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Program Information
Program Name: Friendship Club (corporate name, Supported Employment Enterprises, Inc.)
Year the Program was Started: 1990
Public Contact Person: Mike Katz
Address: 4600 Samuell Blvd
Dallas, TX 75228
Telephone #: 972-365-8331
Fax #: 972-661-9754
Email Address: katzdami@tx.rr.com
Program Category: Drop-in Center, Employment, Recreation/Arts
Target Participants:
Adults
Program Setting:
Outpatient psychiatric treatment facility
Annual Program Budget: $10,000-$40,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: None
Paid Part-Time: 5-10
Volunteers: 3-5
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? Usually
Number of administrators or board members who are consumers: Some
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available: None
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: A social drop in center where people care about people that live with mental illnesses. We offer frienship, socialization, arts and crafts, games and reading. We operate a grill that our members cook and serve lunch for a modest donation of one buck. We hope that with the skills attained at the club that our members will be better prepared to enter job mainstream.
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? No
Additional Information: A social drop in center where people care about people that live with mental illnesses. We offer frienship, socialization, arts and crafts, games and reading. We operate a grill that our members cook and serve lunch for a modest donation of one buck. We hope that with the skills attained at the club that our members will be better prepared to enter job mainstream.

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