Peer Support and Peer Counseling

Contact: Rachel Vogelmeier 
rvogelmeier@independenceinc.org
Independent Living Skills/Peer Counseling Specialist
841-0333 ext. 115

Peer Counseling

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Individuals with disabilities who have gained knowledge and coping skills assist others in coping with their disability-related experiences. Trained volunteer counselors provide information, resource referral, emotional support and training. For information on volunteering, check out our informational flyer  Interested in learning more about what it means to be paired with a trained Peer Support Counselor and start sharing your disability-related experiences? Contact Rachel Vogelmeier 785-841-0333 ext. 115


Peer Support Groups

All Peer Groups and group events are currently being held virtually. Please visit our Peer Groups Activities Page for information on our weekly Peer groups that meet weekly through Chime.