Resources

Resources

Employment in Maine

Maine Can Work 3rd Edition 2016 - A Workbook/Guide to employment in Maine

Employment First

State Government

Office of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/mh/

Office of MaineCare Services (OMS)
http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/oms/

Maine State Legislature
http://janus.state.me.us/legis/

Maine's Peer Community

Maine's Peer Centers and Social Clubs
http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/samhs/mentalhealth/wellness/social/index.shtml

Peer Support Specialist Network of Maine
http://www.amistadinc.com/Peer-Support-Specialist-Network-of-Maine

Maine Association of Substance Abuse Programs
http://www.masap.org/site/default.asp

Amistad Community (Portland)
http://www.amistadinc.com/

Sweetser Learning and Recovery Center (Brunswick)
http://www.sweetser.org/peers.php

Advocacy Initiative Network of Maine (AIN)
http://www.thenetwork123.com/

Peer Recovery Training Manual

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)
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/

National Institute for Mental Health (NIMH)
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml

National Resource Directory connecting Wounded, Ill and Injured
Service Members, Their Families and Those Who Support Them http://www.nationalresourcedirectory.gov/

Social Security Administration
http://www.ssa.gov

SAMHSA (Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration)
http://www.samhsa.gov/

SAMHSA Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS)
http://www.samhsa.gov/about-us/who-we-are/offices-centers/cmhs

SAMHDA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Administration)
http://www.datafiles.samhsa.gov/

President’s New Freedom Commission on Mental Health
http://govinfo.library.unt.edu/mentalhealthcommission/

Health Reform.Gov
http://www.healthreform.gov/

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Homepage
http://www.ada.gov

The United States Government Manual
http://www.usgovernmentmanual.gov/

National Peer Resources, Groups, Coalitions

National Empowerment Center
http://nationalempowermentcenter.com/

National Mental Health Consumers' Self-Help Clearinghouse
http://www.mhselfhelp.org

National Coalition for Mental Health Recovery
http://www.ncmhr.org/

National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD)
http://www.nasmhpd.org/

Mind Freedom International
http://www.mindfreedom.org/

Mental Health America
http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/

NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness
http://www.nami.org

Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
http://cpr.bu.edu/

Disability Research Right to Know
http://www.bu.edu/drrk/

Maine Mental Health Agencies

211 Maine
http://www.211maine.org/

Maine's Behavioral Health Homes

Behavioral Health Homes FAQ
Behavioral Health Homes FAQ - Adults

Maine Support Groups

GEAR- Parent Peer to Peer Group
http://gearparentnetwork.com/

NAMI Maine
http://www.namimaine.org/?page=SupportGroups

DBSA (Depression & BiPolar Support Alliance)
http://www.dbsalliance.org/site/PageServer?pagename=peer_state_contacts

Maine Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings
http://www.csoaamaine.org/

Maine Area of Narcotics Anonymous
http://namaine.org/meetings.html

Nar-Anon Groups (For relatives and friends who are
concerned about the addiction or drug problem of another)
http://www.masap.org/site/documents/NarAnonGroups.pdf

Full List of Maine Support Groups
http://www.masap.org/site/documents/SupportGroupsStateofMaineforwebsite.pdf

Community Resources

Maine SNAP-Ed Program
http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/ofi/snap-ed/?gclid=CJDw58vi2McCFQwyaQodJWIJuQ

Healthy Eating on a Budget Shopping Tips
http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/ofi/snap-ed/Shop.pdf?

HOPE Conferences

2016

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