Clubhouse Program on the Chopping Block – NC Public Radio — North Carolina Public Radio WUNC

One of the unseen consequences of mental illness is how it can isolate people. One type of program for people with mental health problems attempts to address this isolation–clubhouses. North Carolina has eight clubhouse programs. They’re places where adults with severe mental illnesses can find community while getting help. And the clubhouses have one of the best records for keeping people out of hospitals and helping them re-integrate into society.

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