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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

Jun 29, 2018: Mike Tarpinian, President and CEO, Retires in 2019

At its Annual Meeting, The Opportunity Alliance’s Board of Directors announced that President and CEO, Mike Tarpinian will be retiring next year. MORE

Jun 29, 2018: Congrats to Missy Etsy!

Congratulations to our very own Missy Etsy for winning the Civilian of the Month award from the Portland police department. MORE

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