Buckelew News

The People of Bucklelew; meet Charles Boomer

posted: Wednesday, February 13, 2019
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} We are graced with a dedicated staff and crew who care deeply about their clients, their work and the the world at large. We'd like to introduce you to Charles Boomer.. "Hello! Happy N ..

Loving his Independence in Sonoma

posted: Friday, February 08, 2019
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} Judah is a 31 year old man who is diagnosed with schizophrenia. His divorced parents were very involved in seeking different treatments for him from a variety of national sources. Dependent upon ..

BES Success Stories

posted: Monday, November 20, 2017
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} What impact does our livelihood have on our mental heath and wellbeing ? Jackson spent most of his time playing video games and feeling disconnected until he trained with Buckelew Employment Serv ..

Carrie's Story

posted: Thursday, November 17, 2016
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} Carrie’s life looked perfect. She had a loving husband and two beautiful daughters. “I was a PTA mom. But when I got home at night, I couldn’t stop drinking. I was not a normal p ..

Celebrating Thanksgiving at MAIL

posted: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} On November 16th, our Marin Assisted Independent Living Program (MAIL) gathered for their annual Thanksgiving Celebration at a Buckelew home in Terra Linda. Clients and their families were treated ..

"I'm Me Again!" - Nino's Story

posted: Saturday, September 03, 2016
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} When Nino, now 27, started college eight years ago, things quickly started spiraling out of control for him. “We knew something wasn’t right. We just didn’t know what it was&rdqu ..

Check out our new video!

posted: Monday, July 11, 2016
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} At the MarinScapes Gala in June, we were proud to premiere our new video "The Many Faces of Buckelew Programs - Stories of Hope and Recovery". This video features seven courageous people sharing t ..

Spotlight on Residential Support Services: Karen's Story

posted: Wednesday, November 25, 2015
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} When 25-year-old “Karen” came to Buckelew Programs 10 months ago, she had been hospitalized multiple times and was struggling with psychosis, depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts. ..

Hayly's story

posted: Thursday, August 20, 2015
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} "I have mental illness, but I don’t want mental illness to have me.” Hayly is one of those naturally funny people, with a warm and infectious laugh, and full of energy. Talking t ..

Read Rick's Story

posted: Thursday, May 28, 2015
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} “Whatever happened, God did it. Because I couldn’t have done it myself.” Rick, 67, has a twinkle in his blue eyes, proudly wears his Marine Corps cap, and has grown an impre ..