Applications Now Being Accepted for Mentoring Initiative - Mentee Sites
Are you COAP grantee that is stsarting up or the in early stages of implementing peer recovery support? PRSS Mentoring Initiative is now accepting applications for mentee sites, matching early-stage programs with more experienced ones. Learn more about how your jurisdiction can apply to become a mentee and receive support.Read More or go to online application
Mentor Sites Selected for PRSS Mentoring Initiative
Four organizations have been selectedto serve as the first mentors in a new BJA COAP initiative to foster promising approaches, best practices, and evidence-supported peer program programming to address the opioid epidemic. These programs work with first responders, law enforcement, courts, jails, prisons, and community corrections to help persons with opioid use disorders to achieve and maintain recovery from addiction. Read More
Peer Support in Criminal Justice Program Registry
The TTA Center for Peer Recovery Support Partnerships is creating a new online listing of programs that use peers to help individuals involved with criminal justice who have opioid use and other substance use disorders.
Training and Technical Assistance
In-person and virtual training and technical assistance (TTA) is available for agencies interested in incorporating peer recovery supports in their project, or in strengthening partnerships for implementing peer supports.