Compiled resources to support those interested or engaged in peer delivered services.
http://www.oregon.gov/oha/amh/pd/Pages/index.aspx Homepage for the state of Oregon's Peer Delivered Service information. Includes:
How to become certified as a Peer Support Specialist or Peer Wellness Specialist
State-approved training programs
How to become certified as an approved training program for Peer Support Specialists or Peer Wellness Specialists
http://oregonpssjobs.weebly.com/ Frequently updated website with job listings for peer work and employment information.
http://mhacbo.com/ Mental Health and Addiction Counselor Certification Board of Oregon website.
https://www.mhacbo.org/en/jobs/ Mental Health and Addiction Counselor Certification Board of Oregon job positing list - frequently updated.
https://traditionalhealthworkerregistry.oregon.gov/ Search Traditional Health Worker's Registry of all certified Peer Support/Wellness Specialist (in addition to other THW types).
https://www.unitedvoiceforchange.org/ Oregon Consumer Survivor Coalition (OCSC) website. Currently under construction, but includes updated event calendar.
http://www.ncmhr.org/ National Coalition for Mental Health Recovery.
https://rtp4ps.org/ Recovery to Practice: International Association of Peer Supporters.
https://www.adrcoforegon.org/consite/index.php Aging and Disability Resource Connection of Oregon.
http://211info.org/ Searchable resource database. DIAL 211 toll free | TEXT your zip code to 898211 | EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org
https://communitycounselingsolutions.org/warmline/ David Romprey Oregon Warmline site. To call the Warmline, dial 1-800-698-2392 (toll free). Peer support offered via phone seven days a week.
http://maapp.org/ MetroPlus Association of Addiction Peer Professionals.
https://www.mhaoforegon.org/ Mental Health Association of Oregon's website.
https://www.facebook.com/OregonHealthAuthorityOfficeofConsumerActivities/ Office of Consumer Activities' Facebook page.
If you would like to add a resource, please send an email request to ascavera(at)mhaoforegon.org