Terry's House

'The best place you never want to be'

Kim Powell cried the day she left Community Regional Medical Center’s antepartum unit for women who are experiencing trouble with their pregnancy. She didn’t want to leave, even though it meant she was going to be delivering her baby and getting off six weeks of bed rest.

Community security officer bakes for Terry's House families

Security officer Denise Weaver-Cantu spent part of her overnight shift baking pumpkin pie and her "gooey" pecan bars for about 30 residents that spent Thanksgiving at Terry's House on the campus at Community Regional Medical Center in downtown Fresno.

Terry's House: Through the eyes of the first guest

Nobody had a better reason to celebrate the opening of Terry's House than Yvonne Frear. She didn't know it, but it would be her home for the next eight months.


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Terry's House Tour

Take a tour of Terry's House through the eyes of its first resident Yvonne Frear whose husband was critically-injured patient at Community Regional Medical Center.

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The Story Behind Terry's House

Terry's House in Fresno, California allows families of critically ill or injured patients at Community Regional Medical Center to stay close in times of need.

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$100,000 from Wells Fargo helps four initiatives at Community Medical Centers

Wells Fargo & Company on July 28 announced a $100,000 grant to Community Medical Centers in support of initiatives at two of its acute hospitals in the Valley - Community Regional Medical Center and Clovis Community Medical Center.

UPS gives to Terry’s House

Terry’s House received $25,000 from the UPS Foundation to help families stay close to their loved ones receiving critical care at Community Regional Medical Center.

Terry’s House leaders honored as two of Community’s “Ultimate People”

When it comes to Terry’s House a lot of people are responsible for the successful campaign to build a home to help families of critically ill or injured patients stay close to their loved ones while they’re healing at Community Regional Medical Center. But two “ultimate” people stand out as leaders – Jim Christian and Jeff Kroeker – both successful businessmen with local construction companies who serve as Development Council co-chairs for Terry’s House.

Terry's House offers refuge for hundreds of families

Seeing the new building being built on Fresno and R streets on the way to their weekly doctor’s appointment piqued Jessica Albina and Gilbert Herrera’s interest – but they never dreamed it would become their home away from home when they most needed it.

Briscoe Family Foundation pledges $25K to Terry’s House

Thank you to the Briscoe Family Foundation for pledging $25,000 to Terry’s House. Terry’s House is a 17,000-square-foot, two-story home within walking distance of Community Regional Medical Center in downtown Fresno. This hospitality home aims to keep families close in their greatest times of need by providing an affordable, family-centered residence for families with loved ones receiving care at Community Regional.