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Helping People Reach for a Brighter Future

The Opportunity Alliance is the Community Action Agency for Cumberland County. Through multiple integrated community based and clinical programs, we serve more than 20,000 people annually throughout Maine. 

For 50 years, we have provided advocacy, leadership, and support to help individuals, families, and communities identify goals and address their needs.

Our programming includes:
  • Early Childhood Education; 
  • Family and Community Supports; 
  • Mental Health Services for Children, Youth, and Adults;  
  • Crisis Intervention and Prevention; 
  • Information and Referral; 
  • and Community Initiatives.

News + Events

Nov 24, 2015: Generator at 50 Lydia Lane to Assist in Emergency Management Planning

The Opportunity Alliance’s headquarters at 50 Lydia Lane in South Portland will serve as a site for safe haven for area residents in the case of... MORE

Oct 23, 2015: Maine Youth Unite to Create Healthier Communities

The Maine Youth Action Network (MYAN) is hosting its annual MYAN Youth Leadership... MORE

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