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The Peer Support Centre is operated by the Alma Mater Society through the Corporate Commission

The Peer Support Centre Manager is a student employed by the Alma Mater Society. The Peer Support Centre operates with three managers and approximately 100 volunteers who take shifts in the Centre, carry out Marketing and Outreach tasks, run trigger support booths at various events, and facilitate our residence outreach program. All volunteers at the Peer Support Centre undergo extensive training, including:

    • Peer helping skills
    • SafeTALK
    • Health and wellness
    • Grief
    • Human rights
    • Sexual assault
    • Domestic violence/abuse
    • Anti-oppression
    • Accessibility
    • Positive Space training
    • Kairos Blanket exercise

The Peer Support Centre is supported by Queen’s University’s Student Wellness Services. Additionally, the Peer Support Centre has partnered with Addiction and Mental Health Services mobile crisis workers who provide emergency crisis support.

“No problem is too big or too small, we care about them all”

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