This is great news! To accommodate more people’s schedules, Kaleidoscope has added another weekly meeting: Thursdays, from 12-1pm in the same location (the small meeting room in the CSI). First meeting is next Thursday, the 28th!
Do you have personal experience receiving mental health services? Are you interested in working with people who are recovering from mental illness? Becoming a Peer Support Worker might be a great way for you to be a mentor for others and gain experience in the field.
- Training is 6-9 hours per week
- 36 hour practicum following training
- Training is free for Vancouver residents; $350 for outside residents
Full information and application form: http://peerwork.files.wordpress.com/2012/11/pdf-vancouver-peer-support-training-application.pdf