Global Network of Peer Support

The Global Network of Peer Support Organizations began with 14 projects funded by Peers for Progress: 6 short-term projects (Demonstration Grants) and 8 long-term projects (Evaluation Grants). Since then, this community has grown with membership from other peer support programs and organizations around the world.

Organization Type Description Website Address
Campesinos Sin Fronteras Demonstration Grants The Campesinos Diabetes Management Program (CDMP) is offered by Campesinos Sin Fronteras (CSF). The program assists medically underserved and poor migrant and seasonal farm workers and new immigrants who have diabetes and who live in the rural border communities of Somerton, Gadsden, San Luis, Wellton, Dateland, and www.campesinossinfronteras.org Yuma County, AZ 98005
US
Diabetes Buddies (Administrative Site) Demonstration Grants University of California Los Angeles, Global Center for Children and Families with the University of Western Cape and Women for Peace Cape Town
ZA
American Academy of Family Physicians National Research Network (Intervention Site) Evaluation Grants Evaluating the Implementation and Effectiveness of a Diabetes Peer Mentoring Program Los Angeles, CA 90001
US
American Academy of Family Physicians National Research Network Evaluation Grants Evaluating the Implementation and Effectiveness of a Diabetes Peer Mentoring Program Los Angeles, CA 90001
US
Mahidol University Demonstration Grants Peer Supports for Sustainable Self-Care and Enhancing Quality of Life Among Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 Patients in Thailand TH
Health of Population in Transition Research Group Demonstration Grants Pilot Study of a Community-Based Peer Support Intervention to Improve Diabetes Self-Management and Outcomes in Cameroon Yaounde
CM
CONICET (National Research Council of Argentina) Demonstration Grants Optimizing Diabetes Outcomes: The Role of Peers La Plata
AR
American Academy of Family Physicians National Resarch Network (Administrative Site) Evaluation Grants Evaluating the Implementation and Effectiveness of a Diabetes Peer Mentoring Program Kansas City, MO 64147
US
University of California-San Francisco Evaluation Grants Peer Coaching for Low-Income Patients with Diabetes in Primary Care San Francisco, CA 94109
US
University of Alabama at Birmingham Evaluation Grants Evaluating Community Peer Advisors and Diabetes Outcomes in Rural Alabama Birmingham, AL 35203
US
PLEASED (University of Michigan) Evaluation Grants Peer-led self-management support in "real world" clinical and community settings Ann Arbor, MI 48103
US
RAPSID (Cambridge University Hospitals) Evaluation Grants RAPSID: Can peer support, delivered as a group or individual intervention, enable people with diabetes and improve their health? Cambridge
GB
Asia Diabetes Foundation and Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity Evaluation Grants Peer Support, Empowerment and Remote Communication Linked by Information Technology (PEARL): A Multi-Component Program to Improve Community-Based Diabetes Care Hong Kong SAR
CN
Centre for Population Research, Cameroon Demonstration Grants Non-Governmental Research Organisation with interest in developing and promoting culturally appropriate research solutions for chronic disease prevention and control in Cameroon. Major Peer support activity includes the implementation of PERDIACARE project in rural and urban Cameroon CM
San Diego State University Evaluation Grants Academic Institution San Diego, CA
US
UCLA Evaluation Grants an academic institution 10920 Wishire Blvd.
Suite 350
Los Angeles, CA 90024
US
SDSU Evaluation Grants university San Diego, CA 92115
US
BACH SDSU Evaluation Grants Puentes 9245 Sky Park Court #220
San Diego, CA 92123
US
UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON Demonstration Grants I am a registered nurse currently in the PhD program at the University of Wisconsin Madison. I am under the advisory of Dr. Linda Baumann and I am involved in her processing the data for the current project; Peers for Progress Uganda pilot study. As I progress with my studies, I will focus my study in diabetes as an area of research and also intend to explore various ways to build diabetes peer support network in Kenya and also with the African immigrants in the USA. 5683 Vineyard rd.
Madison, WI 53715
US
Australasian Peers for Progress - diabetes Monash University Evaluation Grants Australasian Peers for Progress - diabetes aims to evaluate peer support groups for achieving better health outcomes, increased social and emotional support improved linkage to clinical care and ongoing support for participants 89 Commercial Road
Monash University, AMREP Campu
Melbourne Vic 3004
AU
UW-Madison Demonstration Grants graduate student working with Professor Linda Baumann Peers for Progress Pilot Study UGANDA Madison, WI 53715
US