Guidance

MMS Guidance Office

Welcome to Messalonskee Middle School Guidance Department. We believe in challenging and supporting students to achieve their full potential while helping students to develop a positive self image and to appreciate the uniqueness of each individual.

Moving in District? Here are our Enrollment Forms 

MMS Needs Assessment

This is a brief survey for parents/guardians to help us gather information to improve our School Counseling Program.  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1lQcHLlBjvuSMeKpaE7zIi4d6GoOi2EOvW3w717KWijw/viewform?c=0&w=1&usp=mail_form_link

Meet our School Counselors

Students' Last name
School Counselor
Contact Info
"A" thru "K”
Kris Croteau,MS,LCPC
kcroteau@rsu18.org
(207) 465-2167 X2508



"L” thru "Z"
Sue Bradshaw,NCC
sbradshaw@rsu18.org
(207) 465-2167 X2507

Resource List

Crisis and Hotline Numbers

Crisis Hotline
888-568-1112
DHHS Child Protective
800-452-1999
Maine AIDS Hotline
800-851-AIDS
Maine General Substance Abuse Hotline
800-225-3131
Maine Warm Line (non-crisis peer-to-peer support)
866-771- WARM (9276)
Rape Response Services
800-310-0000
Sexual Assault Crisis and Support Center
377-1010
Suicide and Crisis Hotline 800-SUICIDE
(784-2433)
211 Maine Information Number

Counseling and Case Management Services

Care and Comfort
(207 872-5300)
Catholic Charities of Maine
(800-660-5231)
Cornerstone Behavioral Healthcare
680-2065
Crisis and Counseling
626-3448
Kennebec Behavioral Health
873-2136
New Directions
873-1127
Youth and Family Services
877-258-7949


Treatment Hospitals

Acadia Hospital (Mental and Behavioral Health)
800-640-1211
Day One (Substance Abuse Treatment)
800-249-5506
Spring Harbor (Psychiatric Hospital)
761-2200

Behavioral Evaluations

Edmund Ervin Pediatric Center (Augusta)
623-6501
Edmund Ervin Pediatric Center (Waterville)
872-4303

Support Groups

ALATEEN
872-4333
Alcohol Anonymous
800-737-6237
Families First (Divorce Resource Project)
877-814-0410
Family Connections
(Support for grandparents, uncles, aunts raising children)
866-298-0896
Family Violence Project
877-890-7788
GEAR Parent Network (Parents of Special Needs)
800-264-9224
Hope's Place (Grief support groups)
873-3615
Hospice (Grief Support)
873-3615

Homeless Shelters

Waterville
872-6550
Augusta
626-3479

Food Banks and Other Services

Belgrade- Rome Special Needs Food Pantry
495-3666
Greater Waterville Area Food Bank
872-7564
Northeast Dream Center (For Kennebec and Somerset Counties)
692-2128
Oakland Food Bank
465-3222
Sidney Food Cupboard
547-3543
St. John the Baptist Food Pantry
872-2281
Salvation Army (Augusta)
623-3752
Salvation Army (Waterville)
872-2172

Eating Disorders

Eating Disorder Learning Collaborative- Mary Orear 230-0170
(Teams consist of one medical practitioner, therapist, and registered dietitian)

Activities

Alfond Youth Center
873-0684
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
800-564-4376