Our Mission

Fountain House improves the lives of people living with serious mental illness by:

* Operating community mental health programs in New York City based upon Fountain House’s pioneering working community model that relies on the voluntary participation of its members,

* Developing innovative programs, research, and shared knowledge about recovery from mental illness,

* Collaborating with others to inspire and teach organizations around the world to use the Fountain House model, and

* Advocating for people living with serious mental illness to improve perceptions and practices. 


Our Vision 

Fountain House’s vision is that people with serious mental illness will live and thrive in society.

2014 Hilton Humanitarian Prize Winner

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