Fountain House has received numerous accolades for its uniquely effective community-based mental health recovery model. Its pioneering approach has also been recognized as an evidence-based model by the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and is part of their National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices.
2014 –Marty Smith Memorial Award by the New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services
2013- National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare’s Award of Excellence for education programming (First Prize)
2011- Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (formerly NARSAD) Productive Lives Award
2001- Lilly Reintegration Award for Social Support and Rehabilitation (First Place)
1999- American Psychiatric Association Gold Achievement Award for Exemplary Community Programming
1996- National Alliance on Mental Illness Rehabilitation Program of the Year Award