Fix It movie: June 12, Damariscotta

The Movie, Fix It, will be shown followed by discussion on Tuesday, June 12 from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm at the Schooner Cove Miles Hospital Campus for the Senior College, 35 Schooner St, Damariscotta. The showing is co-sponsored by the Rockland Chapter of Maine AllCare: Mike Shunney, Chair. All are welcome to the showing....

May 31 2018 Greater Brunswick Area Minutes

5.31 Minutes, Greater Brunswick Area Chapter, Maine AllCare 5:30 – 7 PM, Unitarian Universalist Church, Brunswick, Maine  UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE: if you treasure it, GET ACTIVE! Many chapter members who are willing to work / volunteer cannot attend meetings (or don’t like meetings- we understand!).  Consult “GET ACTIVE” at the top of meeting minutes, from now on. Details in minutes. GET ACTIVE for UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE Table at primaries...

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May 16 2018 Kennebec Minutes

Minutes from the meeting of Maine AllCare 5/16/18 In attendance:  Andi Parkinson, Ron and Fran Senecal, Alan Ross Maine AllCare Augusta chapter needs a leader.  Andi cannot take on this role.  Fran offered to co-lead with another volunteer, yet to be found.  Fran is also data czar for the chapter. Outreach:  Fran will contact groups that may be interested in the Maine AllCare mission, and invite one...

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Portland Chapter Candidate Survey

Because “Health care is at the top of a group of issues that voters want 2018 midterm candidates to talk about” (Kaiser Family Foundation) Maine AllCare recently sent out a brief questionnaire to the state’s 16 gubernatorial and Cumberland County’s 73 legislative candidates to determine how they stand on the issue. Our goal was two-fold: to inform ourselves and the public of the various candidates’ positions prior...

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May 23 2018 Portland Minutes

MINUTES – PORTLAND CHAPTER MAINE ALLCARE May 23, 2018, 7 PM> Allen Avenue Unitarian Universalist Church 524 Allen Avenue, Portland 1 – Present: Dan Bryant, chair, Audrey Briggs, Nancy Greenleaf, Delene Perley, David Wilcock, Elizabeth Oatley, Beth Franklin, Dee Cundy, Ed Cundy, Nancy Bogg, John Brewer 2 – Approved the April 25th minutes 3 – Board update: Dan summarized *Sen. Gratwick reported that the Task Force was primarily focused on insurance and cost, and...

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May 22 2018 Norway Minutes

Norway Area MAC: May Minutes Meeting: May 22nd Next meeting: No meeting in June Next meeting: July 31st, 6:30, Maine Kyokushin Karate, 29 Main St, Norway, ME Minutes: June 12th Primary Tabling in Oxford and Bridgton Need cards Liesha, Cindy and maybe two others will be tabling in Oxford Candidate Endorsements Jen is working on a spreadsheet of all the local candidates Will see which ones support universal...

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April 26 2018 Greater Brunswick Area Minutes

4-26-18 Minutes, etc. Greater Brunswick Area Chapter, Maine AllCare 5:30 – 7 PM, Unitarian Universalist Church, Brunswick, Maine   UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE: if you treasure it, GET ACTIVE! Many chapter members who are willing to work / volunteer cannot attend meetings (or don’t like meetings- we understand!).  Consult “GET ACTIVE” at the top of meeting minutes, from now on.  Contacts are named, details in minutes (Bill can give...

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May 12 2018 Bangor Minutes

Bangor Maine AllCare Meeting May 12 2018 Bagel Central Attendees: Geoff Gratwick, Jeff Graham, Larry Dansinger, Nathan Shea -Maine AllCare Board Meeting Report Looking for an executive director There are 8 applicants Have $50K King grant to help fund position Trying to establish the priority for the position: good fund raiser vs a good contracted manager vs someone who can help with the political influence of our...

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April 14 2018 Downeast Minutes

Maine AllCare Down East Chapter 4/15/18 meeting minutes Blue Hill Library, 4 – 5:30 Attending: Betsy Braunhut, Lynn Cheney, Jeff Milliken, Liz Solet, Oscar Ruiz, Randi Neblett, Peter Neblett, Diana Page, Linda Hoskins, Bonnie Preston, Jeanne Shea, Art Shea, Michael Grillo, Anne Hayes Grillo, Robert Grant, Caryl Heaton, Betsy Armstrong. Minutes: Liz Solet AGENDA ITEMS WHO DISCUSSION & NOTES Introductions OLD BUSINESS Approve minutes Lynn Cheney Motion...

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