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Program Name: Denver West Mental Health Peer Support Group
Year the Program was Started: 1996
Public Contact Person: Terry
Address: 3400 Lutheran Pkwy
Wheat Rigde, CO 80033
Telephone #: (303) 429-5950
Email Address: Amy@denverwestsupportgroup.org
Website URL: www.denverwestsupportgroup.org
Program Category: Support Group
Target Participants:
Adults
Program Setting:
Inpatient psychiatric treatment facility
Annual Program Budget: Under $10,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: None
Paid Part-Time: None
Volunteers: 3-5
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: All
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available: Program brochure, Guides/Manuals, Website
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: To Support individuals with mental illness, any mental illness.
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? No
Program Mission Statement: We offer peer support to any adult with a mental illness in a friendly, confidential, peer-supported environment. We accept all mental illnesses. We do not judge. While people with co-current substance abuse issues can and do attend, we do not focus on such issues.

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