Happy Holidays from BACS! Our staff and their families celebrated the holidays together and gave thanks for our wonderful community. This year, we are grateful for our community partners, whose work supported our shared vision of making the Bay Area a better place to live; for our participants, whose dreams and goals we can support; […]
Last winter, our donor community sent BACS over $180,000. Here is how you made a difference, and how you can do it again. Donate today, and have an impact.
Thank you to our community members and artists who attended Health Through Art’s ‘Roving Art Exhibit’ at BACS’ Towne House Wellness Center! The pieces of art on display are entries from Health Through Art’s Bi-Annual Contest. Artwork was created by all ages, races, and skill levels to bring you positive messages.
Kaiser Permanente Awards BACS a Grant to Bring Healthy Living to Our Supported Independent Living Sites! BACS was awarded a $20,000 Healthy Eating, Active Living grant by Kaiser for our Supported Independent Living Houses for people living with behavioral health needs! This will enable us to invest in our housing sites with healthy activities so that […]
Simply the Basics – Our Newest Partner! Simply the Basics is partnering with BACS! Simply the Basics donated more than 150 hygiene kits, as well as feminine hygiene products and laundry detergent! These products are so critical to the homeless participants we serve who have no other alternative to basic hygiene care when surviving on […]
Daniel and Gina, 70 and 60 years old respectively, came to BACS in need of serious help. They were homeless, and did not have access to food, medications, or other services. Through the collective efforts of our dedicated teams in three programs, Daniel and Gina are no longer homeless and are receiving the services they […]
Board of Directors Accepting Applications BACS is excited to announce that our Board of Directors is now accepting applications! Our mission is to uplift under-served individuals and their families by doing whatever it takes. BACS is the leading provider of recovery-oriented behavioral health services. We operate the largest program to end homelessness in the Bay Area, […]
BACS is excited to announce that our Board of Directors is now accepting applications! Our mission is to uplift under-served individuals and their families by doing whatever it takes. BACS is the leading provider of recovery-oriented behavioral health services. We operate the largest program to end homelessness in the Bay Area, which sees more than 80% […]
BACS’ services are always expanding, and we are recruiting! We are hosting a job fair to bring in talented staff. Friday, August 12th, from 1:30 to 6:00 p.m. 629 Oakland Ave, Oakland, CA 94611 (Towne House Wellness Center) Join us for delicious food, job opportunities, and same day job offers.
Program Anniversaries BACS is pleased to celebrate the two program anniversaries this month: the 5 year anniversary of Oakland Project Connect, and the 3 year anniversary of IPS Supported Employment! Oakland Project Connect opened in 2011 to fill a crucial need in the community: outreach, housing and financial support, mental health and case management, substance use, and primary […]