The Peer Engagement Specialist is responsible for assisting individuals to develop personal and meaningful life goals, and to access resources, services, and/or natural supports to enhance recovery. Using lived experience, the Peer Engagement Specialist will build positive relationships with individuals and provide outreach, advocacy, and recovery support services.
The Peer Engagement Specialist will work at the HUB as part of the plan to outreach and Integrate ICL communities at large.
(Lewis Avenue, Myrtle. Livonia, Emerson and Halsey).
Education: High School diploma or GED
Experience: Lived experience receiving services for mental health and/or substance use, and a commitment to assist others in attaining recovery and wellness goals.
License: Valid clean driver’s license recognized by New York State