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Fountain House Symposium and LuncheonOver $1 million was raised to support our community-based model that improves the lives of people with serious mental illness. Read More
Healthier Longer Lives for People with Serious Mental IllnessThe inaugural Healthier Longer Lives for People with Serious Mental Illness international conference was an extraordinary success. Learn More
Fountain House's vision is for people with mental illness everywhere to achieve their potential and be respected as workers, neighbors and friends.
The 16th Annual Fountain House Symposium and Luncheon on Monday, May 6th was a resounding success. We are pleased to announce that the event was sold out and attracted more than 600 attendees. We raised over $1 million to support our community-based model that improves the lives of people with serious mental illness.
The profound respect and gratitude Tashawna feels for Dr. Aquila, her doctor at Fountain House’s Sidney R. Baer Jr. Center for three years, are well merited. Since becoming his patient, she ended a fifteen-year cycle of hospitalizations that began when she was diagnosed with schizophrenia as a teenager.
Imagine if every town and every city in the world had a Fountain House, we will gradually be able to reduce the levels of stigma, see people with lived experience valued as community members, enhance recovery and overall health and wellbeing.
As a mental health professional and a teacher in South Korea, longing to see successful deinstitutionalization in our country, I will share this visit with my students, colleagues, and policy makers, so that we, as a country, can reassess our priorities and resources in mental health system in order to make meaningful progress toward deinstitutionalization, which would better serve people with mental illness in the end.