Issues Development Subcommittee

This committee is responsible for creating issue statements and will include: conducting any necessary research on any given issue, follow up on each issue statement and managing timelines for responses to each statement. This group also reviews and finalizes issue statements from local councils and presents them to the Statewide Consumer Council for approval.

Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Anyone is welcome to attend!

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

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Action Alerts

  • Feedback Needed on new Advance Directives Issue Statement-First Draft
    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 health advanced directive in case it is needed in a time of distress. To view the advance …

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  • Feedback Needed on Peer Recovery Centers Issue Statement- Second Draft
    We want to hear from you! The CCSM has created a second draft of the issue statement regarding the lack of equitable access to Mental Health Peer Recovery Centers across the state of Maine. To view the first draft document: PDF Document – Click HERE  | Word Document- Click HERE Would you like to share your thoughts …

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  • Feedback Needed on new Advance Directives Issue Statement Concept Draft
    We want to hear from you! The CCSM has created a new issue statement concept draft 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 …

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  • Feedback Needed on Peer Recovery Centers Issue Statement- First Draft
    We want to hear from you! The CCSM has created a first draft of the issue statement regarding the lack of equitable access to Mental Health Peer Recovery Centers across the state of Maine. To view the first draft document: PDF Document – Click HERE  | Word Document- Click HERE Would you like to share your …

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