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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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Upcoming Events

PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO COVID-19, All CCSM MEETINGS WILL BE HELD ONLINE FOR THE MONTHS OF APRIL & MAY!

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.

If you have trouble logging in, please contact the CCSM office: (207) 430-8300.

Dec
3
Thu
2020 HOPE Conference-Workshops
Dec 3 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Description:

No registration or registration fee Internet and a device with audio and video capacity is needed If you have questions, connect with Peggy Spencer at ccsme@ccsme.org or Melissa Caswell at mcaswell@maineccsme.org The Maine HOPE conference is to help participants gain a greater understanding of what recovery/wellness is from the many paths and different perspectives on the journey of life. This conference is designed by consumers and allies, in conjunction with the Maine Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services. For more information, visit the official Maine HOPE Conference Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pg/MaineHopeConference/about/?ref=page_internal https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8938611710
Dec
9
Wed
Issue Statement Development Subcommittee @ Consumer Council System of Maine
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

To join by video, click link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8938611710

To join by phone only (no computer needed), dial: 1-929-205-6099

Enter Webinar / Meeting ID# when prompted: 893 861 1710

No Password Needed!

Dec
10
Thu
2020 HOPE Conference-Workshops
Dec 10 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Description:

No registration or registration fee
Internet and a device with audio and video capacity is needed

If you have questions, connect with Peggy Spencer at ccsme@ccsme.org or Melissa Caswell at mcaswell@maineccsme.org

The Maine HOPE conference is to help participants gain a greater

understanding of what recovery/wellness is from the many paths and different perspectives on the journey of life.

This conference is designed by consumers and allies, in conjunction with the Maine Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services.

For more information, visit the official Maine HOPE Conference Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pg/MaineHopeConference/about/?ref=page_internal

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8938611710

Dec
17
Thu
2020 HOPE Conference-Workshops
Dec 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Description:

No registration or registration fee
Internet and a device with audio and video capacity is needed

If you have questions, connect with Peggy Spencer at ccsme@ccsme.org or Melissa Caswell at mcaswell@maineccsme.org

The Maine HOPE conference is to help participants gain a greater

understanding of what recovery/wellness is from the many paths and different perspectives on the journey of life.

This conference is designed by consumers and allies, in conjunction with the Maine Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services.

For more information, visit the official Maine HOPE Conference Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pg/MaineHopeConference/about/?ref=page_internal

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8938611710

Dec
22
Tue
Legislative Subcommittee Meeting @ Consumer Council System of Maine
Dec 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This subcommittee is responsible for monitoring and reviewing upcoming legislative activities during each legislative season such as: proposed bills and public hearings. The group will write and present testimony on behalf of the CCSM, with Statewide Consumer Council approval. They will report activities to the SCC on a monthly basis, create action alerts regarding legislation to be sent out to the CCSM membership and solicit feedback from the statewide membership for the creation of written testimony. This subcommittee will also assist with legislative trainings to CCSM membership.

Anyone is welcome to attend!

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