PEERhelp Certified Peer Recovery Helpline


What is PEERhelp?

There is hope. There is help.

Calls to the peer line are answered by Certified Peer Recovery Specialists who have experienced substance use issues and mental health challenges in their lives.

Our Certified Peer Recovery Specialists have a deep understanding of what you are going through and are here to provide emotional support, comfort and referrals to resources.

All calls are strictly confidential.

How can PEERhelp help you?

Call PEERhelp if you’re experiencing:

  • Substance use issues
  • The need for recovery support
  • Life challenging issues
  • Problems with family or friends
  • Loneliness
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Other emotional or mental health challenges


Meetings are currently conducted virtually. To sign up for a meeting please contact us at

Monday, 1–2:30 p.m. – Living Free
Tuesday, 7–8:30 p.m. – Living Free
Wednesday, 6–7:30 p.m. – Living Free
Thursday, 9:30–10:30 a.m. – Pathways to Recovery
Friday, 1–2:30 p.m. – Living Free

What is Living Free?

Living Free is a tool that equips people with the tools to overcome the obstacles in their life. Living Free uses a personalized discovery, personalized support, and is flexible to meet the needs of different people.

What is Pathways to Recovery?

The Recovery Exploration group is an open discussion support and educational group for those who are in recovery from Substance Use and Mental Health challenges.  This group will choose to discuss their own recovery focused topics week to week, share with others their experiences and offer support to one another in a virtual room.

Call for help today

Talk to someone who’s been where you are, contact us:


  • Monday through Friday
  • 8 a.m. to noon

If you are in crisis or considering suicide, call the 24-Hour Respond Crisis Hotline – 800-366-1132.


If you are interested in becoming a PEERhelp volunteer with Ballad Health, please complete this application:

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