Charterhouse promotes wellness through teamwork, collaboration and relationship building. Charterhouse is a psychosocial rehabilitation day program for adults diagnosed with a serious mental illness. The program is based on the Clubhouse Model where there is a culture of community and recovery for all of its members.
Member colleagues (program participants) work side by side with staff and are involved in every operational aspect of the Clubhouse. Members have the opportunity to participate in the following:
Being part of the welcoming committee
Engaging in maintenance activities
Engaging in member outreach and community relations
Preparing and serving lunch
Serving as the Clubhouse receptionist
There is an emphasis on helping interested members access employment services, educational opportunities and affordable housing. Charterhouse also offers social and recreational activities that promote lasting relationships and supports.