The Gathering Hope House Radio Show is a program produced by the members of the Gathering Hope House, a peer-managed mental health recovery center in Lorain, OH. Every Thursday afternoon, college students travel to the Hope House to produce an episode’s worth of stories about mental health, dealing with social programs, sharing songs, and working together to get better.
Our episode from April 18th discusses the upcoming vote on Issue 12, which will continue funding mental health programs in Lorain County. We also discuss how best to make people aware of when you’re having a breakdown or panic attack. We finish the episode with some biographies of famous individuals who dealt with Mental Health issues.
Our episode from March 21st discusses living independently, sleep problems, and medication.
Our episode from March 14th discusses opinions on healthcare reform, dealing with stigmas about mental illness, understanding, and an incredible spoken-word journey by hope-house member Daryll.