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April 21, 2022 – Maine Public
After compromise, Mills supports expansion to Maine’s ‘Good Samaritan’ law
August 10, 2021 – Fox Bangor
Lawmakers get together to recap their year and discuss bills
June 2, 2019 – Munjoy Hill News
Dignity for Opiate Users Rally in Portland Recently
May 31, 2019 – WGME 13
Interactive rally held in Portland to raise awareness about opioid crisis
November 23, 2018 – Portland Press Herald
Activists hang banners calling for safe injection site in Maine’s largest city
September 12, 2018 – News Center Maine
Sober living and the option of an OPS in Maine
September 10, 2018 – Beacon
Mainers die-in at Portland City Hall demanding overdose prevention sites
September 7, 2018 – Portland Press Herald
Dozens stage ‘die-in’ at Portland City Hall to call attention to drug deaths
News from Dignity
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Wednesday, March 30th, as part of their 30th-anniversary celebration, CCSME will be awarding our own fearless leader, Stephen Andrew, with their Community Responses Award. It is given to recognize his efforts to respond to community needs and create thriving, healthy...
Dignity was recently the recipient of a donation by New England-owned CBD beverage company, Shimerwood Beverages. THANK YOU!
Dignity for Opiate Users and Steven Andrew recently received a grant from Coffee By Design's Rebel Blend Fund. For every pound of Rebel Blend coffee sold or brewed at Coffee By Design coffeehouses during the year, $1 is donated to the Rebel Blend Fund. Every year CBD...
The Agape Board of Directors is pleased to announce that they have selected a new Program Coordinator. Zoe Brokos, a harm reduction organizer from Portland, Maine, will be joining the organization to promote community connections, compassionate dialogue and to hold...
Rumi wrote: “Since you will come and throw kisses at my tombstone later why not give them to me now this is me that same person.”Jesse Harvey was a fierce and loyal advocate for people to be treated with dignity and compassion,...