Pay It Forward Program

We stand by our commitment to help heal our community. That’s why, at BCA, no one is turned away for lack of funds. We’re able to provide accessible healing in this way because of our Pay It Forward program; members of our community generously donate to help maintain our donation-based Drop-In clinic and support our community events .

If you’d like to make a contribution, in support of our efforts, you can pay-it-forward here,
or you can add it to your bill upon checkout; just ask the volunteer at reception.

Drop-in Clinic  Every Friday from 2 - 5pm
Resume on Sep 26 at Clubhouse in Oregon Park Senior Center at 1425 Oregon St (& Stanton St), Berkeley

* Everyone is welcome

* Pay-what-you-can

* No one turned away for lack of funds




Volunteers are the backbone of BCA. If you would like to get involved and support our efforts, please contact us. We are currently looking for Front Desk Support and Social Media Volunteer.

In exchange for your weekly four-hour shift, you receive a weekly acupuncture treatment (community room visit with standard intake), along with a generous discount on herbs, merchandise, and bodywork!

Front Desk Volunteer:

Responsibilities include communicating with practitioners and patients, answering telephone calls, booking appointments, filing medical charts and tidying the waiting room. Simple computer skills such as emailing and being able to quickly learn the scheduling program are required for this position.

Open shift: Friday 2 -6 pm & Saturday 8 am - 12 pm

Social Media Volunteer:

This position is a work-from-home or work-from-anywhere volunteer shift and a four-hour weekly commitment. This is for you if want to volunteer, but you need flexibility. Strong verbal and written skills (English) is preferred.