Tag: school

Working with School Social Workers

The recommendation is that mentors contact the school social worker of whichever schools their families have kids attending, with the following things in mind: How to contact them: Call main number for school and ask to speak to… Read More

Driving Lessons

There are various driving schools in the area. You can go to Maine’s Bureau of Motor Vehicles site to find a list of driving schools. A particular school mentioned to us because it’s in the same building as… Read More

Becoming a Child Care Provider

Several people have asked how to become a childcare provider or how to help someone do so. Here are some thoughts on that topic. Go through the process to become a “legal unlicensed childcare” provider via the Augusta… Read More

Higher Education

ProsperityME Works in conjunction with the Financial Authority of Maine (FAME) to help immigrants and refugees to attain and pay for higher education. Also, as of January, 2018, they have a new, competitive, scholarship opportunity available to asylum… Read More

Recreation, Summer & After School

For Pre-K and Daycare options, also go here. After School Boys and Girls Club Portland Clubhouse offers after-school programs for children ages 7-18. The Clubhouse provides a safe environment for youth to spend their out of school time…. Read More

Pre-K & Daycare (Childcare)

Search for Childcare throughout Maine South Portland Public Schools Offers Pre-K programs. Westbrook Public Schools Offers Pre-K programs. Youth and Family Outreach 331 Cumberland Ave. Portland, ME 04103 207-874-1073 YFO operates an early care and education facility. YFO… Read More