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Peers at the Table – Blue Sky Letters to the Editor of the Fresno Bee

The following are letters to the editor of the Fresno Bee criticizing changes that have been implemented at Blue Sky that never got published.  We won’t be silenced, so here they are!       “I think Blue Sky should go back to being peer-led. Instead of hiring people who have lived experience with mental […]

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Peers at the Table Campaign Update | Ashli Moore

For those who need a brief refresher, Peers at the Table is a neurodiversity civil rights campaign advocating for peer-led wellness centers in the community and peer support specialist staffing in mental healthcare. Peers at the Table started in early 2017 as a response to Blue Sky Wellness Center in Fresno, CA, cutting vital services […]

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CALL-TO-ACTION | FRESNO COUNTY PUT PEERS AT THE TABLE #NOTHINGABOUTUSWITHOUTUS

By Eve Hinson, Badass Founder & Contributor | AmericanBadassAdvocates.org >> @badassadvocate | Facebook | Instagram | Pinterest | Tumblr Blue Sky Wellness Center was a refuge for me after my discharge from the psych ward for suicide compulsion in 2012. When becoming a member, I was treated with respect and assured of a stigma-free zone. The reassurance, support and […]

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Call-to-Action | Fresno County Put Peers At The Table #NothingAboutUsWithoutUs

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#peersatthetable Recap – International Badass Activists

Posts about #peersatthetable written by Ashli Moore and Eve Reiland | BadassActivist Source: #peersatthetable – International Badass Activists Tag: #peersatthetable MARCH 21, 2018 Peers at the Table Campaign Update | Ashli Moore DECEMBER 31, 2017 Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. | Looking back at campaigns of 2017. AUGUST 12, 2017 Fresno’s Mental Health Community Wonder Woman a […]

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#PeersAtTheTable | Letters & Rumors ep. 2 | Peers Hired, Worked, De-Hired & Never Paid

#PeersAtTheTable |Letters & Rumors ep. 2 | Peers Hired, Worked, De-Hired & Never Paid Peers speak out about changes at Blue Sky Wellness Center, managed by Kings View Behavioral Health and funded by Prop. 63.

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Starting To Fit In With Peers … and you can forget about the frog assignment …| Circa 27, 2007

Tue, Feb 27, 2007, 9:09 AM | Email From Me To Teacher Hi Ms. K  Good morning! I’ve been able to get access into Jared’s grades and have noticed in Science he didn’t do this one: 02/14/07 “draw, label, and color your own digestive system”  Grade: F (0/20=0%)   I’ve talked to him about it — he […]