Employment in Maine

Maine Can Work 4th Edition 2017 - A Workbook/Guide to employment in Maine

Employment First

Client Assistance Program
(Federally funded program that provides information, assistance and advocacy to people with disabilities who are applying for or receiving services under the Rehabilitation Act. Programs under this Act include Vocational Rehabilitation (VR), Independent Living Services (ILS) and Projects with Industry.)

State Government

Office of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services

Office of MaineCare Services (OMS)

Maine State Legislature

Maine's Peer Community

Maine's Peer Centers and Social Clubs

Peer Support Specialist Network of Maine

Maine Association of Substance Abuse Programs

Amistad Community (Portland)

Sweetser Learning and Recovery Center (Brunswick)

Advocacy Initiative Network of Maine (AIN)

Peer Recovery Training Manual

Youth Move Maine

Maine Warmline
1.866.771.WARM (9276)
Available 24 hours a day / 7 days a week - In State Only

Federal Government

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

National Institute for Mental Health (NIMH)

National Resource Directory connecting Wounded, Ill and Injured
Service Members, Their Families and Those Who Support Them

Social Security Administration

SAMHSA (Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration)

SAMHSA Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS)

SAMHDA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Administration)

President’s New Freedom Commission on Mental Health

Health Reform.Gov

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Homepage

The United States Government Manual

National Peer Resources, Groups, Coalitions

National Empowerment Center

National Mental Health Consumers' Self-Help Clearinghouse

National Coalition for Mental Health Recovery

National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD)

Mind Freedom International

Mental Health America

NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness

Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Disability Research Right to Know

Maine Mental Health Agencies

211 Maine

Maine's Behavioral Health Homes

Behavioral Health Homes FAQ
Behavioral Health Homes FAQ - Adults

Maine Support Groups

GEAR- Parent Peer to Peer Group

NAMI Maine

DBSA (Depression & BiPolar Support Alliance)

Maine Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings

Maine Area of Narcotics Anonymous

Nar-Anon Groups (For relatives and friends who are
concerned about the addiction or drug problem of another)

Full List of Maine Support Groups

Community Resources

Maine SNAP-Ed Program

Healthy Eating on a Budget Shopping Tips

HOPE Conferences


Connecting Through Compassionate Conversation

Recovering People, Recovering Communities

Systems Change: One Relationship at a Time

Wellness & Work: WRAP For Work

Writing for Discovery and Strength