Peer Mentor Lifestyle Coach Agency
The Peer Mentor Lifestyle Coach Agency (PMLCA) is a non-profit organization that specializes in training people with development disabilities to serve as Peer Mentors. The unique feature of PMLCA is that Peer Mentors are responsible for training and assisting others with development disabilities. Peer mentors are trained to provide independent living support, mobility training, community inclusion, socialization and health lifestyle coaching. Peer mentors are responsible for training and assisting others to develop the sills necessary to live as independently as possible. Peer Mentors also provide skills training in: budgeting, shopping, meal planning and preparation, household maintenance, time management, community access, mobility, self-advocacy, developing effective communication skills and locating social and recreational opportunities.