Cost-Effectiveness of the Clubhouse Model
Our Clubhouses provide communities around the world with a cost-effective solution for reversing the devastating impact of mental illness on society, and for helping people who live with mental illness achieve their full potential.
Recent studies show that Clubhouses achieve tangible results for members and their communities:
social return on investment
“Pathways Clubhouse participated in an independent review of the value created from funding and donations received. The study found that Pathways yields $14 in societal value for every $1 received. Fourteen to One!” Source: Success Markets, Inc.
people are reached
each year from 320+ Clubhouses in 34 countries.
One year of holistic recovery services are delivered to Clubhouse members for the same cost as a 2-week psychiatric hospital stay.
fewer hospital stays
as a result of membership in a Clubhouse program.
Criminal justice system involvement is substantially diminished during and after Clubhouse membership.
How Donations Are Used
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Clubhouses powerfully demonstrate that people with mental illness can and do lead productive, happy lives. Each Clubhouse we open touches +/- 500 people in need!
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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.
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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.