To help set the scene, this brief section looks at the benefits of peer networks. It also gives an introduction to group processes; peer networks involve people being in groups so it is helpful to think about what happens in groups.
Read more about them here:
- Peer networks: what they are and how they can help
- A bit about Group processes
- Peer support glossary
Below is a great introductory video clip, produced by the Community Disability Alliance Hunter (CDAH). You can read more about this user led peer network organisation here http://www.cdah.org.au/