The core functions of the Office are designed to support and enhance the quality and integrity of services provided by the Department of Health and Human Services, other state departments and service providers across the state.
- Function as a resource for state departments and for multicultural communities
- Training, education and technical assistance
- Regular Dissemination and Feedback: particularly related to cultural, racial and ethnic communities in Maine to increase consumer engagement at all levels of service delivery
- Support the Multicultural Sub-Cabinet and State Advisory Council on Multicultural Affairs