Special Needs Services
Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics
325E Kennedy Memorial Drive
Phone: (207) 872-8779
Offers free clinic with multidisciplinary team. Evaluates amputees needing prosthetic devices and patients with complex musculoskeletal disabilities requiring orthotic services such as post polio, stroke, M.S., adult spina bifida, spinal cord injuries, pedorthics, severe arthritis and other complex disabilities. Clinics held in Belfast and Skowhegan. Call office for times and exact locations.
Special Needs Parents Information Network (S.P.I.N.)
484 Maine Ave
Phone: (207) 588-1933 or 1-800-870-7746
A statewide project of the Maine Parent Federation, serving parents and professionals who are concerned with children and young adults with all disabilities and/or special health care needs. All services are free of charge.
The Children's Center
1 Alden Ave
Phone: (207) 626-3497 or 1-800-894-6264
Providing targeted case management to children ages birth through 21 in Kennebec, Franklin, and Somerset Counties. They are continuing to provide behavioral health and developmental disability targeted case management under Section 13 of MaineCare Services. However, we have expanded our services to include children and young adults up to the age of 21 (instead of 12) as well as services to include Franklin county.
The Inclusion Warm Line
Muskie School of Public Service, USM
PO Box 9300, 34 Bedford St
Portland, ME 04104
Phone: (844) 209-5964
Warm lines provide preventative and non-emergency person-to-person support and resources. The line is staffed by professionals with expertise in inclusive practices, disabilities, children's health, social and emotional development, behavior, and early childhood mental health. All phone messages and emails will receive a response within one business day. The Inclusion Warm Line Coordinator will be the initial contact and will gather information to identify your needs, at which point you may be connected to one of the Inclusion Warm Line staff consultants with expertise in your area of need.
25 Winter Street
Gardiner, ME 04345
Phone: (207) 582-8021
Supported living services, provides residential and day programs to adults with disabilities. Provides transportation to adults to attend its program.