Join us Sunday, Sept. 12 for Cycle or Stroll for Suicide Prevention!
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BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color) Mental Health Month was formally recognized in June 2008 as Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month to bring awareness to the unique struggles that underrepresented groups face in regard to mental illness in the United States. Bebe Moore Campbell was an American author, journalist, teacher, and mental health advocate who worked tirelessly to shed light on the mental health needs of the Black community and other underrepresented communities.
Sweetser invites you to try a free and confidential online wellness tool, myStrength – the health club for your mind.
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Children worked with Sweetser school-based clinicians last year
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Children and adults received Sweetser services last year
Sweetser is proud of our students – and our staff who support them – for achieving their goal of becoming high school graduates! Sweetser has special purpose private schools in Belfast and in Saco. In the photo are members of the Class of 2021 at Sweetser’s Eslie J. Parquette School in Saco, where the experiential learning program offers skill-building in automotive, woodworking, and culinary arts in addition to caring for animals and farming at Sweetser’s Ricker Farm. Check out a video students in the Multimedia/Arts class produced about alpacas at Ricker Farm.Watch Alpacas at Ricker Farm