Current Consumer Issues

Current Issues

Here you will find the latest news and information regarding our work in helping to shape public policy and mental health services in Maine.

4th Annual Peer Support Specialist Network of Maine’s Statewide Event

DATE: Friday September 28, 2018

TIME:9:00 am -4:30 pm

LOCATION:Augusta Elks Lodge
397 Civic Center Drive
Augusta, ME

Come spend a day networking with fellow Peer Specialists from across Maine. There will be guest speakers, topic specific round table discussions and lunch!

REGISTRATION FEE: $15 (to offset the cost of lunch)
Scholarship application process will be available for those who may otherwise be unable to attend.

If you register by before August 5th, you will be entered to a drawing for a $25 Hannaford gift card!

To register on Eventbrite, click HERE

For more information, contact:
Mindy Harrison: mindysh@amistadinc.com

Maine Dept. of Transportation releases Transportation Survey- Input Needed!

The Maine Department of Transportation is conducting a survey so they can better determine what the transportation needs are for those who do not have adequate transportation and have to rely on others or public transportation. (They are aware that there is a critical lack of service in regards to public transportation)

Your input in filling out this survey is greatly appreciated.

The survey can be filled out online: Click HERE

Or you can download a printed copy: Click HERE

Printed copies can be emailed or mailed to the person below (you can call and request a self, addressed stamped envelope if you need to mail the survey back):

Lori Brann
Transit Program Coordinator
Maine Department of Transportation
Bureau of Planning
State House Station 16
Augusta, ME 04333-0016
Lori.Brann@maine.gov
207-624-3299

IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL THE MAINE DEPT. OF TRANSPORTATION CONTACT PERSON.