The Gold Star Standards of Excellence program recognizes Maine’s Behavioral Health organizations annually for creating and maintaining tobacco-free environments and supporting tobacco-free living. Behavioral Health organizations and providers seek to optimize the health of clients and employees. Tobacco-free policies are an example of this commitment that benefits clients, employees, and the entire community.
All organizations are encouraged to apply. Those meeting a minimum of 6 of the 10 standards will be recognized with an award during a celebration event on June 28th, 2018 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm at Bangor Savings Bank (5 Senator Way, Augusta). Lunch will be provided.
6-7 Stars: Bronze Award Status
8-9 Stars: Silver Award Status
10 Stars: Gold Award Status
To apply, complete the application below answering all questions applicable, write “not applicable” for the standard(s) your organization does not meet.
Applications are due by Friday May 25, 2018.
Please note this form cannot be saved. Best practice is to complete the word document version then copy and paste your answers into the online form. You can also email the word version to us at BreatheEasy@mainehealth.org.