Our Staff

Beth SandersLCSW, LCAS, MAC, CCS
Founder and Executive Director

Hometown: Sidney, NY

Future Goal(s): Bring Hope Homes wherever there is a need, Run a marathon

Hobbies: Proud mama to 3 wonderful children, Hiking, Exercising, Scrapbooking, Movies, Music, Cooking

Experience: Beth has worked in the field of addictions and human services for over twenty years. She has a life long passion for assisting people in their journeys toward healing. Beth is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, with certifications in addictions counseling and supervision. She also has extensive training and experience in working with people with emotional and eating disorders.

Beth realized a long standing dream when she founded Hope Homes Inc. in 1996, and is amazed at the way the program has grown and evolved. Beth oversees program administration, admissions and supervision of staff, serves as referral liaison for many of the treatment centers Hope Homes collaborates with, works with the Board of Directors and continues to develop innovative programming to serve the continually growing Hope Homes Inc. community. She is committed to bringing the Hope Homes model anywhere there is a need for safe, sober communities. Additionally, Beth is a passionate advocate for recovery residence standards, serving as the current President of the National Association of Recovery Residences (NARR).

Why I Work for Hope Homes: "I feel called to create healthy recovery communities. There is no greater joy than seeing someone wake up to the beauty of their own life."

With Hope Homes since: 1996