Wondering what’s next?

Wondering what’s next?

New Ventures Maine helps point people in the right direction Three years into her recovery from substance abuse, Roseanne St. George of South Portland knew it was time to get her finances on track, too. While figuring out how to do that, she found an organization...
York County Shelter Programs

York County Shelter Programs

After 41 years, York County Shelter Programs, Inc., remains true to its original mission – providing comfort and hope to people who have nowhere else to go. The Alfred-based 501(c)(3) organization began as the bare bones York County Alcoholism Shelter for homeless men...
Creative Recovery

Creative Recovery

Drawing on wood or a sketchpad while listening to people’s stories during the 10 recovery meetings he attends a week is soothing and meditative for artist Zoo Cain of Westbrook – and it’s also contagious. “Sometimes other people start doing it,” says Cain, who is well...
Training and Support

Training and Support

Recovery provides a tremendous opportunity to explore and cultivate new parts of ourselves and new ways of living. Many people in the early stages of recovery forge new friendships, try out new hobbies and work to establish new, healthy daily practices in their lives....