NFI North Awarded Best Place To Work in Maine

October 14, 2019

CONTACT: Kim Maynard
(603) 746-7550


[Contoocook, NH – September 19, 2019] – NFI North, a multi-service nonprofit organization, is pleased to announce winning a coveted spot with the 2019 Best Places to Work in Maine awards. This is the second year in a row they have been selected for this honor. NFI North is one of 75 companies in Maine to be bestowed this honor.

“We are thrilled to be named as one of the Best Places to Work in Maine again this year,” said NFI North Executive Director Paul Dann, Ph.D.

HR Manager Terri Brennan, PHR, SHRM-CP, said, “All the credit goes to our incredible employees. It’s a pleasure to work alongside such remarkable individuals and learn from a diverse team all while helping thousands of children, youth, families, adults, and seniors with diverse needs to make positive changes in their lives, to achieve personal goals, and to experience the full promise of life in their communities.”

“I have been with NFI North for 28 years and it has remained consistent in its values to always put the people it serves first while taking care of the staff a close second. They treat all of us at NFI North like we are an extension of the family and give deep consideration of our needs before making a change or decision which would impact our lives. In a world where employees come and go, at NFI North we stay because we love the mission and all that it stands for,” said Jill Allen, Maine Regional Director.

NFI North is committed to providing an environment that is healthy and safe for both employees and the people they serve. Employees are their most valuable asset and they recognize that for quality services to be provided, employees must be well trained, have exceptional skills, be committed to helping others and should reflect the diverse populations with whom they work. NFI prides itself on creating an organizational culture that embraces feedback and ideas in an open and direct manner. Employees have incredible compassion for each other and more so for those they serve.

On October 2th the celebration continues as the organization will be recognized at the Best Places to Work in Maine awards ceremony and will be listed in a special publication by Mainebiz. The final rankings will be announced at the event.

NFI North, Inc. is a multi-service agency that provides programming, consultation, and individualized support services to children, youth, families, adults, and seniors in a variety of settings. From high levels of clinical treatment, specialized academic programming, school and day programming, intensive residential services, in-home, and individualized wraparound services. NFI’s continuum of services are visible throughout rural, suburban and urban communities across New Hampshire and Maine. NFI North, Inc., is a subsidiary of North American Family Institute, Inc., (NAFI/NFI) and was established as a non-profit, 501(c)3 corporation in 1992. NFI NORTH’s mission is to inspire and to empower people to achieve their full potential so they can live successfully in their own home and own community.


For more information about NFI North, Inc., please call (603) 746-7550 or visit

For more information on the Best Places to Work in Maine program, visit or contact Jackie Miller at (717) 323-5237.

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