Things to Consider
Implementation guide TOOL
This detailed implementation guide from the Betsy Lehman Center for Patient Safety provides a framework for any new peer support program. Download the guide
Work plan TOOL
This sample work plan includes meetings, tasks and deadlines to keep your efforts organized and on track. Download spreadsheet
Screening peer supporters tool
Peer supporter agreements tool
The peer supporter's role should be concise and clearly communicated.
Examples of peer support programs TOOL
Where will the support program be anchored? Use these examples from several organizations to help guide your decision.
The RISE toolkit preview was developed by Johns Hopkins Hospital to provide an overview of the process for implementing a peer support program. Download the toolkit
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center created this short, step-by-step guide to scaling your program in new departments. Download the checklist