Richmond Fellowship (RF) is a mental health charity founded in 1959 by Elly Jansen. It is a leading specialist provider of mental health services in England, working with nearly 9,000 people towards the achievement of the best possible quality of life for each individual. With over 120 Services across the country, RF offer’s a wide range of housing, care, employment and community support services.
RF’s mission is to encourage, support and challenge people with mental health problems on their recovery journey. For over 50 years RF have pioneered and practised their belief in social inclusion and recovery, and are now one of the biggest voluntary sector providers of mental health care in England.
In 2011 became part of the RF Group. 2Care also offers mental health services with accommodation and 2Care’s services are now integrated into RF’s operating structure, although it maintains an independent subsidiary Board of Directors & Trustees.
Richmond Fellowship (RF) is a registered charity, a company limited by guarantee and a Registered Provider of social housing (RP).
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