WayPoint Training

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Peer support is an important part of a wellbeing society. It is increasingly being recognised that offering support to others creates meaning, purpose and wellbeing.

This course will help you consider how best to help ‘service users’ transition to peer supporters; and to support and empower them in their peer support role.


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  • Understanding how peer support fits into the new vision for mental health
  • Different types of peer support
  • The role of identity in peer support
  • Owning our favouritism when growing peer supporters and managing this
  • Skills for giving feedback
  • Managing boundaries
  • Skills for developing others

  1 day course
  Sheffield Technology Parks, Cooper Buildings, Arundel Street, Sheffield, S1 2NS
  Open course with individual places
  Lunch provided

If you are interested in a specific courses or creating a bespoke programme we can work with you to meet your needs. Our trainers are able to deliver training both at Waypoint as well as Please contactThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you have a number of people in your organisation who would benefit, it may be more cost effective to bring it to you.

Waypoint Training is a trading department of Airedale Voluntary Drug and Alcohol Agency (trading as Project 6), a registered charity (number 1173006) and a company limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales (number 3430925)