Advocates For Children · 124 Canal St., Suite A Lewiston, ME 04240 · Phone: 207.783.3990 · Fax: 207.783.9402 ·
  • Giving all of our community’s children the opportunity to grow up in a nurturing, loving environment, free from abuse, neglect, and hunger.


What Does AFC Offer the Androscoggin County Community?

AFC provides educational opportunities for children and adults through home visits, prevention education in schools, parent support and evidence-based parenting and child abuse prevention programs.

  • Events for Families

    • July 28, 2014 10:00 am
      Parents, Caregivers and children 0-5 years are invited to join our interactive playgroup sessions! AFC offers a child-friendly and developmentally appropriate environment in which parents/caregivers and children can explore, role...
    • July 29, 2014 9:30 am
      Leap into Learning! is a series of 8 one-hour sessions designed to support the development of pre-reading skills in young children. Children and their caregivers are guided through Big Book...
  • Events for Professionals

    • August 1, 2014 1:00 am
      Advocates for Children will close at 1pm from May 30th through August 30th. Summer is short in Maine!
    • August 6, 2014 8:00 am
      “Responding to Child Abuse” will inform anyone responsible for working with or caring for children and families. Learn more about how you can contribute to the protection of children and...

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