The Peer Collaborative is a network of support for Peer Workers in Edinburgh.  We provide opportunities for training, peer volunteering, development and career progression.

What we do

The Peer Collaborative provides learning and development events in Edinburgh. We also keep people up to date with Peer Support services in Edinburgh and developments in Peer Work through our monthly newsletter as well as through our Facebook and Twitter pages.

Read Peer Collaborative Update 1 and Peer Collaborative Update 2.

Upcoming events

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Wednesday 19th September

Peer Workers

Peer Volunteer

People who use mental health services

Carers

Mental Health Staff and Managers

Members of the public

Health in Mind are facilitating an event for peer workers, peer volunteers and other mental health workers, volunteers and members of the public to get together in order to shape and support peer work in Edinburgh.

At each Peer Collaborative event we will focus on one of the Peer Work values. At this event we will be looking at Authenticity and how peer workers can be authentic in the way that they work.

Lunch and refreshments are provided.

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October Mental Health staff and volunteers who are not currently working in peer worker roles Cyrenians will facilitate an event focusing on how all staff and volunteers can use their  experience of recovery to support others
November Peer Work Volunteers Peer Work training course delivered by Health in Mind.