Welcome to The NYC Peer Workforce Coalition

EXACTLY What You Need

Since its founding in 2014, The NYC Peer Workforce Coalition has been committed to being THE place peers working in mental health and substance use disorder fields can connect with to discuss issues that peers can relate to and together, coming up with practical solutions for the benefit of all people. The organization is made up OF peers, and is FOR peers.


The Mission of the NYC Peer Workforce Coalition

The NYC Peer Workforce Coalition is committed to advancing the work of peer specialists employed in diverse behavioral health settings. We are dedicated to: improving work environments challenging stigma advancing the peer workforce
We are guided by the principles of mutual support, recovery and empowerment.


NYC Peer Workforce Coalition

Moving Peers Forward

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NYC Peer Workforce Coalition Members Meetings

Monthly Members meetings are where you can find out about what is next for NYC PWC. Meetings also provide leadership and networking opportunities. Come find out what's new and happening! Email HERE ( to RSVP to the next meeting  . Don't forget to put "Next NYC PWC Meeting" in the subject line. UPDATE Next NYC PWC Member Meeting MON November 25th 6-8 PM- Meeting will be PWC updates + Workshop email to RSVP


2019/6th Annual Substance Use Mental Health (SUMH) Peer Conference

+ CAREER FAIR + CEU credits for workshop participation!

When: Fri 12/06/2019

Time: 9 AM - 5 PM

Where: Silberman School of Social Work, Hunter College


EMPLOYERS - Registration deadline EXTENDED to 12/02/2019!

Application HERE

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NYC PWC Summit

The 2019 NYC PWC Summit (5/29) was a roaring success! *We missed you, maybe?* No worries! The next Summit will be here sooner than you think! :-)

In the meantime, why not check out the next Leadership Committee meeting (info on this site), to find out what NYC PWC is doing NEXT for the working peer community?

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Other Ways You Can Connect To Us

NYC Peer Workforce Coalition Facebook Page Link HERE

LinkedIn (coming soon)


Have questions? Contact us!


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