Annual Report 2015
Twenty years after the arrival of its first resident, Hopewell is among the leading therapeutic farm communities in the country. The “Hopewell Model” of holistic mental health care is based on a combination of...
“I came to Hopewell thinking that I am defined by my mental illness. By being here, I became aware that I am so much more than that,” says Dana, age 24.
Dana arrived at Hopewell in late August 2015 after a two-week hospitalization. “I felt like I could finally breathe again. It was like a breath of fresh air, literally.”
In 2013, Dana graduated from Mount Saint Joseph University in Cincinnati with a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts. She had a particular passion for fabrics and textiles, and did a great deal of fabric dying and screen printing.
November 10, 2015
The Hopewell Volunteer Program may be one of the most rewarding experiences of one’s life. Volunteers get to live in-residence at the Hopewell therapeutic farm and work ... Read More
November 02, 2015
Hopewell, a therapeutic farm community located in Mesopotamia, OH, announced today it received CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accreditation. H... Read More
October 20, 2015
More than two million people in the United States have a diagnosis of schizophrenia, and the treatment for most of them mainly involves strong doses of antipsychotic drugs tha... Read More