Accepting Applications for Cohort #5
Cohort 5: Nov.2 - Jan 6
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).
Thanksgiving break: November 22-26
Christmas Break: December 20-31
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 Cohort #5 application. Deadline for applicants is October 22nd.