May Is Mental Health Awareness Month
Clubhouse International Celebrates Clubhouse Heroes: Stories of Gratitude
There simply are not enough resources today for everyone with a mental illness who needs help. It’s a crisis situation and the numbers are growing. We help start and grow Clubhouses globally where people can go to get their lives back.learn more
New Clubhouse Webinar Series — We Are Not Alone: Growing Stronger Together
Mattie: "A Clubhouse Is Invaluable to Anyone with a Serious Mental Disorder"
We continue to gather information to help Clubhouses set up Virtual Communities during the Coronavirus pandemic. Visit our dedicated Coronavirus Updates page for this week's updates, which includes some NEW Tips & Strategies for gradually re-opening your Clubhouse! Please email us for specific questions relating to your Clubhouse.
Many Clubhouses have maintained regular schedules and virtual Work-Ordered Days since closing. We've received some excellent examples of how these work for members. Click here for the Independence Center (Missouri) daily virtual Clubhouse schedule, and here for the daily schedule of San Antonio Clubhouse (Texas).
Over 400 people from over 100 Clubhouses in 20 countries attended Clubhouse International's World Seminar 2019 in Norway last September. The broad array of presentations and networking opportunities provided a rich learning opportunity for our global colleagues.
A Clubhouse is a free, community-based membership organization aimed at helping people living with mental illness around the world regain a respected place in society through work, education, wellness and community.
There is significant research substantiating the effectiveness of the Clubhouse model and the added benefits of Clubhouse Accreditation.
Clubhouses powerfully demonstrate that people with mental illness can and do lead productive, happy lives. Each Clubhouse we open touches +/- 500 people in need!
Help ensure that people living with mental illness in your area have a place to go and support to find jobs, education, housing and a new lease on life.
Imagine if you had a place to go where you felt accepted, understood, hopeful AND that helped you get a job, go back to school or find a home. That is what Clubhouses offer.