Programs & Services
With a history dating back to 1828, Sweetser has evolved into one of Maine’s most comprehensive mental health organizations for children, adults and families. Sweetser offers services that address emotional issues, major mental illnesses, substance abuse disorders and educational disabilities through an integrated network of care that responds to the unique strengths and needs of each child, adult and family that seeks our help.
Working in more than 75 communities throughout Maine, Sweetser offers outpatient therapy and medication management services through a statewide network of affiliated clinicians, school-based practitioners and office-based practices. Additionally, Sweetser maintains two schools for students with special education and emotional needs, crisis services, community integration, peer support services, and campuses in Belfast, Plymouth and Saco.
What Our Clients Are Saying
I was a teen at the site in Saco in 1966, and lived in the Brown Cottage. The Sargents were house parents then. I was a horrible kid and hated my time there, until it was time to leave, and then I cried. I didn't learn the value of my time at Sweetser until I became an adult. When you work with...