Transformation Center


Voicing lived experience...Generating mental health wellness through community, policy, training and peer support

Community Voice

2017 Community Voice Gatherings

Committing to Education, Advocacy, and Ethics: The Next Level in Peer Support

The Transformation Center’s “Community Voice Gatherings” (CVGs) expand access and information about peer support across culture, language and geographic lines.



Our Focus in 2017:
Access to On-Going Education
Continue Education Credits for Certified Peer Specialists
Advocacy to support Education

May 8 in Worcester  – ASL confirmed

Registration appreciated!

2016 Community Voice Gathering Reports

2016 Summary Report: Community Voice Gathering Aggregate

Regional Reports:

Affinity Groups & Allies

Community Voice activities support “affinity groups” of people who share a culture, language or other self-identified experience and inform “allies” who advocate and support these communites.   Affinity groups include:

Community-based diversity resources for people from a range communities have helped us strengthen our network of recovery and peer support.

Regional Peer Support Resources

Recovery Learning Communities based in six regions and many communities.  The Transformation Center is the administrator for TWO of the state’s six RLCs:

Metro Suburban RLC
Kiva Center at the Central MA RLC

Recovery Resource Centers

Online & other networks of peer support

Community Events Calendar

Voices for Change Newsletter