PeerGalaxy Calendar

Welcome to PeerGalaxy Calendar featuring offerings of telephone + online peer support + wellness activities! 

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How Events are Sorted:

First, at the top of the list: Disaster Hotline & Oregon Safe + Strong Helpline.

Next in the list: Bundled “All Day” Events for organizations with events happening at multiple times throughout the day and/or in many formats or locations; these are bundled into a single listing to prevent endless scrolling.  Usually these offer a lookup by zip code or other criteria. 

Lastly, Time-Specific Events listed by start time from 12:01am early morning to 11:59pm late night.  Warmlines and places east of Oregon’s time zone tend to start earlier (e.g. 4am in Oregon is 7am in New York).

Aug
4
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Aug
6
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Aug
9
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 9 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Aug
11
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Aug
13
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Aug
16
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 16 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Aug
18
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Aug
20
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Aug
23
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 23 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Aug
25
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Aug
27
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Aug
30
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Aug 30 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Sep
1
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Sep
3
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Sep
6
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 6 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Sep
8
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Sep
10
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Sep
13
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 13 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Sep
15
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Sep
17
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Sep
20
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 20 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Sep
22
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Sep
24
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Sep
27
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 27 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Sep
29
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Sep 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Oct
1
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Oct
4
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 4 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Oct
6
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Oct
8
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Oct
11
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 11 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Oct
13
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Oct
15
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Oct
18
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 18 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Oct
20
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Oct
22
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Oct
25
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 25 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Oct
27
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Oct
29
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Nov
1
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 1 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Nov
3
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Nov
5
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Nov
8
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 8 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Nov
10
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Nov
12
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Nov
15
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 15 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Nov
17
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Nov
19
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Nov
22
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 22 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Nov
24
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Nov
26
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Nov
29
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Nov 29 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Dec
1
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Dec
3
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Dec
6
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 6 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Dec
8
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Dec
10
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Dec
13
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 13 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Dec
15
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Dec
17
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Dec
20
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 20 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

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Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Dec
22
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Dec
24
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/

Dec
27
Mon
HVN – Hearing Voices Network Pacific Rim – Portland / Oregon City – Virtual Online Group – Mondays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 27 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Portland / Oregon City HVN

This online HVN group is a resource for people living Portland/Vancouver but is also open to people from other geographic regions. This group is open to anyone who has lived experience with voices, visions, extreme states, or unshared realities.  It is also open to anyone who directly supports someone who has had these experiences (like a spouse, family member or friend).

Meeting schedule:

Mondays 12:30pm to 2pm PST (90 minutes).

Feel free to connect as early as 12:20pm for our pre-meeting hangout.
The group will formally start at 12:30pm.
NOTE: All meetings subject to change without notice.  Check the website for the most current information
This group is currently hosted on the ZOOM platform. It can be joined online via computer, tablet or smartphone or by plain telephone. Video is encouraged but optional.

To join the meeting via Zoom

Meeting ID: 103 272 636

Join by Phone:

(253) 215 8782 US
Then enter the Meeting ID: 103 272 636
There is no password.
To connect by telephone (no video, just audio)
+12532158782,,103272636# US (Tacoma)
+16699009128,,103272636# US (San Jose)
+13462487799,,103272636# US (Houston)

If you have any questions,

We are:

* Friendly, respectful, supportive, and caring

* Open-minded (no preconceived notions, explanations, etc.)

* Welcoming to both experiencers and supporters

* Not “judgy”

* A social meeting (not a therapy group)

* Free to change our minds at anytime

* Here because we want to be (each person is free to come and go from the meeting)

In our meetings, we:

* Share our personal experiences

* Honor and accept each others’ experiences

* Don’t try to talk others out of their experiences or the meaning they make from them

* Make no assumptions regarding why others are here

* Prefer common, easily-understood language that reflects the experience of the person sharing

* Want each person to take care of themselves as they need, such as by leaving the group or taking a break

* When requested, give personal reflections (feedback) on others’ sharing

* Maintain a confidential space

* Aim for an attitude of radical forgiveness

The Nine Freedoms of Pacific Rim HVN

1. We are free to interpret our experiences using whatever framework we choose.

2. We are free to use whatever language and vocabulary we decide is right for ourselves.

3. We are free to choose whether and when to explore the meaning of our experiences.

4. We are free to share openly without fear of judgment or shaming.

5. We are free to challenge dominant cultural beliefs.

6. We are free to believe (or not believe) in the concept of “mental illness.”

7. We are free to come and go as we please.

8. We are free to talk about anything.

9. We are free to change our minds at any time.

logoPacific Rim Hearing Voices Network – A regional network specifically serving the Pacific Northwest and Pacific Island regions.  These online groups are for people who experience (or have experienced) voices, visions, extreme states and other unshared realities, as well as for people who directly support someone at home with these experiences.  We are working to build community in Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Islands.

All frameworks are welcome.

These online groups fully adhere to the Pacific Rim HVN Charter. These groups are non-judgmental, do not assume illness, and are not considered treatment or therapy. Pacific Rim HVN groups are social gatherings for people with lived experience to come together and share those experiences in an atmosphere of open-mindedness and mutual respect. Sharing your story, as well as receiving feedback from others, is always optional.

Our groups are hosted on Zoom and are available via computer, tablet, smartphone or landline.

Groups are designated for specific regions but are also OPEN to people from other geographical areas.

poster

Website:
Online Groups:
Pacific Rim HVN Charter (adapted from the HVN England Charter):
Dec
29
Wed
PA – Project A.B.L.E. – Voices and Visions with Aaron – Wednesdays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

logo

Project A.B.L.E. (A Better Life Experience) offering virtual online peer support activities via Zoom.

2pm-3pm PST | Voices and Visions with Aaron (CEU may be available)

Zoom Link for scheduled event times:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/5433781708

Or call 543-378-1708

Online Virtual Groups web page:

https://projectable.org/what-we-do/activities/

Online Virtual Activities Now Available – As a cautionary measure due to the Covid-19 Corona Virus, Project ABLE will be hosting our groups, activities and events online. Click on the link below to learn how to access our Virtual Activities!

Website:

https://projectable.org/

Facebook Social Media page:

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectABLEInc/

Project A.B.L.E. is “A place to find Hope, gain Support and build Community.”

Dec
31
Fri
ROCC – Recovery Outreach Community Center – Voices and Visions Group with Aaron at ROCC – Fridays @ Online via Zoom
Dec 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

logo

ROCC Salem presents online peer support

Voices and Visions
Fridays 1–2:30pm  (NOTE: New day and time, formerly Sundays)
with Aaron

A group for those who have experienced extreme states or visions.
Information, support and discussion that promotes wellness and understanding is provided by facilitator Aaron Benson.

Click link below to attend group. You will be asked to register on ZOOM. It’s free and fast!

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsf-usqTkiE9aGL4V6yQMgbZyewOy8Dmci

ZOOM Meeting ID: 851 8247 2892

ROCC has peer support by phone and other online groups, too!

Peer Support is now available on the phone Seven days a week, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm (PST)

Peer support is about connecting with someone in a way that contributes to both people learning and growing. There’s no assessment, diagnosis, or treatment. It’s about helping each other understand how we’ve come to know what we know, and moving toward what we want, instead of just getting away from what we don’t want.

One on One Peer support via phone is available with certified Peer Support Specialists

Peer Support Numbers 11 am-7 pm (PST)

971-718-8668 (Tuesday-Thursday)

971-718-8670 (Friday-Monday)

UPDATE (06/05/2020): ROCC now open 12-5pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday *

* Social distancing guidelines apply. Call ahead for details.

To learn about ROCC’s Online Groups, visit:
http://www.roccsalem.org/online-groups

ROCC Mission Statement

Recovery Outreach Community Center (ROCC), is a safe place for people recovering from or who are interested in mental health, addiction, trauma, or other related issues. Our mission is to empower and respect others through peer-led service and peer-to-peer support. We want to encourage self-direction, personal responsibility and hope, by providing a safe place for people to share stories and heal.

ROCC Principles

Principle I

The source of ROCC’s power is peer-to-peer relations. By sharing story and experiences, we lead each other into hope.

Principle II

Self-direction and personal recovery is ROCC’s goal. To be able to lead, control and choose your own recovery path will achieve a self-determined life.

Principle III

ROCC requires respectful conduct and encourages the voice of all. We must instill hope in the individual while fulfilling the values of the group.

ROCC Website:

https://www.roccsalem.org

ROCC Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/ROCCSALEM/

ROCC Facebook Group for Chat:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/232944234571700/