Welcome! Community Connect Maine is initiating a Collaborative Postcard Project sponsored by Maine Developmental Disabilities Council. The project is to encourage constituents to contact legislators after the election to introduce themselves. Learn who are your legislators and let them learn about you. Several organizations are participating encouraging their members to reach out. Then after you have reached out we would love to have your feedback on the experience. Click HERE to share your feedback.

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Directions to identify Maine Senator and Representative and find their addresses:

Click HERE to find contact information for your Senator.

Click HERE to find contact information for your Representative.

You can find your representatives if there is more than one Senator or Representative from your town. Do this by using the senate or representative districts associated with the area of town where you live. Type in the prompts for your address then click onto the “VOTING INFORMATION” box to find the corresponding senate and representative districts. Click HERE.

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Directions to download, complete postcard:

Click HERE for an informative video and instructions on the project.

Click HERE and download the 81/2 by 11 postcard page.

Print the front, flip over and print the back on the same paper.

On the message side of the card sign your name and address. You may also write in a personal message by hand if you wish. You could indicate which organization(s) that support people with disabilities that you are a member of including ones in your local area.

Next fold the 81/2 by 11 page in half with the message on the inside. Staple or tape it with small piece of tape on the outside edge.

On the other side, fill in where the address of your Senator or Representative and your return address. Place a stamp where indicated.

Follow the directions to the left to find your Senator or Representative and their address.

Directions to complete the email template message:

Click HERE to download the template. Copy the message on the PDF template into your email or onto a word document. Fill in according to the prompts on the message template. Adapt it to your personal story, sharing what is important to you. Send the message to your legislator.

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Who we are:

Community Connect Collaborative is initiating a Postcard Project sponsored by Maine Developmental Disabilities Council. The project is to encourage constituents to contact legislators after the election to introduce themselves. Learn who are your legislators and let them learn about you. Several organizations are participating encouraging their members to reach out. Their website links are:

American Academy of Pediatrics Maine Chapter

Autism Society of Maine

Center For Community Inclusion and Disabilities Studies

Community Connect Maine

Disability Voters of Maine

G.E.A.R. Parent Network

Maine Association for Community Service Providers

Maine Coalition for Housing & Quality Services

Maine Developmental Disabilities Council

Maine LEND

Maine Parent Federation

New Mainers Public Health Initiative

Speaking Up For Us Maine (SUFU)