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Peer Recovery Services

Grow Through, What You Go Through.

For millions of people recovering from addiction to drugs and alcohol, recovery can be an isolating process. Individuals may find that they have less in common with old friends than they thought, unsure of where to begin or where to go, and a peer recovery coach is a great way to help individuals feel less isolated and remember that they are on their own pathway to recovery. Making new, sober friends is often a part of recovery, but if you haven’t had time to do that yet, a peer recovery coach can serve as a great reminder of what you’re working toward.

Perhaps the biggest benefit of a peer recovery coach is knowing that there is always someone in your corner. No matter what’s going on in your life, you know that this one person wants the best for you and your recovery. They represent the best of what recovery can do for an individual, and they are a reminder of what you can achieve if you stick with your recovery. A peer recovery coach’s job is to guide you through your addiction recovery. A peer recovery coach will help individuals create a vision for recovery, define goals, ask questions, listen, and help individuals reach their said goals.

A Peer Recovery Specialist:

  • Works with you to shape your individual pathway to recovery
  • Supports all pathways to recovery
  • Maintains confidentiality
  • Clarifies each step to reach your goal
  • Identifies and removes barriers to recovery
  • Connects you with a full range of peer support groups
  • Supports positive change
  • Provides encouragement and celebrates your success
  • Works with people who have active addictions, people who are already in recovery, and any friend/family member concerns of someone’s substance misuse.

A Peer Recovery Specialist will Assist You:

  • Finding alternatives to addictive behavioral and reduce harm.
  • Find resources and navigate the human services, judicial, and healthcare systems.
  • Identify, work on, and achieve life goals.
  • Develop Recovery Plans, individualized for every participant.

A Peer Recovery Specialist can help you connect with all of the services listed, as well as connect you to: treatment, mental health supports, education, transitional housing, shelters, food pantries, and recovery support groups. All conversations are confidential. A Recovery Coach Does Not: Diagnose or treat addictions, Judge Anyone, or Tell Anyone what to do

All conversations are confidential.

If you or someone you know needs assistance, contact the Peer Recovery office at: 812-254-2760 ext. 4178 or please fill out a request form. Or visit the Meet Our Coaches page to learn more about us!

Residential Treatment Facilities:
There are many types of evidence-based treatment available, including intensive inpatient, outpatient, residential, or day treatment. Click here for a list of Men and Women’s Residential Treatment facilities for substance use disorder in Indiana.

Shaina Bradley

Director of Peer Recovery Services
State Opioid Response 3 Project Coordinator- Daviess County

Daviess Community Hospital
Ph: 812-254-2760 ext. 4178
Cell: 812-642-4297
Fax: 812-254-4801