All hotline workers, paid and unpaid, must successf ully complete a 40 hour training in order to assist with direct service to victims of abuse.Advocates will speak with callers on the phone, from home or from one of our resource centers.
The next Nights of Service program begins October 7th and continues through November 11th. Friday, October 9 Garland Grange will hold a Family Contra Dance from 7 p.m. Tuesday, October 13 Valley Grange Bookworms will visit with PCES second and third graders to kick off their annual Bookworm Program.For you who have asked what a blog is, here is the dictionary's description.The newest entry is at the top and to see or comment on entries, click comment and add your thought.Training topics include dynamics of domestic abuse, elder abuse, effects of family violence on children, relevant legal and social issues, safety planning and crisis intervention.Upon successful completion of this training 4 CEU's will be available from the University of Maine.Friday, October 16 area families are invited to attend a community potluck supper at Valley Grange from p.m. Valley Grange is located at 172 Guilford Center Road in Guilford.For more information, visit contact Walter Boomsma at 343-1842.Kaylee is an 11-year-old student who has a rare birth defect. Admission for the supper is for adults and for children under age 12.She has already undergone three surgeries this year and is scheduled to return to Boston Childrens Hospital on Sept. Donations of desserts and silent auction items are welcome.Doughty Hill band includes locals Sid Stutzman (guitar), Dawn Potter (fiddle), Brian Smith (bass) and Dan Sharrow (percussion). Monday, October 26 Valley Grange celebrates Dictionary Day with a third graders from Piscataquis Community Elementary School.Students will arrive at the Valley Grange Hall at p.m.