Gold Star StandardsThe annual Gold Star Standards of Excellence program has a goal of encouraging, supporting and recognizing Maine’s behavioral health organizations that are addressing smoking and tobacco use by creating and maintaining smoke and tobacco-free policies. Behavioral health organizations and providers seek to optimize the health of clients and employees. Tobacco-free policies are examples of this commitment that benefits clients, employees, and the entire community.
Applications Being Accepted for 2023 Recognition
Apply for Recognition: Smartsheet Application
- View the 2023 Behavioral Health Standards
2023 Award Levels
- Platinum: 10 Standards
- Gold: 8-9 Standards
- Silver: 6-7 Standards
- Bronze: 5 Standards
2023 Program Timeline
- Application Period: March 28 – May 12, 2023
- Awardee Notification: May 31, 2023
- Awardee Celebration: June 7, 2023 (during Maine Tobacco Treatment and Prevention Conference)
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