The National Directory of
Family-Run & Youth-Guided Organizations
for Children’s Behavioral Health
GEAR Parent Network - Hancock and Waldo Counties
10 Caldwell Rd
Augusta, ME 04330
Fax: (207) 626-3453
Contact Person: Cindy Seekins
Serious Emotional and Behavioral Disturbances
Through parent-to-parent sharing of experiences and knowledge, G.E.A.R. Parent Network empowers parents of children with behavioral health needs to build on their family’s strengths and to advocate for their family’s needs.
We are parents helping each other; we offer unconditional support – no blame, no shame and no judgment. We want you to know that you are not ALONE!
• Provide family to family or youth to youth support on an individual family or youth level (e.g., peer-to-peer, family support partners, parent navigators)
• Provide training and mentoring of family members or youth (e.g., to assume leadership roles, act as provider)
• A local family-run organization without national or statewide affiliation