National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging Webinar Series- Older Adult Peer Support in a Time of COVID-19

Listen to this webinar exploring community-based programs to address the behavioral health needs of older adults. Three evidence-based programs are highlighted including the Program to Encourage Active, Rewarding Lives (PEARLs), Healthy IDEAS, and the Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP). Presenters share their experience implementing the programs, including an effort to train professionals in Illinois to deliver PEARLS and Healthy IDEAS, lessons learned from partnering with the Chicago Housing Authority to implement WRAP, and one senior center’s experience in cultivating partnerships to support this initiative.