We've partnered with Through These Doors to create a custom candle supporting the survivors and victims of Domestic Violence here in Cumberland County, Maine. The work they do is immeasurably important to our community.
$15 from each candle sold will go directly to supporting these survivors as they seek to create a new beginning.
Through These Doors is the domestic violence resource center serving victims and survivors of domestic abuse, dating violence, and stalking in Cumberland County, Maine.
Their core service is a free, confidential, anonymous 24-hour helpline to people living in or leaving abusive relationships, struggling with a former partner, and concerned friends, family members, neighbors, etc.
Some other services they provide:
They also operate an emergency shelter for people fleeing abuse and violence, transitional services, support and education groups, and safety planning, advocacy, support and assistance with legal matters including Protection from Abuse Orders.
They work in the systems of child protective services and local jails and prisons. In addition, they engage in consultation and case assessment with all law enforcement agencies in Cumberland County.