Category Archives: What’s New
Undeterred by the snow, on February 6th advocates from across the state gathered for Domestic Violence Day at the Statehouse. Each of MCEDV’s eight member resource centers were represented, and we were joined by partners from the Wabanaki Women’s Coalition … Continue reading
Please join MCEDV in welcoming our new coordinator, Regina Rooney. Regina comes to us from experience at Spruce Run, where she managed special projects, and Komen for the Cure, where she coordinated their state-wide work. Her academic background includes Women’s … Continue reading
A Streetcar Named Desire–Maine Humanities Council and MCEDVbring you innovative community social action theatre in Portland, Lewiston and Bangor. For information please click the link forward and join us for moving theatre and discussion….. see the Bangor Daily News story: … Continue reading
New Adress: One Weston Court, Box#2, Augusta, Maine 04335. Phone and web addresses stay the same. During the week of September 24th, please reach us by email!
Many thanks to all the bell-ringers, advocates, community members and media who made our event today to honor victims and engage in action so compelling. Our next event is September 7th when Governor LePage, The Maine Development Foundation and the … Continue reading
In his radio address this week Gov. LePage said: Domestic violence is a sobering subject, but it’s one that needs to be talked about.In early June, the news quickly spread about a husband who shot his wife in Winslow before … Continue reading
February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month. If you or someone you know is in an abusive teen relationship, please contact your local domestic violence program (“services” page) or the state domestic violence helpline (top of home page).
Thanks to Alex Theberge of Square Red Machine for his patient work with us on the new MCEDV website. We are still working hard on the site and welcome your thoughts, ideas and possibly corrections! Continue reading