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Academy of Peer Services Week 2 | Virtual Learning Community News

Academy of Peer Services Week 2 | Virtual Learning Community News

by APS Academy of Peer Services -
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Dear APS Learning Community, 


We are in the 2nd week of our 12-week term of the Academy of Peer Services. In case you missed it, here is the Welcome Back letter.

The letter provides FAQ's, Terms of Use, and more information to help you get started or to pick up where you left off.

We're honored to serve the peer support workforce through our free online, on-demand courses. We also remind you there are many ways to connect with ongoing training and support delivered by multiple community partners. Check out the APS Virtual Learning Community (VLC) Community Collaborators for more information about some of these new collaborations:

The latest APS Virtual Community News (newsletter) is available and includes:  

  • Updates from the Academy, Term 2 is open

  • May is Mental Health Month - OMH Facebook Campaign 

    • Article by Howard Diamond: May is Mental Health Month and More

  • Save the Date for the next OMH RAC meeting on May 24, 2021 

  • Calendar of Events has been updated as of today

  • Resources, Research and Opportunities to Get Involved 

  • Open Jobs for Certified Peer Specialists 

  • Details on how to join the APS Virtual Learning Community 

  • Instructions on how to reach our End User Support Specialist

To access the latest issue of Community News, visit: 

The Virtual Learning Community News, Calendar, Job Bank, Support, Resources, Research and other webpages are updated regularly.
Watch for a new feature on the website with our Community Collaborators!  

To receive updates, join our free Virtual Learning Community mailing list. To sign up, click here .  

Note: To reach our User Support Specialist, send email to:


This is an informational message from the Academy of Peer Services (APS) Virtual Learning Community (VLC) for the peer support workforce. 
To learn more about APS, visit our frequently asked questions (FAQ). 


(Edited by Varsha Kamat - original submission Thursday, May 13, 2021, 2:33 PM)