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Program Name: Juniata County Friendship Club
Year the Program was Started: 2000
Public Contact Person: Amlia Cramer
Address: 2 Cedar Street
P.O. Box 209
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Telephone #: 717-436-2077
Fax #: 717-436-6871
Email Address: jcfc@countryilink.net
Program Category: Drop-in Center
Target Participants:
Adults
Program Setting:
Other
Annual Program Budget: $40,000-$70,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: 1-2
Paid Part-Time: None
Volunteers: 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, Other
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: learning to work together,to rebuild lives, learn responsibility and respect for others aswell as ourselves. Learning to budget and prioritize daily life routines, building friendships, support for others. The strength of building Team Committees and Management Team provides us with a more stronger Consumer-run Non-Profit Organization. Educating ourselves as well as others that WE AS CONSUMERS DEALING WITH MENTAL ILLNESSES CAN LIVE LIFE TO ITS FULLEST! We see others as the individual not as the diagnosis.
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? No
Program Mission Statement: We do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected characteristic. We strive to provide support, friendship, education and understanding of consumers and provide structure and meaning in each consumers lives.

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