NEWS & EVENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

2019 Humanitarian Awards

  On Friday, October 25th, Spurwink’s Humanitarian will welcome 450 guests in celebration of Spurwink’s impact, its increasing of access to critical behavioral health needs, and honoring of community leaders…

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The 24th Annual Northern New England Conference on Child Maltreatment

Continuing the tradition of state-of-the-art, practical, and evidence-based education for all professionals working with abused and neglected children. Hilton Garden Inn Freeport Downtown 5 Park Street, Freeport, ME 04032   (207)…

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IN THE NEWS

September 13, 2019 in Blog, News

Successful Balanced Living, Episode 49 – Spurwink: Offering Services for Mental Health & Developmental Disabilities, Foster Care & Refugees

Part 1: Kristen Farnham, Vice President of Development for the non-profit organization, Spurwink, joins us to share how Spurwink helps children, adults and families affected by behavioral health challenges and…

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August 6, 2019 in News

Grant to Spurwink will address opioid use

PORTLAND – Spurwink has received a grant of nearly $42,600 from United Way of Greater Portland to help launch a program to address the need for opioid use disorder treatment…

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August 1, 2019 in News

KU-BACKED SOFTWARE EXPANDING TO MATCH CHILDREN, ADOPTIVE FAMILIES

Foster Care Technologies awarded contract for state of Maine LAWRENCE – A matching system powered by University of Kansas research has improved outcomes for thousands of children in foster care…

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July 30, 2019 in News, Press Release

SPURWINK RECEIVES INAUGURAL GRANT FROM UNITED WAY OF GREATER PORTLAND TO LAUNCH OPIOID TREATMENT PROGRAM

PORTLAND, ME – Spurwink is pleased to announce it has received an inaugural grant from United Way of Greater Portland to support the launch of an opioid treatment program that…

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July 23, 2019 in News

11 western Maine nonprofits awarded $68K in grants

Spurwink Services and 10 other nonprofits in western Maine will get a combined $68,083 in grants from the Maine Community Foundation. Grants were awarded though the foundation’s Western Mountains Fund, a…

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PRESS RELEASES

July 30, 2019 in News, Press Release

SPURWINK RECEIVES INAUGURAL GRANT FROM UNITED WAY OF GREATER PORTLAND TO LAUNCH OPIOID TREATMENT PROGRAM

PORTLAND, ME – Spurwink is pleased to announce it has received an inaugural grant from United Way of Greater Portland to support the launch of an opioid treatment program that…

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April 16, 2019 in News, Press Release

ANNOUNCING THE SPURWINK CENTER FOR SAFE AND HEALTHY FAMILIES

PORTLAND, ME – The Spurwink Child Abuse Program recently underwent a name change to better reflect their expanded services and client base. The Spurwink Center for Safe and Healthy Families…

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October 3, 2018 in Press Release

ENJOY A “NIGHT IN CASABLANCA” AT SPURWINK’S 32nd ANNUAL HUMANITARIAN AWARDS

PORTLAND, ME – Spurwink Services will host its 32nd annual Humanitarian Awards on Friday, October 12th at Brick South Events Center, Thompson’s Point, in Portland. Three honorees will be celebrated…

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August 3, 2018 in Press Release

SPURWINK WELCOMES NEW PEDIATRICIAN

PORTLAND, ME – Spurwink Services, a nationally accredited nonprofit organization offering a broad range of mental health, education, and residential services, is pleased to announce that Amanda Brownell, MD, has…

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November 27, 2017 in Press Release

SPURWINK MERGER WITH COMMUNITY PARTNERS, INC. WILL STRENGTHEN SERVICES FOR ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES

Portland, ME – Spurwink Services and Community Partners, Inc. (CPI) are pleased to announce their intent to merge the two behavioral health organizations on January 1, 2018. The combined organization will…

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