Register Now: Free Resilient Youth Workshops for Military Children

Shared in partnership with the Benson-Henry Institute at Massachusetts General Hospital: Resilient Youth Flier – Winter 2022 COVID-19, and its associated life disruptions have had significant impact on the psychological well-being of children and adolescents.  Youth are experiencing several acute stressors, including the shuttering of schools, social distancing and limited social connection, loss of daily

Columbia College Supports Veterans and Service Members

Columbia College Supports Veterans and Service Members

  Recently named by Military Times’ as a “Best for Vets: Colleges 2021”, Columbia College has been serving active and reserve service members, veterans, and military families for nearly 50 years. We’re invested in your success, with a dedicated military and veterans services center offering on-site and virtual services as well. We are proud to

ICP Graduate Program: Providing Post-Program Support

ICP Graduate Program: Providing Post-Program Support

What is the ICP Grad Program? Home Base’s overarching goal is to treat the whole person which includes our mind, body, and soul. With this in mind, we hope to keep you connected to the skills, and daily practices that you have learned and developed in the ICP, for you and family to incorporate in

Home Base adds CRAFT (Community Reinforcement and Family Training) to its program offerings

CRAFT, or Community Reinforcement and Family Training, is an evidence-based approach for family members who are concerned about their loved one’s substance use. Over eight sessions, family members will learn about substance use disorders and related clinical interventions, and will have the opportunity to practice more effective communication and behavioral strategies aimed at encouraging their

Pelicans Nest Golf Tournament Raises $256,000 for Home Base Southwest Florida

This November 8th, in honor of Veteran’s Day, members of the Pelican’s Nest Golf Club at Pelican Landing in Bonita Springs hosted their 6th annual golf tournament benefiting Home Base Southwest Florida.  The event raised a staggering $256,000 this year through golf registration fees, sponsorships, a raffle, online auction and generous donations.  Since 2016, this event

Helping Our Heroes Heal: Philip Krabbe’s Story of Hope and Triumph

Helping Our Heroes Heal: Philip Krabbe’s Story of Hope and Triumph

Meet SSGT Philip Krabbe: Marine Veteran and Home Base Intensive Clinical Program Graduate. In 2006, on one of several deployments to Iraq, Philip Krabbe’s team was nearly wiped out by a roadside bomb. As the platoon sergeant, Philip assessed the damage and began to pick up the pieces of his team, fellow Marines scattered on

Helping Our Heroes Heal: Bill Bastable’s Story of Hope and Healing

Meet CWO Bill Bastable: Navy SEAL Veteran and Home Base ComBHaT Program Graduate. Bill Bastable is a Retired U.S. Navy Chief Warrant Officer, Explosive Ordinance Disposal Technician. Bill spent much of his 21-year military career attached to the Navy SEALs, diffusing and clearing harbor mines. Deployed 7 times, and the recipient of a Silver Star,