Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic

Sweetser to Expand Services in Midcoast as a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) announced on February 5, 2021 that Sweetser will develop a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCHBC) in Midcoast Maine: Sagadahoc, northern coastal Cumberland County, and parts of Lincoln and Androscoggin counties.

Sweetser is one of 340 CCBHCs nationwide (and two in Maine) enabling the implementation of comprehensive mental health and substance use treatment.

To learn more about how the innovative CCBHC model increases access to mental health and addiction treatment, visit the National Council’s CCBHC Success Center.