Accepting Applications for Summer 2021 Cohorts
Cohort 3: June 1 - July 15/ Cohort 4: August 17 - September 30
What We Do
Peers Helping Peers is 7-week community health training and paid internship program. Interns will explore
- Community building
- Mental health basics
- Resilience and trauma-informed care
- Workforce development
- Healthy relationships
- Substance abuse
Due to COVID-19, the training will be done on Zoom and internships will occur online and/or at locations which practice COVID 19 safety (masks & social distancing).
Who Can Join
Youth and young adults ages 17-24 in the Sacramento County who have been directly affected by untreated mental illness, violence, poverty, homelessness, incarceration, or school failure are highly encouraged to apply.
Click here for the Summer 2021 Cohorts application. Deadline for Summer applicants is May 13th.