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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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 thoughts on this subject? Do …

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ACTION ALERT: LD 1586

CALL TO ACTION: INDIVIDUALS NEEDED TO TESTIFY!! We are encouraging the CCSM community to write and give testimony! Have your voice heard! LD 1586: An Act To Strengthen Statewide Mental Health Peer Support, Crisis Intervention Mobile Response and Crisis Stabilization Unit Services and to Allow E-9-1-1 To Dispatch Using the Crisis System PUBLIC HEARING Monday, May 3, 2021 at 9 …

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Feedback Needed on Housing Issue Statement- First Draft

We want to hear from you! The CCSM has created the first draft of an issue statement regarding the importance of housing. To view the first draft, click HERE  Would you like to share your thoughts on this subject? Do you or someone you know have any personal story to share that relates to this issue statement? DEADLINE FOR FEEDBACK: …

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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 on this subject? Do you …

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Farmington Local Council-May Meeting Cancelled

Please note: Due to unforseen circumstances, the Farmington Local Council Meeting scheduled for today (April 20, 2021) has been cancelled! Their next meeting will be held on May 18, 2021 from 2:30-4:30 PM. For more meeting information, click HERE Thank you and we apologize for any inconvenience.

Online Community Forums Scheduled-Consent Decree Update

We invite the peer community to come learn about changes to Maine’s Consent Decree. This affects everyone using adult mental health services in Maine not just consent decree members. This forum is meant for peers/consumers but others are welcome to attend and listen. Disability Rights Maine and the Consumer Council System of Maine will talk about the details of the …

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