Youth Peer Support (CPS-Y) - Children Services - Bullock/Macon Counties

Location: Union Springs, Alabama UNITED STATES

QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GED; 16 -30 years of age. Must have personal experience (“lived experience”) in mental health services or child welfare service and/or systems, have the ability to “relate” to youth. Must have the ability to express self clearly and effectively in oral and written communication with basic computer skills; ability to work independently and the ability to function effectively within a team. Be able to work flexible hours (Evenings, some weekends). Must have a valid Alabama Driving License and a clean driving record. 


  • Provide support to young adults, ages 16 -21, by sharing lived experiences and building relationships.
  • Connect young adults to community supports and natural supports.
  • Coordinate outreach and youth engagement within the community.
  • Assist to identify goals and create action plans in tandem with treatment plan.
  • Facilitate trainings and groups as scheduled and requested.
  • Documentation of events; preparation of progress notes, consults, etc.

Contact: Anita Ellis 
Address: 200 Cherry St, Troy, Alabama, 36081 UNITED STATES 
Telephone: 334-566-6022