Peer Wellness Program
Peer Wellness Specialists (PWS) are individuals who share their experience, strengths and recovery with people with mental health challenges. They also have an additional focus which includes a holistic approach in working with people who have chronic medical conditions.
Peer Wellness supports can be any combination of individualized one-to-one support to participation in one of our support activities.
The activity listed below is currently being offered by the Peer Wellness Team. To learn more about the activity, including meeting time and contact information, see below:
Mall Walking Flyer
Our Peer Wellness Specialists (PWS) provide services for individuals who have OHP and are experiencing mental health challenges and/or physical wellness challenges. These PWS can provide support and help individuals navigate services and access community resources or talk about issues, such as:
- Improving wellness
- Understanding impact of health management
- Wellness activities support
- Support and communication w/ healthcare providers
- Better management of medication and MH issues
For more information or to refer an individual please contact Helen Lara by phone, 503-566-2991 or by
Referral form to Peer Wellness Services