Our Mission

Fountain House is dedicated to the recovery of men and women with mental illness by providing opportunities for our members to live, work, and learn, while contributing their talents through a community of mutual support.


What We Do

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 

For people with mental illness everywhere to achieve their potential and be respected as workers, neighbors and friends.

Awards + Recognition

BBB Accredited Charity

Our Global Partners

World Health Organization

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