Q. What is a clubhouse?

A. “Clubhouses offer people living with mental illness opportunities for friendship, employment, housing, education and access to medical and psychiatric services in a single caring and safe environment – this social and economic inclusion reverse the alarming trends of higher suicide, hospitalization and incarceration rates associated with mental illness.” – Clubhouse International


Located in downtown San Diego, C2C is based on… Vieux Carré. Translated from the French language, Vieux Carré infers the center of the community or central market, where connections are made. C2C is a place to gather, connect and be enriched.

C2C is established with five principles:

  • Socialization: Engaging activities of enrichment offered and led by members
  • Health: Mind and body
  • Housing: Locate housing from emergency to permanent housing
  • Employment: 100% active job seekers with individual, placement and support job services including NAMI San Diego Tech CAFÉ internet and computer use areas
  • Benefits: Health coverage. Income qualification support. Voter registration.


101 16th Street San Diego, CA 92101


Email: c2c@namisd.org

Phone number: 619 776-8605

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/namisdc2c