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Why Support Sweetser’s Online Auction?

Listen to an interview with Sweetser’s Medical Director Marc Kaplan in an interview with Celeste Baranyi of WBLM 102.9 to learn many reasons to support this year’s Sweetser/KeyBank Sold On Kids Auction, held online again this year.

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Sweetser Announces Leadership Change

Sweetser President & CEO Debra Taylor has announced that she will be stepping down from her role after more than 20 years with the organization. “I have made the decision to pass the baton to new leadership after serving the organization in many capacities throughout the years,” said Taylor. “It has been my absolute pleasure

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May is Mental Health Month

In recognition of Mental Health Month in May, Sweetser is partnering with 10 Domino’s Pizza stores in Maine owned by Lee and Amanda Prior to deliver an important message that resources are available. Thousands of Mental Health Month 2021 flyers will be delivered on pizza boxes throughout Maine promoting the Maine Crisis Line, Intentional Warm

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$2.9M Award Paves Way for Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) announced on February 5, 2021 that it has awarded Sweetser a $2.9 million grant to develop a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCHBC) in midcoast Maine. The award will expand services Sweetser delivers in Sagadahoc, northern coastal Cumberland County, and parts of Lincoln and Androscoggin counties.

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