Patrisha McLean has been awarded a grant from the Maine Arts Commission for a project on domestic abuse. “Finding Our Voices,” a photo/audio project, will tour Maine in 2019. McLean, a photojournalist who lives in Camden, answers the hotline for the Next Step Domestic Violence Agency in Ellsworth and supports women seeking Protection from Abuse orders. Women who feel ready to join her in sharing their story of domestic abuse in order to help other women avoid, escape, and heal from abusive relationships are invited to contact her through her website ( or