The Sweet Spot for Peer Support

If you would give me just a little more of your time, I promise you I can show you a future much different.”

For Clarence Jordan, Beacon’s Vice President of Wellness and Recovery, these words changed everything. Facing incarceration if he didn’t get treatment for his illness, Jordan felt unable to commit to recovery until a skillful facility nurse–a peer who struggled with the same illness–intervened. Read his story in Beacon Lens.