House of Hospitality is a short-stay residential care unit for clients with acute symptoms of mental illness. Clients are referred through Saint John of God Centre and discharged back through the same centre.The unit is recognised by the Ministry of Health and Population as a psychiatric referral unit for the northern region of Malawi with a population of over 1.5 million people.

Referring agencies to the Saint John of God Community includes;

  • Government Hospitals through Mental Health Co-ordinators
  • CHAM units
  • Traditional Healers
  • Private Health Institutions and others

The following are services provided with highest professional standards and the values inherent in the life of Saint John of God;

  • Treatment and management of psychiatric problems
  • Rehabilitation
  • Counselling
  • Social support and community integration
  • Education on nature of illness and medication process
  • Clinical and nursing care on 24 hour basis
  • Pastoral Care and Advocacy