|Peer Support Capacity: Recovery Community Center
|| Recovery Community Center Governance
|| The recovery community center has structures and processes for governance and decision-making that are inclusive of the recovery community and its principles.
||Operations and Management
||The physical space is safe, clean, and in compliance with building codes and ordinances.
|| Recovery Hospitality
|| The recovery community center is inclusive of all paths of recovery and responsible to local recovery communities.
||Community and Civic Engagement
||The RCC is embedded among community institutions and stakeholders; it provides its members opportunities for community engagement and valued social roles.
||The recovery community center offers a diverse menu of programs and services.
||Preparing Peers for Service
||The recovery community center has effective methods to prepare peers to be of service.
|| The recovery community center uses community-informed evaluation measures (processes) and collects a variety of data on both and to determine effectiveness and to improve programs, services, and activities.
|Peer Support Capacity: Recovery Coaching
||Preparing Peers for Service
||The program has effective methods to prepare peers to be recovery coaches.
||Ensuring Program Quality
||The program ensures that its recovery coaching program is effective in engaging and supporting participants.
|| The program uses at entry and across time to track participant progress and program outcomes.
|Peer Support Capacity: Training & Technical Assistance
||The training/technical assistance provider has up-to-date expertise and competencies related to facilitating learning and change within organizations.
||The training/technical assistance provider establishes effective relationships/ partnerships with T/TA clients.
||Assessing Needs, Finding the Facts
||The training/technical assistance provider uses a variety of assessment strategies to gather objective, accurate, complete and relevant information the group to be served.
|| Providing Technical Assistance
||The technical assistance provider uses the best practices in facilitation/consultation to engage TA clients in participatory/joint problem solving.
||The training provider provides objective- oriented (and when applicable, standards based) training curricula that use best practices in adult learning, and are sensitive to the needs of the recovery community.
|| Evaluating Training and Technical Assistance
||The training/technical assistance provider conducts evaluation to assess the efficacy of T/TA.
|Furthering the Field
|| Service to the Recovery Community
|| The organization engages in the highest level of service to the recovery community on a local, regional, and national level.
|| The organization engages in exemplary advocacy for people in recovery at a local, regional, and national level, using a variety of strategies.
||Champion for a Recovery- oriented Community
||The organization works to change systems and community conditions to help create context in which a recovery- oriented community can emerge.
|| Evidence-based Practice
|| The organization uses best available evidence to make informed decisions about programs, services, activities.
|| The organization has clear goals, policies, operational plans, and management accountability/oversight mechanisms to provide culturally and linguistically appropriate peer services. (Adapted from the Office of Minority Health National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services)
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