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Sweetser Employee Helps Out In A Time Of Need

Our patients have many needs so Jeanette called the unit to offer her time.  She spoke with a patient who had been having extreme difficulty.  Jeanette was able to sit with her for a consistent amount of time, allowing this woman to feel safe enough to share her thoughts and fears.  The patient told us later that she really enjoyed the interaction with Jeanette.

Jeanette took extra time to distribute pamphlets and cards.  There are times that our unit cannot provide these extra services, but, at times like this one, Jeanette's help was very valuable and greatly appreciated by staff.  Nice work!

~ Denise Mathieu, RNC, Behavioral Health

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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...

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