Powerpoint Presentations from the PREFER Summit 2012 are now available for download and viewing.


Keynote Speaker: Nora Jacobson     Peers as Dignity Workers


Panel: Dignity and Peer Support  Karen Cox, Constantin Nastic, and Laurie Fortnum  (no presentation available).

Reflections on dignity and the uniqueness of dignity work in peer approaches, its impact on workplace culture and peer worker retention, and a family perspective.


PREFER Summit – Evaluation 2012_(Kate Storey)


Setting Limits in Peer Support Kathryn Storey


Keynote Speaker: Stephane Grenier  Making Space for Peer Support — Peer Support Accreditation and Certification (Canada)


Activism in Peer Support :The Responsibility of Making Change Becky McFarlane  (no presentation available)


For presentations from The Dignity Workshop on Friday September 21, click here: Peers as Dignity Workers (9.21.12) and Friday – Boundaries in Peer Support Relationships_edited and PREFER Summit – Evaluation 2012

Seats have sold out at the PREFER summit for attendees.

If you wish to attend as part of the information fair or as an artist who is displaying their work, please get in touch with Elizabeth or Kalisha as soon as possible. Limited spaces remain and must be booked.

For Information/Resource tables for peer groups, mutal support/self-help groups, consumer survivor run organizations, consumer advocacy groups, etc please contact Elizabeth at e.carvalho@krasmancentre.com

Artists contact: Kalisha k.goodberry@krasmancentre.com