Sanford House at John Street for Men – Grand Opening

  It was an evening for friends, family and business colleagues to gather at Sanford House Addiction Treatment Centers’ newest facility. Located at 221 John Street, Grand Rapids, Michigan, the restored mansion will serve as a residential and non-residential addiction treatment center for men.   The Green family hosted a party to officially open the […]

Opening Doors to Mental Health – Please Join Us for an Open House!

  The Sanford House Team is pleased to invite you to an open house and conversation about mental health. We are partnering with i understand, a non-profit organization who’s mission is to support those who have lost a loved one by suicide or struggle with mental illness. i understand provides compassionate comfort to individuals and communities by: […]

We’re Not Lost We’re Exploring – Excursions with Kathy

  Sanford House Wellness Coach, Kathy Morrow, is always scouting out new places to encourage and excite our clients to challenge themselves physically. And when she heard that Blandford Nature Center was opening a new section to their trail map, she loaded up the van. The former Highlands Golf Club in Grand Rapids, Michigan is beginning […]

Join Us: The Sanford House Team is Growing…

  Sanford House at John Street is a residential and non-residential treatment facility for men. We are located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The masculine counterpart to Sanford House at Cherry Street, Sanford House at John Street captures the “town and country” atmosphere now signature to our Addiction Treatment Centers. Following the success of our facility for women in […]

Craftsmen & Artists – Restoring Men’s Addiction Treatment

  What does it take to realize a big vision? When the vision includes restoring historic homes to serve as addiction treatment centers? For Sanford House founders, Rae and David Green, it takes a small army of craftsmen and artists (and a bit of patience). Following the success of their Cherry Street location for women, the couple are building […]

Earth Day Communal Gardening at Sanford House!

  The women of Sanford House at Cherry Street took advantage of the gorgeous, sunny weather on Earth Day. Who could resist that blue sky? They “dug in,” got their hands dirty and helped beautify the grounds, planting petunias and a robust kitchen garden. Just being outside on a beautiful spring day has a healing […]

Sanford House Supports – i understand love heals – at Fundraiser

  Last night, i understand held a spring break themed, self-styled “fun’draiser” together with Maui Jim at the Grand Rapids Yacht Club in East Grand Rapids. And Sanford House was there to support board member and Sanford House Director of Operations, Alec Green and a great cause. The casual event, “Sunglasses at Night,” was well attended and everyone at the […]

Rapid Growth for Sanford House at John Street

  As our newest project continues, we are committed to keeping you in the loop. Have you heard? Sanford House Addiction Treatment Centers is restoring another one of Grand Rapids’ iconic mansions. This time it will serve as a men’s treatment facility. We will open in June 2017.   Rapid Growth And in case you didn’t see […]

Sanford House Management Staff – Say “Cheese.”

  Getting fourteen busy people to pose long enough to snap a winning, group photo is not easy (it’s like herding chickens…). But we gathered in the living room of Sanford House at Cherry Street last week to capture our management group.   From left (seated): Lynnel Brewster, Counselor; Marilyn Spiller, Director of Marketing; Kathy Morrow, […]

Love Is Where You Find It – The Best of Excursions Magazine!

Sometimes, love is found in places you don’t expect it to be. You round a corner and wham – it hits you like a ton of bonbons. Love is where you find it… We’ve pulled some articles on love in all its guises – Sanford House clinical director, Christine Walkons tells us that leaving your family […]