Thank you for your interest in CMHA Calgary’s School of Peer Support for Youth. We are no longer accepting applications for the 2020-2021 Youth Peer School class. We will update this page when applications for the 2021-2022 Youth Peer School year opens. To stay up-to-date on CMHA Calgary’s latest news we encourage you to join our newsletter. Thank you.

**WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR
2020-2021 SCHOOL OF PEER SUPPORT FOR YOUTH.**

Want to share your story of recovery? Would you like to help others with your experience? 

We are always searching for individuals and family members from diverse backgrounds to be a part of our peer support movement. 

Are you between the ages of 16 – 29 years old and looking to contribute to the peer support movement? CMHA Calgary is currently looking for youth to join our School of Peer Support for Youth. Peer Supporters have lived experienced with a mental health or substance use concern and are trained to help others. Those who are accepted will go through in-person and online training.

Thank you for your interest in CMHA Calgary’s School of Peer Support for Youth. We are no longer accepting applications for the 2020-2021 Youth Peer School class. We will update this page when applications for the 2021-2022 Youth Peer School year opens. To stay up-to-date on CMHA Calgary’s latest news we encourage you to join our newsletter. Thank you.

All applications must be submitted through the The School of Peer Support Pre-Evaluation Application link. No applications submitted in-person or by email will be accepted.

We will be reviewing applications at the beginning of August, 2020, and will contact you on or before August 15th, 2020 to let you know the status of your application.

We have three cohort options for you to choose from, should you be successful with your application. We will be in contact with you to assign you to a cohort shortly after you have been notified that you have been accepted into the program, so please consider which one would work best for you.

Cohort 1: Thursday’s from 4 pm – 8 pm running November 19, 2020 – February 1, 2021
Cohort 2: Saturday’s from 10 am – 2 pm running November 21, 2020 – February 13, 2021
Cohort 3: Saturday’s from 12 pm – 4 pm running November 21, 2020 – February 13, 2021

Thank you for your interest and while we appreciate all the submitted applications, we will only contact the candidates considered for this opportunity.

Reach out for help

Contact the Canadian Mental Health Association – Calgary Region for more information at (403) 297-1700 or email: info@cmha.calgary.ab.ca.