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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.

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Apr 22, 2020: "FrontLine WarmLine" Launches to Help Maine's Health Care Workers and First Responders Manage Emotional Toll of COVID-19

Phone help service supported by Mills Administration and behavioral health partners is staffed by volunteer professionals MORE

Apr 14, 2020: Mainers have questions. Statewide help line aims to give them answers.

Maine's toll-free 211 referral line has had its call volume surge amid the coronavirus crisis. MORE

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