Community Support

The following people, organizations, and businesses have been essential in the creation and ongoing success of Sober Sisters Recovery. They have provided services, support, and assistance to our residents, their families, our staff, and the house itself.

A special thank you to Eastern Propane and DF Richard Energy

David & Karen Della Penta

David and Karen believed in our mission since day one when Sober Sisters Recovery was still just a dream, and they continue to champion our cause today. Their support and generosity help to provide our women with a safe structured sober home.

From helping us furnish the house to sponsoring our annual golf scramble, David and Karen have helped us financially, emotionally, and spiritually. It’s difficult to put into words the level of support that David and Karen have provided over the years, working along side us to make this home a beautiful, blessed success.

Sober Sisters Recovery would like to extend our deepest gratitude to David & Karen Della Penta.

The Waysmeet Center

The Waysmeet team, Chuck, Alyssa, and Larry, are truly family to us. Every single week, they provide the most amazing food supplies to the farm, helping our residents in ways that are hard to put into words. With a secure supply of good, healthy food comes a sense of comfort, safety, and stability that simply cannot be understated.

The Waysmeet Center is an amazing organization! Based at the University of New Hampshire, the center is an open and inclusive campus ministry that works to empower individuals through social, emotional, and material support.

Their goal is to create just and sustainable communities by alleviating the impacts of material, emotional, and spiritual poverty. The Waysmeet Center does this through direct service, education, and community building, as well as by fostering dialogue in our communities and providing sanctuary to individuals who need it.


Charles & Mary Rosa – Chucky’s Fight

Sober Sisters Recovery connected with Charles Rosa of Chucky’s fight when we first opened. Chucky’s Fight has supported many of our residents by providing scholarships towards rent. Charles and Mary Rosa continue to be a huge support to our executive director, Moné Cassier, and the entire Sober Sisters mission.

Chucky with SSR Director Moné

Chucky’s Fight is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to educating youth about the dangers of substance use disorder. In addition to providing scholarships to help people enter recovery programs, Charles Rosa also provides educational and support services to people of all ages, including: substance abuse presentations, one-on-one & family consulting/mentoring, interventions, program placement, and life skills.


Ray McGarty – McGarty & Associates

Ray McGarty provides supervision for our staff and offers neurofeedback counseling services at their Dover Point Road office. Our executive director, Moné Cassier, has worked with Ray for years and credits him with being one of the essential supports to the success of SSR.

Raymond McGarty, MS MLADC LCS BCN, owner of McGarty & Associates, has been in the behavioral health field for many years. His primary area of expertise has been addictive disorders and trauma. He has run many treatment programs throughout the United States, including serving as the Clinical Administrator of the Betty Ford Center.

Located in Dover, New Hampshire, McGarty & Associates is board certified in the field of neurofeedback, a drug-free, non-invasive process that can help relieve anxiety, depression, migraines, insomnia, and more.


Donna Marston – Donna4Support

Donna Marston C.R.S.W. is a recovery support coach for parents of children with substance use disorder. Moné Cassier was blessed to be introduced to Donna in the winter of 2017. She has been an amazing resource for the parents and families of the residents of Malley Farm.

Donna found her voice and her passion after years of dealing with her son’s heroin addiction. Donna is the founder of Families Sharing Without Shame and Parents Sharing Without Shame. She is also the author of “Peeling The Onion” and “Just for Today.”

Donna works with parents in New Hampshire and all over the country. Her personalized Parent Support Group Program is for parents who want more support than what a weekly group meeting can offer. As a Personal Support Coach, Donna provides parents with honesty and care, educating them about addiction, recovery, enabling, coping skills, and positive communication skills. Donna also offers guidance on managing anger, stress, and anxiety.

DONNA’S WEBSITE:  |  FACEBOOK: @peelingtheonion

NH Charitable Foundation – Tym Rourke

Tym Rourke is director of the NH Charitable Foundation’s New Hampshire Tomorrow initiative, a program created to increase economic and social mobility for young people in New Hampshire. Tym and the NH Charitable Foundation provided Sober Sisters Recovery with a $10,000 grant for a generator, allowing us to remain safely in the house no matter the weather! Our generator is a prized possession, and we are so very grateful to Tym and NHCF!

The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation is a statewide community foundation, managing a collection of nearly 2,000 charitable funds created by generous individuals, families, and businesses across New Hampshire. They award more than $40 million in grants and scholarships every year.


Unlimited Possibilities

Unlimited Possibilities is an annual supporter of Sober Sisters Recovery at Malley Farm. We met UP cofounder, Tim Churchard, at the Black Bean Cafe in Rollinsford in 2015 when Sober Sisters Recovery was still just an idea. They believed in the mission and jumped on board before we even had our nonprofit status.

Unlimited Possibilities is an education and service foundation located in Milton, New Hampshire. They are dedicated to helping eliminate social injustice by providing financial support, education, and services to communities and organizations both in the United States and abroad.


Community Action Partnership of Strafford County

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) of Strafford County hopped on to our project early on, providing a large (and essential) grant that allowed us to weatherize the house at Malley Farm.

Community Action Partnership of Strafford County is a 501(c)(3) is a private, nonprofit organization. For over 50 years, they have assisted communities in the area to cover people’s basic needs, including food, education, child care, utilities, transportation, housing, emergency shelter, as well as access to other services.

Their mission is to educate, advocate for, and assist people in Strafford County, helping them meet their basic needs as they work to achieve self-sufficiency.


Kerry Norton – Hope on Haven Hill

Kerry Norton and Hope on Haven Hill have supported Sober Sisters Recovery since day one. They are truly a part of the Sober Sisters family. We often bring meetings to Hope on Haven Hill and have the women over to the Malley Farm for socials. Hope on Haven Hill believes in our mission as we believe in theirs – women helping women.

Located in Rochester, Hope on Haven Hill is a level 3.5 substance use treatment organization that serves homeless, pregnant, and new mothers in recovery. As of 2019, they also offer women who have completed a residential program the opportunity to live in a transitional setting that offers continued recovery support as well as assistance with employment and childcare.


Kristen & Jeff Palleiko – Curio Museum Design

When our website went down, we googled local web developers and happened to call Jeff Palleiko. It was 10:30 on a Saturday night and he answered. Within minutes, Kristen and Jeff were both looking into the situation and trying to find a solution.

Within a day, our contact forms and donation links were working again. Within a week, we were up and running with a brand new, beautiful website. Sober Sisters Recovery is so grateful to Kristen and Jeff for all of their hard work in recovering, repairing, and redesigning our site. We especially want to thank Kristen for all of the attention and care that she put into this project to show the true essence of Sober Sisters at Malley Farm.

Kristen Palleiko owns Curio Museum Design, and Jeff Palleiko is owner and creative director of Blackfly Interactive. They live and work together in Rollinsford, New Hampshire.

Additional Gratitude

We are blessed and humbled to have the support of community members, business owners, and organizations from all over the Seacoast. Sober Sisters Recovery would not be possible without the incredible generosity of: