Phoenix Houses of New York Supports the 2013 NAMI Walk

Monday, June 24th, 2013

Phoenix Houses of NY's clients & staff join the 2013 NAMI Walk at Eisenhower ParkPhoenix Houses of New York staff and clients from our Brentwood and Springfield Gardens Community Residences attended the Long Island/Queens NAMI Walk at Eisenhower Park on Saturday, May 11. Phoenix House is proud to join and support the walk each year to raise awareness and help overcome the challenges of mental illness. Even in the rain, our clients were eager to participate to help stamp out the stigma; participating in healthy exercise at the park, enjoying peer camaraderie, friends and family.

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental health problems. For more on NAMI, click here.

Phoenix House Brentwood Campus’ Mental Health Community Residence provides restorative services to clients with mental health problems. We help clients return to the community, capable of sustaining a healthy, independent, drug-free lifestyle. Personalized Recovery Oriented Services (PROS)/ Foundation for Integrated Recovery Services and Treatment (FIRST) Program is a flexible, recovery-oriented outpatient mental health program for individuals with severe and persistent mental illness, most of whom also have substance abuse disorders. We offer a safe, supportive base in the community for clients to receive treatment services and engage in goal-oriented rehabilitation.

Phoenix House’s Springfield Gardens Mental Health Community Residence serves individuals struggling with co-occurring substance abuse and mental health issues. Our residential programs provide comprehensive treatment within a safe, structured, and supportive living environment. We focus on stabilizing acute symptoms of mental illness and helping our clients develop the skills necessary to lead healthy, drug-free lives.

Find out more about the programs and services offered at Phoenix House, or call our toll-free number today: 1 888 671 9392. 

 

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