The mission of A Place For Hope: Recovery & Wellness Center is to provide a safe, enriching and supportive recovery environment for adults living with a serious and persistent mental illness or serious mental illness to build social relationships, promote peer mentoring, improve health outcomes, and provide educational opportunities to lead a successful integrated life in the community.
Supportive environments foster participation in health and enable people to expand their capabilities and health self-reliance. (World Health Organization, 1986)
Meaningful activity affords members the opportunity to regain a positive identity, including a sense of purpose and value.
Volunteer peer mentors, people with personal experience of recovery from mental health difficulties, are available to support members through the recovery process.
Members are provided with opportunities to attend conferences and training’s in the community. Guest speakers, on a variety of topics, often visit the club.