TRANSITIONAL COMMUNITY TREATMENT CAREERS
The Stepping Stones Peer Partner utilizes their own experiences to deliver direct supportive services to youth referred to or receiving Intellectual or Development Disabilities (I/DD) or TYS services. The Peer Partner must have lived experience with either I/DD and/or housing instability (preferably both). The Peer Partner ensures that youth voice and choice is understood and utilized by other providers. Connects youth/families to supports and resources within their community, and engages youth and family in the treatment process. Advocates for youth/family needs within the team and community. Provides services in a variety of community locations.