Recovery and Recovery Communities in practice
- Date: Friday 27 February 2015, 13:00 – 15:00
- Location: Social Sciences Building, seminar rooms 12.21 and 12.25
- Type: Seminars
- Cost: Free
This seminar will inform the audience about the concept of recovery and peer led recovery communities with a specific focus on the ongoing work at ‘The Space’ project in Leeds.
This seminar will introduce the audience to the concept of recovery and peer led recovery communities with a specific focus on the ongoing work at ‘The Space’ project in Leeds. The importance of peer led communities, in recovery and challenging the stigma around mental ill health and/or addiction will be considered. The seminar will explain the background of The Space project, consider its aims and activities and how it differs from other forms of support. The personal experiences of some of its members explaining the benefits of attending The Space will be shared.
Light refreshments will be available.
We invite you to attend this free seminar.
This seminar is part of a series hosted by Care-Connect.
Dr Katy Wright (The Bauman Institute)
Helen Mason (The Space)