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