Consumer Council System of Maine
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The Consumer Council System of Maine represents fellow consumers with an effective, organized voice in shaping public policy and mental health services.
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The latest news and information regarding public policy and mental health services in Maine
- Trauma Informed Care Issue Statement – Final DraftThe CCSM has created the final draft of an issue statement regarding the need for more systemic work on trauma informed practices in the state. To view the concept final draft: PDF Document – Click HERE | Word
- Feedback Needed on Parity of Peer Recovery Centers Issue Statement Concept DraftThis Issue statement is on hold for further research. The CCSM has created a concept draft of an issue statement regarding the fact that there are more substance use recovery centers vs. mental health recovery centers
- Legislative Action Needed to Pass LD 540INDIVIDUALS NEEDED TO URGE THEIR LEGISLATORS TO PASS LD 540: “An Act to Establish Peer Respite Centers for Adults with Mental Health Challenges in Maine” The good news is that the Health and Human Services Committee has voted unanimously to
- Legislative Action Alert: LD 540INDIVIDUALS NEEDED TO TESTIFY!! LD 540: “An Act to Establish Peer Respite Centers for Adults with Mental Health Challenges in Maine” HEARING INFORMATION Wednesday, April 5, 2023 | 1:00 PMJoint Standing Committee on Health & Human Services(Cross Building-Room 209) The CCSM is
MOST CCSM MEETINGS ARE CURRENTLY BEING HELD BOTH IN PERSON AND ONLINE VIA ZOOM! CHECK EACH POSTING FOR MORE DETAILS!
To access a meeting, click on the link below and it will take you to that meetings calendar post on our website. Log-in information for both Zoom video and phone-only access is listed under that posting.
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3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Portland Local Council Meeting
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Legislative Subcommittee Meeting
Wednesday, Zoom Conferencing
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Rumford Local Council Meeting
Tuesday, Zoom Conferencing
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