Lakes Region Consumer Advisory Board Mission Statement CornerBridge and Concord Peer Support serve consumers of mental health services. Our mission is to promote peer support as an effective means of learning alternative strategies to manage aspects of their individual circumstances. Peer Support encourages individuals to become more proactive in their recovery and thus more empowered. This is accomplished through educational, vocational, interpersonal, social, and spiritual opportunities. Support is provided in an atmosphere free of judgment, stigma, and medical model labeling; focusing instead on acceptance, validation, empowerment, and personal growth. The Lakes Region Consumer Advisory Board is composed of members that have been, or are presently involved in the mental health system. We believe in wellness... Our Mission The Lakes Region Consumer Advisory Board is the foundation for US to reach our goals and change our lives by changing the perception we have of ourselves as we relate to the larger community and the perception the larger community has of US. We are people learning to work strategies of Recovery, Wellness and Empowerment. Lakes Region Consumer is a Peer Support network enabling US to reach our goals and change our lives by nurturing our personal strengths. Our vision is to create a culture that promotes personal responsibility for Recovery, Wellness, Empowerment and Advocacy for oneself and others while acknowledging the divine right we have as Human Beings.
Board of Directors and Staff Our Board of Directors is composed of consumers (members) and professionals from the local communities. Board of Directors VACANT- President Trish Mahon-Vice President (Interim) Michael Barton- Treasurer Becky Zinck, Secretary Norman Chagnon Chris Cheney-Rolfe Ken Pellitier David Plummer
Staff Patt Fancy- Executive Director Colleen Allard-CornerBridge Program Director Cabrinni Kulish-Tobin-Concord Peer Support Program Director Cindy Robinson-Pemi Valley Outreach Coordinator