Peer VOICE NC at a Glance
Mobilizing to Elevate Recovery
North Carolina has joined 26 other states that have received federal funding from the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to build a unified, vocal, and influential statewide peer and “consumer” movement, Peer Voice NC (PVNC)!
A statewide mental health peer and “consumer” organization is designated in each state to impact policies, practices and systems to facilitate recovery from mental health and/or co-occurring substance use disorders.
Establish an independent, statewide mental health peer and "consumer" organization through coalition building and investing in peer leadership.
Develop and operate a NC Peer and Recovery Technical Assistance Center to incubate, launch and disseminate innovative recovery and peer support related tools, resources, models and training.
Enhance NCCPSS skills, knowledge and competencies by providing peer and recovery related continuing education and advanced education.
Enhance peer support supervisor skills, knowledge and competencies by providing peer and recovery related continuing education.