Woodfords Family Services is a nonprofit organization committed to the support and inclusion of people with special needs and their families in Maine communities.


Our vision for all people with special needs is that they may:
• maximize their potential;
• be appreciated, contributing members of their neighborhoods and communities;
• have positive, enriching relationships; and
• lead lives allowing for choice;
• lead lives that are safe and secure.


A provider of community based services to individuals with special needs and their families, Woodfords values:
• lifelong partnerships and advocacy with those we serve;
• respect for diversity represented by those we serve;
• well-trained, professional and competent staff;
• the provision of high quality, evidenced based and integrated services;
• the provision of support with compassion and understanding.

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“We just felt like the weight of the world was taken off our shoulders coming into Woodfords. We knew this was the right place for all of us.”    -Woodfords Parent