We are mostly known for our Statewide Young Adult Warmline, but we certainly provide a wide range of other services as well. Below, you will find a bunch of resources that anyone, between the ages of 15-29, can get involved with. If you’re interested in learning more about any of our offerings or would like to collaborate, please feel free to connect with us via the Contact page!
If you’re a young adult curious about peer support and becoming a Warmline Operator then please email your resume to Connect@joinrisebe.org.
Alternatives To Suicide
The Alternatives to Suicide approach is about openly exploring the meaning behind thoughts and feelings of suicide, as well as what might be worth living for. In “Alt2Su” groups we find strength in coming together to support one another in our times of greatest distress. This is an in person offering for young adults.
Statewide YA Advisory Board Meetings
These meetings usually take place in person at 114 West Main St. New Britain from 11am to 1pm! This is a hybrid offering so feel free to join via Zoom by clicking here.
Our Social Media and Outreach Coordinator, Marco Stanley, facilitates a weekly virtual peer support group for young adults.
The Cozy Corner‘s intention is to serve as a peaceful space of belonging where teens, young adults, and peers can creatively connect and hold space with one another.
If you have any questions regarding this offering, please reach out via the Contact page or email Marco at MStanley@joinrisebe.org.
You can join the meetings via Zoom here.
Coordinators Marco and Skyler use their lived experience to host the podcast, The Daily Flow.
As young adults in recovery, we understand there’s immense value to be found in our stories. Using our voice to harness and share what’s within us can be an extremely empowering and cathartic process.
We look forward to creating more authentic spaces for young adults to feel seen, heard, and valued. Please get connected with us if you’re curious about collaborating.