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Program Information
Program Name: The P.E.E.R. Center (Peers Enriching Each others' Recovery)
Year the Program was Started: 2007
Public Contact Person: Juliet Dorris-Williams
Address: 1221 East Broad St
Columbus, OH 43205
Telephone #: 614-251-7829
Fax #: 614-252-3849
Email Address:
Program Category: Crisis Prevention/Respite, Drop-in Center, Peer Support
Target Participants:
Program Setting:
Program Owned or Leased Facility (leased store front, community residence)
Annual Program Budget: Over $400,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: 3-5
Paid Part-Time: 5-10
Volunteers: 1-2
Consumer involvement in the program
Number of staff members and volunteers who are consumers: All
How often do consumer staff and volunteers participate in program decisions? Always
Number of administrators or board members who are consumers: Majority
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available: Individual training, Program brochure, Other
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: To increase empowerment thorugh self efficacy,i.e. knowledge about own mental illness; To increase empowerment through self management i.e. ability to manage symptoms; To increase satisfaction with quality of life.
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? Yes
If Yes, details: outcome surveys taken at six month intervals
Program Mission Statement: Providing a safe place where individuals receive support toward hope and mental health recovery.
Additional Information: Serving adults age 18 and over, The P.E.E.R. Center is open daily, Monday-Friday 7am - 11pm, Saturday/Sunday 9am - 9pm, and holidays 9am - 7pm.

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