Founded in 1987, Club Nova is a 501(c)3 non-profit in the Chapel Hill – Carrboro area.


  • Serve people who have a serious mental illness, such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and major depression
  • Are a local community center / Clubhouse, not a clinical treatment program
  • Provide programs that are high quality, comprehensive & evidence-based
  • Consider Clubhouse participants as members, not patients or clients
  • Are not residential; however, we assist and support members in locating and maintaining housing of their choice in the community
  • Support a member in all areas of their care, including psychiatric, medical, social, and financial