Thru: Academy of Peer Services
While designed for the certification of peer specialists, anyone with an interest in learning more about peer support is welcome to take courses.
Thru: Mental Health Association of Rochester/ Monroe County
To apply, applicants must (at a minimum): Have a mental health diagnosis, earned a high school diploma (or GED/TASC equivalent) or more, and be a resident of Monroe County. The program seeks applicants with diverse experiences. People with mental health conditions who also have co-experiences such as a history of incarceration, homelessness, substance use, military service or identify as LGBTQ+, for example, are strongly encouraged to apply.