Welcome to APS Term 1, Week 4. Attached is a copy of our monthly newsletter. There are many articles and announcements of interest in this issue. A few we would like to highlight:
- Monday, Feb 11, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm - New York State Office of Mental Health, Office of Consumer Affairs Recipient Advisory Committee (RAC). Teleconference in State Facilities. Deadline to sign up is today (Feb 4). Contact your Regional Advocacy Specialist to learn more. | CONTACT
- Wednesday, Feb 20, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm - What Providers Want to Know About Peer Support Services – A Q&A Session with Yumi Ikuta and Lori Ashcraft. Join us and invite providers you know (non-peer colleagues, managers, supervisors, and others) to join this session to ask how successful peer support programs have worked in different locations. | REGISTER
- Tuesday, Feb 26, Albany – NYAPRS Legislative Day | LEARN MORE
The newsletter has many more announcements and a calendar of upcoming events, links to research, our job bank with over 100 current job openings, and opportunities to get involved in online peer and supervisor networking meetings, online support groups, online course preparation sessions and much more. To sign up for these opportunities or to get updates between newsletters, sign up for our Virtual Learning Community email list. | SIGN UP
To read the newsletter online click here.
The next newsletter is due during the week of March 4. Please submit your announcements, articles, job openings or other news for the upcoming issue by Friday, March 1.
Rita Cronise, Virtual Learning Community Coordinator