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Money and Mental Health: The Big M’s of Life

  • June 9, 2021
  • aramos108

Managing money wisely can be helpful in managing overall mental health By Heather Riemer I will start this post off with... Continue Reading

Working with Others Kept Me Strong

  • June 8, 2021

For program coordinator Heather Riemer, PEERS offered a way to stay grounded By Heather Riemer My name is Heather Haunani. I... Continue Reading

Remembering Jay Mahler

  • May 28, 2021

PEERS commemorates the life and work of a pioneer in the Bay Area mental health and peer community By PEERS Staff... Continue Reading

Upcoming Event: A Night of Wellness and Healing for the Black Community

  • May 26, 2021

PEERS is presenting a night of Black Healing and Wellness Summit on June 3rd at 6 pm.  We will have our Black... Continue Reading

This Pride Month, let’s embrace love and acceptance


PEERS staff Kozi Arrington shares his vision of pride and love By Kozi Arrington Pride is defined as a becoming or... Continue Reading

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Bringing the voices of the peer movement to the policy process

  • May 24, 2021

Learn a little about Sarah, our Evaluation and Policy Specialist, and why she joined PEERS By Sarah Marxer My title at... Continue Reading

May is Mental Health Awareness Month!

  • May 19, 2021

By Heather Riemer Mental Health America started Mental Health Awareness Month in 1949. This was to bring awareness to the fact... Continue Reading

Finding healing through peer support groups

  • May 17, 2021

PEERS staff member Kivi shares their story of recovery and how it led them to join PEERS and further the organization’s... Continue Reading

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How to Be an Ally to AANHPI Communities

  • May 11, 2021

By Leah Harris This month, we spotlight the intersection of Asian-American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) Heritage Month and Mental... Continue Reading

A Little About: Kimberly

  • April 22, 2021
  • kmarquezcortes

Written By: Kimberly Marquez-Cortes My name is Kimberly and I have the pleasure of being the Programs Manager for PEERS. Here... Continue Reading