IN 1960, we began with one house in Portland, Maine. Today, Spurwink Services has 37 active homes serving children, and another 18 homes serving its adult program.
Spurwink’s 4 special education schools serve children ranging from 5 to 21 years of age.
Starting with a handful of employees, Spurwink today draws much of its strength from its nearly 1200 employees.
Our values remain the same. They are the cornerstone of what we do and how we deliver services: Developing positive self regard in those we serve by honoring and respecting who they are, and then building upon the strengths of the individual and the family.
We go the distance in order to change lives. We bring to bear clinical and educational expertise as well as our ingenuity in creating solutions with clients and their families in order to meet their needs. While deeply committed to evidence-based practices, we embrace new methods, technologies and resources to serve our clients…