Funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Presenter: Sametra Polkah-Toe

Maine’s SOAR TA Center Liaison from SAMHSA’s Technical Assistance (TA) Center Team

Join us: FRIDAY, AUGUST 13, 2021 from 9:00AM to 11:00AM

FOR A DISCUSSION ABOUT HOW TO: Increase access to the disability income benefit programs administered by the Social Security Administration (SSA) for eligible adults and children who are:

  • experiencing or at risk of homelessness and
  • have a serious mental illness, medical impairment, and/or a co-occurring substance use disorder.


  • Community Mental Health Providers
  • Case Managers
  • Shelter Staff
  • MCoC Agencies

In addition, we would appreciate your participation in the MCoC Community Assessment!

This survey will help the MCoC to strategically plan for SOAR implementation throughout the community.

To access the survey, please use this link:

You are invited to a scheduled RingCentral meeting
Topic: SOAR Orientation
Time: August 13, 2021, 09:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Sponsored by the Maine CoC Resource Committee and Maine’s Regional Homeless Councils