Going back to school when you are in need

The following article was published in The Times Record on 9/14/18. Funny commercials and in-store displays seem to promote back to school sales earlier and earlier each year. While the deals may be great, the families that Tedford Housing serves aren’t always able to participate in the annual rush to fulfill their children’s school supplies […]

Tedford Housing Board and Staff Announcements

Tedford Housing’s mission is creating pathways from homelessness to home by partnering with people and their communities in Midcoast Maine. Following are recent board and staff announcements. Board of Directors Elections Four new members were elected to Tedford Housing’s board, including Cynthia Dechenes, MD, Toni Kemmerle, David Sinclair and Scott Upham. Dechenes, of Brunswick, is […]

A Day in the Life at Tedford Housing

The following article was published in The Times Record on 7/13/18 If you ask people in the Brunswick community about what Tedford does, many respond that we provide a shelter for people that are homeless. In fact, many people still call our organization Tedford Shelter, referring to our adult shelter on Cumberland Street. (We changed […]

Tedford Housing Honors Community Members and Staff at Recent Annual Meeting Event

Tedford Housing, whose mission is creating pathways from homelessness to home by partnering with people and their communities in Midcoast Maine, held its annual meeting and awards event on June 26th at The Brunswick Golf Club. Community and staff honorees included Brenda Houdlette, Oasis Free Clinics, Doug Morrell, Danielle Triffitt, Pauline Hanson and Donna Verhoeven. […]

Tedford Housing Annual Meeting & Community Awards Featuring The Theater Project – June 26, 2018

Tedford Housing Annual Meeting & Community Awards Creating Pathways from Homelessness to Home WHAT:           Tedford Housing Annual Meeting & Community Awards featuring performers from The Theater Project WHEN:           June 26, 2018, 5:00pm WHERE:         Brunswick Golf Club, 165 River Road, Brunswick WHY:             Tedford Housing will announce new board members and officers and honor […]

Brews for a Cause to Benefit Tedford Housing on 5/23/18

Join us at Flight Deck Brewing on May 23 to enjoy a beer and support Tedford Housing. Flight Deck will be donating 20% of all draft beer sales and 100% of all bar tips starting at 4:00pm. In addition to supporting a great cause, you can come enjoy the musical stylings of Giff Jamison (also […]

Tedford Housing’s Most Needed Items for March 2018

As a nonprofit organization, Tedford Housing relies on community support to help fulfill its mission to find lasting solutions to the challenges of homelessness. Following are some of our most needed items. We are always grateful to those who can donate these items, as they directly help our shelter guests, supportive housing tenants and outreach […]

Tedford Housing’s Most Needed Items for February 2018

As a nonprofit organization, Tedford Housing relies on community support to help fulfill its mission to find lasting solutions to the challenges of homelessness. Following are some of our most needed items. We are always grateful to those who can donate these items, as they directly help our shelter guests, supportive housing tenants and outreach […]

Tedford Housing’s Most Needed Items for January 2018

As a nonprofit organization, Tedford Housing relies on community support to help fulfill its mission to find lasting solutions to the challenges of homelessness. Following are some of our most needed items. We are always grateful to those who can donate these items, as they directly help our shelter guests, supportive housing tenants and outreach […]

Will You Give to Tedford Housing on #GivingTuesday?

“Home is wherever there is family, friends, understanding and love.” ~ Patrick, shelter guest What does “home” mean to you? To many of Tedford’s emergency shelter guests, supportive housing tenants and homeless prevention clients, home means safety, love and hope. And yet so many of our neighbors – adults, teens and whole families – live without […]