COTI PEER ADVOCATE
at FLACRA

Date Posted: 7/13/2020

Job Description

COTI PEER ADVOCATE:   The Peer Advocate provides peer support services to clients with mental illness and/or substance abuse. Under the supervision of the Program Manager the Peer Specialist will function as a role model to peers; exhibiting competency in personal recovery and use of coping skills; serve as a consumer advocate, providing consumer information and peer support for clients in outpatient and inpatient settings; perform a wide range of tasks to assist peers of all ages in regaining independence within the community and mastery over their own recovery process. 


Finger Lakes Addictions Counseling and Referral Agency (FLACRA) is a growing, not-for-profit behavioral health and substance abuse treatment provider with decades of experience and multiple innovative program located throughout the Finger Lakes Region. Our services include outpatient, residential, crisis center, vocational, housing and youth services. We pride ourselves on being committed to the professional development of all our staff and if that is important to you, we invite you to choose FLACRA! 

Excellent benefits package.


For additional information regarding these positions or 
other inquiries regarding employment at FLACRA, 
please send resume 
or fax to: 315.462.6400

Job Requirements

High School Diploma or GED required.  Must be eighteen years of age or older.  Willingness to earn NYS Certified Recovery Peer Advocate (CRPA) required.   Valid NYS Drivers’ License Required. 

Job Snapshot

About Us

FLACRA offers comprehensive treatment and compassionate help for those affected by alcohol and substance abuse. We believe addiction is a treatable disease.

Founded in 1973, FLACRA is a private non-profit substance abuse treatment provider with decades of experience and a number of program locations throughout the 5 county Finger Lakes Region. Services include a crisis center, multiple outpatient clinics and residential facilities, as well as vocational and housing services. Over 5,000 people are served each year.

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