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Aug 7, 2015

Seven 2-1-1 Maine Staff Certified Nationally

Seven 2-1-1 Maine Staff completed testing for the AIRS – Alliance of Information and Referral Systems. AIRS is the professional membership association for community Information and Referral (I&R) providers. AIRS sets the standards for and is the accrediting body for those who provide information and referral services.
Seven 2-1-1 Maine Staff completed testing for the AIRS – Alliance of Information and Referral Systems. AIRS is the professional membership association for community Information and Referral (I&R) providers. AIRS sets the standards for and is the accrediting body for those who provide information and referral services. The 2-1-1 Maine staff sat for the nationally certified  exam on July 16th and all  passed resulting in their becoming Certified I&R Specialists (CIRS). The seven are: Janessa Kapinos; Anne Hoye; Ren Morrill; Adam Dietz; Carol Kilroy; Gavin Protas; and Nancy Hooper. The Opportunity Alliance hosted an exam site allowing other I&R professionals from Rhode Island and New Hampshire to come here and sit for the exam as well.