Peer support

Peer support

Women talking about health: getting started with workshops and groups

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Vancouver Women's Health Collective
Publisher: 
Vancouver Women's Health Collective
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Details ways that women can get together to talk about health. Includes information on how to hold health workshops, how to form self-help support groups, and how to do peer counselling with another woman.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0921497202
WOMI.M56 1988

PeerNetBC

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy

PeerNetBC has been helping people connect since 1986, providing resources for peer groups and peer-led initiatives. Our resources and services are available for community members and groups across British Columbia, including online, rural, multicultural and youth engagement initiatives. PeerNetBC is a non-profit, registered charitable organization.
 
Mission
 
PeerNetBC provides training, resources and support to peer-led initiatives across British Columbia, fostering opportunities for people to learn and make connections.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(604)733-6186
Email Address: 
info@peernetbc.com
Fax Number: 
(604)730-1015
Street Address: 
303 - 411 Dunsmuir Street
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6B 1X4
Internal Notes : 
url (http://www.vcn.bc.ca/shra) does not appear valid, has become peernetBC, changed info accordingly, changed to current link

Helping ourselves: organizing a peer support centre

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Health services and Promotion Branch, Community Health Services Division
Publisher: 
Minister of National Health and Welfare
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Explains how to set up a support centre, by assembling support groups, gathering funds, developing structure, selecting and recruiting counsellors, and providing training and referrals.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
COMM.C66 1988
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