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(40.761528,-111.878525)
 

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Mission Statement

Our mission is to develop and implement consumer-driven programs and services that promote the empowerment, recovery, inclusion, dignity, and acceptance of consumers of mental health services and to end the discrimination associated with mental illness.

Description

Empowerment Services is a statewide mental health consumer/peer education and advocacy organization that develops alternative recovery-based programs and promotes the equality, dignity and inclusion for people who receive mental health services in Utah.

Our current goals:

We are currently working to develop the infrastructure essential to effectively cultivate and sustain a united consumer voice and create system transformation;

Partner with people with behavioral health disorders and their family members to promote individual and system level health, wellness, recovery and resilience:

Partner with state agencies, service providers and community partners to provide education and needed system improvements to decrease suicide in Utah; and

Promote peer learning opportunities that advance the knowledge of consumers to facilitate empowerment, foster the appreciation of resiliency gained through lived experience, and advance the understanding of peer support.

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http://www.empowermentservices.org

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