News

The Maine SILC regular BUSINESS meeting is thursday May 11, 2017 from 10am to 1pm at Maine Housing Authority, Augusta, Maine.

Maine State Plan for Independent Living (SPIL)

Maine SILC logoThe 2017-2019 (Maine) State Plan for Independent Living (SPIL) has now been completed and can be downloaded now.

In seeking to accomplish the goals of the SPIL, Maine SILC has created workgroups to focus on specific areas in the SPIL. Maine SILC is always seeking volunteers and help. If you have interest in please contact us to see where you might jump in!

Email: mmcclell@maine.rr.com

Maine SILC Travel Voucher Work Group

Public Hearing

Maine SILC Travel Voucher Workgroup Public Hearing with the Maine Legislative Health and Human Services Committee

1:30pm February 2, 2017 at HHS Committee Room, Cross Building, Augusta, Maine.

UPDATE:

The Maine Legislative Health and Human Services Committee voted unanimously on the 2 2 17 meeting to accept the work of the Maine SILC Travel Voucher Workgroup and to use the recommendations of the study report to draft a bill that would begin the process of forwarding the recommendations.

 

Reports

Report of the Maine SILC Travel Voucher Work Group was authorized by PUBLIC Law, Chapter 452, LD 949, 127th Maine State Legislature, Second Regular Session

“An Act To Enact the Recommendations of the Commission on Independent Living and Disability,” Section 3

Download the final Report of the Maine SILC Travel Voucher Work Group – December 28, 2016 – PDF