Just as the beautiful redwoods have a deep history in Humboldt County, so too does Humboldt House Lodge... once IT WAS A SCHOOL, THEN A hospital, AND ALSO A CARE HOME, it continues the heritage and tradition of caring for others.

Susan powell is an integral part of it's success. as owner and ADMINISTRATOR, Susan had a vision over a decade ago to continue the tradition of caring. determination has made her dream a reality, one she wants to share with the community.

Her extensive education and EXPERIENCE in the HEALTH care is vast:

  • Bachelor Of Science In Nutrition and Gerontology from Chico State University 1982.
  • Nursing and Associate Of Science Degree from Cochise College 1999.
  • She has been in the health care industry since she was 16 years old. 
  • Health and Nutrition Coordinator for Head's Start.
  • Worked for WIC at Fort Huachuca, AZ.
  • Taught Home Economics.
  • Over 17 years as a Registered Nurse.
  • Charge Nurse, Home Health Nurse, Tele-Health Nurse, for the Veterans Administration.

call today to schedule a tour of our facility; 707-601-5561.