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February 7-8, 2019
Perdido Beach Resort | Orange Beach, Alabama

The Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation produces the Annual National Peer Program Conference to provide training for current and future Peer Program Coordinators.  The conference attracts speakers, presenters, counselors, teachers, social workers, and nonprofit administrators from around the country.  This Conference provides a forum for adult Peer Program Coordinators to train, collaborate, and share best practices for Peer Helper Programs.

 This Conference allows you to dive deeper into current topics related to peer-to-peer support groups, gain the materials and tactics to train students to be Peer Helpers and hear from other Peer Program Professionals on the tips they use for a successful program. Do not let this opportunity pass you by to gain great information while enjoying the beautiful sunsets in Orange Beach, Alabama.


*Agenda times and presenters may be subject to change*

Keynote Speakers

Keith & Sara Davis 

Keith and Sara Davis are a dynamic husband and wife duo dedicated to empowering today’s youth. Combined, they have more than 45 years of experience inspiring and encouraging audiences of all ages around the world to make constructive and rewarding life choices.

Keynote: I’m Ready to Win!

Every great victory is won because a team of world class people work together to get the job done. Let’s continue to prepare ourselves as champions to create a strong, lasting legacy for the next generation.

Let’s work together

Let’s prepare like champions and  — the next generation

Breakout Session Topics

Safe Conversations
Legal Responsibilities
Autism & Suicide
Eating Disorders
Peer to Peer Social Stuggles
Peer Mediation
Coping Skills
Alcohol & Drug Trends
Human Trafficking
And many more to come….! 


Casual, comfortable clothing is encouraged. Please leave business attire behind. Jeans and flip flops are appropriate for this Conference…we are on Island Time!



A group rate is available at the Perdido Beach Resort where conference is being held. The group rate is $109.00 per night plus tax.  Attendees can make group rate reservations online with Perdido Beach Resort or contact the hotel directly for reservations by calling 1-800-634-8001.

Group Rate Code is: 15609


Nearest Airport

Pensacola International Airport: (850) 436-5000 (most convenient to Perdido Beach Resort)

Rental cars will be needed to get from the airport to the Resort or Lyft is available if traveling in Alabama or Florida.

Professional Development

Alabama Educators Session Title: PD-PPC-2019 Session Number: 9th Annual Peer Program Conference

NBCC Credit Number: SP-3223
Alabama Social Workers Credit Number: #0581

Share Your Story Video Contest

Share Your Story Video Submission Contest

Please submit a 60 second video using the form below based on one of the following categories:

1) Your Peer Helpers program’s positive impact on your campus

2) A Peer Helper’s impact on another student on your campus

3) Your Peer Helpers program impact on an individual Peer Helper

1st Place – $350 for Primary & Secondary

2nd Place – $150 for Primary & Secondary

JCMF and ThriveWay will award separate 1st and 2nd place prizes for Primary and Secondary Peer Helpers programs. 8 total winners will be chosen. Contest only available for registered Conference attendees.

Thank you for allowing the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation and ThriveWay to Share Your Story!

Video Submission Deadline: February 1, 2019

Exhibitors & Sponsors

Bayside Behavioral Health
Drug Education Council
Baldwin County Community Alliance


Conference registrations cancelled less than 60 but more than 30 days before the event will be refunded 50% of the registration fees. Registrations cancelled less than 30 days before the event will not be eligible for a refund.