Peer Support links individuals experiencing a disability with each other – to share their personal experience to provide ‘Me, Too’ support. They share life experiences, provide support, and share knowledge to empower independence. Relationships are mutually beneficial and promote responsibility and achievement.
- Assist someone with adjusting to their disability
- Provide personal knowledge about living with a disability
- Share experiences, information, resources, and strategies
- Participate in discussions about changing the perceptions that are sometimes associated with people with disabilities.