Polaris House is a clubhouse community dedicated to helping individuals recovery from mental illness. Located in Juneau, Alaska, Polaris House has over four hundred members. Staff and members work side-by-side to operate the clubhouse, helping members step into autonomy and recovery. Members participate in programs such as supported housing and transitional employment. Clubhouse membership is free and open to anyone with a history of mental illness.
How Pick.Click.Give. makes a difference
Pick.Click.Give. funds are used to support people living in Juneau who are in recovery from serious and persistent mental illness. Pick.Click.Give allows Polaris House to provide supports and services that are not funded through other programs. Supports include rental deposits, first month's rent, transportation to and from important healthcare appointments, travel to complete government program requirements and important social events, etc. Your generosity allows for greater attention to a marginalized population that lives in poverty and has little recourse to improve their own lives independently.