Resource Links and Agency Affiliations


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Women for Sobriety

 An Organization of Women, For Women

Women for Sobriety, Inc., is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping women discover a happy New Life in recovery from Substance Use Disorders. Founded in 1975, the WFS New Life Program is based on thirteen Acceptance Statements which encourage emotional and spiritual growth. WFS has certified moderators and chat leaders leading mutual support groups online and in person, as well as phone volunteers available for one-on-one support. Any woman seeking an abstinent New Life is welcome to join WFS.

EMERGE  (Domestic Violence Education)

Because Wanting to Stop is Not Enough

Founded in 1977, Emerge was the first abuser education program in the United States. Since its creation, Emerge has been a national leader in working to end violence in intimate relationships.

In working toward this goal, Emerge seeks to educate individual abusers, prevent young people from learning to accept violence in their relationships, improve institutional responses to domestic violence, and increase public awareness about the causes and solutions to partner violence. With the development of parenting education groups for fathers, Emerge has expanded its mission to include a goal of helping men to become more responsible parents.


NAADAC (National Association of Alcohol Drug Addiction Counselors)

MAADAC (Maine Association of Alcohol Drug Addiction Counselors)

ATSA (Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers)

MDOC (Maine Department of Corrections)

DEEP (Driver Evaluation and Education Program) Approved

EMERGE Domestic Violence Treatment