ararat High School Action Team at Westrum House

    The Action Team from Mt. Ararat High School came to Westrum House on January 30 for bingo.

  • January 29, 2018

    Longtime Leader Retires

    ​On January 26th at the Edward J. Reynolds House in Belfast, over 70 people came together to celebrate Jerome Weiner.

  • December 29, 2017

    Local Action Teams... in Action!

    Action Teams are groups of high school students who plan and organize volunteer events in and around their schools.

  • December 28, 2017

    Quilts Donated to Parish House

    On December 20th residents and staff celebrated the holiday with handmade gifts.

  • December 20, 2017

    Brunswick's Action Team

    A video put together by the Brunswick High School Action Team as they take on Peaks Island this past fall!

  • October 5, 2017

    Careers in Behavioral Health: Making a Difference

    consider a career path that will lead to smiles

    ​Peer support workers and residents from the Beach Street program recently visited Snell Family Farm in Buxton, Maine for an afternoon of Apple picking! The farm is also known for its raspberry and pears when harvest is in season. ​

  • October 5, 2017

    Inspirational Fiesta: the day in pictures

    a great time was had by all...

    Our Inspirational Fiesta in pictures, and a few words... Every year a select committee of staff from across our agency start meeting in the Springtime to plan our Fiesta...and every year it gets better and better! This year we convened in Augusta.

  • October 4, 2017

    TD Bank Volunteers are at it Again!

    13 Amazing Workers Beautify Bayview Heights Gardens

    On Tuesday, October 3, thirteen employees of T.D. Bank’s Portland office came to Bayview Heights to lend a hand. They worked from 1-3 without a break doing everything we had set out for them: weeding the outdoor beds and trimming all the vegetation, raking, edging gardens, clipping bushes, and beautifying the attractive grounds around the building, filling up over 15 bags with yard waste.