A community of friendship and support for people recovering from severe mental illness.
Go-Getters is a voluntary community of friendship providing sanctuary and support to adults recovering from substance abuse and/or severe mental illness on the Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland:
-room, board, and residential guidance
-day activities for skills and recreation
-crisis intervention and respite care
-case management and counseling
-outreach support to homes and work places
-trainings to enhance the larger community's sensitivity to mental illness
Go-Getters goal is to advocate for and encourage the clients of our community to develop self-sufficiency, interdependence, and maximized potential. Services are offered to those willing to work toward recovery - on the members' chosen turf and time, regardless of the nature of the mental illness or co-occurring substance abuse history.
Health Home services are provided to all members. Counselors are trained in basic medical care and will help members manage their chronic medical illneses.