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October 23, 2017- “Each year at its annual meeting, Wellspring Inc. selects an individual from the community for the William M. Shook Jr. Recovery Advocacy Award.” Read More…

September 17, 2017- “Runners raced for recovery in Bangor on Sunday” Read More…

August  10, 2017- “A long- awaited 10-bed detoxification center is expected to open in Hampden later this year.” Read More…

March 17, 2017 – “When a local service provider first got clean a decade ago, he was all about posting the great news on Facebook and other social media sites, he said at the fifth annual Changing the Legacy of Addiction conference on Thursday.” Read More…

January 21, 2017 – “Officials at Wellspring Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services, a residential and outpatient services program in Bangor, have been searching without success since October 2016 for housing for a 10-bed detoxification center, said Suzanne Farley, Wellspring’s executive director.” Read More…

December 20, 2016 – “More than half of new funding to treat poor, uninsured Mainers addicted to drugs is heading to Bangor, the Maine Department of Health and Human Services announced Tuesday.” Read More…

December 20, 2016 – “Gov. Paul LePage’s administration announced Tuesday it has targeted $2.4 million toward eliminating waitlists of uninsured Mainers who need medical assistance to kick opiate addictions.” Read More…

October 28, 2016 – “Wellspring Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services, a residential and outpatient services program in Bangor, recently learned it will get $1.1 million to open a 10-bed social detox center in the area. Pictured are Wellspring’s outpatient and administrative offices on Hammond Street.” Read More…