CALL TO ACTION ON LD 1602!

INDIVIDUALS NEEDED TO SPEAK ABOUT MAINE’S MENTAL HEALTH SYSTEM! Share your experiences about what is working, what you want, what isn’t working and what your concerns are!  We are encouraging the community to:1. Write and give testimony or,2. Come and speak from your heart without written testimony or, 3. Show up to support others who are speaking(Oral testimony

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Feedback Wanted for Issue Statement on Person-First Language

We want to hear from you! The CCSM has created a first draft of an issue statement regarding person first language for reducing stigma and focusing on a strength-based approach to care. To view the issue statement, click HERE What are your thoughts on the first draft? Do you have any personal stories to share

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CCSM CALL TO ACTION

INDIVIDUALS NEEDED TO TESTIFY ON  SEVERAL BILLS BEING HEARD THIS WEEK!  We are encouraging the CCSM community to write and give testimony!Have your voice heard!  PUBLIC HEARINGS  Wednesday, April 17th at 9:00 AM  Cross Building- Room 209 Health & Human Services Committee   L.D. 613: Resolve- Concerning the Adoption of Rules To Carry Out the Purpose

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Looking for Outreach Coordinator to join our team!

The CCSM is currently hiring a full time Community Outreach and Technical Assistance Coordinator. This is an hourly position that offers earned time, paid health (100%) and dental insurance (paid at 50%). To view the job description, click HERE To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Simonne Maline, Executive Director: [email protected] or

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CALL TO ACTION!! INDIVIDUALS NEEDED TO TESTIFY ON LD 876 AND LD 964

WHEN:  Friday, March 25, 2019 TIME:  (LD 964) 10:00 AM           (LD 876)   1:00 pm LOCATION: Cross Building, Room 209(Building connected to Statehouse) We have received word that the following bills submitted by the CCSM will be heard at the Health & Human Services Committee on Monday, March 25th: LD 876: Resolve, Directing

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2019 Forums on Mental Health Systems Transformation

You are invited to attend one of 12 forums the CCSM will be hosting between March and May 2019… Are you are wanting to contribute to the transformation of the mental health system in Maine? We want to hear what the public has to say about adult mental health services. You will have the opportunity

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2016 HOPE Conference Brochure/Registration Form Now Available!

The official 2016 HOPE Conference Brochure and Registration form has been made available to the public.​

The HOPE Conference is a yearly conference for those wanting to gain a greater understanding of what recovery/wellness is from the many paths and different perspectives on the journey of life. It is a chance to learn from each other, network, and gain greater understanding about recovery and wellness.Th​e​ conference is designed for persons in recovery, consumers, survivors, service providers, family and community members.

To view/download the brochure, Click HERE.​

To register online, click HERE.

Printed copies of the brochure are available! Please contact the CCSM office if you would like one!

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ACTION ALERT – PUBLIC HEARING SCHEDULED FOR SECTION 17 RULE CHANGES

Action Alert!

Section 17 Rule Change Public Hearing
Friday, April 1 2016 at 1:00 PM Cross Building, Room 209

We need a LARGE number of people to testify or to be in attendance to show the Health & Human Services Committee that we oppose these changes!

MANY people are needed! Come and tell Legislators how this rule change will affect you!!!!Please contact us if If you plan to be there! Let us know if you want to testify or need help writing testimony!

CCSM office: 430-8300
Toll Free: 1-877-207-5073

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