Oxford House Recovery Housing
Oxford House is a worldwide network of over 1500 mutual-help addiction recovery homes. They system is self-sustained in that there are no professional staff, and residents share the expenses, administrative responsibilities, and house upkeep.
Peer Support Groups
One type of community in which CERT examines engagement is the peer support community, also known as mutual-help. These are groups in which people experiencing challenges in life help other people experiencing similar challenges.