Waterville Local Council on Temporary Hiatus

Please note that the Waterville Local Council has been put on temporary hiatus. If you would like to help re-start or join this council, please contact Amanda Peters, CCSM Outreach & Technical Assistance Coordinator at 430-8300 or 687-6035.

We are hiring!

The CCSM is expanding and we have an opening for a full time Office Manager! To view job description and/or to apply, click HERE.

3rd Annual Disability Pride Day-Augusta

Come join the CCSM and celebrate Disability Pride Day! The CCSM will host an informational table and there will be lots of opportunities to mingle and have fun! Come celebrate with us! Please note the new location this year: Mill Park-Augusta

CCSM To Offer eCPR Training

The Consumer Council System of Maine (CCSM) is sponsoring a two-day eCPR training this summer in 2 different locations! Sessions will be offered: Portland: July 22-23, 2019 (Location to be determined) Augusta: August 8-9, 2019 (Location to be determined) Space is limited so you must apply! Click HERE to download the application. APPLICATION DEADLINE: JULY 15, 2019 ——————————————————————————————————————– What is …

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CCSM Receives New Banner from ARRT!

We would like to thank the wonderful folks at ARRT! (Artist’s Rapid Response Team) for creating this wonderful banner for the CCSM! It was an unexpected surprise that was delivered today! We will be using this for events and on our website, etc. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do! AART! ARRT! (Artists’ Rapid Response Team) collaborates …

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Quality Improvement Council Schedules Mental Health Forums

Let your voice be heard! Have you or a family member ever received or are receiving now mental health services? Quality Improvement Council Presents Three Public Forums: Governor Hill Mansion136 State Street Augusta, Mewww.govenorhillmansion.comJune 18, 2019, 5:30-7:30 pm Jeff’s Catering15 Littlefield Way Brewer, Mewww.jeffscatering.comJune 19, 2019, 6-8 pm Italian Heritage Center40 Western Ave Portland, Mewww.italianherritagecenter.comJune 27, 2019, 5-7 pm Light …

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No Public Hearing on LD 1822 “An Act to Protect Access to Services for Adults with Serious and Persistent Mental Illness“. The CCSM has received word on LD 1822: “An Act to Protect Access to Services for Adults with Serious and Persistent Mental Illness”.  The Health and Human Services Committee went into a quick work session on Monday and immediately voted to carry this …

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INDIVIDUALS NEEDED TO BE READY TO SUBMIT TESTIMONY AND/OR ATTEND PUBLIC HEARING! We just received word today, June 3, 2019, that LD 1822 “An Act to Protect Access to Services for Adults with Serious and Persistent Mental Illness” will be scheduled for a public hearing soon, even as early as this afternoon! We may only get as little as an …

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