A Grassroots Organization Providing Recovery Support to People in Need

Recovery resources & support to those in Eastern & Central Maine.

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Our Mission at Bangor Area Recovery Network is to provide a sustainable and reliable community recovery center that supports the needs of people affected by addiction.

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Our Mission at Bangor Area Recovery Network is to provide a sustainable and reliable community recovery center that supports the needs of people affected by addiction.

We Are Run by Volunteers

The BARN requires around 800-900 volunteer hours per month in order to work at current capacity. We are so grateful to our community for helping and we are always looking for more who would like to be involved.

Centrally Located in Downtown Brewer, Maine

The BARN is centrally located, providing easy access to those in the Bangor/Brewer area and surrounding communities.

We Are a Very Diverse Community

Made up of all walks of life, the BARN community has been brought together by their desire to support those in recovery. Our doors are open to all.

Recovery Center

BARN provides barrier free access to recovery support for individuals seeking to obtain or sustain recovery from substance use disorders.

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Recovery Support

BARN Provides a regional hub for recovery supports, including more than 100 meetings per month supporting recovery from addictions. They also provide recovery coaching, drop in access, and social activities.

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Recovery Coaching

BARN Recovery Coaches are peer mentors with successful recovery experience who encourage, motivate, and support a peer who is seeking to establish or strengthen his or her recovery.

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Recovery Resources

From recovery coaches, to sober living the BARN can help those in recovery access community resources to assist in their progress.

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Upcoming Events

31 Mar

Writing and Recovery

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

“Writing and Recovery” is a safe and open group for anyone in recovery, and allies to those in recovery, who enjoy writing. You do not need to have anything prepared to attend the meeting.  

28 Apr

Writing and Recovery

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

“Writing and Recovery” is a safe and open group for anyone in recovery, and allies to those in recovery, who enjoy writing. You do not need to have anything prepared to attend the meeting.  

26 May

Writing and Recovery

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

“Writing and Recovery” is a safe and open group for anyone in recovery, and allies to those in recovery, who enjoy writing. You do not need to have anything prepared to attend the meeting.  

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