This article from the International Center for Clubhouse Development defines the term "clubhouse" and discusses startup issues like obtaining funding, converting existing programs, hiring staff and other issues.
Andrew D. Schonebaum, Jeremy K. Boyd, and Kenneth J. Dudek. A Comparison of Competitive Employment Outcomes for the Clubhouse and PACT Models. Psychiatric Services, Oct 2006; 57: 1416 - 1420.
"ICCD is a global resource for communities creating solutions for people with mental illness. They help communities around the world create ICCD Clubhouses, which are community centers that give people with mental illness hope and opportunities to reach their full potential."