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Homeward - Sally Loughridge

Homeward by Sally Loughridge. Learn more about this and other featured artwork.

New Hope for Women offers support to people in Sagadahoc, Lincoln, Knox and Waldo Counties affected by domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking, and provides educational resources to assist our communities in creating a safer and healthier future.

Get Help

To assist women, men, their children, friends, family, and all people affected by domestic and dating violence, we offer the following services;

Get Informed

To aid in educating our community, providing awareness, and preventing domestic and dating violence, we offer the following prevention services;


United Mid-Coast Charities Distributes $547,000; Fifty-eight Service Agencies Receive Checks
Posted: 09/20/2016United Mid-Coast Charities awarded $547,000 to 58 nonprofit organizations in Knox and Waldo Counties during a check presentation ceremony in Rockport on Sept. 20.

The event began with a tribute to outgoing UMCC President Steve Crane, who has shepherded the organization for the past two years.
Our Next 40-hour Hotline Volunteer Training Session Starts Soon
Posted: 08/15/2016

Donate your time and talent to help members of your community affected by domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. You can be the compassionate and non-judgmental voice on the other end of the phone, right from your home.  Staff support is always provided.

Our next 40-hour hotline volunteer training session starts soon!

Click here to apply!
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Events & Fundraisers

September Art Display at the Waldoboro Public Library
Posted: 09/07/2016Throughout the month of September, New Hope for Women will have survivor artwork on display at the Waldoboro Public Library.

Art can be a very healing and cathartic activity, especially for those who have experienced some form of trauma.  Much of the art work...
October 1, 2pm: 7th annual KnitMaine-ia Fashion Show
Posted: 09/16/2016

The 7th annual KnitMaine-ia Fashion Show will rock the Belfast boathouse on Saturday, October 1st at 2pm. Models will showcase local knitwear to raise money for New Hope for Women! 

Enjoy door prizes, live music and a reception. Tickets are $12 at the door, and children under 12 are free....

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