Abuse and Neglect
Child Protective Services - DHHS
98 North Ave. Suite 10, Skowhegan, ME 04876
Phone: (207) 474-4800
Information: They are open Mon-Fri from 2 PM to 5 PM Emergency Assistance is a one-time-only chance to pick either four maternity outfits or four baby outfits, 20 diapers and baby accessories such as used onesies, sleepers, shoes, socks, and other items.
They also have a mommy support group on Thursday evenings from 7 PM to 9 PM.
Family Enrichment Council of Kennebec and Somerset Counties - KVCAP
97 Water Street, Waterville, ME 04901
Phone: (207) 859-1580
Information: ALSO: 1-800-542-8227 ext. 1514
They offer parenting programs, school based programs and Community
trainings year round. Parent programs include Active Parenting, Nurturing Parenting, and Bootcamp for Dads, and Kids First. Other programs may be offered based on request.
Family Violence Project
HOTLINE: 1-877-890-7788 - local - 623-3569 - 24 hour hotline
2 School St, Waterville, ME 04901 (207) 877-0835 - 24 hr hotline
Provides services to victims of domestic violence. Offered 24 hours a day for Kennebec and Somerset County residents. Call for appointment, or you can walk in at the Augusta office. Batterers education program is called Menswork and it is offered in all three locations, to reach that program call: 207-620-8494
Kennebec/Somerset Crisis Response Services
Address: 346 Water St., P.O. Box 508, Skowhegan, ME 04976
Phone: (207) 474-5461
Child & Adult Crisis - 1-888-568-1112 or 207-621-2552
Provides 24 hour crisis intervention services to any resident of Somerset & Kennebec counties by phone or face to face. Medicaid and Medicare accepted.
Residential Crisis Unit - Two and three RCU (Residential Crisis Unit) beds available in Somerset and Kennebec counties (located in Skowhegan, Waterville and Augusta) for individuals who are 18 years of age and older, who are in a mental health crisis that need 24 hour supervision but do not require hospitalization. Assessments are done 24 hours every day, before RCU bed made available.
The Women's Project - Opportunity Alliance
50 Lydia Lane, South Portland, ME 04106
Phone: (207) 553-5800
Serving: Kennebec, Androscoggin, Sagadahoc, York, Cumberland and Southern Somerset counties. Serves women with MaineCare, or in a reunification program like CPS, with children 5 or younger or who are pregnant. Case management program helps link women to services like child care, transportation, housing, mental health services and more so they can successfully engage in a recovery program.