Youth Transition Specialist

Youth Transition Specialists are in every region of the state. They are specialized caseworkers who focus on working with youth 14+. Their job is to be part of the team to help you to navigate family and community connections and to gain the knowledge and skills you need as you become an adult.


Dulcey Laberge

Youth Transition Program Manager
DHHS Central Office, Augusta

District 3 -Lewiston YLAT

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David Girard

Youth Transition Specialist

DHHS Sanford office
District 1 – Southern Maine YLAT
207-286-2499 OR 1-800-322-1919

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Amie Howard

Youth Transition Specialist
DHHS Bangor & Downeast
District 6 and 7 – Bangor YLAT
Bangor: 207-561-4288 OR 1-800-432-7825
Downeast: 207-667-1637 OR


Tammy Richardson

Youth Transition Specialist
DHHS Augusta office
District 5 Central Maine YLAT
207-624-5573 OR 1-800-452-1926


Paula Lindsey

Youth Transition Specialist
DHHS Augusta office
District 4 Mid Coast YLAT


Pamela Goodwin

Youth Transition Specialist
DHHS Portland office
District 2 – Southern Maine YLAT
207-822-2256 OR 1-800-482-7520

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Angela DeLong

Youth Transition Specialist
DHHS Houlton & Caribou office
District 8 – Aroostook County YLAT
207-532-5105 OR 1-800-452-1926