MHEP: Upcoming Peer Specialist Training and 2 Open Positions

NYAPRS Note: The Mental Health Empowerment Project (MHEP) is conducting a free Peer Specialist training beginning in early February, and also has two open positions. Please see below as well as the attached items for more detail.



MHEP is conducting a Peer Specialist training from February 2 – March 3, 2016  at 6 Gramatan Avenue, Suite 206  in Mt. Vernon, NY. As indicated on the attached flyer, the month-long training will be held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 9:00AM -4:00 PM and will  cover the core curriculum of the Academy of Peer Services and more.  To pre-register for the training or for more information contact Elaine Levin at (914) 664-3444 or via email at must pre-register in order to take the training). 


MHEP is also looking to fill two full-time positions:

  • Regional Coordinator (based in Mt. Vernon, NY)
  • Peer Support Mentor (based in Mt. Vernon, NY)

Please see the attached flyers for detailed job descriptions and application instructions.


MHEP Peer Specialist Training in Mt. Vernon

Regional Coordinator Announcement