Support group for persons with mental health problems and their relatives
Society was established on 14 th of November year 1997 thanks to initiative of the relatives of mentally disordered people.
The basic aim of the organization is to improve social, vocational and life skills of mental ill persons to become a functional member of society, as well as, to raise society’s awareness about mental health issues and to help families to cope with situation.
Society “Gaismas stars” offering:
Day care centre services
Support groups for families who has a mentally ill relative
Day care centre provides social rehabilitation services and possibility to spend free time purposefulness.
Social worker individual counseling and group therapy
Possibility to attend different studies: English, Norwegian, Latvian language, computer classes, art studies, sport activities, training kitchen.
Training programs “Life skills”, “Healthy life style”
Celebration fests together, attending cultural events, going to excursions and hiking