Like all alumni of Pacific Lodge, I had a troubled youth. Coming from a dysfunctional family that was deeply embedded in alcohol, I had the (nearly traditional) environment of the broken home, spending most of my life in juvenile halls, foster homes, boy’s homes, etc., Click here to read more...

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Larry A. Spicer, Doctor of Chiropractic,
Former Pacific Lodge Resident:

"Pacific Lodge has been one of the fonder memories I hold…they were there when I, as a troubled youth needed them."