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Program Information
Program Name: The Consumer Advocacy Coalition of DE
Year the Program was Started: 2006
Public Contact Person: Brenda Phillips
Address: 701 S. Market St.
Apt. 5
Seaford, DE 19973
Telephone #: 302-629-8080
Email Address: brendajoy_us@verizon.net
Website URL: mysite.verizon.net/vzeuc2ac/advocacygroup/
Program Category: Advocacy, Peer Support, Recovery Education
Target Participants:
Co-occurring substance abuse, Trauma Survivors, Other
Program Setting:
Borrowed Space (church, school, community center)
Annual Program Budget: Under $10,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: 1-2
Paid Part-Time: 1-2
Volunteers: 10-20
Consumer involvement in the program
Number of staff members and volunteers who are consumers: Majority
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, Individual training, Program brochure, Website, Other
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: Ongoing support and education for consumers of mental health and substance abuse services in treatment and recovery
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? Yes
If Yes, details: Consumer surveys
Program Mission Statement: Consumer Empowerment Through Coalitions to Catalize an Evolution to Recovery
Additional Information: Recovery Concepts: 1. Self-Direction 2. Consumer-Centered 3. Empowerment 4. Holistic 5. Non-Linear Recovery 6. Hope 7. Strenghths-Based 8. Peer Support 9. Respect 10. Personal Responsibility

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