The Pointe



Stigma is the reason most people don’t talk about their personal experiences with mental health challenges. Stigma is discrimination.

People and families with mental health challenges are often discriminated against because of negative and incorrect believes that society has.

Become a member of The Pointe and help us educate our community and erase the stigma.

The POINTE is a member-oriented activity center that is run by and for our members. Join us and bring your fresh ideas.

Member Activities:

  • Socialization
  • Pool League
  • Dances, Karaoke Nights
  • Watch TV
  • Movie Nights
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Jewelry Making
  • Advocacy Groups
  • Day Trips
  • Grocery Shopping
  • Exercise
  • Card & Game Nights
  • Bingo
  • Dinner, Cooking, Baking
  • Shower & Laundry Facility

What Is A Drop-In Center?

Drop-In Centers were created to provide a place for consumers of mental health systems to provide peer support and socialization with other who have similar lived experiences.

Drop-In Centers are nonjudgmental in nature and give consumers a place to feel safe, secure and “at home”.

Drop-In Centers offer a feeling of belonging and self-worth. Every Center is different and its own personality and membership makeup. Some offer a more structured environment than others. Quite often as a center grows it goes through stages and changes in its program structure and what it offers, according to the membership needs. Drop-in centers are consumer run and managed.

Drop-in centers give consumers the opportunity to develop through options that support personal growth. We encourage good socialization skills, support, sharing, and the freedom to participate without stigma and discrimination. Drop-in centers help keep mental health consumers stabilized in recovery.



11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The Pointe

259 Seneca Street 

Oil City PA 16301 

(814) 676-1009

Fax (814) 676-0126