Peer support is meeting people where they are. Our Peer Support will walk alongside you as you find your pathway. We provide support, resources, and advocacy for individual needs while empowering individuals to find their voice and make choices that promote self-sufficiency. We recognize that you are the expert in your life and you will not have to do it alone.
Our Certified Peer Support Specialists are trained and passionate about supporting those seeking recovery from substance use. Have lived experience with substance use, homelessness, overcoming obstacles/barriers, and finding a holistic recovery pathway that works for them. We have offices in both Saint Paul and Minneapolis.
CCC has three key goals to combat opioid misuse in the black community (1) decreasing opioid overdoses and mortality. (2) decreasing the prevalence of opioid use disorder. (3) educating the community.
Expand the use and distribution of Naloxone and Fentanyl test strips.
To implement an outreach program to train potential bystanders on how to respond to someone experiencing an overdose.
The outreach program would also increase general awareness and understanding of Fentanyl among opioid users.
Provide screening, diagnosis, and assessments for treatment of opioid use and other substances.
Increase access to Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT).
Have community conversations with all impacted by the epidemic we are currently in and address through services the community needs and wants.
Connect with local organizations to build the resources needed.
Northside Minneapolis Support
We have expanded our work to the North Minneapolis community providing non-billable peer support and many other resources and services. We realize there has been a lack of resources and trauma experienced within this community. We will support, initiate healing and foster self-sufficiency through supportive services. We are partnering with agencies and organizations to ensure everyone who needs services receives services without barriers.
1 West Water Street, Suite 210
Saint Paul, MN 55107
1011 West Broadway Ave, Suite 201
Minneapolis, MN 55411