TRANSITIONAL COMMUNITY TREATMENT CAREERS

Substance Use Therapist riding bike in front of Ryther sign

Stepping Stones Peer Partner

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.