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Posted 1 week, 5 days ago
Deb Taylor, president and CEO of Sweetser, and Julia Birtolo, a special education teacher and farm manager at the Sweetser School, talk about the program while petting Zoe in the school’s stables. Photo / Tim Greenway Mainebiz selected Sweetser President & CEO Deb Taylor as a 2016 Women to Watch honoree for her contributions to the behavioral...
Posted on 07/18/2016 at 08:33 am
Saco, ME – July 18, 2016 – The Maine Department of Health and Human Services, in coordination with the Office of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services, has awarded Sweetser the contract to provide recovery-based peer training statewide. A peer is an individual who is receiving or has received services related to the diagnosis of a serious...
Posted on 07/14/2016 at 08:35 am
WGME13 recently profiled the ExL Program at The School at Sweetser in Saco. Click through to view the piece!
Posted on 07/11/2016 at 09:57 am
Sweetser will receive 10% of all sales on Wednesday, July 27th from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Five Guys restaurant in Brunswick next to the Cooks Corner Mall at 170 Bath Road. Please share with family, colleagues, and friends in the Brunswick area and join us to help support Sweetser programs and services. For more information, contact the...
Posted on 06/30/2016 at 12:59 pm
Sunny skies prevailed at the 27th Sweetser/Prime Motor Group Golf Classic on June 20th at Dunegrass Golf Club, raising a record breaking $52,000 to support Sweetser’s statewide programs and services. The popular tournament was sold out with 37 teams. WCSH6 Sports Director, Lee Goldberg, once again hosted the putting contest and partnered with...
Posted on 06/16/2016 at 09:02 am
Saco, ME – Sweetser’s office in Portland, currently located at 1011 Forest Avenue, is relocating to 190 Lancaster St., Suite 30, in Portland. The move will take place on Monday, June 27. There will be no interruption in services. Sweetser clients may contact their case managers with any questions regarding the move. Sweetser PromiseLine: ...
Posted on 04/04/2016 at 01:33 pm
Are you interested in leading a workshop for the Training Institute? If so, we would love to have you join us! We are currently scheduling the next group of workshop offerings for the Fall 2016 - Spring 2017 Catalog. If you are interested in teaching a half-day or full-day course, or multiple courses, in an area of expertise that you have, we...
Posted on 03/18/2016 at 04:50 pm
WGME13's Jana Barnello recently visited The School at Sweetser in Saco's Ricker Farm to profile the Experiential Learning Program. Click here to view the video!
Posted on 03/02/2016 at 11:46 am
By buying a "Hannaford Helps" reusable bag from the Saco (Route 1) Hannaford, you can help raise funds for Sweetser! Sweetser will receive $1 for every “Hannaford Helps” Reusable Bag sold at the Saco Hannaford store location during the month of March . The blue bags are located The blue bags are located in front of the Customer Service...
Posted on 02/25/2016 at 03:45 pm
Sweetser's 10th Annual Cabin Fever Art Show will open at its Brunswick location at 329 Bath Road, on March 22. The show will be open daily from 9:00am - 5:00pm The show - which is free and open to the public - offers an opportunity for those artists in recovery to display their artwork. Many pieces are entered and include paintings, photography...
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At four days old, Troy had a stroke that rendered him completely disabled. Today, at 15, although still non-verbal and quadriplegic, he has learned to respond to Yes-No questions with a switch that he can manipulate by hand. His mother, Linda, said she has been assisted by Sweetser's Case...
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