2-1-1 Maine

February 27, 2015

2-1-1 Maine is a comprehensive statewide directory of over 8,000 health and human services available in Maine. The toll free 2-1-1 hotline connects callers to trained call specialists who can help 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Finding the answers to health and human services questions and locating resources is as quick and easy as dialing 2-1-1 or visiting www.211maine.org.

Maine Sheriffs Association Drug Take Back Day

April 16, 2015

The Maine Sheriff’s Association  has organized a Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 25  from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at multiple drop off points throughout the state. Drug Take Back Day addresses  a vital public and safety issue for people of all ages and offers an alternative to flushing drugs that harm our drinking water system.

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Maine Responds Emergency Health Volunteer System

March 31, 2015

Maine Responds is an online registration system for  public health, healthcare and emergency response volunteers for the State of Maine. Volunteer information is entered into a single database that can coordinate the need for volunteers across county, regional and state lines.

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Health Insurance Marketplace Special Enrollment Period

February 23, 2015

This Special Enrollment Period is for individuals and families who did not have health coverage in 2014 and are subject to the fee or “shared responsibility payment” when they file their 2014 taxes.

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Keep ME Warm Accepting Donations

January 2, 2015

Keep ME Warm, a partnership  of Maine’s United Ways  and Community Action Programs, provides emergency heating assistance  to those who may not be eligible for limited federal, state or local fuel assistance programs and have  to choose between heating their homes and and basic needs.  You can help by making a donation to KeepMEWarm.

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Questions About Your New Health Insurance?

January 5, 2014

Are you one of the newly insured individuals who have a question about coverage, premium payments, co-payments or other health insurance issues. Marketplace.cms.gov addresses questions that consumers may have with the January 1 start of coverage through their selected health plan. 

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