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Program Information
Program Name: Our Place, Inc.
Year the Program was Started: 2001
Address: 205 Max Luther Drive
Huntsville, AL 35811
Telephone #: 256-746-4145
Email Address: our.place@knology.net
Program Category: Drop-in Center
Target Participants:
Young Adults, Adults, Older Adults
Program Setting:
Program Owned or Leased Facility (leased store front, community residence)
Annual Program Budget: $70,000-$100,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: None
Paid Part-Time: 3-5
Volunteers: 10-20
Consumer involvement in the program
Number of staff members and volunteers who are consumers: Majority
How often do consumer staff and volunteers participate in program decisions? Always
Number of administrators or board members who are consumers: Majority
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available: Program brochure, Guides/Manuals
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: "Our Place is a drop-in center where adults with chronic mental illness come together to experience peer support, socialization, and recreation in a nonclinical environment."
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? No
Program Mission Statement: To promote realistic recovery based on respect, relationships and responsibility through socialization, peer support and recreation

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