2019 CMS Navigator Cooperative Agreement Recipient

Maine

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Training/Capacity Building

~~“Western Maine Community Action was awarded a statewide 2019 CMS Navigator Cooperative Agreement serving “Left behind” populations, such as: hourly wage workers (including retail and hospitality workers), self-employed and contract workers (including loggers and fishermen), people living rurally, and those who lack general knowledge about health insurance and do not have easy access to, or familiarity with, the internet.  The Sub-awardee/Subrecipient Contracted Organizations are; Aroostook County Action Program, Midcoast Maine Community Action, Penquis, Waldo Community Action Partners, York County Community Action Corporation, The Opportunity Alliance, and the Health Community Coalition.  They will partner with: Faith-based organizations (Catholic Charities), Local community colleges. Community health centers and county health departments, Pine Health Services, Fish River Rural Health, Local libraries and nonprofits, Schools, Head Start programs, and agencies serving children, Adult education centers, Partners for Peace, County Chambers of Commerce, Sheriff's Depts., Maine Coastal Regional Reentry Center, Maine Prisoners’ Reentry Network, Rapid Response teams, Legal Services for the Elderly, and Area Agencies on Aging. For more information, please contact the designated project lead.
Contact:
Milton Marr
Phone: (207) 860-4472
Email:  mmarr@wmca.org  ”

 

Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • CMS, Western Maine Community Action
Date Enacted: 
09/03/2019
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