Our First Annual Barbeque!! Thank You All!!

Saturday, June 5, we held our first annual Community Barbeque and thanks to you, it was a success!!  It was so great to meet and be part of our community in a positive way!  One of our goals is to help our community become a better place without addiction, and with your

Summer-BBQ-Fundraising

Community Barbeque!! (June 5, 2021)

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Come join us for our first annual Community Barbecue and Fundraiser!! Our capital projects for this year is to pave the drive and finish the bathroom at the Friends House in Rockland.  As you can imagine, we are in need of the generosity of our community to complete these projects. Come

Sober Saturday! It takes a community!

Community Partners: Teaching from the Heart: Last year brought many changes to our daily routines. The hardest thing for some to adjust to was fitness centers closing and exercise classes going virtual. Luckily in the Midcoast, we had the resilient leadership of Amanda Strong and Shizuka Jacobo and the vision of a

Sober Saturday!! Recovery is a Reality!!

We love our success stories!!  Hoping this true story will inspire and give hope!!   I never thought that I would find sobriety in my hometown. Hell, I never thought I could become an addict, either, though, how that is possible is beyond me considering I grew up in a family of

Sober Saturday – Keeping our community safe!

Today is Drug Take Back Day!!  Keep your loved ones safe and remove these unused medications from circulation! (Information compliments of Pen Bay Pilot) MIDCOAST — Ahead of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, April 24 the locations of the Maine collection sites have been announced.

Spring Cleanup!! Come join us!!

Come join us as we clean up our vast yard in preparation for a beautiful spring and summer season!  We will provide some direction and best of all - refreshments!  All you have to bring is some friends and a smile!  We will have a blast and it is a really good

Sober Saturday! Some resources for your battle!

Take the First Step to Drug & Alcohol Recovery Your first step to recovery is that you must want move forward and leave your addiction behind. It must be a commitment from you, and you alone.             PROJECT REACH Recovery Engagement Acceptance Compassion Hope Maine Behavioral Health’s new

Kittens and The Friends House – How are they related??

WELCOME TO OUR FIRST SOBER SATURDAY ARTICLE! For weeks I have been trying to write an article about The Friends House.  Something to shed light on men in recovery. Maybe because I interact less with them, or maybe because folks in early recovery often struggle with the idea of sharing their story,

WANTED! Your stories!

Drug or Alcohol Addiction? Do you have a story, or know someone who has one they would like to tell? Midcoast Recovery Coalition is looking for stories from you to add to our website! We are looking for feel good stories of recovery, not so feel good stories about addiction, or just

Coming Soon!!!

Spring is a time of new growth, fresh starts and a renewal of life.  Midcoast recovery wants to reflect on this with new and exciting information added to our web page.  We will be offering information on resources available, feel good stories, community involvement stories and personal experiences from you! Please stay