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NAMI Maine Family Respite Program

on Thu, 05/08/2014 - 18:28

Everybody Needs a Little Help

Respite makes a world of difference

Tired?  Overwhelmed?

Have a doctor's appointment?

If you are the parent of a child or children under the age of 18 with delays in two or more areas of development, or who have a documented emotional or behavioral disability, you  could be eligible to receive 16 hours of NAMI Maine's respite services per month.

NAMI Maine is an award-winning, grassroots,  nonprofit organization that has been providing support, education, and advocacy on behalf of people with mental illness, their families and allies since 1984.  They are dedicated

Learning Tips for Parents: Say Goodbye to Kids’ Summer Slump — Learn Anytime, Anywhere!

on Thu, 05/08/2014 - 14:35

Learning Tips for Parents: Say Goodbye to Kids’ Summer Slump Learn Anytime, Anywhere!

What child doesn’t look forward to summer vacation? It’s a time to get outside, ride bikes, swim, play with friends, and ... take a break from school. But unfortunately, it’s also a time when children experience learning losses if they don’t engage in educational activities. Educational research shows that students typically score lower on standardized tests at the end of summer vacation than they do on the same tests at the beginning of the summer.
But there is good news for parents, say educators from

Follow Up Survey

on Fri, 04/18/2014 - 15:17

Have you used our services?  How did we do?  What could we have done better?  Please take a few minutes to fill out our follow-up survey.  Answers and comments will help us to better serve families in the future.   Click here.

Thank you!