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Peer Place

At First Baptist Hendersonville

First Baptist Hendersonville is excited to become the official home of PEER Place!

 

 

To Promote Education, Experiences, and Relationships in a community-based program for adults with intellectual and developmental differences, thus empowering them to achieve their highest potential mentally, physically, socially, emotionally, and spiritually.

 

 

 

PEER Place meets 

Mondays – Thursdays 

from 8am – 3pm here at FBCH.

“My young adult with a learning difference has aged out of special education programs. What now?”

Check out PEER Place: where he or she will continue to be in a positive social and experiential learning environment.

The mission of PEER Place is to promote education, experiences, and relationships in a community based program for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, thus empowering them to achieve their highest potential mentally, physically, socially, emotionally, and spiritually.

WHO WE ARE

Peer Place is a 501c3 non-profit organization providing the following opportunities for adults with intellectual and developmental differences:

Opportunities to build friendships and develop strong social skills.

Opportunities for further learning of basic reading, math, and computer skills.

Training for a lifestyle of healthy habits including recreation and exercise.

Job training and volunteer skills which will enable the participant to contribute to society and obtain personal fulfillment.

Questions?

Contact Laura Poteet:  Email – l p o t e e t @ f b c h t n . o r g

Phone – 6 1 5 – 4 4 7 – 1 3 5 0