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Western MA Community Voice Gathering

April 28 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

| Free
“Peer Support: A Profession on the Move Making Waves Toward the Future”

South Hadley Public Library,   3 Canal St.,   South Hadley, MA

Registration & Coffee 9:45-10:30 AM               Gathering 10:30-3:00 PM

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The Transformation invites you to the Western MA Community Voice Gathering, “Peer Support: A Profession on the Move~ Making Waves Toward the Future”. This semi-annual regional forum brings together Peer Workers & Volunteers, Certified Peer Specialists (CPSs), Recovery Coaches, Recovery Learning Community and Recovery Support Center Members, CPS Supervisors, Allies, Providers and Supporters to discuss issues concerning the peer profession.

Discussions will include:

  • Retaining Certified Peer Specialists in the Workforce
  • Input into designing a statewide Peer Workforce Continuing Education Conference in 2017
  • Cultural Sensitivity, Access & Inclusion
  • CPS Code of Ethics in Different Environments
  • Developing a Peer Advocacy Voice in Massachusetts
  • Access to peer support for Substance Use and Mental Health

To register, please go to: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CommunityVoiceGathering

For more information, call Ruthie Poole at the Transformation Center at (617) 442-4111

Details

Date:
April 28
Time:
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Organizer

The Transformation Center
Phone:
Phone 617-442-4111
Email:
Website:
www.transformation-center.org

Venue

South Hadley Public Library
3 Canal St.
South Hadley, MA United States
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