Burgers and New Friends

The Friend’s House has been welcoming some new faces recently, and the new crew of guys are all excited about gaining some deeper culinary prowess. So this morning, a few of us headed to the grocery store to pick up ingredients for homemade burgers. We learned how to safely dice onions and then practiced the […]

Our mailing address has changed!

The Mid-Coast Recovery Coalition has a new mailing address. Please use: Mid-Coast Recovery Coalition 63 Washington Street Camden, ME 04843 We are no longer leasing office space (or receiving mail) at 411 Main Street in Rockland – since we are spending most of our time at The Friends House and 63 Washington Street!

Building a Healthy Community and the “Stairway To Recovery” Inspired by Ryan Gamage’s Life

Ryan Gamage touched many lives.  As his family wrote in his obituary, “For those who knew him and accepted him as he was, there is a void in the lives of those people that simply will never be replaced. Addiction took many things from Ryan over the years, but never his love of family. Ryan [...]

The local community is getting excited about Midcoast Recovery!


A home for elderly Mainers is becoming a sober home for women (Bangor Daily News, Jan 23, 2019)

A new sober living home for women is opening in Camden, after speedy burst of donations (Bangor Daily News, Jan 06, 2019)

Funds raised, closing rescheduled for purchase of 63 Washington St. (Village Soup, Jan 03, 2019)

Midcoast Recovery Coalition raises money needed for home for women (WABI 5, Jan 03, 2019)

Camden Herald Letters the the Editor Dec. 27 (Camden Herald, Dec. 27, 2018)

Recovery Coalition hopes to gather enough donations to save Camden home (WABI 5, Dec. 26, 2018)

Addiction recovery house proposal sparks discussion,… (Village Soup, Dec. 17, 2018)

Coalition hopes to transform Camden’s 63 Washington Street to home for women in recovery (PenBay Pilot, Dec. 6, 2018)

Mid-Coast Recovery Coalition to hold ribbon-cutting June 1 (Camden Herald, May 28, 2018)