Clausen House 2019 Calendar of Events

Please mark your calendars to join us for the following events and activities in 2019: August 30, 2019 Agency Picnic Temescal Regional Recreation Area, 6500 Broadway Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618, 10am-3pm (for Clients, Staff & Invited Guests only) September 12, 2019 DSP Celebration Luncheon 650 Grand Ave., 1-3pm September 20, 2019 52nd Annual Art Show* […]... >> read more


In the late 1960’s options were limited for families of individuals with developmental disabilities. The choice was to keep their loved one isolated in the family home or institutionalized in one of California’s overcrowded mental institutions. Two Piedmont families, Dr. Edwin and Shirley Clausen and Helen and Ralph Pahlmeyer, were facing this stark circumstance for […]... >> read more

Heart of Gold – Clausen House’s 2017 Gala

Clausen House is pleased to announce that we are holding our 50th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at the beautiful Claremont Country Club. For more information, go to Heart of Gold.... >> read more

Art Show Showcases Clients’ Talents

Clausen House’s annual Art Show is a wonderful event that demonstrates our clients’ talents and abilities. Produced under the guidance of our Adult Education & Activity Program, the Art Show shares with the community the artistic talents of our participants. Our clients prepare for the show over the course of the year in a variety […]... >> read more

Walk With Clausen House

We plan to conduct another Walk With Clausen House in October 2016.  Once again it will be held at Lakeside Park by Lake Merritt in Oakland, CA.  Please watch for upcoming announcements about registering, forming teams and joining the fun to help raise funds and awareness about the good work Clausen House is doing to […]... >> read more