Wednesday August 13th - UCLA Royce Hall, Los Angeles

Nominate Consumer/Peer Leaders

Join SAMHSA’s Voice Awards program in recognizing consumer/peer leaders who use their stories of resilience to educate others about behavioral health and demonstrate that people with mental and/or substance use disorders can, and do, recover and lead meaningful lives.

If you know of a consumer/peer leader who has made outstanding contributions in all of the following areas, please nominate that person for a 2015 Voice Award.

  • Personally demonstrated that recovery is real and possible
  • Led efforts to reduce the prejudice and discrimination associated with behavioral health conditions
  • Made a positive impact on communities, workplaces, or schools

To submit a nomination, download and complete the consumer/peer leader nomination form (PDF | 305 KB, DOC | 356 KB), and mail it to the following address:

Attn: Voice Awards
2121 K Street, NW, Suite 650
Washington, DC 20037
202–331–9420 (Fax)

Nominations are open to anyone. There is no limit to the number an individual can submit, and self-nominations are welcome.

The Voice Awards program defines “consumer/peer leader” broadly as a person who has received or is receiving services for a mental and/or substance use disorder.

Last Updated: 11/17/2014