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News from the House February 2023

Wow, has January flown by fast! Our Heartland House team, after celebrating the 2022 holiday season in our usual energetically festive fashion, has embarked on what we know will be an exciting 2023. Here is a snapshot of the biggies that lie ahead: Yet more...

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A Message from Jason Bustad, Hearland House Board Member

Greetings, I’m Jason Bustad and I have proudly served on the Board of Directors of Heartland House since 2005. I am a longtime San Diegan who joined our Board because I believe in giving back to my hometown. Our team at the House helps men in need of recovery, and...

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Surviving the Winter Blues 2023

Surviving the Winter Blues Happy New Year 2023 and kudos to all who celebrated the holiday season with their safety, sanity and sobriety intact. Your next mission: to skillfully experience the post-holiday calm and those cooler, darker and drearier days that can make...

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Staying Sober During the Holidays

  bHolidays can bring stress for many reasons. How do you stay sober? Twelve-step program guidance tells us that sober alcoholics and addicts can celebrate the holidays without drinking or drugging, provided they have developed a strong foundation of recovery and are...

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News from the House November 2022

Greetings from our Heartland House team! With the holiday season fast approaching, we’re checking in with an update on what we’ve been up to at the House….. For starters, thanks to everyone who made our 61st Anniversary Gala, held on October 1, a signal success. While...

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A Letter from Jeanne McAlister

A Letter from Jeanne McAlister

Greetings to our Heartland House friends, I am Jeanne McAlister, CEO of the McAlister Institute and a member of the Board of Directors of Heartland House. Much of my life – over 45 years, in fact – has been dedicated to helping people who are affected by Substance Use...

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News from the House July 2022

News from the House July 2022

Greetings from the Heartland House team! With summer upon us, we are checking in with the latest happenings at the House. Pandemic Update – Through faithful adherence to our specified preventive measures, Heartland House has operated for over two years – since March...

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Person-Centered Care at Heartland House

Person-Centered Care at Heartland House

How it Starts Working at Heartland House: Assessing Our Clients’ Needs To achieve the best results possible for our clients, Heartland House relies on person-centered care, meaning that we develop an individualized program of treatment to meet the unique physical,...

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News from the House – February 2022

News from the House – February 2022

Greetings, friends! As we approach the end of the second full year of the pandemic, our Heartland House team continues to perform our mission with high energy and unwavering persistence. We are delighted to announce that the landscape and hardscape enhancements to our...

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Letter from Jim Hutzelman

Letter from Jim Hutzelman

Greetings, I’m Jim Hutzelman, a member of the Board of Directors of Heartland House. I’m the Secretary of the Board and the Chair of its Fundraising and Community Presence Committee. I hope that everyone among our Heartland House family and friends is enjoying a safe...

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Employee Spotlight – Mike Nunez, Counselor

Employee Spotlight – Mike Nunez, Counselor

Mike Nunez is a success story that we at Heartland House tell with great pride. A graduate of inpatient and aftercare programs at our facility, Mike’s diligence and personable manner deeply impressed our staff. Shortly after Mike told his story of recovery to a packed...

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Donor Spotlight: Marge Binks

Donor Spotlight: Marge Binks

The mention of Marge Binks brings a smile to the faces of many at Heartland House. A friend of the House for several years, Marge joined its Board of Directors in 2014, and she currently serves as an advisory member. But around the House, Marge is known less as a...

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