This list was compiled by Information Services Librarian Laurel Cox, who has been working at home during the shutdown. We hope you will find it useful.
Maine Crisis Hotline 1-888-568-1112
Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence 1-866-834-HELP (statewide domestic abuse helpline)
National Suicide Prevention 1-800-273-8255
New Hope for Women Hotline 1-800-522-3304 (for anyone affected by domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking)
Sexual Assault Support Services of Midcoast Maine 1-800-871-7741
COVID-19 Resources: Medical Info & Updates
The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and many other newspapers are all offering free digital access to their COVID-19 updates.
COVID-19 Resources: How to Help
Maine Helps (donation and volunteer opportunities)
Tedford Housing Shelters and Support Services or 207-729-1161
New Hope for Women or 1-800-522-3304 (24 hour hotline. In-person services and the shelter are temporarily closed due to COVID-19 at time of writing.)
Bath Area Food Bank & Soup Kitchen 807 Middle Street, Bath, 207-737-9289
Salvation Army of Bath-Brunswick 25 Congress Street, Bath, 207-443-3611
Midcoast Hunger Prevention Food Pantry & Soup Kitchen 12 Tenney Way, Brunswick, 207-725-2716