Harvest Inn Peer Center (HIPC), a program of Aroostook Mental Health Services, Inc. (AMHC), is hosting an open house on Friday, July 16 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. with a free lunch from
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The center is located at 43 Hatch Drive in Caribou.
“This is an exciting time for Harvest Inn as they make their activities and all they have to offer visible to the community,” said Christine Brown, AMHC Program Director of Community Integration. “The staff and peers look forward to serving the public lunch, sharing information and resources, and having fun with some fundraising efforts.”
Visitors to the event will be able to sign up for door prizes, enjoy a free lunch, purchase items from the arts and crafts table, as well as raffle tickets for a flat-screen television, gift baskets, gift certificates, and more.
Harvest Inn Peer Center serves anyone in the community with a self-identified mental health and/or co-occurring substance use issue. The center provides a welcoming, nonjudgmental space for mutual support, community-building services, and advocacy. Services are free and focused on recovery through weekly support groups, wellness training, job readiness support, recovery workshops, group-based activities, and social engagement.