Hope for the Homeless

WAGM is partnering with the United Way of Aroostook to host the Hope for the Homeless telethon on March 8, 2018. Join us all day as we highlight the amazing work that the Hope and Justice project and Homeless Services of Aroostook do for individuals struggling with homelessness in Aroostook County.

Call on March 8 or click the donate now button below.

Proceeds of the Telethon will go to the Homeless Services of Aroostook for operational needs, like utilities, insurance, food and safety and security. And to the Hope and Justice Project for general repairs to their buildings, security and surveillance systems.

Call 207-554-5153 on March 8 to donate!

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Hope for the Homeless

Updated: 03/02/2018 - Organizations are hoping through the upcoming telethon the county will be a step closer to having a low barrier shelter.

Updated: 03/02/2018 - For more than 30 years now homeless services of Aroostook has operated its 43 bed shelter out of this building in Presque Isle.

Updated: 03/02/2018 - Planning is underway for a telethon to help homelessness in Aroostook County. On March 8th WAGM will host ‘Hope for the Homeless’ to raise money for those in need.

Updated: 03/02/2018 - It’s the beginning of a new year and for the Sister Mary O'Donnell Emergency Homeless Shelter, staff are hoping for big changes in 2018.

Updated: 03/02/2018 - Homelessness in the state of Maine increased in 2017 according to latest national estimate by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Updated: 03/02/2018 - The goal of Homeless Services of Aroostook is to offer a safe shelter to those in need. But the shelter does more than just offer a bed, its goal is to help people get back on their feet. ACAP helps make that happen.

Updated: 03/02/2018 - The role of the library has been evolving for years. From the changes in technology, to the services offered.

Updated: 03/02/2018 - Homeless services of Aroostook offers more than just shelter services. The organization has transitional housing that acts as a stepping stone after residents get back on their feet.

Updated: 03/02/2018 - Homelessness in Aroostook County takes on several different forms. Hundreds of people rely on the shelter, but many more go unnoticed and many barriers stand in the way of people getting help.

Updated: 03/02/2018 - For more than 30 years ‘Homeless Services of Aroostook’ has provided shelter for thousands of people in need.