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Mission May 2021 eNewsletter Available Online

The Mission’s May 2021 eNewsletter is available to read online or download in PDF format. Table of Contents: EdGE Summer Camp is Back! EdGE Center Gets Makeover Dakin Hewlett Joins Mission as Journey Program Mgr Coming in June – The Island Reader 2021 Invaluable Work of Covid-19 Clinic Nurses People & Places – Wendy Harrington…

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Island Health Care: How Island Communities Access Medical Care

mainepublic.orgIsland Health Care: How Island Communities Access Medical CarePublished May 5, 2021 at 7:00 AM EDT Host Jennifer Rooks. Guests include Mission Director of Island Health Sharon Daley, RN. Getting medical care can be difficult under the best of circumstances. For those living in one of Maine’s many island communities, accessing health care is a…

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Dakin Hewlett Joins Mission as EdGE Journey Program Manager

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 3, 2021 For More InformationContact: Scott K Fish, Communications & [email protected] or 207-458-7185 Dakin Hewlett Joins Maine Seacoast Mission as EdGE Journey Program Manager CHERRYFIELD, ME — Maine Seacoast Mission announces the addition of Dakin Hewlett as the Journey Program Manager. The Mission EdGE Journey Program is an Emanuel and Pauline A.…

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Jillian – The Heart in the Song Always Comes Through

Our Zoom Open Mic sessions end soon. For a few months now, on Wednesday’s, 6 to 8 pm, we gather online to play and listen to music. It is a Covid adaptation of the Open Mic events we held live in colder months at our Weald Bethel Community Center in Cherryfield. Art and I and…

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Thank you Thursday for Maine Mobile Health Program

It’s Thank you Thursday. Today’s shout out of Mission love goes to the Maine Mobile Health Program based in Augusta. MMHP is Maine’s only farmworker health organization. “Community members in [the Downeast] area have faced challenges accessing vaccine appointments through the large vaccination sites. And there aren’t too many of those sites close to this…

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Thank you Thursday to Scout Troop 139 of Cherryfield

It’s Thank you Thursday. Today’s shout out of Mission love goes to Scout Troop 139 of Cherryfield led by Scott Davis, Amanda Davis, Lorena Caler, and Kaitlin Merchant. Saturday April 17, Troop 139 held a food drive to help the community members who frequent the Mission food pantry. The Troop set up tables at three…

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Delicious Science of Ice Cream Making

CHERRYFIELD, ME — EdGE Site Coordinator Jen Kearns describes her April 17 photos. She says, “Cherryfield students shake their way to a delicious treat. Students made ice cream in a bag and learned a little science in between bites.” Learn more about EdGE.

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Thank you Thursday to the Garden Club of Mount Desert

It’s Thank you Thursday. Today’s shout out of Mission love goes to the Garden Club of Mount Desert. It is always a joyful sign of spring when the Mission receives an annual gift from the Garden Club of Mount Desert. As far back as our records go, this wonderful organization has supported the work of…

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Power in Partnership – 58 People Vaccinated at Community Clinic

CHERRYFIELD, ME — Power in partnership. A huge thank-you to our community volunteers, the Maine Seacoast Mission, Maine Mobile Health Program, and Maine DHHS for making this possible. At last week’s Community Vaccine Clinic 58 people received vaccines, access to interpreters, and some tasty treats. If you have any questions or are interested in attending…

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Boat, snowmobile, camel: Vaccine reaches world’s far corners

federalnewsnetwork.comBUSINESS NEWSBoat, snowmobile, camel: Vaccine reaches world’s far cornersBy DAVID SHARP – April 7, 2021 1:06 am PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — After enduring 40-knot winds and freezing sea spray, jostled health care providers arrived wet and cold on two Maine islands in the North Atlantic late last month to conduct coronavirus vaccinations. As they came…

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