Answers To Your Questions
WHAT IS PEER SUPPORT?
Peer support is the process by which a trained member provides confidential support to another member who is experiencing personal, emotional or work-related problems while acting as a bridge to outside professional services. Peer support builds off of an existing rapport and mutual trust between two members of the same department or occupation.
IS THERE A COST ASSOCIATED WITH THIS PROGRAM?
There is no cost associated with utilizing the Peer Supporters or Chaplains associated with this program. Our funding is acquired from outside sources. If necessary, our members will make an effort to refer you to cost-effective treatment or counseling options that may best serve you.
I’D LIKE TO HELP - WHAT DO I NEED TO DO?
In an effort to provide the best help possible to a vulnerable population, we are screening any aspiring Peer Supporters or Chaplains. Feel free to fill out either the Chaplain or Peer Supporter form at the bottom of the respective sections of this website and someone will contact you for the next step of the process.