Housing Coordinator, Los Osos Recovery Homes
Gus' passion is to be able to house individuals and restore them to the community by teaching and encouraging them on everyday living. He believes in empowering a person so they can become self-sufficient. Gus works closely with clients and meets them where they are at in their recovery. Some of the most valuable skills he helps clients develop are daily hygiene, laundry, grocery shopping, cooking, budgeting, volunteering, and verbalizing needs. Gus has an AA in Human Services and is a California State certified Drug and Alcohol counselor, with specialization in Addiction Studies and Co-Occurring Disorders. He is the coordinator for the Recovery Homes in Los Osos, an active member of the recovery community, and able to facilitate the 12-step model of recovery.