Office of Multicultural Affairs

The primary role of the Office of Multicultural Affairs is to function as a resource to all state agencies and to all communities served to improve services to minority and multicultural populations in the state of Maine.


OMA Community Events


Date Event Location
August 20, 2014 Understanding the Juvenile Justice System 57 Birch St, Suite 204, Lewiston ME
August 9, 2014 International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples Worldwide.
September 21, 2014 International Day of Peace Worldwide
October 2, 2014 International Day of Non-Violence Worldwide
November 6, 2014 International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict Worldwide
December 1, 2014 World AIDS Day Worldwide
December 18, 2014 International Migrants Day Worldwide
June 20, 2015 World Refugee Day Worldwide Celebrations. Please share local events with us by registering with our calendar: http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/oma/calendar/add-event.shtml
August 12, 2014 Maine Youth Court Summit 2014 The REAL SchoolMackworth IslandFalmouth Maine
September 13, 2014 Welcoming Week Throughout the United States!
October 2, 2014 Bridges Out of Poverty East Auburn Baptist Church, Auburn, Maine
September 19, 2014 Citizenship Ceremony and Celebration Lewiston, Maine
August 21, 2014 Healthy You Workshop- Sponsored by the Maine Access Immigrant Network 237 Oxford Street - Suite 25A, Portland ME
September 5, 2014 Last Day to Register: English for Health Professionals 14 Locust St., Portland
September 11, 2014 Cross Cultural Communication: Using Refugee Voices to Improve Conversations 423 Gleckman Family Library, University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME
September 8, 2014 Need a grant for your grassroots group? Avesta Housing Building, 307 Cumberland Ave, Portland ME
October 16, 2014 MAIN Open House 237 Oxford St Suite 25A, Portland
September 9, 2014 Ambassador Reception with Rudolf Bekink of the Netherlands One City Center, Portland
September 17, 2014 MITC Young Global Professionals Networking Group Silly's, 40 Washington Ave., Portland
September 5, 2014 The Affordable Care Act (French) 5 Monument Square, Portland
September 27, 2014 Affordable Care Act (Sudanese Comunity) The Root Cellar. 94 Washington Ave. Portland
October 11, 2014 The Affordable Care Act (Somali Community) Maine Access Immigrant Network (MAIN) Office. 237 Oxford Street - Suite 25A, Portland
October 25, 2014 Affrodable Care Act (Arabic Community) The Root Cellar. 94 Washington Ave. Portland
October 26, 2014 Affordable Care Act (Latino Community) 307 Congress Street, Portland