To provide all persons who have a serious mental illness the opportunity for growth recover and inclusion in their community through evidence based psychiatric treatment and substance abuse services, access to the supports and services of their choice, so that they may enjoy a quality of life that facilitates personal growth and achievement.
Recovery refers to the process in which people are able to live, work, learn and participate fully in their communities. For some individuals, recovery is the ability to live a fulfilling and productive life despite a disability. For others, recovery implies the reduction or complete remission of symptoms. Science has shown that having hope plays a very important integral role in an individual’s recovery.President’s New Freedom Commission on Recovery