Mission and Vision

MISSION:

To promote the recognition, growth, and accessibility of peer support.

 Our mission will be achieved by using the PSACC Standards of Practice as the basis to:

  • Promote mental health peer support through education and awareness;
  • Certify qualified peer supporters;
  • Accredit qualified peer support training programs;

And by : Using recognized research methodologies to expand the evidence base related to peer support and to disseminate the findings. 

VISION:

Peer support is recognized and highly valued as an integrated component of the mental health system, accessible to all individuals and family members affected by mental health challenges and illness.