Category Archives: Homeless Shelter

Helping Those In Need

Recently there was an informational session held by the Health and Human Services Committee in regards to the proposed eligibility changes for Section 17 services through Mainecare. In the Mainecare Benefits Manual the service is defined as follows: Community Support Service means a rehabilitative service that is provided in the context of a supportive relationship, […]

Mary Jo

Mary Jo died last month.  You wouldn’t have known this from an obituary, even if you’d known her, as there wasn’t one.  In death she was even more invisible than she’d been in life. I’d known Mary Jo since 1997.  In some ways she was my introduction into the world of people living alone with […]