The following information has been put together to further support your team in understanding the application of peer support and its benefits.
The first UK text that focuses on peer support, this book manages to combine an intellectual, research-based approach with sensitive values, leading to a text that is accessible and practical. It does not shy away from the complexities of the role, function and nature of peer support, nor does it offer easy answers, yet the compassion, personal lived experience and humility of the editors shines through every chapter! – Dr Julie Repper, Director of ImROC, UK
The following web address takes one to the internal Peer Support Development Team’s webpages. These pages include information on Peer Support, the development team, training and recruitment:
The following web address takes one to the Trust’s webpages on Peer Support. This page has information on the roots of peer support, how peer support workers work and how peer support workers can support people:
The following web address takes one to ImRoc’s website, where lots of information can be found on the development and implementation of Peer Support: