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No Feeling is Final

  • November 9, 2018
  • peers2017

“No Feeling is Final:” New Mental Health Podcast Explores Suicide and Reasons for Living   “Just ask for help,” is a... Continue Reading

Dia de los Muertos

  • November 6, 2018
  • peers2017

We as humans are constantly on the brink of eternity. Death and what happens as we depart from this earth is... Continue Reading

Job Opening: TAY Coordinator

  • November 5, 2018
  • peers2017

  Title: Program Coordinator II (Transition Age Youth Program) Reports to: Senior Program Manager The Program Coordinator II is responsible for... Continue Reading

News Cycle Trauma

  • October 31, 2018
  • peers2017

Content warning: this article discusses sexual assault.   How to Cope with “News Cycle Trauma”   For the third fall in... Continue Reading

PTSD Stigma

  • October 24, 2018
  • peers2017

Mayoral Candidate and Veteran Jason Kander Reveals Post-Traumatic Stress, Combats Stigma   Kansas City mayoral candidate Jason Kander dropped out of... Continue Reading

TAY at Obama Leadership Training

  • October 17, 2018
  • peers2017

Two of our TAY Staff, Orisi and Elisha recently participated in the Obama Leadership Training. Here’s what they had to say... Continue Reading

Job Opportunity: Bookkeeper

  • October 4, 2018
  • peers2017

TITLE: Bookkeeper REPORTS TO: Finance Director THE ORGANIZATION Peers Engaging and Envisioning in Recovery Services (PEERS) is a nonprofit organization that was developed... Continue Reading

Celebrate Recovery: September is National Recovery Month

  • September 28, 2018
  • peers2017

Celebrate Recovery: September is National Recovery Month!   It’s National Recovery Month 2018, and time once again to celebrate and acknowledge... Continue Reading

Suicide Prevention Month

  • September 20, 2018
  • peers2017

Keeping Suicide Awareness and Prevention Efforts Alive All Year Round   September is National Suicide Prevention Month, and the most recent... Continue Reading

Outreach at Santa Rita Jail

  • September 19, 2018
  • peers2017

Amongst the places PEERS Staff can be seen doing outreach or facilitating a group or training are hospitals, churches, schools, festivals,... Continue Reading