Mental Health America of Lancaster County
Compeer Lancaster
**NOTES** Click here for Coronavirus Information Matches volunteers in one-to-one relationships with adults who are recovering from mental illness. Their friendship provides structured opportunities for socialization which decreases loneliness and increases well being and confidence in the clients. Some opportunities include meeting for coffee, visiting local museums, going out to eat and taking walks together. Volunteers commit to four hour a month for one year. Other volunteer opportunities include making a 15 minute phone call each week to an individual waiting for one-to-one friend. Free training and ongoing support is provided. Within the same program, CompeerCORPS Vet2Vet matches military veterans with a veteran volunteer. Volunteer opportunities available.
245 Butler Avenue
Suite 204
Lancaster, PA 17601
Eligibility: Adults who are recovering from mental illness; Must have a referral from a mental health provider
Hours: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (717) 397-7461 Main
  • (717) 517-8446 Fax
Intake Procedure: Telephone
Fee Amounts: None
Service Contact: Joe Mills, Certified Compeer Professional and Volunteer Coordinator, 717-397-7461, compeer@compeerlancaster.org
Services:
  • Mentoring Programs
  • Transitional Mental Health Services
  • Volunteer Opportunities
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Mental Health America of Lancaster County
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