A PEER PROGRAM FOR TEENS & YOUNG ADULTS

 

Our [i]NSPIRED Peer Program is a peer-based program that aims to support teens and young adults navigating daily pressures, substance use disorder, and mental health challenges. The program creates peer to peer engagement with the goal of providing drug and nicotine prevention resources, inspire confidence, create resilience, and improve overall safety and well-being. The program foster’s leadership skills and also provides parent coaching and support.

 

It’s a fact that young adults are facing incredible challenges today!

Each day there are too many young adults facing challenges that could have been avoided. It’s time to create more of a platform for the right kind of support.

CURRENT PRESSURES FACING TEENS AND YOUNG ADULTS TODAY:

  • Mood Disorders, Daily Anxieties and Depression
  • Pandemic Related Trauma
  • Social Media Safety, Cyberbullying and Self Esteem Issues
  • Difficulty Identifying Emotions and Body Changes
  • Nicotine and Drug Abuse
  • Virtual and In Person Learning Challenges
  • Unhealthy Social Settings and School Dynamics

 

PROGRAM DETAILS

The [i]nspired Peer Program utilizes app-based technology that allows peer support staff to have safe, confidential, and constant access to a member’s updates on daily challenges. The platform assists in goal setting and completion, recognizing mood and behavior changes, as well as virtual support and communication from our Certified Peer Support team

After an initial evaluation each member will be paired with a trained & Certified Peer Support Specialist. Together they will focus on current challenges, life skills and communication. Peers will foster relationships built on trust without judgement. They will instill confidence, educate and be an ally. The 90-day program will be tailored to each member’s needs and include virtual and in person meetings. Members will be introduced to the community at The Well and provided access to resources, workshops, and support groups.

notMYkid’s [i]nspired Peer Program at The Well is funded in partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona. 

 ELIGIBILITY & FEE STRUCTURE

Members are carefully screened to assure they meet the program requirements & safety standards. Parent/Guardian involvement is required.

*Please inquire about program fees and availability.

To learn more or to schedule a meeting with our [i]NSPIRED Peer Support Specialists, please complete this pre-screening form and we will contact you by the next business day.

Download a copy of our program flyer here.

MAIN LOCATION

notMYkid, Inc.
5310 E. Shea Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Program Office Hours: Monday- Friday 9AM-5PM

Phone Number: 602-652-0163

Email: PeerProgram@notmykid.org

*For crisis situations after hours please direct all calls to the crisis hot line at

602-222-9444

For information about Peer Employment opportunities please complete the following application.

Johnson Family Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. Stewart Horejsi Stardust Foundation The Moak Family Foundation Chrysler Corporation

Helios Education Foundation Arizona Foundation for Educational Advancement Dorrance Family Foundation

Mr. Craig Jackson First Check Thunderbirds Charities Legacy Foundation

Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation Martin Family Foundation Goldberg Family Foundation

Alliance Bank of Arizona Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Cox Charities
Fiesta Bowl Charities Arizona Cardinals Discount Tire Corporation

Diane & Bruce Halle Family Foundation CBRI Snell & Wilmer LLP

Crescent Crown Wespac Evergreen
American Express Intel Only Human
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