Peer Support is one of the 6 Principles of Trauma-Informed Care.
Peer Support Allies Also Benefit From Increased Self-Esteem and Better Mental Health
Peer Support is Effective, Cost-Efficient AND UNDER USED. It’s time!
Peer Support Program Information Here
Peer Support Helps Us All:
- A peer support training program will be created and information will be here.
- Peer support programs can be used in healthcare and other settings.
- It is preferrable to have in-person peer support training, but it can also be delivered online.
- There are best practice guidelines for the creation and implementation of Peer Support Programs from the Mental Health Commission of Canada. (https://www.mentalhealthcommission.ca/sites/default/files/peer_support_guidelines.pdf.pdf)