become a member


To be eligible for membership, an applicant must:

  • Have a mental health diagnosis (schizophrenia, bipolar depression, anxiety, PTSD, etc.)
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be following a treatment plan (psychiatrist, therapist, case worker, etc.)

To be considered for membership, the following documents must be submitted:

  • A Clubhouse Membership Application;
  • A completed Referral Form, current or updated within last 90 days, signed by a psychiatrist, therapist, case worker etc.
  • Supplemental (optional) information: Photo identification, proof of residency, proof of income.


To apply for Membership at Austin Clubhouse, follow these simple steps:

  • Call 512-925-5877 to schedule your tour of the clubhouse Monday-Friday @ 11:00 AM.
  • Currently due to COVID-19 we are hosting all tours virtually via Zoom Info Sessions, Click Here To Register.

  • After your tour, you will receive a New Member Application Packet and be invited to join us for lunch at noon. Complete the application at your convenience, along with the Referral Form signed by your mental health treatment provider.

  • Schedule a New Member Orientation any Monday @ 3:00 p.m. You will need to bring your completed application and signed referral form to the orientation.

  • Finally, we will review your application, talk about your goals and answer any questions you may have.