The mural on 34th street was created in partnership with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH), Fountain House Gallery, lead artist Andrew Frank Baer, countless Fountain House members and artists, and the broader Hell’s Kitchen community.
Eight years ago, my daughter Jenn and I both embarked on very different journeys that would change our lives forever.
“Fountain House gave me a chance to identify with who I was and has lifted me up from depression and stress. The more I came in the more I started to see progress and opportunity”
By Ruvi Perumal
Fountain House was asked by the World Health Organization (WHO) to make a statement from the floor at this year’s World Health Day event at the United Nations headquarters in New York City on April 7, 2017. The theme of World Health Day in 2017 was Depression: Let’s Talk.
By Ruvi Perumal
“I love it here. When I walk through the doors of Fountain House I feel I am supported, accepted and loved. It is family to me and one of the major factors for the progress I have made in my life.”
I have had people and tools come into my life that have helped me get to the place I am today: a place of health and strength.
By Raj Basabathini
Check out what is happening at the Fountain House Farm at High Point in 2017.
By Cyrus Daniel Napolitano
The 22nd World Congress of the World Association of Social Psychiatry was held in New Delhi, India from November 30th through December 4th, 2016 with the theme of “Social Psychiatry in a Rapidly Changing World”.
Join Fountain House in welcoming its' third group of Executive Leadership Fellows for their first phase of training on Friday, January 20th. Jill Horan is from Wellspring Clubhouse in Pennsylvania, Jay Brubaker is from Circle City Clubhouse in Indiana and Johan Rydergard is from Fontanhuset Skondal in Sweden.
“I saw something different here. The people were hospitable. There was so much to do. In other programs all you did was group, group, group. You sat around all day talking about your problems. Fountain House helped me accomplish real things, like getting a job and being a productive member of society.”