Showing articles 21 - 30 (229 total)
Posted on 10/11/2013 at 01:15 pm
Newly elected Sweetser Board members, Kim Lane of Kennebunk and Michelle Lachapelle of Ogunquit, were confirmed at the annual meeting of the Sweetser Board of Directors and Corporators held on October 10 at The School at Sweetser in Saco. Kim Lane is currently a Senior Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer at People's United Bank in...
Posted on 09/26/2013 at 04:32 pm
Sweetser is hosting a fundraiser night on October 1, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Otto's Pizza at 574 Congress St. in Portland. Otto's will donate eight percent of sales that evening to us (takeout and dine-in)! There will be a raffle with fun prizes, including an Eastern Mountain Sports hiking pack and gift cards from local vendors, and a...
Posted on 07/24/2013 at 01:25 pm
Saco, ME – The School at Sweetser in Saco has a new addition to their Engine Shop – a premium lift has been installed thanks to a generous grant from the Morton-Kelly Charitable Trust and a donation from Bob Tkacik, a Sweetser corporator and volunteer at the Engine Shop. Recently, volunteer Dave Wickham installed the lift with the help of Mark...
Posted on 07/08/2013 at 02:53 pm
Linda Danielson, Director of Volunteer Services, has been named the 2012 Garland Award recipient. Linda works primarily out of our Bath Road, Brunswick location, but coordinates volunteers, interns and mentors throughout the state. In addition to her role at Sweetser, Linda is heavily involved in activities and organizations in her community as...
Posted on 06/18/2013 at 04:14 pm
Old Orchard Beach, ME - The Sweetser/Prime Motor Group Golf Classic on June 17th at the Dunegrass Country Club raised $50,000 to benefit Sweetser services throughout the state. The tournament was sold out with 36 teams bringing golfers hailing from across the state, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. The sun shone as players made their way...
Posted on 06/14/2013 at 03:04 pm
The School at Sweetser in Saco celebrated the graduation of four students from high school, and promoted eleven eighth graders to high school on Thursday, June 14. The gymnasium was bustling with the excitement of students and members of their families and support systems as teachers and staff also gathered to celebrate the individual...
Posted on 06/03/2013 at 05:10 pm
An article online today inaccurately portrays our relationship with former employee Mark Eves. Just to set the record straight - we are succinctly stating that Mark Eves is not employed by Sweetser. As a social services organization, we have provided an invaluable service to Mainers for 185 years. Just like all others providing healthcare...
Posted on 05/22/2013 at 03:57 pm
Sweetser's 21st Annual Sold on Kids Auction raised over $75,000, money which will go directly to support Sweetser programs. This year’s auction theme “Honoring 185 Years of Hope” celebrated a milestone anniversary for the organization who serves those with substance abuse, mental health and behavioral health issues. Over 300 people attended the...
Posted on 04/29/2013 at 09:49 am
Sweetser has recently hired Krissy Mailman as the new Development Officer. Previously, Krissy was the Manager of Marketing and Advertising for the American Quarter Horse Association in Amarillo, Texas. Krissy was also an instructor at West Texas A&M University in the Department of Communications, and serves on the Excellence in Communications...
Posted on 04/19/2013 at 03:45 pm
Governor Paul LePage joined Sweetser in celebrating the opening of our new Sanford Clubhouse, now the fifth in Maine. Clubhouses provide a supportive space for those with mental health challenges to work together to rebuild their lives, build relationships and prepare for employment. Members also participate in the decision-making and...
What Our Clients Are Saying
To the CSU Staff, I want to thank all the caring staff at the CSU for their help and support. I am so impressed with the standards that you maintain. Thank you for making a difference in the least restrictive environment.
Full Story | More Stories of Excellence