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Further Resources

Peer Leaders On Line Training Project (PLOT) Powerpoint presentation

Website information about volunteering and disability standards
www.volunteeringaustralia.org

Worldwide support for people with diabetes
www.Peersforprogress.org
Academic paper written in 2004, Peer Support: What makes it unique?
www.mentalhealthpeers.com

Articles/ Publications about peer support

Peers for Progress tuesday tip aug2019
The quality of peer supporters health information

Peer support and suicide: an article on online support. 

Barriers and enablers for support in mental health
A systematic review of influences on implementation of peer support work for adults with mental health problems
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2019 Jun 8. doi: 10.1007/s00127-019-01739-1

Communitisation of healthcare: peer support groups for chronic disease care in rural India
BMJ 2018; 360 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k85 (Published 10 January 2018)

Choral singing as support
Group singing in bereavement: affects on mental heath, self-efficacy and well-being
BMJ Support Palliat Care 2019
https://spcare.bmj.com/content/early/2019/06/26/bmjspcare-2018-001642

National Coalition for MentalHealth Recovery: why peer support works

Science Behind Peer Support: Peers for Progress

The value of social connectedness
https://catalyst.nejm.org/videos/power-social-connectedness-peer-support-programs/