Mission Statement

The mission of The Connection Project, Inc. is to walk with people on a journey towards recovery and wellness by building mutual relationships based on peer support principles. 


We are an organization of individuals with lived experience of mental health and/or

substance use challenges, and allies who aim to better the lives of peers

and to strengthen the wider community.


The Connection Project, Inc. endeavors to enhance community participation, provide individual and group support, and facilitate educational opportunities by

building on a foundation of mutual and intentional relationships.

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The Connection Project team is a group of dedicated people who all have lived experience with mental health and/or addiction.  The team consists of a Board of Directors, Executive Director, and many volunteers.  Our team is trained or being trained in Intentional Peer Support and many are Certified Peer Support Specialist through the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Consumer Affairs.

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The Connection Project is proud to be part of the great community of Norfolk, Nebraska! Please help support us and other area nonprofits with your generous contributions. Pass this along to others who might be interested also!

The Connection Project will also be giving cookies to all who donate to us from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM on Tuesday, May 25th! check out the Events tab at norfolkareabiggive.org !