General Information

If you need advice or just want to talk to someone about difficulties that you have experienced or are experiencing, counseling may be a helpful service for you.



Catholic Charities Maine Refugee and Immigration Services (RIS)

AboutCatholic Charities Maine RIS is the state’s only refugee resettlement program. The program helps people who have just arrived in Maine adjust to a new culture, begin working, and settle into the Portland community.

Phone: (207) 871-7437

See a map or visit the website.


Preble Street Teen Center

About: Preble Street’s Teen Services provides 24-hour support, every day of the year. The drop-in Teen Center provides mental health and substance abuse counseling by licensed doctors.

Phone: (207) 956-6595 and email

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Woodfords Congregational Church

About: Members of Woodfords Congregational Church, U.C.C., may call upon the pastor for short-term crisis counseling. The Rev. Alyssa Lodewic may be reached through the church office at the phone number below. These pastoral services are free to church members.

Phone: (207) 774-8243

See a mapvisit the website, or send a message to Woodfords Church through their website.