Volunteer Stipend for

Peer Support Services

The ADTRC Department is looking for Interns to be Peer Support Specialists

To sign up for the program:

Must be at least 18 years of age Must acquire a physical or developmental disability before the age of 21 years (please contact program/volunteer coordinator for further clarification if needed) Must have at least a high school diploma and a developed resume Demonstrating peer support or mentorship experience Having personal experience relevant to services provided Being able to travel, sometimes daily, in local area Possession of a license and vehicle or accessible transportation (e.g. Mass transit system) Bi-lingual is a plus (not required) Potential Candidates must be registered with a Vocational, Transitional or Institutional Disability Department. Must demonstrate respect to the individual’s culture, beliefs and preferences, even if that individual makes choices they might not make. There will be a monetary Stipend & Paid Training. Training will be M-F, 8-12PM $100/per week 5 weeks Training days and times are subject to change.


For more information, please contact:

Robert J. Fernandez


By email:rjfernandezprojectamistad@gmail.com


Past dates

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  • Starting Monday, July 9th, 2018, repeated every 3 days until Friday, December 28, 2018 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm


Project Amistad

3210 Dyer
El Paso, TX 79930