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
In August, Rachel's state of mind developed into a crisis. Rachel did not want to exist. Her husband was away on a business trip and she was alone in the house. "I guess people who are thinking of committing suicide," she said, "just do it. They don't talk about it." But talk Rachel did. She...