Peer Support Project Inc provides peer support services to adults with chronic mental illness helping them to live successfully in their communities through their supportive housing programs.
Their approach to recovery includes support to avoid depression and loneliness; educational opportunities to expand knowledge and understanding including medication effectiveness; volunteerism to encourage community interaction and acceptance; as well as fun activities that promote wellness.
They raise self esteem and encourage self advocacy. Their residents are involved in organizational decisions. They have "house" meetings and are a part of the Client Recovery Council with a voting representative on the Board of Directors. They believe self direction promotes recovery.
Type: non profit