Crossroads 2nd Annual Community Awards Breakfast Honorees

On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, Crossroads will honor six individuals who have committed themselves to raising awareness, promoting prevention and delivering treatment as an alternative to the pain of addiction to alcohol and other substances at its 2nd Annual Community Awards Breakfast. This year Crossroads will be honoring the following community leaders: Tracy Sabol, Media Leader

Help Support Clients at CAMP

“The disease of addiction isn’t substance based. It’s core based.”  ~ Amber A., Crossroads CAMP client   Amber has much to be grateful for these days. December 26, 2014 marked her one-year anniversary of sobriety. She also celebrated her son Chandler’s 1st birthday one month later. After completing treatment at Crossroads’ Children and Mothers Program (CAMP)

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Women in Harmony and Crossroads Present: The Strength of Women

Women in Harmony is partnering with Crossroads to present “The Strength of Women” at The Cathedral Church of St. Luke at 143 State St, Portland, ME on Friday, May 15th at 7:30PM and Saturday, May 16th at 4:00PM. Sponsored by L.L.Bean, this concert is the second of Women in Harmony’s 2015-2016 Concert Series focused on women

The Effects of Addiction on Friends & Family Educational Series

The use of alcohol and drugs by a friend or family member can leave us with many unanswered questions, unable to understand what is happening and feeling like you are living on an emotional rollercoaster. You may find yourself struggling with a number of painful and conflicting emotions, including guilt, frustration, anger, fear and self-blame.

Press Release: Crossroads Awarded $4,000 Grant from the Gannett Foundation

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Shannon Trainor, 207-773-9931, ext. 121, strainor@staging.crossroadsme.org SCARBOROUGH, Maine (February 9, 2015) – Crossroads was recently awarded a grant in the amount of $4,000 from the Gannett Foundation. The grant will support the Barbara L. Dacri Scholarship Fund. The funds will be used for clients in need of financial assistance for

Press Release: Crossroads Awarded $200,000 Grant from Next Generation Foundation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Shannon Trainor, 207-773-9931, ext. 121, strainor@staging.crossroadsme.org SCARBOROUGH, Maine (January 26, 2015) – Crossroads was recently awarded a grant in the amount of $200,000 from the Next Generation Foundation of Maine. The grant will support the buildings that house its long-term treatment facilities, the Boulton Center for Women and Children and Cumberland

Alex’s Story of Recovery

  Following is a story of recovery written by a Crossroads client. Alex completed Crossroads’ Children And Mothers Program (CAMP) in Windham, Maine. Her words have been slightly edited for this post. I had been living a nightmare for a long time. Living years with sexual abuse as a child, my innocence was taken. After the

Support Crossroads’ Children And Mothers Program (CAMP) for #GivingTuesday

  We’ve all heard about Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year. The following Saturday has turned into Small Business Saturday. Monday has become known as Cyber Monday. Have you heard about #GivingTuesday? This year, Giving Tuesday falls on December 2nd. #GivingTuesday is a global day dedicated to giving back. A day where charities,

Support Crossroads When You Shop on Amazon!

Did you know you can support Crossroads while you shop on Amazon through AmazonSmile? It’s as simple as selecting Crossroads (listed on Amazon as Crossroads for Women, Inc.) as the charitable organization you would like to support. Amazon will then donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Crossroads when you shop at