Current Consumer 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.
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
The 2019 HOPE Conference brochure and registration is now available. To view the brochure and register to attend, please click on the link HERE
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
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
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
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
The HOPE Conference planning committee announces call for presentations for the 2019 HOPE Conference.