We hope you will join us for our monthly Long Island Peer Networking Meeting
hosted by our very own
Emily Vaianella, Outreach and Training Peer Specialist, and Ralph Matalone, Peer Support Line Peer Specialist.
“Getting Involved in Peer Advocacy”
Cory Muraglio will be facilitating this workshop to allow for a discussion on how you can become involved in advocacy, work in Peer Services, and many other opportunities!
Come learn about ways to get involved in advocacy, including the Office of Mental Health’s Regional Advocacy Committee Meetings, volunteer opportunities with Dr. Pat Deegan’s Hearing Distressing Voices Training, and the Long Island RPC’s Lived Experience Workforce Group.
This workshop will allow for an open discussion on ways you could become involved, make your voice heard, & work as a change agent!

The meeting will be held
Thursday, September 19th
3:30-5:00 pm.
We will meet at the Association for Mental Health and Wellness, Pollack Center,
939 Johnson Avenue Ronkonkoma, in the cafeteria
"Cory Muraglio is the new Regional Advocacy Specialist for the Long Island Region. He has received a Bachelor of Arts from Stony Brook University. He looks forward to serving the people of Long Island as the Regional Advocacy Specialist and is excited help others achieve their goals in their own mental health journey."
Please R.S.V.P by replying to
Emily Vaianella, Outreach and Training Peer Specialist
& share with those who may be interested.

If you can't make it in person, don't worry! you can join us virtually by clicking the button below at the time of the meeting!
See flyer below & email me with any suggestions for topics or if you are interested in presenting at future meetings.
We hope to see you there!