Maine AllCare has received a $50,000 donation from the Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation to fund financial feasibility studies and an Operations Manager. Our chair, Dr. Henk Goorhuis, states that half of the money will fund two studies to examine the feasibility of this approach in Maine. As well, the all-volunteer Board will hire a director to help coordinate its outreach. MAC has ten chapters from Oxford...Continue reading
The Movie, Fix It, will be shown on Tuesday, April 24 at 4:10 at the College of the Atlantic, 105 Eden St, Bar Harbor at the McCormick Lecture Hall. The Movie, Fix It, will be shown on Sunday, April 29 at 4:00 at the Deer Isle Town Hall, 70 Church Street. ALL are welcome!!...
The Belfast Bay Fiddlers are performing at Maine AllCare’s Waldo County Chapter spring launch party on Saturday, May 12 from 6 to 9 pm at the Belfast Boathouse. The public is warmly invited to arrive early for the music and enjoy appetizers, desserts, and treats donated by area businesses and groups. The community is embracing the idea of single-payer health care in a wave of enthusiasm. Volunteers...Continue reading
Trish Riley, Executive Director of the National Academy for State Health Policy, spoke on “HEALTH CARE FOR ALL IN AMERICA – CAN WE EVER GET THERE?,” in Hannaford Hall at USM in Portland recently. Ed Cundy of the Portland Chapter discusses his ideas with the speaker, noting the current chaos in the healthcare national picture. Dee Cundy and Nancy Bogg shared MAC information with...Continue reading