To provide mutual support, self-help, advocacy, education, information and referral
services for individuals who acknowledge having significant problems in their lives
due to mental illness and who are seeking to take responsibility for their own growth
and recovery while supporting each other. We actively advocate for positive change
within the traditional mental health system.
123 4th Street NW, Charlottesville, VA 22903 (434)-979-2440
Hours of Operation:
Monday 12 noon—7 pm
Tuesday 12 noon—7 pm
Wednesday 12 noon—7 pm
Thursday 12 noon—7 pm
Friday 12 noon—10 pm
Saturday 12 noon—10 pm
Sunday 12 noon—7 pm
Want mental wellness on your terms?
We are a motivated group of mental health consumers that continuously strive to be
the best we can be regardless of our mental health challenges. They say that those
in a good place in their own recovery are often in the best place to reach out to
someone else needing to take their own journey of recovery. So come on in, be our
guest, have a look around. We also offer peer support, information, acceptance, individual
and group activities, and a warm and welcoming atmosphere. We are here for anyone
needing peer support recovery or information about the consumer movement.
To build a cohesive community of mental health consumers and providers.
To actively support the journey of recovery.
To always give service to our community and our peers.
To provide access to information and services.
To promote a caring, warm atmosphere where recovery is attainable.
All members and staff have been consumers of mental health services at different
points on their own path to recovery. We are peers in what is known as a the consumer
movement. Ones level of participation is determined by his or her own goals. Individuals
choose forms of assistance he or she need as they take part in the center”s community
of support and safety.