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Program Name: NAMI San Gabriel Valley Peer-to-Peer Educational Program
Agency Name: National Alliance on Mental Illness
Year the Program was Started: 1996
Address: NAMI San Gabriel Valley Peer-to-Peer Program
2550 E. Foothill Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91107
Telephone #: 626.577.6697
Fax #: 626.577.0381
Email Address: sgvnami@pacificclinics.org
Website URL: www.sgv.nami.org
Program Category: Advocacy, Peer Support, Recovery Education
Target Participants:
Program Setting:
Program Owned or Leased Facility (leased store front, community residence)
Annual Program Budget: Under $10,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: None
Paid Part-Time: 3-5
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: Majority
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available: Training curricula, Program brochure, Guides/Manuals, Website
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: The goal of the course is to work on and toward recovery and a recovery plan for any person with serious mental illness who is interested in establishing and maintaining wellness.
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? No
Additional Information: THe NAMI-San Gabriel Valley Peer-to-Peer Educational Course is a FREE nine week experiential course taught by a team of peer mentors (trained persons living themselves with mental illness). The course is designed to offer an opportunity for growth to any individual who experiences mental illness.

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