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News Update (Statewide Support Line and Clearinghouse)

News Update (Statewide Support Line and Clearinghouse)

by Varsha Kamat -
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Dear Academy Learners,
We're open for two more weeks (term ends April 20 at 5:00 pm), but we're much more than online classes. 
Our Virtual Community is a statewide clearinghouse of local peer groups and resources.

We post "live" online events in our calendar, such as:
Long Island

April 2nd, 3:30-5:00 pm ET
Peer Networking Group
“This Hour the Music will Heal and Empower.” Connection Information
New York City

April 4, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET
Peer Specialists at Work: Advocacy and Supervision Strategies
Institute for the Development of Human Arts. Learn More
We share the latest announcements, such as: 
Office of Mental Health's
Emotional Support Line
Staffed by peers and volunteers
Open to all
24 x 7
Additional OMH COVID Resources 
Tips on Serving Individuals Remotely
NYAPRS and Coalition for Behavioral Health's 
Strive for Five Campaign
Academy of Peer Services Virtual Community
And we have our own webinars and support groups for peer supporters
Academy of Peer Services Support Group schedule
If you're not already familiar with us, check out our clearinghouse.
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Stay safe, be well, and be kind,
APS Team: Amy, Rita, Karen, Varsha, Athena, and Maryam