Our News Archives for May of 2016

Harbor House Employment News

Published 05/12/2016

Twice weekly, Harbor House holds employment groups led by Career Development Coordinator Nijah M. (third from right, below). These groups focus on all aspects of job readiness for those seeking employment. Topics such as resumes, cover letters, interviews, job leads and barriers

My Recovery Story: Smith

Published 05/12/2016

Having a mental illness is a way of being unique. I, for example, was diagnosed with schizophrenia, and it’s given me a way to look at life differently. Now I appreciate the way my life looks. I’m able to withstand my illness with support from my family and friends. I learned to let all my emotions out, since it can only drag me down to hold it in. Expressing your emotions, as they say, can lift a weight off your shoulders.

Creativity at the Beach

Published 05/13/2016

We can’t think of a more relaxing place to be creative than at the beach. FHR’s Rhode Island region recently took a Studio 35 art trip, drawing inspiration from the ocean.

Studio 35 Has a New Look!

Published 05/26/2016

As Studio 35 has continued to grow and help many of the individuals in FHR’s programs in multi-facts of their lives, there has been a transition in Studio 35 as a program that offers not only creative art groups, but also organized community involvement, art shows, social, vocational, and coping skill development,