Hope Clubhouse of Southwest Florida, Inc.
- Advocacy & Human Rights
- Crisis Support
- People with Disabilities
Location3602 BroadwayFort Myers, FL 33901 United States
Hope Clubhouse is a Community of support for adults living with a mental illness which provides opportunities for paid employment and access to education, housing , and wellness.
Hope Clubhouse is a membership community built on a work ordered day that emphasizes shared responsibilities between members and staff. This proven model aids in building healthy relationships, communication skills, and trust. Hope Clubhouse has supported nearly 700 members over the last ten years. Services are provided Monday through Friday from 830 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Additional support is provided on some weekday evenings, each Saturday, and holidays.
Prior to COVID-19, persons with mental health issues were already at greater risk of unemployment, food insecurity, housing instability. Multiple public health sources have confirmed that COVID-19 and the resulting economic impact created new or worsening barriers for people already suffering from mental illness. Individuals who have mental illness and their families need the unique resources of Hope Clubhouse now more than ever.