New Clubhouse Webinar Series — We Are Not Alone: Growing Stronger Together
July 24, 2020

We are excited to announce the launching of a new live Webinar Clubhouse Training Series, entitled: WE ARE NOT ALONE: GROWING STRONGER TOGETHER

Join Our Next Webinar: Social Justice: How Your Clubhouse Can Make a Difference

Wednesday August 5, 2020 at 10:00am (EDT). Presented by: Fountain House, New York, and the New York City Clubhouse Coalition. For login details and more information, email

The WANA Webinar series will be run on a limited schedule during the summer. We will return to a more frequent schedule in September. Watch your email inbox for announcements of upcoming Webinars!


We are in the process of planning the topics for our next round of WANA Webinars. We would love to hear from you if you have ideas regarding timely and relevant topics for upcoming webinars. If you want to share an idea with us, please email us at:

The tenth webinar in our series was: Challenging Job Market? Time for Renewed Focus on Clubhouse Educational Supports! Presented by Fountain House, New York, Magnolia Clubhouse, Ohio, and Fonenehuset Rygge, Norway, Wednesday, July 8, 2020, 10:00 (EDT)Click here for the Webinar Video, and click on each of the links below for the PowerPoint presentations:

The ninth webinar in our series was: Sticking Together: Utilizing Social Programming to lift our spirits during these tough times. Presented by Alliance House, Utah and Putman Clubhouse, California, Wednesday June 17, 2020 11:00am (EDT). Click here and here for the Power Point slide presentations from this Webinar. Click here to view the video of the entire Webinar.

The eighth webinar in our series was: What about Work? How can we maintain our focus on work/employment in the current environment? Presented by: Independence Center, St. Louis, Missouri; Fontenehuset Bærum, Norway; Fountain House Stockholm, Sweden. Live stream on Thursday, June 4 at 10:00am (EDT). Click here to view the video of the entire Webinar.

The seventh webinar in our series: The ‘Hybrid’ Clubhouse: Integrating Traditional Onsite Clubhouse with New Virtual/Remote Clubhouse Innovations, was presented on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, 10:00am (EDT), by Mosaic Clubhouse, London, England and Academy at Glengary, Florida, USA.

  • Click here to view the video of the entire Webinar
  • Click here for the Mosaic Clubhouse PowerPoint presentation
  • Click here for the Academy at Glengary PowerPoint presentation
  • Click here for the Academy at Glengary ‘Hybrid Clubhouse’ brief video clip

The sixth webinar in our series: OUR VALUES: What is our Clubhouse community learning about ourselves? Our Standards? Our relationships? Our flexibility? was presented on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 10:00am (EDT), by the members and staff of Progress Place Clubhouse, Toronto, Canada.

The fifth webinar in our series: Beginning the Process of Re-Opening Our Clubhouses: Hearing from Clubhouses, was presented on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, 10:00am. Moderator: Anita Brix Lambaek, Clubhouse International. Clubhouse Panel: Clubhouse De Waterheuvel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Fontenehuset i Oslo, Oslo, Norway; Gateway, South Carolina, USA; and Phoenix Clubhouse, Hong Kong, SAR, PRC.

The fourth Webinar in our Series: How are We Doing? Clubhouses Gathering Data with our Worldwide Surveys During this Pandemic, was presented on Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 11:00am (EDT). It was introduced by Michael Hamlin, Fountain House New York. Panel: Lee Kellogg (Clubhouse International), Lori D’Angelo (Magnolia Clubhouse), Francesca Pernice (Wayne State University), Kevin Rice (Fountain House New York), Guido Valentini (Club Itaca Roma). 

The third Webinar in our Series: VIRTUAL WORK-ORDERED DAY: MAKING IT WORK FOR YOUR CLUBHOUSE! was presented on Wednesday, April 29, 2020, 10:00 am (EDT) by Genesis Club, Worcester, Massachusetts. This Webinar provided practical suggestions for creating a strong work day during this time of physical distancing, including: daily schedules, unit meetings and agendas, work-mediated relationships, types of work, and how towork “side by side” when we’re not in the same building.

The second Webinar was presented by Clubhouse International on Thursday April 23 at 11:00 am (EDT). This session was entitled, HOW CAN MEMBERS CONTINUE TO MAKE A MEANINGFUL CONTRIBUTION TO OUR CLUBHOUSES DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS? Presenters included: Jack Yatsko, Clubhouse International, Moderator, Stine Gjerdalen, Fontenehuset Gjørvik, Norway, Paula Boyd, Putnam Clubhouse, California, and Mary Rogers, The Carriage House, Indiana.

The first Webinar was presented by Fountain House New York on Thursday April 16 at 10:00 am (EDT). This session was entitled, STAYING SOCIALLY CONNECTED WHILE PHYSICALLY DISTANT.

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