ROCKLAND, Maine, September 14, 2017—In anticipation of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, New Hope for Women encourages businesses and homeowners to come together and show support for people living in abusive relationships. You can show your support by displaying strands of purple lights in… Read More
    BELFAST, Maine, September 12, 2017—The Finch Gallery will finish its 2017 season with a closing celebration September 28 through 30. Special pricing is being offered on select items during the month of September, including original art and canvas prints. Visitors can register September 28 through 30… Read More
    Finch Gallery features new oil paintings, prints, posters and cards by Jerri Finch, and sculpture by Rockport artist Jay Hoagland. Open September 14-30 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with special pricing on original artwork and prints on canvas throughout September. Season Closing Celebration September 28 to 30. Read More
    ROCKLAND, Maine, April 10, 2017—For women who have been affected by intimate partner abuse, dating violence or stalking, a support group can be a safe place to talk about the abuse, in an environment that fosters trusting and caring relationships. New Hope for Women is pleased… Read More
    ROCKPORT, Maine, April 3, 2017—The Goose River Golf Course, affectionately known as ‘The Goose’, is making final preparations for the 2017 season opening, coming soon in April. Additionally, Goose River Golf Club and owner Gerry Isom are pleased to welcome Alex Plummer as the club’s new Golf Professional. Read More
    ROCKLAND, Maine, March 16, 2017—One of the most important services New Hope for Women (NHFW) provides to victims of domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking is the toll-free 24/7 Hotline. Last year, New Hope for Women hotline volunteers provided more than 3,200 hours of support… Read More
    ROCKLAND, Maine, February 15, 2017—For women who have been affected by intimate partner abuse, dating violence or stalking, a support group can be a safe place to talk about the abuse, in an environment that fosters trusting and caring relationships. New Hope for Women is pleased… Read More
    BATH, Maine, December 1, 2016—The Nor’easters Barbershop Chorus will be performing a benefit Christmas concert on Sunday, December 18 at 3:00 p.m. at the Bath United Methodist Church. The Nor’easters, directed by Kathy Robitaille, perform regularly in the Midcoast region, and will be singing a variety… Read More
    ROCKLAND — New Hope for Women, which offers support to victims of domestic violence, dating violence and stalking, will hold a 40-hour training session for individuals interested in volunteering on the agency’s 24-hour crisis hotline. Last year, volunteers on New Hope for Women’s toll-free hotline provided… Read More
    ROCKLAND, Maine, April 8—New Hope for Women is pleased to announce the addition of Nan Simpson to its staff as Deputy Director. Simpson is responsible for supporting and advising New Hope for Women’s executive director in the overall administration and development of the agency including… Read More
    ROCKLAND, Maine, February 25, 2016—The Maine Women’s Network (MWN), in benefit of New Hope for Women, will present a screening of The Representation Project’s film The Mask You Live In on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at The Strand Theatre in Rockland. The Mask You Live In… Read More
    New Hope for Women advocate Sarah Sherman said she recently met with a remarkably brave, young mother at a Midcoast courthouse. The mother is a domestic abuse survivor who, during her young life, has become all too well acquainted with the foster care system and a series of… Read More
    The 2015 holiday season brought a tremendous amount of generosity from area businesses and families who participated in New Hope for Women’s “Adopt a Family” holiday giving program, and from others who donated additional gifts for NHFW clients. Numerous families enjoyed their holiday in a way they normally… Read More
    ROCKLAND, Maine, October 27, 2015—For the sixth consecutive year, the New York-based clothing design company, EILEEN FISHER, hosted a special sale to benefit New Hope for Women (NHFW), the domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking resource center serving Sagadahoc, Lincoln, Knox and Waldo counties. The annual… Read More
    ROCKLAND, Maine, June 1—New Hope for Women is pleased to announce the addition of Kristi Braun to its staff as Development Director. Braun is responsible for the planning and implementation of fund development and public relations associated with fund development. A Warren resident, Braun… Read More
    CAMDEN, Maine, May 4, 2015—Join the Belmont Inn and food historian and Maine cookbook author, Sandy Oliver, on June 6, 2015, for a wonderful hands-on class celebrating lobster. For many, cooking lobster can be daunting and the fear of ruining it overwhelming. From the intimacy… Read More