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Dynamic Merger in Alameda County

East Bay Community Recovery Project Joins LifeLong Medical Care’s Family of Services   Partnership offers a fuller array of medical and behavioral health services   BERKELEY, CA – East Bay Community Recovery Project (EBCRP) has joined LifeLong Medical Care’s family of services. The partnership allows LifeLong Medical Care and EBCRP to offer a fuller...

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Upcoming Health Fair

Join EBCRP wellness staff on Thursday, June 21st from 1-4pm as they host a health fair designed to help inform, uplift and connect you with services tailored to meet YOUR needs. Topics include HIV/Hep C information and testing, tobacco cessation, nutrition, resources to combat homelessness and more. Snacks and light...

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Spring Newsletter

We are always looking for ways to connect people with services in Alameda County. Our newsletter provides a snapshot of some of the different programs at EBCRP and gives a few ways to connect with us; whether through social media, our website, or a good, old-fashioned telephone. Click below for...

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Egg Hunt for Project Pride

Project Pride staff and interns do such a great job with traditions. None is sweeter than watching the babies in arms and toddlers search for colored eggs while everyone also enjoys a picnic. The hallmarks of Project Pride; traditions, continuity, community and fun provide a safe way for moms to...

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New Group for Families

Our Criminal Justice and Reentry programs are please to announce two new groups that meet at the same time; one to serve individuals recently incarcerated and the other to provide support to their families.  Click here to see a flyer including meeting times and locations.    ...

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Thank you Troop 224

EBCRP is lucky enough to benefit from a lot of volunteers, but this season marked the first time we were approached by the Boy Scouts of America. An aspiring Eagle Scout picked Project Pride to both raise funds for and build a lasting, redwood sandbox that is guaranteed to last...

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Re Entry Expo

We want to thank the Alameda County Sheriff's Office for putting together another ReEntry Expo at Santa Rita Jail yesterday. Jeffrey Heath, an EBCRP Outreach Specialist, attended for the first time and said his highlight was "bringing a sliver of hope to over 500 men and women". It's daunting to listen to...

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Welcome to Project Pride

[embed]https://youtu.be/RNOTOdk8ucY[/embed] Have you ever wondered what Project Pride looks like but didn't have time to schedule a tour? Check out this short video, highlighting our new construction building in Oakland offering residential substance use and co-occurring treatment to pregnant and parenting women.      ...

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The Passing of a Gentle Soul

Atindra Gibbs passed away on Saturday July 22, 2017.  He played an integral role on the EBCRP treatment team for 15 years. Atindra retired in 2016 with an intention to focus on his spirituality, his loved ones, and his health.   Atindra had such a positive impact on those he came in...

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Our Youngest Volunteer Makes a Big Impact

Katherine is an international student from Vietnam boarding at the George School in Philadelphia, Pa. While there, she competed for the Andrew Bourns Social Justice Student Grant and was one of two students selected to make a difference. The purpose of the Student Grant is to enable George School students...

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We Are Hiring Interns

EBCRP provides training for license track trainees as well as alcohol and drug certificate students. Students receive group and individual clinical supervision in each of their assigned treatment teams located at either the Oakland or Hayward sites, in either a residential or day treatment setting.   Weekly didactic training is also offered...

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May is Hepatitis Awareness Month

The month of May is designated as Hepatitis Awareness Month in the United States, and May 19th is Hepatitis Testing Day. During May, the Center for Disease Control and its public health partners work to shed light on this hidden epidemic by raising awareness of viral hepatitis and encouraging priority populations...

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Show your Giving Spirit May 4th

On May 4, 2017, East Bay Gives will celebrate the generosity of the Bay Area and benefit hundreds of nonprofit organizations in the East Bay, San Francisco and Silicon Valley. East Bay Gives is a 24-hour online giving blitz supporting Bay Area nonprofits working in the areas of arts and...

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Supervisor Richard Valle Is Kind

District 2 Supervisor, Richard Valle, showed he was serious about his constituents and his City when he contacted EBCRP and scheduled a meeting for April 5th. Supervisor Valle did exactly what he said he would do; learn more about our agency and mission, try to understand exactly what help we...

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Fatal Fire at 2551 San Pablo Ave., updated

Early Monday morning on March 27th, a fire broke out at a large, transitional housing program that housed over 60 men, women and children. The Oakland Fire Department is now reporting four fatalities. Early news reports incorrectly stated East Bay Community Recovery Project had programs and clients in the building and while we are thankful that...