The Workforce Development Center at Rowan College of
South Jersey (RCSJ) –Gloucester Campus will hold an information session on
their Certified Peer Recovery Specialist program on Tuesday, Dec. 10, at 6 p.m.
Information about the RCSJ certificate program will be provided, and College
staff will be available to discuss application requirements. The program is
sponsored by the Gloucester County Board of Chosen Freeholders, and offered in
partnership with the Center for Family Services.
Peer Recovery Specialists have direct experience
with substance abuse – their own or a close family member’s – and they apply that
experience by providing non-clinical assistance to individuals struggling to
overcome the same issues. The certification program will prepare students to
become skilled specialists in a variety of settings, including treatment
centers, hospitals, recovery centers, faith-based organizations and other
For more information and to RSVP, contact Felicia
Carroll at 856-415-2216 or email [email protected].
The RCSJ–Gloucester Campus Workforce Development Center
is located at 1492 Tanyard Road in Deptford, just off Exit 56 of Route 55.