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1902

Construction of the Victorian Home Completed

Designed by Franck Wolfe and Charles McKenzie, construction of the house was completed

1950

Welcome to Pine Manor

The house is converted to a guesthouse called, Pine Manor

1958

Welcome to Beacon House

Beacon House begins, as a group of concerned citizens come together to develop a non-profit organization, providing a safe environment for those seeking sobriety

1961

The Beacon House Acquires Pacific Grove, CA Property

Beacon House acquires the property through the benevolence of Samuel F.B. Morse, Founder and President of the famed Pebble Beach Company

1964

Non-Profit Status Achieved

Beacon House earns its official accreditation as a not for profit organization

1970’s

A Time of Transition

Beacon House transitions from a social model sober living facility, to a structured model of treatment facility

1990’s

The Carriage House

Renovation of the Carriage House at the Pine Avenue house is completed, to this day, AA meetings and special events are held in this historic structure

2000

Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)

CARF accreditation achieved

2010

Beacon House Welcomes New Executive Director & CEO, Phyllis Meagher

Phyllis Meagher, MBA, FACHE, CADC, CEDS brings her 30+ years of experiences in the addiction and mental health treatment field and takes leadership role at Beacon House

2010

Remodel of Pine Avenue Property Completed

The Beacon House Pine Avenue location in Pacific Grove is fully remodeled to protect and preserve the historical elements of the house

2010

More Programs Offered

Incorporation of additional evidence based treatments, enhancing clinical treatment services

2011

Pine Avenue Location Expands

The Beacon House inpatient program increases its number of beds from 16-22, in turn, allowing to take in more residential patients

2011

Outpatient Services Launched

Full and half day outpatient programs are developed

2011

Incidental Medical Services Licensing

Beacon House adds an Incidental Medical Services License to the subacute detox and residential license

2012

Beacon House Debuts its “Beacon of Light” Newsletter

Distributed to Alumni, practitioners, community partners and leaders, Beacon House launches a new electronic newsletter, this newsletter is also featured via www.beaconhouse.org

2012

Welcome to the Beacon House Administration Offices

Welcome to the Beacon House Administration Offices

2013

Beacon House Awarded Non-Profit of the Year

The Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce awards Beacon House as Non-Profit of the Year during their Annual Dinner & Awards reception at the InterContinental, The Clement Hotel in Monterey, California

2013

Beacon House Launches Full-Service Outpatient Services

Across the hall from the Lighthouse Avenue Administration Offices, Beacon House expands and launches their outpatient services

2015

Beacon House Debuts Innovative Surfing & Ocean Activities Experiential Program

Beacon House Alumni and former professional surfer, Darryl “Flea” Virostko heads up new program alongside, Carmel Surf Lessons Owner & Surfing Instructor, Noah Greenberg, MSW, LCSW

2017

Beacon House Expands Reach to Assist Military & Veterans

Coverage at Beacon House is expanded to include UnitedHealthcare Military and Veterans health care as a part of TRICARE West

2018

Celebrating its 60th Anniversary

Boasting 200 discharges and 2,000 visits annually, Beacon House continues to help all that walk through their doors