Peer Support and Counseling
Contact: Ranita Wilks
Independent Living Skills/Peer Counseling Specialist
841-0333 ext. 115 Peer Counseling
Individuals with disabilities who have gained knowledge and coping skills assist others in coping with their disability-related experiences. Trained volunteer counselors provide information, resource referral, emotional support and training. Peer Support Groups
The Center hosts or sponsors several support groups for people with disabilities for educational and/or social enjoyment. Please see the Calendar for meeting dates and times.
M.A.G.N.E.T (Music Appreciation Group Not Especially Talented)
Peer Support Group
Science Fiction & Fantasy Club
The Writers’ Corner
The Arts & Crafts Group
The Accessible Gardening Group
The Movie Club
Living Well with a Disability
We have new and fun events every month for our Peer Groups! Click here to visit our for a complete list of upcoming events Peer Groups Activities Page
To RSVP or for more information on any of these events, please contact Ranita 785-841-0333 ext. 115
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