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PEERS Objects to Oakland School for the Arts Haunted House Event

  • October 20, 2017
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Update: as of 10/23/17 OSA responded positively to the concerned raised by PEERS and other community groups about the “Deranged” event.... Continue Reading

Zakiya Johnson is a Hero!

  • August 23, 2017
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Earlier this summer, PEERS Program Assistant Zakiya Johnson intervened to help save a suicidal man on a East Bay freeway. That man... Continue Reading

Bring Your Kids to Work Day: Dance Off!

  • August 15, 2017
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How’re your dancing skills? Bring Your Kid to Work Day was last Friday at PEERS!   Continue Reading

TAY Meeting with Alameda County ‘TAY System of Care Providers’

  • June 26, 2017
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Last week, PEERS’ Transition Age Youth (TAY) program presented to the Alameda County TAY System of Care Providers about their program... Continue Reading

The Women’s March: Perspectives and Experiences

  • February 2, 2017
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Last month, Oakland erupted with one of the largest public protests in recent memory. Tens of thousands took to the streets... Continue Reading