NEWS & EVENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

2017 Humanitarian Awards

Mary Allen Lindemann & Alan Spear, Co-founders, Coffee by Design Lamey Wellehan Shoes, Corporate Care Award Meagen Mayo, Spurwink Staff Recognition Award 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cocktails & Silent…

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22nd 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. Speakers Alexa Craig Alexa Craig is a pediatric neurologist and clinical researcher whose…

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IN THE NEWS

November 11, 2016 in News

Portland Press Herald, Washington Times, Maine Biz: Collins, King Announce $20 Million Department of Education Grant for Spurwink Services in Maine

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced that Spurwink Services in Portland has been awarded a five-year, $20 million Investing in Innovation (i3) Scale-up grant…

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November 6, 2016 in News, Press Release

Maine Sunday Telegram-Scene & Heard: Humanitarian Awards Ceremony

Giving – and taking – shelter from the Storm Margaret Logan- Society Notebook Below is an excerpt, please click link above to read complete article: A downpour forces Spurwink’s Humanitarian…

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September 28, 2016 in News, News-Events

Portland Press Heard: $2 million grant targets refugee mental health

Spurwink Receives $2 million Federal Grant to Provide Mental Health Services to Refugee Children. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) awarded Spurwink Services the federal grant to support a school-…

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August 6, 2016 in News, Uncategorized

Maine Sunday Telegram/ Scene & Heard: Brews & Backpacks Fundraiser Supports Children in Crisis

On Thursday, June 23rd, Spurwink hosted a Brews & Backpacks event at Shipyard Brewing Company at 86 Newbury Street in Portland to benefit children in crisis. This interactive fundraiser took…

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June 1, 2016 in News

The Forecaster: Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office Honors Spurwink Child Abuse Program Director

The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office has honored Joyce Wientzen, LCSW, Spurwink ‘s Child Abuse Program Director and Director of the Cumberland County Children’s Advocacy Center (CCCAC), for her commitment to…

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PRESS RELEASES

December 9, 2016 in Press Release

Spurwink Awarded 2016 Psychologically Healthy Workplace Honor

Spurwink Services was the recipient of a 2016 Psychologically Healthy Workplace award, presented by the Maine Psychological Association. The award program recognizes organizations that make a commitment to workplace well being…

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November 6, 2016 in News, Press Release

Maine Sunday Telegram-Scene & Heard: Humanitarian Awards Ceremony

Giving – and taking – shelter from the Storm Margaret Logan- Society Notebook Below is an excerpt, please click link above to read complete article: A downpour forces Spurwink’s Humanitarian…

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October 26, 2016 in Press Release

Spurwink Mental Health Center Director Named Maine Nursing Association 2016 Agnes E. Flaherty Award Honoree

Spurwink proudly announces that Catherine Lorello-Snow, PMHRN-BC, Director at the Spurwink Mental Health Center (formerly Portland Help Center), received the Agnes E Flaherty Leadership in Nursing award from the American…

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July 28, 2016 in Press Release

Spurwink Expands Foster Care Support Services

Portland, ME – To increase the number of foster homes in Maine and better support individuals exploring foster care and licensed foster families, Spurwink Services has expanded its Treatment Foster…

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July 1, 2016 in Press Release

Three Spurwink Employees Awarded MDF Next Step Maine Scholarships

Spurwink Services announces that three employees—Sara Tompkins, Daniel Dusabimana and Joseph Mushishi—were awarded Maine Development Foundation (MDF) 2016 Next Step Maine Scholarships. A fund designed to recognize “Employees of Promise”…

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