Connecting people who have had similar lived experiences giving each other hope, assistance, guidance and understanding that mutually supports each other moving towards recovery.
Our Mission Is to Empower Individuals with Similar Lived Experiences to Reach Their Fullest Potential
We strive to do this by providing technical assistance, training, and education that supports peers to be the experts in their own recovery.
Is to provide peers with access to comprehensive programs, education and opportunities for growth that will produce a well-established community of peers in recovery across the state.
To promote Consumers and Peer Support Specialists’ engagement with Providers, peer-led groups and organizations, and state-level Consumer Affairs.
Is to offer webinars, skill-based trainings, online continuing education with an online classroom and face-to-face training, and quarterly town-hall meetings to offer support and exchange ideas.
Providing education and technical assistance across the state in an effort to build the capacity and sustainability of peer efforts in Nebraska.
Education and statewide advocacy promotes the advancement of peer delivered services, recovery oriented practices, and peer leaders within our community.
Uniting largely rural communities to provide access to training, networking opportunities, and technical assistance to peer-led and provider groups.
Peeriodical Nebraska Peer Support Training is a 60 hour comprehensive training for individuals interested in becoming a peer support specialist or to further their knowledge in peer support. This state approved curriculum is a 40 hour face to face training and 20 hours of online training.
Wellbeing Initiative, Inc. Peer Support Provider Employee Training provides all inclusive best practices for the implmentation and sustainability of Peer Delivered Services. This training facilitates education to Clinicians, Administrative Staff, Leadership, and Supervisors of Peer Support Specialists. The Peer Support Provider Employee Training offers 16 hours of CE’s approved by the state of Nebraska for Mental Health and Substance Use providers.
Nebraska Coalition for Peer Delivered Services gathered information in a community-based needs assessment conducted in the state of Nebraska during December 2019, January and February 2020. You will find information here regarding the needs assessment report and our key findings of the needs in the state of Nebraska for Peer Support.
Wellbeing Initiatives has been awarded a grant through SAMHSA to develop The Nebraska Coalition for Peer Delivered Services (NCPDS). The NCPDS connects individuals and organizations providing peer services across the state in an effort to build the capacity and sustainability of peer efforts in Nebraska. The NCPDS embraces the challenges of uniting largely rural communities to provide access to training, networking opportunities, and technical assistance to peer-led and provider groups seeking to integrate Peer Delivered Services into their recovery approach.
Our goal is to promote Consumers and Peer Support Specialists engagement with Providers, peer-led groups and organizations, and state-level Consumer Affairs. Peers and Providers across Nebraska will have increased access to the support and resources needed to establish quality peer programming, stimulating expansion of Peer Delivered Services in Nebraska.
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