Virtual Movie Screening & Panel Discussion- Oct. 20, 2021

DATE: October 20, 2021 TIME: 5:30 – 8:00 PM Interpreters Available | Closed Captioned To be held via ZOOM | Click to join: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8938611710 You are invited to join us on Zoom for a virtual community screening of Medicating Normal followed by a live interactive post-screening panel discussion/Q&A. Film Synopsis: One in five Americans takes one or more commonly prescribed psychiatric …

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Feedback Needed on Telehealth Issue Statement-First Draft

The CCSM has created a first draft of the issue statement regarding the importance of MaineCare continuing to cover telehealth option for members when and where it is appropriate. To view the first draft: PDF Document – Click HERE  | Word Document- Click HERE Would you like to share your thoughts on this subject? Do you or someone you know have any …

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Feedback Needed on new Telehealth Issue Statement Concept Draft

We want to hear from you! The CCSM has created a new issue statement concept draft regarding the importance of MaineCare continuing to cover telehealth option for members when and where it is appropriate. To view the telehealth concept draft: PDF Document – Click HERE  | Word Document- Click HERE Would you like to share your thoughts on this subject? Do you …

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Now Hiring: Outreach Coordinator

The CCSM is hiring!!! We are looking for an experienced Outreach Coordinator to join our team. To view job description on Indeed.com, click HERE To view job description on our Facebook page, click HERE Please include a cover letter and resume when applying. You can apply on the Indeed.com website or by sending your information to: info@maineccsm.org Please read the …

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Annual Local Council Officer Election Notice 2021

The  annual Local Council Officer elections will be conducted: DATE:   October 2021 TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. LOCATION: Virtual- via Zoom           Each local council will be voting in a chairperson and secretary to serve a one year term. Some local councils may also choose to elect a co-chair. Please check with your local council for more information. How to …

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Annual Statewide Consumer Council Election Notice 2021

The  annual Statewide Consumer Council (SCC) elections will be conducted: DATE:   October 22, 2021 TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. LOCATION: Virtual- via Zoom           The following positions are open for application: Farmington Local Council- 2-year term Lewiston Local Council – 3-year term (1 position) and  2-year term (1 position) PLEASE NOTE: The Statewide Consumer Council (SCC) is the governing body/legal …

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Feedback Needed on Advance Directives Issue Statement-Second Draft

We still want to hear from you! The CCSM has created a second draft of the issue statement regarding the need in Maine for education and technical assistance to offer the option for peers to draft their own mental health advanced directive in case it is needed in a time of distress. To view the advance directives second draft: PDF Document – …

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Feedback Needed on new Advance Directives Issue Statement-First Draft

First Draft Feedback Closed: Feedback now being accepted on the 2nd draft document, which can be found under the “Take Action” tab. We want to hear from you! The CCSM has created a first draft of the issue statement regarding the need in Maine for education and technical assistance to offer the option for peers to draft their own mental …

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Participants Wanted For Voting Accessibility Research Project

Earn a $10 Amazon Voucher for participating!  The Electoral Psychology Observatory (EPO) at the London School of Economics, invites you to participate in their American based research! They are looking for people with mental health difficulties and/or learning disabilities to share their views and experiences on voting and going to the polling station.  All participants will receive a $10 Amazon voucher …

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